Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 8, 2013 11:23 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Frances M. Crowthers, 81, of Mount Vernon, passed away Jan. 6, 2013, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.

She was born April 29, 1931, in Mount Vernon to Frank A. and Alice B. (Elliott) Mehl.

Frances was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church and the 49ers Lunch Group.

She is survived by one daughter, Terry L. (Rick) Williams of Mount Vernon; two sons, Daniel (Victoria) Crowthers of Howard and David (JoEllynn) Crowthers of Mount Vernon; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill Crowthers; grandson, Michael Crowthers; and sister, Patricia E. Carpenter.

Friends may call Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, where funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Densie Marikis officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Frances M. Crowthers.

To share a memory or send a condolence to the family of Frances M. Crowthers, visit the funeral home website,

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