Frances May (Singleton) Ballinger, 94, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday, January 13, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.
She was born February 2, 1919 to Warren and Grace (Shell) Singleton in St. Joseph, Missouri.
She was a lifetime resident of St. Joseph and was a graduate of Central High School.
Frances married Leland Francis Ballinger on June 17, 1939. They were married 65 years. He preceded her in death on December 30, 2004.
Mrs. Ballinger was employed at the Missouri Methodist Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital, and the Thompson Brumm and Knepper Clinic. She was a former member of Mitchell Park Christian Church but attended Ashland United Methodist Church.
She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors: daughters, Beverly Dewey (Mike), St. Joseph, Missouri and Linda Arnoldy (Phillip), Overland Park, Kansas.
Services: 1:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Mount Auburn Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Heartland Hospice or a charity of the donor’s choice. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.