Thelma ‘Peg’ (Baer) Francisco
Thelma “Peg” (Baer) Francisco, 87, rural Madera, passed away Sunday. She was born in Juniata, daughter of Irvin and Myrtle (McGarvey) Baer. She married Steve M. Francisco Sr. Surviving are six children: Steve, David, Pamela Mills, John, Joyce Link and Patti; 13 grandchildren; and a sister, Janet Carns. She was preceded in death by her husband; and four siblings: Mabel Dillen, William Baer, Phyllis Heverly and Gladys Ingram. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9 to 10:15 a.m. Friday at Kruise Funeral Homes Inc., Madera. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Brisbin Baptist Church, Brisbin.