HANNIBAL, NY – Frances L. Dennison nee Frances Louise Perkins, 95, of Hannibal, passed away on Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Oswego Hospital after a brief illness.
She was the daughter of the late Earl and Rhona French Perkins and wife of the late Robert Dennison.
Frances was the most proud to be a farmer’s wife and farmer’s daughter.
She had been a very active member of the Hannibal Center United Methodist Church, board member of the Hannibal Center Cemetery Association and enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles, reading and family genealogy.
Frances, along with her husband, Bob, raised several foster children.
She was predeceased, in addition to her husband and parents, by a daughter, Louise and son-in-law, Richard Godfrey; grandson, Richard Godfrey; great-grandson, Stephen Perras; foster daughter, Ramona Hedges; daughter-in-law, Amy Lovejoy; and siblings, Norine Blodgett, Florence Kyle, James Perkins, Harry Perkins, Margaret Robinson and Harriet Michalski.
Surviving are her two daughters, Roberta (Arlen) Kinville of Fulton and Sandra (Richard) Griffin of Oswego; son, Harold Lovejoy of Weedsport; grandchildren, Arlene Cole, Kary Wilcox, Gayle Hyde, James Kinville, John Kinville, Sue MacDonald, Amy Klein, Justin Griffin, Jason Griffin and Kenneth White; 20 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga Street, Hannibal, with services to immediately follow.
Burial will be at a later date at Hannibal Center Cemetery in Hannibal.
The family requests donations be made to Hannibal Center United Methodist Church, c/o Diane Whitcomb, 531 County Route 21, Hannibal, NY 13074 or to Hannibal Center Cemetery Association, c/o Roberta Kinville, 988 County Route 8, Fulton, NY, 13069.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.