Coleman, WI – Frances A. Dehne, age 67, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2010, at her residence. Frances was born in Racine, WI, August 17, 1942, daughter of the late Herbert and Aileen (Nee: Van Bree) Mitzen.
Frances was united in marriage to William Dehne who preceded her in death, February 10, 2000. She was employed by Zayre’s for many years. In her younger years she loved bowling with her husband Bill, crafts and sewing. Frances was very involved with her daughters' Girl Scouts and the PTA. She loved her time camping up north with her friends so much so they eventually made it their home. She was always thankful for her great friends made in the community in the Brazeau area. Above all she was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her children, Christine Dehne of Racine, Lisa Fisher, Bill Dehne, all of Racine; her three grandchildren, Nicole (Jeremy) Aldert of Charleston, West Virginia, Jessica Fisher, Alexis Dehne, both of Racine; sister, Mary (Randy) Biesack of Racine; brother-in-law, Doug Cass of Janesville; many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Lou Cass.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2010, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Ralph Scherer officiating. Private interment will be held. Relatives and friends may meet Saturday at the funeral home from noon until time of service.
MARESH-MEREDITH AND ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888