Frances L. Loreman, 89,
of 21 D & H Avenue Riverside PA went to be with her Savior on Thursday,
September 8, 2011 at her home while under Hospice care. She was born March
18, 1922 in Kingston PA the daughter of the late William and Vinnie Bebb (Gulick).
She attended Kingston
schools before moving to Riverside PA.
Frances was an active
member of St. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Riverside PA where she
served as a Sunday school teacher, Vacation Bible School teacher, a member
of the Church Choir and active in the Women’s Society. She hosted many home
Bible Studies until entering into the ministry with her husband.
On June 14, 1941 she
married the late Reverend G. Edward Loreman and celebrated 68 years of
marriage before he preceded her in death in 2009. She shared her faith,
love and commitment to her Lord while serving as a Pastor’s wife in many
United Methodist Churches for many years. Frances was a loving wife,
mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who would put her family before
herself and was always ready to help anyone in any way she could.
She is survived by one
daughter Barbara Wands and her husband Ken of Danville PA and one son, David
Loreman of Bloomsburg PA. She was affectionately known as “Momoo” by her
six grandchildren; Karen, Deborah, Ken Jr., Cate, Erin and Connie along with
her 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters;
Connie Jean Loreman in infancy in 1958 and Alice Duttinger in 2006. Also
preceding her in death was a brother, Bill Bebb.
Relatives and friends
are invited to attend a Celebration of her life to be held Wednesday,
September 14, 2011 at 12:00 noon from The Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W
Mahoning Street Danville PA. Burial will follow in Elan Memorial Park
Bloomsburg PA. Friends will be received from 11:00 AM until the time of
The family will provide
flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to the Columbia-Montour Home
Hospice 410 Glenn Avenue Suite 200 Bloomsburg PA 17815.