Connie Sue Frater

Connie Sue Frater, 71, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 11, 2019, at the OSU Wexner Medical Center, Columbus.

She was born in Lima on June 13, 1947, to the late G.H. and Pauline Mawhorr McGinnis. Connie married Steven P. Frater on Dec. 1, 1968, in Kenton and he preceded her in death on July 28, Connie was also preceded in death by a brother Paul O. Prater.

A 1965 graduate of McGuffey High School, Connie worked as a senior housing manager at Shawnee Springs for more than 23 years.

Connie is survived by her children, Teresa (Michael) Travis of Columbus, Tonya (Lee) Hollenbacher of Rock Hill, S.C., Toby Frater of Lakeview and Tyler Frater of Bellefontaine; five grandchildren, Sydney, Peyton and Nolan Hollenbacher, Chance Frater and Skylar Frater; and a cousin, Eric Prater. 

Calling is from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, at Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Bellefontaine, where Pastor James Oates officiates a funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14. Burial is in Fairview-McDonald Cemetery, Kenton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, 452 W. 10th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210.

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