Frances Caroline Osterdyk, age 93 of Jasper, Mo., passed away March 18, 2013 at her home.
She was born July 30, 1919 in Yankton, South Dakota to William Eugene and Mary Lillian (Kostel) Koenig. She was a dairy farmer and homemaker. Frances was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jasper, Mo.
Frances was united in marriage to Johan Osterdyk on Dec. 12, 1939 in Dakota City, Neb. He preceded her in death on June 18, 1979. Survivors include three sons, Emil Osterdyk of Oronogo, Mo., Jerry Osterdyk and Elmer Osterdyk both of Jasper, Mo. Two daughters, Mary Hagen of Aitkin, Minnesota and Joan Steeves of Jasper, Mo., 15 grandchildren, and 28 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Johan, a daughter, Deanne Richardson, one brother, Eugene, a half brother, Gus. one sister, Marian. One granddaughter, Jodie Osterdyk and one great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Wenger.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 22, 2013 at Weng Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Waters Cemetery . The family will receive friends Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 6-7 p.m. at Weng Funeral Chapel. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Weng Funeral Chapel, Jasper, Missouri.