Saturday, May 24, 2014

Frances Jean (Fienning) Wilt (May 19, 2014)

Frances Jean (Fienning) Wilt, 89, of Greenville, passed away unexpectedly on May 19, 2014 at her residence. Frances was born on February 20, 1925 in Richmond, Indiana to the late Richard and Myrtle (Reynolds) Fienning.

Frances enjoyed crocheting and ceramics. She was an avid bowling and participating in a league for over 35 years. Most of all, Frances enjoyed spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, Frances is preceded in death by her first husband, Harold N. Hunt and a sister, Janet Gatzek.

Frances is survived by her husband, Kerlin F. Wilt; two sons, Bruce and Cindy Hunt of Greenville and Roger and Marcia Hunt of New Madison; a daughter, Karen and Roy Schipper of Sebring, Florida; a step son, Robert and Patricia Hunt of Port Charlotte, Florida; two step daughters, Roberta and Earl McIntosh of Richmond, Indiana and Sandy Wilt of South Bend, Indiana; eleven grandchildren and twenty three great grandchildren; a brother, Daniel Fienning of Richmond, Indiana and two sisters, Wanda Mullin and Betty and Gary Coleman both of Richmond, Indiana.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, May 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison with Rev. Tracy Brown officiating. Friends and family may visit one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Lutheriania Cemetery, Richmond, Indiana. Memorial contributions in honor of Frances may be made to the New Madison Fire Department.

Services entrusted to Braund Pope Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at