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Calling Hours:
Monday, January 13, 2020, 4:00-6:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA

Funeral Service with Committal Prayers:
Monday, January 13, 2020, 6:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Joel DiAngi, officiating
Pastor of Christian Assembly Church

Burial will be in Delaware Cemetery

Loretta Catherine Frantz, age 94, of Greenville, passed away Friday morning, January 10, 2020 in UMPC Greenville.

She was born in Grove City, PA on June 20, 1925 a daughter of Walter E. and Beatrice A. (Schnepp) Smith. She attended Sandy Lake High School and was a member of Christian Assembly Church where she served in the women's ministry. On November 30, 1944 Loretta married Harry E. Frantz, he passed away February 28, 2015. During World War II,  she was employed at the former Steel Car, where she met her husband Harry she then retired from Greenville Area School District after many years of service.

Loretta is survived by three children, Darlene Parker of Greenville, Pamela Young and her husband Dennis of Greenville, and Harry E. Frantz, Jr. and his wife Amy of Transfer; a brother, David Smith of Franklin; eleven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter Cindy Poppenhouse, six brothers and two sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Good Shepard, 144 Main St., Greenville, PA 16125.

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10 Comments

  1. Rise L Webber Rise L Webber
    January 11, 2020    

    My sincere condolences to the family.

  2. Pat Barwell Smith and michael (Smitty Pat Barwell Smith and michael (Smitty
    January 11, 2020    

    So sorry for the loss of your sweet kind mom. I wont be able to come to the funeral as I “grandma sit “for Carson’s children sunday evening and monday each week. Sincere Sympathy from Patty and Smitty

  3. Diane Ansell Diane Ansell
    January 12, 2020    

    Pam and your family; very saddened for loss of your mom. That is always a tough one. I remember her, as she was so sweet, kind, attentive, and there for your sister Cindy while she was hospitalized. I was on the IV team so saw her frequently. Just a sweetheart!. My condolences to your family.

  4. Bill shine Bill shine
    January 12, 2020    

    I am sorry for your loss

  5. Ron and Laurie Frantz Ron and Laurie Frantz
    January 12, 2020    

    So sorry for your loss. Aunt Loretta was a angel on earth. So sweet and kind. So thankful Ronny and I got to visit with her a couple of weeks ago. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  6. Joseph L. & Ann Marie Fry (Consiglio) Joseph L. & Ann Marie Fry (Consiglio)
    January 12, 2020    

    Deepest Sympathies to the complete family.

  7. Gary Murphy Gary Murphy
    January 13, 2020    

    Dear Pam, Denny, and boys,

    My deepest sympathy and condolences to you. You’re in my thoughts and prayers. God bless.

  8. Sharon Smith Sharon Smith
    January 13, 2020    

    We are so sorry to lose a blessing of Loretta but are also rejoicing at her home going. Praying for the family at your time of loss and trust you feel the arms of our Heavenly father during this time of loss.

  9. Dori Kosanovich Weaver Dori Kosanovich Weaver
    January 14, 2020    

    Sorry Pam for the loss of your Mom.

  10. Mike Koenig Cleveland, OH Mike Koenig Cleveland, OH
    January 17, 2020    

    Darlene, Mattie, and Danny: So sorry to hear of the loss of Loretta. She was a fantastic and beautiful person. It was a pleasure finally meeting my distant relatives in Greenville, PA and hopefully I’ll see you all again sometime soon. Prayers to aunt Loretta..may she rip

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