|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1928|
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 2013|
(December 17, 1928 - January 30, 2013)
Frances Helen Altemose, 84, formerly of Stroud Township, died Wednesday evening, January 30, at the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg. She was the widow of William H. Altemose, Jr., with whom she shared 59 years of marriage at the time of his death on January 27, 2010.
Born on December 17, 1928 in East Stroudsburg, she was a daughter of the late James J. ,Sr. and Sarah Jane (Bauer) Riley and was a lifetime resident of Monroe County. She was a resident of of Pleasant Valley Manor for the past 1 1/2 years and prior to that of Grace Park for three years.
A 1946 graduate of Pocono Township High School, she worked at Pocono Manor, Hughes Printing in East Stroudsburg, Man Power in Stroudsburg and Best Supply Co. in Stroudsburg.
She was a Methodist and a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #1106 Auxiliary, Stroud Township.
Surviving are a daughter, Diane M. Ross and her husband, Stephen of West Chester; two sons, William H. Altemose III and his wife, Rosalyn and James F. Altemose and his wife, Maggie all of Stroudsburg; four grandchildren; one step grandson; one great grandson; a brother, John J. Riley of Scotrun; a sister, Sister Joan Germaine Riley of Monroe, NY and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother James Riley, Jr..
There will be a viewing from 2:00 to 4:00PM Sunday, February 3, at the William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main Street, Stroudsburg. There will be an additional viewing from 10:00 to 10:30AM Monday, February 4, at the funeral home with funeral services beginning at 10:30AM with Pastor David Berryman officiating. Burial will follow in Buena Vista Cemetery, Brodheadsville.
The family requests that memorial remembrances be made to the Osteogenisis Imperfecta Foundation (brittle bone disease), www.oif.org
WILLIAM H CLARK FUNERAL HOME
1003 MAIN STREET
STROUDSBURG, PA 18360
William Harlan Altemose (1924 - 2010)*
Buena Vista Cemetery
Created by: Tom Romano
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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