TOLEDO - Frances Helen Kacer, 95, of Toledo, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Carrington Place of Toledo under the care of Hospice Compassus. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, March 20 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Tama with Father Michael Mescher as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Tama. Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with a Vigil Service and Rosary at 7 p.m.
Survivors include her daughter, Maxine (Russell) Upah, of Belle Plaine; a son-in-law, Bernard (Mary) Svoboda, of Clutier; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Elsie Gates, of Aztec, N.M.; a sister-in-law, Sylvia Nekola, of Tama; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial fund has been established.