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Obituary: Montange, Frances Lorraine

Sun., Aug. 5, 2012, midnight

Age 88

MONTANGE, Frances Lorraine
(Age 88)

Of Post Falls, ID, passed away August 1, 2012.

She was born on December 29, 1923 in Fairfield, WA to John and Elora (Nichols) Gerhauser.

Frances worked as an Administrative Assistant in the hospital industry for over 40 years and enjoyed the experience and challenges.

She loved to travel and had the opportunity to visit Europe.

There were many trips all over North America that she took with her RV.

Frances was a lover of life and the beauty all around her.

She was married to Francis Bippes for 35 years and had three children.

She later married Don Montange and they were married for 35 years before his passing.

Frances is preceded in death by Don Montange, Francis Bippes and two sons Clifford and Derryl Bippes.

She is survived by her daughter Delvena “Dicki” Towles, grandchildren Travis and Colleen Towles, Tia and Derek DuBois, Mike Bippes and many great-grandchildren.

BELL TOWER FUNERAL HOME OF POST FALLS is in care of the arrangements.

Please visit Frances’ online memorial page at


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