Frances Louise Lantz, 93, of Middletown, MD passed away on Friday, October 28, 2022 at Meritus Medical Center. Born on August 11, 1929 to the late Lawrence and Olive (McClung) Neal.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, Bob and Buster Faulkner, as well as her son Stephen Scott Lantz in 2010.
Frances is a longtime member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church and Burkittsville Auxillary Ruritan and was known for her Bean Soup and Fudge. Frances worked as a food service manager for Frederick County Public Schools.
She is survived by her husband of 77 years, Clarence William “Bill” Lantz, her sons Lawrence W. Lantz and his wife, Marsha, of Hagerstown, MD and Richard W. Lantz, and his wife, Susan, of Greer, SC; grandmother to Kelley Marcus and her husband, Eric, Sarah Gray and her husband, Stephen, and Rich Carey and his wife, Karen; and great grandmother to Carly and Summer Marcus, Jazz Taylor-Marcus, Lucy Addison Gray and Leah Carey.
The family will receive friends at the Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, 31 E. Main Street, Middletown on Friday, November 4, 2022 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM, at which time a Memorial Service will be held. Interment private.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Frances’ name to Hospice of Washington County, 11370 Caring Pathway Lane, Hagerstown, MD 21742 would be appreciated by the family.
Condolences, directions and more information available at www.dbthomsonfuneralhome.com