Nov. 19, 1922 Sept. 17, 2012
Frances M. Sowers, 89, Altoona, went to be with the Lord on Monday at Altoona Regional.
She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., daughter of the late Sidney W. Sr. and Lucille (Kirby) Wells. She married Ossa Raymond Sowers on Aug. 9, 1940, in Long Island, N.Y., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 3, 1994.
Surviving are a brother, Sidney W. Wells Jr. of Springfield, Mass.; and an adopted grandson, Donald Yohn Jr. of Juniata.
She was preceded in death by two brothers: Howard E. and Frederick R. Wells.
Frances was a 1940 graduate of John Adams High School, Queens, N.Y. She loved animals.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no funeral service. Interment will be at Grandview Cemetery.
Arrangements are by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona.