April 27, 1934 - December 4, 2017
Frances 'Fran' D. Ekeler, 83, of David City, formerly Lincoln, died December 4, 2017 in David City. She was born in Exeter on April 27, 1934, to Frank Jr. and Anna (Bougger) Ekeler.
Fran is survived by sister-in-law, Pat Ekeler of Kansas; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; four siblings, Mary Anne (Dwight) Doran, John Ekeler, Wilfrid (Ruth) Ekeler, Frank Joseph Ekeler; niece, Geri Anne Yanes; and nephew, Frank Doran.
Viewing will be from 1-9 p.m. Friday, with a rosary service at 7 p.m., at Butherus, Maser & Love Chapel, 4040 A St., Lincoln and one hour prior to mass at the church on Saturday. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 207 N. Union Ave., Exeter. Interment will be in Exeter Cemetery. Fran requested no flowers, Mass intentions to Sacred Heart Church, Lincoln, or St. Stephens Catholic Church in Exeter. Condolences may be left at www.bmlfh.com.