Frances P. Warnecke Lyda 1935 – 2018

Frances P. Warnecke Lyda, 82, of Pickerington, Ohio, formerly of Mayville, N.Y., passed away at her residence on Sunday morning (March 11, 2018). She was born Oct. 1, 1935, in Paducah, Ky., the daughter of the late Orville Warnecke and Frances (Bradley) Warnecke.

Frances was a registered nurse who worked in labor and delivery at Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, Fort Campbell, Ky., before retiring in 1993. She was a member of Hurlbut Memorial Community Church, Chautauqua, N.Y. She was a loving, giving soul who will be dearly missed.

She is survived by her three daughters, Beverly Lyda of Arkansas, Diane Fennell (Mark) of Ohio, Cynthia Haskin (Bruce) of Pennsylvania; eight grandchildren: Tiffany Wyatt, Heather Turner, Christine Fennell, Ashley Dorman, Lindsey Fennell, Mark Fennell Jr., Laura Haskin, and Eliza Haskin; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday March 17, 2018, at Hurlbut Memorial Community United Methodist Church, 14 Pratt Ave., Chautauqua, NY 14722. Burial will be in the Mayville Cemetery. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service noon-2 p.m. at the Church. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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