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Frances C. Behler

December 26, 1935 December 24, 2018
Frances C. Behler
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Obituary for Frances C. Behler

Frances C. Behler, 82, of Mahoning Township passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018 at The Summit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Lehighton. She was the wife of the late Robert Behler Sr. who died in 2015.
Born in Mauch Chunk she was the daughter of late George and Anna Mae (Beltzner) Smith.
She was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church in Lehighton, where she served as a Eucharist Minister taking communion and prayers to the sick and shut ins for many years, and served on Altar Guild, was a Sunday School Teacher and sang in the church choir.
She was a member of the Women Lioness Club in Florida and PA for many years and delivered meals on wheels in Lehighton.
Frances loved to Polka dance, sing, going camping and spending time with her family, especially her Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren, whom she loved to say a Bushel and a peck.

She is survived by her Sons; Tyrone husband of Victoria and Robert Jr. husband of Daralyn, Daughter; Bonnie wife of Neil Green, Sisters; Virginia Rehrig, Georgene wife of Ken Esrang and Jacqueline Krebs, 8 Grandchildren, 4 Great-Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews. She was predeceased by her Son, Martin.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 29th at 1PM at All Saints Episcopal Church 2nd & Coals Streets Lehighton with Reverend Robert Criste-Troutman officiating, Committal Service to follow at Gnaden Huetten Cemetery. A calling will be held on Saturday, December 29th from 11-1Pm at the church. Schaeffer Funeral Home, Lehighton, is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at

In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society PO Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or St. Luke’s Hospice

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1:00 PM 12/29/2018 1:00:00 PM
All Saints Episcopal Church 2nd & Coal Street Lehighton

2nd and Coal Streets
Lehighton, PA 18235

A calling will be held on Saturday, December 29th from 11-1PM at the church and a Committal Service to follow Funeral Service at Gnaden Huetten Cemetery

All Saints Episcopal Church 2nd & Coal Street Lehighton
2nd and Coal Streets Lehighton 18235 PA
United States

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