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Obituary for Gloria Frances "Fran" Boso (Blosser)

East Liverpool, Ohio- Gloria F. “Fran” Blosser Boso, 81, of Glenn Street passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at her residence at 8:22 a.m. following a lengthy illness.

Born October 5, 1939 in Morgantown, West Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Earl and Mildred McDonald Blosser.

She spent the last fifty years living in this area. At one time she worked at the Homer Laughlin China Company.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Hoyt Boso, Jr., whom she married September 23, 1978, on May 7, 2013.

She leaves behind three sons, Michael Ralph Grimes of Lisbon, Ohio, Ronald Alan Grimes of Star City, West Virginia and William E. “Bill” Boso of East Liverpool.

There are three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Besides her parents and her husband, she was also preceded in death by two sisters, Elsie Plum and Catherine Greathouse; and two brothers, Merle Blosser and Cecil Blosser.

A Memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, January 11, 2021 at the Chapel at Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens in Newell, West Virginia. Pastor Norm Eckert of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church will officiate.

Burial will be in Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens in Newell.

The Dawson Funeral Home of East Liverpool is in charge of all arrangements.