Frances Louise (Knight) Eltzroth, 74, rural Wabash, died at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at her home.
She was born Jan. 31, 1946, in Rochester, to Ernest “Poppy” and Mary “Nanny” (Cunningham) Knight.
She was a graduate of Rochester High School. She worked at General Tire in Wabash. She married Michael Warren Eltzroth in Rochester in November 1965; he died Jan. 29, 2015. She was a speed reader and loved reading mysteries. She enjoyed flower gardening, camping, and especially spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by two children: Brian Eltzroth and Amy (Michael) Fleshood, both of Wabash; three grandchildren: Candice (Josh) Maine, Wabash; Lindsey (Jordan Ridgeway) Fleshood, North Carolina; and Hannah Fleshood, Wabash; and two great-grandchildren: Ava Maine and Brooks Maine, both of Wabash. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother: Ernie “Bub” Knight; and a sister: Sharon Knight.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 1, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Ed Ensley officiating. Burial will be in Ever Rest Memorial Park, Logansport. Friends may call one hour prior to the service Monday, at the funeral home.