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Ransom Funeral Home
610 South Washington Street
Castalia, OH 44824
Phone: 419-626-6666
Fax: 419-684-5191

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Frances I. Cobb, age 67, of Castalia, died Saturday night, July 26, 2014, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.

She was born February 7, 1947, in Jacksonville, IL, and was a 1965 graduate of Lamphard High School in Jacksonville. She was a member of the Church of God, and taught at several Christian Schools for many years. The family was proud that she gave sight to someone by donating her eyes to the eye bank.

Frances is survived by her husband Donald D. Cobb, Sr., to whom she was married for 48 years; one son Donald (Lisa) Cobb, Jr. of Fredericktown, OH; 5 grandchildren Emily, Katie, Brandon, Kristen, and Caleb Cobb; 4 sisters Bonnie Shinn, Betty Burrow, Shirley Vieira, and Nola Vieira; 2 brothers Bob and James Vieira; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents Robert and Helen Vieira, and one sister Mary Cannon.

Friends may call from 6-8 PM Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in the Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, and from 10:00 AM Wednesday, July 30, 2014, until time of services at 11:00 AM in the Church of God, 1018 W. Bogart Road, Sandusky. Pastors Samuel Studer and Ben Patrick will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Church of God. Online condolences may be shared with the family at