Frances V. Monninger, 82

SEPT. 22, 1930-FEB. 10, 2013

February 12, 2013

Frances Virginia Monninger, 82, of Hagerstown, Md., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at the Meritus Medical Center.

Born Monday, Sept. 22, 1930, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Thelma Bowers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Elwood Monninger Sr., in 1983.

She attended Hagerstown High School.

She was a retired employee of Trans Corp. and was of the Lutheran faith.

She is survived by her two daughters, Diana Mae Hoover of Clear Spring, Md., and Michelle Kay Michael of Zullinger, Pa.; two sons, Walter Elwood Monninger Jr. of Hagerstown, and Dallas Wayne Monninger of Clear Spring; four granddaughters, Shannon Monninger, Spring Roth, Morgan Monninger, Carlie Monninger; three grandsons, Samuel Monninger, Conner Michael, and Chase Michael; great-grandchildren, Wyatt and Mychaela Roth; and a special niece, Sara Scott of Hagerstown.

She was preceded in death by a stepson, Gary Lee Monninger; a sister, Beverly Blair, and brother, Charles Bowers.

Services will be held Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. G. Stanley Steele officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Interment will be at the Beaver Creek Cemetery, Beaver Creek, Md.

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

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