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Thomas W. Ford, Supervisor



Frances M. (Ward) Baringer

August 8, 1921 ~ May 23, 2019 (age 97)
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Frances Margaret Baringer, 97, of Leola, PA passed away on May 23, 2019 at the Masonic Village in Elizabethtown, PA.  Born in Atlantic City, NJ on August 8, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Ward and the wife of the late Earl Baringer with whom she shared 49 years of marriage before his death in 2014.  She was a graduate of West Philadelphia High School and Taylor Business School.  She enjoyed Bingo, card playing, lottery tickets, and travelling. She is survived by four nephews and one niece; Richard Leroy Horn and wife Margaret; Robert Horn and wife Sharon; Paul Baringer and wife Susie; Joseph Baringer and wife Florence and niece Mary Baringer.  Frances was predeceased by her sister Caroline (Ward) Horn; her brothers Thomas and Charles Ward. 

She will be dearly missed by loved ones. 

Friends and relatives will be received Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 904 Mill Road, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Union Cemetery in Hellertown, PA on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.  Arrangements have been entrusted with the Miller-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 North Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA  17022, 717-367-1543.

In Frances’s memory, donations to the Masonic Villages endowment fund would be appreciated.

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Masonic Village Endowment Fund
One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown PA 17022
Tel: 1-717-367-1121

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