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Frances J. Bryan

September 4, 1927 January 21, 2019
Frances J.  Bryan
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Frances Josephine Bryan of Lincoln University, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on Jan. 21, 2019 with family and friends by her side. Frances was 91 years old. She was born September 4, 1927 in West Grove Hospital to parents Fred and Hattie Weaver and was the oldest of eight children. Frances was married to James C. Bryan until his death in 2011. They were married 61 years.

A 1946 graduate of Oxford High School, Frances became a Licensed Practical Nurse and spent her much loved career working at Jennersville Hospital. Tending to her patients, she took the time to deliver impeccable care with great attention to detail. She cared for her family and friends with the same integrity.

Throughout her life Frances was a devoted member of the West Grove United Methodist Church and gave many hours to her church family.

Frances volunteered for the Red Cross, YMCA and was a West Grove Playground Mother. She enjoyed traveling, playing games with friends and family, dancing and made sure to end every meal with something sweet!

Frances is survived by three children, Sharon Nesbitt of New London, James Bryan of West Grove and Linda Wilkinson (Glenn) of New London; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She is also survived by siblings, Mabel Dunfee, Thomas Weaver, Connie Garvin and Carol Wimer.

Frances was preceded in death by her husband; daughter, Terry Lane; grandson, Samuel Bryan; and great-grandsons, Carter and Dylan Wilkinson; siblings, Fred Weaver, Christine Shoop and William Weaver.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday, January 26, 2019 at West Grove United Methodist Church, 300 North Guernsey Road, West Grove, PA 19390, where friends may visit from 10 – 11 am.

Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the West Grove United Methodist Church.

The family would like to acknowledge the superb care at Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Home and Willow Tree Hospice.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. Oxford, PA.
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11:00 AM 1/26/2019 11:00:00 AM
West Grove United Methodist Church

300 NOrth Guernsey Road
West Grove, PA 19390

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West Grove United Methodist Church
300 NOrth Guernsey Road West Grove 19390 PA
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West Grove United Methodist Church

300 NOrth Guernsey Road
West Grove, PA 19390

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