Frances Elizabeth Mabie, 82, of Pender, Nebraska passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Heritage of Bel-Air in Norfolk, NE. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m. at Cornerstone Assembly of God Church in Pender; with Pastor Jon Olson officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, September 22 from 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. with the family present from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. at Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in Pender. Burial will be Monday at 2:30 p.m. at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery in Lincoln, NE. Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation. Arrangements are under the direction of Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in Pender, NE.
Fran was born December 17, 1930 in Belews Creek, NC to Henry and Ollie (Goode) Rominger. She attended school at Kernersville, NC. On August 7, 1954 she married Dr. James Edmund Mabie, Jr. in Omaha, NE.
Fran enjoyed drawing, painting, bowling and golfing. She was a CPR instructor and an EMT. Fran was a member of the Eastern Star. She loved to spend time with her family.
She is survived by her son, Barry (Sharon) Mabie of Greenwood, IN; daughters, Teresa (Brad) Heise of Bancroft, NE, Nancy (Steve) Trimble of Pender, NE, and Linda (Jim) Bensinger of Uehling, NE; sister, Alpha (James) Price of King, NC; brother, Vance (Rela) Rominger of Burlington, NC; son-in-law, Doug Heller; sister-in-law, Jean Kops; ten grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dr. James Mabie, Jr.; daughter, Sandra Lynn Heller, two grandchildren, four brothers, and two sisters.