Frances Steele, age 90, passed away surrounded by her family on June 29, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Hospital in Wilmington, NC. She was born on September 17, 1926 in Eckhart Mines, Maryland to Charles and Julia(Koviak) Klosterman. She attended Saint Michaels School and graduated from Beall High School in 1944. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church in New Philadelphia Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband Charles A. Steele and her three brothers and four sisters. She is survived by her two daughters, Sandra Fritz and Pamela Duffy, her sister Marion Drees, her grand daughters Samantha Amorim, Jacqueline Fritz and Elizabeth Fritz and her great grand children, Luis Amorim, Marena Amorim and Jake Boggs. She was a remarkable and generous woman that dedicated her life to her family. She will be deeply missed by all those that knew and loved her. She will not be forgotten.A private celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Published on August 19, 2017