Frances Rebstock, 96, West Fargo, ND died on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Sheyenne Crossings, West Fargo.
Frances Elizabeth Teuchert was born on February 10, 1924 to Robert and Bertha (Barwick) Teuchert. She grew up on the family farm near Elkhart, IN. She attended township school, graduated from high school there, and attended North Central College for three years. Fran married John F. Rebstock on May 13, 1945 at the Seminary Chapel in Naperville, IL. Upon John’s graduation from seminary, they served various communities in the MN Conference of United Methodist Churches. He was a pastor in the following parishes: Racine, Hewitt, Wrightstown, Worthington, Bigelow, Danube, Middle Creek, Raymond and Buffalo Lake. She graciously served as the pastor’s wife and was active in various women’s groups, served as a conference officer and on the conference district mission committee. They also volunteered on mission trips to Sierra Leone, Africa. They moved to Mesa, AZ in 1987 where they spent 21 busy retirement years. They enjoyed traveling and visiting family and friends. In 2008, they moved to West Fargo.
She is survived by a daughter, Cathy (Kelly) Prichard of Fargo; two grandchildren, Molly Hammer (fiancé Tanner Richter) and Owen Prichard; brother-in-law, Ted (Barbara) Rebstock; nephew, Don (Heather) Rebstock; and three nieces, Amanda, Emily and Jessica Rebstock.
Fran was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Carol Bowman and nephew, David Rebstock.
Memorial Service: Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 2 PM at Flame of Faith United Methodist Church, West Fargo.
Please follow COVID guidelines. Masks are requested to be worn.
Memorials are preferred to the Heifer Project, Koronis Ministries and Senior Ride of Fargo.
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center