Frances H. Milliman
SPRING HILL, FLORIDA- Frances H. Milliman, 93, of 10440 Palmgrin Land, a former resident of 458 Indiana Ave., Olean and a former resident of Bolivar, passed away Friday, November 11, 2016 in Brookdale Senior Living Facility following a lengthy illness. Born on August 13, 1923 in Friendship was the daughter of Samuel and Donna Dodson Hess. Fran married Glen Milliman on March 3, 1946 in Friendship. Mr. Milliman preceded her in death on January 23, 2006.
Fran was a graduate of the Friendship Central School class of 1941 and received her Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Delhi in 1946. She was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church Olean and a member of the Grand Squares Square-dancing Club Wellsville. Fran was a volunteer at St. Francis Hospital and Olean General Hospital. Fran was a member of the Olean General Hospital Sewing Club and the Olean General Hospital Aux. She was known in Olean as the “Apron Lady”.
Surviving are four children: Kay (Frank) DeMarco, Rochester, Bruce (Tatiana) Milliman, State College Pa. Douglas (Connie) Milliman Baldwinsville NY, Gary (Karen) Milliman Spring Hill FL. Also surviving are ten grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and one Brother: Samuel Hess, Minneapolis Minn.
She was preceded in death by two brothers: Fairbanks Hess and Fay Hess and one step-sister: Isabelle Goff.
Friends may call at the Casey Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, 3128 Rt. 417W., Olean on Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 10A.M.-1P.M. Funeral and comital services will follow at 1P.M. Rev. Suzanne Block pastor of Christ United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery Bolivar.
Memorials to Christ United Methodist Church Building Fund, 633 Linwood Ave., Olean N.Y. 14760 or Olean General Hospital Aux., 500 Main St., Olean N.Y. 14760 would be appreciated by the family.