Delores French, 80, of Fort Branch, IN, passed away on Thursday, November 17th, 2005 at the River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton, IN.


She was born on August 9th, 1925 to the late Harry M. and Edna (Miller) Conner in Santa Claus, IN.


Delores attended the Fort Branch First United Methodist Church, she was a lifetime member of the Gibson General Aux. For the last 18 years, she was a member of the VFW Post 2714 Ladies Aux., and the Red Hat Society. She loved flowers and fishing in Texas and Florida, and she loved going on trips.


Besides her parents, Delores is also preceded in death by her Husband Jesse B. French in 2000, a sister Jane Patterson in 1985 and a brother, Larry Conner in 1958.


She is survived by her son and his wife, Brett (Jackie) French in Fort Branch, IN, a sister Hazel Newell of Hammond, IN, a sister In-law Martha Smith of Princeton, IN a grand daughter, Michelle French of Fort Branch and a good friend who helped her when her eyesight worsened., Phyllis Schmitts, and many friends and loved ones.


Services for Delores will be on Monday, November 21st, 2005 at 10:00 A,M, at the Stodghill Funeral Home located in Fort Branch, IN on Hwy. 168 West. Reverend John Windell will officiate.  Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Fort Branch, IN.


Friends may call for visitation on Sunday, November 20th, 2005 from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.


M. Delores French