Frances L. Cromer, 92

NOV. 3, 1920-NOV. 30, 2012

December 01, 2012

Frances Lucille Cromer, 92, of Smithsburg, Md., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born Nov. 3, 1920, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Harry C. and Beulah M. Trumpower Lehman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Richard Cromer, on July 10, 1986.

She was previously employed by Boeing in Chester, Pa.

She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church.

Frances was a member of Potomac Fish and Game Club, North American Rod & Gun Club Auxiliary, B.P.O. Elks Lodge 378 Auxiliary and Cascade American Legion Post 239 Auxiliary.

She is survived by two daughters, Sharon Turner of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Lucinda Clevenger Cosens of Smithsburg; five grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Darris Allen, Martha Price and Virginia E. Grimm; and a brother, Robert I. Keedy.

Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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