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“Fran...we will always "REMEBER WHEN" from the first day I met you in 1965 to this very moment we shared a bond that no one has ever shared with you...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Kim Richarda - Deltona, FL

“I am so sorry about your lost. Stay strong. She will always b with u... ”
2 of 27 | Posted by: bobbi powers

“Doug and Family, I am so sad to hear of Fran's passing. A woman that was as big as life it's self and always thinking of others. Doug, Please call...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Tom Douglas - Ashland, OH

“My heart goes out to the whole Dittman family. Fefe was such a great comfort to my family when we lost my grandmother. I know she is up there...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Jody Grosscup - new london, OH

“So sorry to hear about your lost. Just know we are thinking about you & your family in this time of need. Glen & Holly...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Glen & Holly Frederick - Defiance, OH

“So very sorry for your families loss. Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
6 of 27 | Posted by: Jenny (Early) Hess - New London, OH

“Doug & Family, Our Deepest Sympathies go out to you all. Sending our thoughts and prayers for comfort and healing. If there is anything we can do for...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: David Morgan - Bellevue, OH

“My dear friend Fran was a unique person. She loved her family, friends and most of all she loved her Lord & Savior. She was loving, funny, creative...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Jackie Love

“It was a shock to hear of Fran's passing. My condolences to all of her family and friends who will not be able to share her presence again on this...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Tom Dupee - Greenwich, OH

“My deepest sympathy to Fran's family. I am so very sorry to hear of her passing. Francis was always cheerful and funny. I will always cherish our...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Pamela Somsak Crawford - martin, OH

“Thank you Fran for being a light in my life. My condolences to your family. ”
11 of 27 | Posted by: Becky "Williams" Parsons - Upland, IN

“We are so going to miss you! Fancy touched so many lives with her smile and kindness. Our hearts go out to her husband, boys, and grandchildren. We...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Billy and Sarah Earhart - Cousin

“Chad, Scott, Lance, Eric & Family,We are so terribly sorry for your loss. Your mom was a good, strong woman. My family is lifting you all up in...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Erin Sherman-Casper & Family - OH

“Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your Mother -- our thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely, Tony, Carolyn and Josh Hamilton ”
14 of 27 | Posted by: Carolyn Hamilton - New London, OH

“Sorry to hear about Fran passing away. I always enjoyed talking to her when she came to the school for various things. She was always very...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Bryan Oney - North Fairfield, OH

“We are so very sorry to hear about your loss. You have our deepest sympathies an know that God will take good care of her till we all meet again. God...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: Virginia Ash - Smithville, OH

“We will miss Fran and all the joy for life that she shared with everyone. It was a honor to be her pastor and friend. ”
17 of 27 | Posted by: Rev. Troy Diersing and family - IN

“Sorry for the loss of your mother.My heart goes out to the family and friends.we miss you fran. ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: Tristan Conaway - friend

“So sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Diane Anderson - Ashland, OH

“Doug, we are so sorry for your loss. Words seem inadequate...just know that you and the family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
20 of 27 | Posted by: Karen Farr - Shiloh, OH - cousin

“Doug and family so surprised and saddened to hear of Fran passing away. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Mike and Belinda Stockmaster and...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Michael Stockmaster - friend

“Doug - please accept my sympathy for you and your family. Aunt June ”
22 of 27 | Posted by: juneross - olathe, KS

“I will remember last summer outside my Aunt Nita's talking and laughing with Fran. She was a beautiful person with great boys and grandchildren. She...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Kathy Vossburg - Shippenville, PA

“I will remember last summer outside my Aunt Nita's talking and laughing with Fran. She was a beautiful person with great boys and grandchildren. She...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Kathy Vossburg

“Fran was the dearest friend l could have ever know. Her faith in God was nonwavering. She was very faithful to his word. She loved her six boys and...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: sally eagle - shiloh, OH

“We remember Fran as a mother who loved her children unconditionally. She was kind and nyet strong. She was forecful and faithful. She was sincere and...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: PB and J HUdberg - Norwalk, OH

“We are so sorry to hear about Fran. She was always friendly and made everyone laugh with her quick wit. RIP, Fran. ”
27 of 27 | Posted by: Don and Theresa Pettit - NY

Eastman Funeral Home 419-929-3781

Fran "FeFe" Dittman, age 60, of Greenwich, died Sunday, January 27, 2013 at home after an unexpected illness. She was born December 20, 1952 in Mansfield, daughter of the late Thomas Jackson and JoAnn (McIntire) Earhart. Fran lived in Ontario until moving to Greenwich in 1965. She was a 1971 graduate of South Central High School. Fran was a homemaker. She was a member of the Wesley Evangelical Church, Shiloh. She loved her children, grandchildren and was a devout Christian. She was very gifted in making costumes for her grandchildren and all sorts of crafts.

She is survived by her husband, Douglas Dittman; her 6 sons, Chad (Julie Baker) Mitchell, Scott (Jessica Moser) Mitchell, Lance (Kristen) Mitchell, Eric (Jill) Mitchell, Chris (Amanda) Felver, Shane (Patty Hunt) Felver; 19 grandchildren with 2 on the way; her brothers, Jack (Sandy) Earhart of Greenwich, David (Sue) West of Galion; several nieces and nephews; her dear friends, Jackie Love and Sally Eagle and many other close friends.

Friends may call from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, January 31, 2013 at the Wesley Evangelical Church, 58 East Main St., Shiloh where funeral services will be held Friday, February 1, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Bryan Graham officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the family in care of Eastman Funeral Home, 49 West Main St., Greenwich, Ohio 44837. Online condolences may be made at:

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