Frances "Frannie" Rae Endelmann, age 81, of Cool Ridge, WV, passed away at Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown, WV on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.
Born on September 18, 1936, at Raleigh, WV, she was the daughter of the late Elijah Frank Hart and Bernice Dobbins Hart.
Mrs. Endelmann was retired after over 30 years of service as a welder for Anchor Tool and Die Company in Cleveland, Ohio. She had made her home in Cool Ridge for the past 18 years.
Mrs. Endelmann was married to her husband, Jon, for 40 years, whom she loved and cherished with all of her heart. She loved spending time with her daughter and family.
Mrs. Endelmann also enjoyed shopping, listening to classic country music, her favorite song being "He Stopped Loving Her Today", and she also had a gift for decorating her home. Her fur baby, Molly, was her best friend and companion.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jon C. Endelmann, her son, Phillip Patrick Harford, and by siblings, Donald Hart, Ronald Hart, Norma Meador and Peggy Marshall.
Those survivors left to cherish her memory include a step sister, Shirley Francis of Cleveland, Ohio; her daughters, Pamela Smith and husband, Gary, of Crab Orchard, and Phyllis Johanna Levan of Concord, NC; grandchildren: grandson, Chuck Wiseman of Asheville, NC, granddaughter, Britani Crawford and husband, Michael, of Beckley, granddaughter, Kara Lazano and husband, Phillip, of Troutman, NC, grandson, Jamie Smith and fiancé,. Tiffany Jenkins of Beaver. Mrs. Endelmann was "GiGi" to great grandchildren, Emma Crawford, Ethan Crawford and Jackson Wiseman, all of Beckley. Five nieces and nephews also survive.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV in memory of Mrs. Frances Endelmann.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Private online condolences, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at www.roseandquesenberry.net.
Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home Shady Spring Chapel, 729 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring, WV.
Published on December 13, 2017