Frances L. Forst (nee Gronemeyer) passed away on June 16, 2022 in Ellisville, Missouri. She was born in Collinsville, Illinois on June 18, 1950 to Wilhelmina and Wesley Gronemeyer.
Beloved wife of the late Eugene (Gene) Forst; Dear step-mother of Anne (Dave) Diederich and Steve (Kathy) Forst; Dear aunt of Jeffrey (Kimberly) Quain; Dear cousin of Charles (Lynn) Poneleit, Kathy (Terry) Poneleit, Shirley Bahn, Sandy Kinnear, Bill (Rosie) Parkinson, Judy (Jim) Mentz, Donna (Ron) Bontz, Debbie (Ron) Schikowski, Craig (Mary Jo) Blasé, and Jan (DeYon) Blasé; Dear step-grandmother; and Dear friend to many.
Fran was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and sister, Marilyn Quain.
Fran was a graduate of Collinsville High School and the University of Missouri St. Louis. Fran worked as a paralegal and administrative assistant for attorneys throughout her life. She enjoyed reading, cooking, physical fitness and watching Cardinals games with her husband. She belonged to a card club for many years with her cousins.
Visitation will be from 5:00pm - 6:30pm on Monday, June 20, 2022 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals, and Receptions at 2211 Clarkson Road, Chesterfield, Missouri with the funeral immediately following at 6:30pm.
The family requests those who wish to express sympathy consider making a donation to Heartland Hospice, 12101 Woodcrest Executive Drive, St. Louis, Missouri 63146.