Saturday, May 24, 2014

Allyson M. Mescher (May 20, 2014)

Allyson M. Mescher, age 37, of Versailles, Ohio, passed away on May 20, 2014 at 1:45 PM in Versailles, Ohio. She was born on August 23, 1976 in Coldwater, Ohio. She is the daughter of Carol (Mescher) Francis and Richard Francis of Versailles, Ohio.

In addition to her parents she is survived by her sisters and brothers in law, Julie & Matt Traver of Findlay, Ohio, and Carrie & Ken Schoen of Ft. Recovery, Ohio; brother and sister in law, Jeff & Angie Francis of Versailles, Ohio; nieces and nephews, Ethan, Owen, Ava, Ella and Nora Schoen, Anne Traver, and Kelsey, Ross and Collin Francis; grandmother, Sally Mescher of Versailles, Ohio; dog, Rocky; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She is preceded in death by her grandfather, Ralph Mescher and grandparents, Mary Jean & Ernest Wehrkamp.

Allyson was a member of the Eagles and St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles. She was an avid Michigan fan and also enjoyed watching the Browns and Reds. Allyson enjoyed playing softball where she was a member of the E & R’s team. Most of all Aunt Ally loved spending time with her nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 10:30 AM at St. Denis Catholic Church, 14 E. Wood St., Versailles, Ohio, with Rev. Fr. Jim Simons celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Valbert Cemetery, Versailles, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Monday, May 26, 2014 from 2-8 PM as well as on Tuesday from 9-10 AM at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, Ohio.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions are given to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation ( or Cancer Association of Darke County. Condolences for the family may be expressed through