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Frances Imagene (Miller) Smithberger

March 9, 1936 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 84)

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Frances Imagene (Miller) Smithberger, 84, of Mansfield, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020.

Frances was born on March 9, 1936, in Canton, to Leonard F. and Elsie (Ammon) Miller. She enjoyed cooking, and loved to have family gatherings where she could spend time with her family. She also enjoyed gardening.

She is survived by children, Kathy (Ahab) Cates, John “Jake” Smithberger, and Sue (Rick Jones) Smithberger, all of Mansfield; grandchildren, Sherri Ramsey, Michael Hutzelman, Derrick, Savanah, Wayland Lewis and Gracie Jones, Elaine Lewis, Crystal Crockford, Johnny and Jacob Smithberger, David, Lester, Mark, and Andy Cains and Tina Williams; great-grandchildren, Ashley, Breeasia, Mark Jr, Asia, and Latasha Cains, Katelynn Morales, Andrew Jacobs, Corbin, Mercedes, and Alexis Crockford, Paysleigh Lewis, Grace and Harlin Markley, Ariena, Dathan Jr, Saniya, Nevaeh, Amya, and Solomon Williams, Lisa Jarrell, Joey and Jazymne Hutzelman, Liberty Dick, Chance Thompson, and Katelynne, Shyanna, Kristia, Levi, and Dylan Ramsey; great-great-grandchildren, Kysynn and Brenston Markley, Anastashia Morales, Gabriella and Jeremiah Jarrell and Baby Boy Zayden Andrew Ash; and siblings, Bonnie (Paul) Smith and Bob Miller, both of Canton.

Frances was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Smithberger, Sr.; daughter, Bonnie Caines; brothers, Leonard “Lucky” Miller, Bill Miller, and Jim Miller; and sister-in-law, Shirley Miller.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 25, 2021, at Mansfield Cemetery.

Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, 1106 Park Ave. East, Mansfield, is handling the arrangements.

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Graveside Service
June 25, 2021

11:00 AM
Mansfield Cemetery
389 Altamont Avenue
Mansfield, OH 44902

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