Obituary of Francine (Funkhouser) Loose |

Obituary of Francine (Funkhouser) Loose

Francine (Funkhouser) Loose passed away on Aug. 20, 2016 in her home. She was 72.

A Celebration of Life will be held at noon, on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at 13835 Country Heights Drive, Penn Valley.

Francine was born July 28, 1944 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Frank and Juanita Funkhouser.

She received her cosmetology license in 1966 and worked in a salon and cut hair for over 40 years.

Francine loved being outdoors. She enjoyed cross country skiing, snowshoeing, bike riding with her friends and going for walks with her husband and dog. Francine spent much of her time with her daughter, and granddaughter.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by all.

Francine is survived by her husband Oliver Loose; daughter Gabriela Rosner; and granddaughter Elyse.

Arrangements are under the care of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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