Frances Lucille Hoffman age 83 of Union City, Indiana, passed away at 9:25 A.M. on Sunday, January 17, 2010 at her residence. Lucille was born August 29, 1926 in Union City, Ohio; to the late Perry & Mary (Russell) Russell.
Lucille formerly owned Lucille’s Restaurant in Union City, Ohio, Ansonia Dairy Twin, and Annie Oakley Truck Stop on 127 North. She was a member of the Union City Eagles Ladies Auxiliary #2790 and the Field Trial Association.
In addition to her parents, Lucille is also preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bob” Hoffman and sister, Evelyn Waneta Sheppard.
Lucille is survived by a daughter, Vanessa Jean Bickel Paris of Ansonia; sons & daughters-in-law, David Bruce Bickel Miller of Warsaw, Indiana, Terry Eugene & Lynn Bickel Miller of Warsaw, Indiana, Gayle Keith & Linda Bickel Grover of Richmond, Indiana, Steven Duane “Jon” Bickel Cloud of Cape Coral, Florida and Wesley Andrew “Mark” Bickel Grover of Richmond, Indiana; 13 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild; brother & sister-in-law, Dale Edward & Donna Russell of Louisville, Kentucky; sisters & brother-in-law, Ruth Lillian & Roy Wilson of Greensboro, Indiana, Bettie Lou Jordan of Anderson, Indiana, Anna Marie Adkins on Union City, Indiana, Barbara Lee Young of Union City, Ohio and Catherine Mae Gaylor of Anderson, Indiana; and numerous nieces & nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 21, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville, Ohio, with Rev. Terry Haworth officiating. Burial will follow in Ansonia Cemetery in Ansonia, Ohio. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home.