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EUREKA- Frances E. Ridle , 100, of Eureka, formerly of Cuba, died at 7:05 AM on Saturday March 28, 2015 at Maple Lawn Health Care Center in Eureka.

She was born in Cuba on June 14, 1914, a daughter of the late Jesse and Margie Smith Efnor. She married Verwin "Dee" Ridle in Canton on March 21, 1936. He preceded her in death in 1988.

She is survived by 2 sons, Robert A. (Janet) Ridle, Oklahoma City, OK, Richard (Vickie) Ridle, Eureka; 1 granddaughter; 1 grandson; 6 great-granddaughters, and 1 great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Henry Efnor; and a sister, Lucille Schisler.

Frances worked as a histologist and in many other areas of Graham Hospital in Canton for over 23 years. She was a former member of the Cuba Christian Church. In 1993, she re-located from Cuba to her cottage at Maple Lawn Homes in Eureka where she was also a former member of Eureka Christian Church.

Cremation will be accorded and a burial of cremains will be in Cuba Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be given to T.A.P.S in Pekin, or any other animal shelter.

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