SPRINGFIELD: Frances Reside, 88 of Springfield passed away Thursday morning, November 12, 2009 at St. Joseph’s Home in Springfield, Illinois to Joseph and Mary Huelsmann Stelte. She married John Reside in 1945; he preceded her in death in 1957. She was also preceded in death by her partnes, 3 sisters, and 3 brothers.
Frances spent her childhood in Pleasant Plains, IL, and worked at Kresge’s Dime Store before her marriage to John Reside. After being widowed at a young age, she raised a family of five children before returning to work. Frances worked for Lloyd’s Cleaners and fianlly the Illinois STate Department of Public Aid. She retired in 1994.
She is survived by 5 children, Mary (Mike) Adams of Springfield, John Mike (Melissa) Reside of Dewey, Arizona, Patricia (Raymond) Hollinshead, Robert (Joy) Reside and Daniel (Terry) Reside, alll of Springfield; 13 Grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and her dog, Katie. She is loved and will be missed by all.
Visitation will be from 3-5 pm, Sunday, November 15, 2009 at Staab Funeral Home with prayer service at 3 pm. Funeral Mass will be at 10 am, Monday, NOvember 16, 2009 at St. Agnes Church with Reverend Robert Jallas officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemtery. Memorial may be made to Right to Life or St. Joseph’s Home.
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