Frances C. Bersuder

SALINE – Frances C. Bersuder, age 91, of Saline, passed away on March 21, 2018, at her home surrounded by family.


She was born August 24, 1926, in Adrian to Henry and Luitgardis (Strack) Seethaler. On November 7, 1953, she married Earl Bersuder in Adrian.  He preceded her in death on February 4, 2017.  Frances had been employed by Saline Community Hospital. She was a member of St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Saline. Fran showed her love by hand quilting for her friends and family.


Frances is survived by her children, Mark Bersuder of Saline, Mary (Stanley) Ferguson of Saline, John Bersuder of Tecumseh, David (Barbara) Bersuder of Saline, and Regina Bersuder of Saline; a sister, Catherine (Richard) Russell of Powell, OH; two grandchildren, Julie (Jeremy) Banks and Catherine Mary Bersuder; one great-grandson, Jamison Banks; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Earl, she was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter-in-law, Sue Bersuder.


At Frances’s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 26, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. followed by Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Saline with Fr. Francis Mossholder as celebrant.  Burial of cremains will be in Lodi Cemetery in Saline.


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Memorial contributions may be made to Capuchin Soup Kitchen, Detroit, Michigan or Arbor Hospice.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.