Eloise C. Stapleton, 87, of Francisco, IN passed away on Sunday May 8, 2005 at 8:05 A.M. at The Waters in Princeton, IN.

She was born on May 7, 1918 in Pike Co, IN to Charles and Ada (Collins) Redman.

She attended Francisco United Methodist Church and was a Pink Lady at Gibson General Hospital.  She had worked at Hansen Corp in Princeton for 12 years, and Francisco Lumber Company.

She was preceded in death by her husband Harold J. in 1963.

Surviving are a son, Carman J. (Willa Mae) Stapleton of Indianapolis, IN; daughters, Connie Martin of Francisco, IN and Myra J. Kidwell of Palm Harbor, FL; six grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.

Funeral Services will be at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 11, at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City, IN, burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Francisco, IN, Rev. Rick Lance officiating,

Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. until services on Wednesday at the chapel.