Debra Frankart

Debra S. Frankart, 53, of Bloomville, died Saturday morning, April 27, 2013, at her home.

She was born Jan. 20, 1960, in Tiffin, to James D. and Shirley A. (Alspach) Grimes. She married Nicholas Frankart June 11, 1997, in Bloomville, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 22, 2006.

She is survived by four sons, Steven Wagner of Bucyrus, Joshua Wagner of Willard, Gage Holland of Bloomville and Tony (Michelle) Holland of Fremont; a stepdaughter, Lyndsey (Jim) Blackburn of North Fairfield; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; a sister, Julie (Mark) Smith of Tiffin; a brother, James Grimes of Tiffin; and many loving nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a stepson, Bobby Frankart.

Debra worked as a cook and barmaid at the Hickory Inn, and as a sales clerk at T-J’s Drive Thru, both of Bloomville.

She was an avid University of Michigan fan, and she loved scratch-off lottery tickets, going camping and spending time with her family.

A graveside service is 11 a.m., Saturday, May 4, at St. Stephens Catholic Cemetery on CR 6, west of St. Stephens.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

The Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR.19, Bloomville, is assisting the family with arrangements.