Frances Irene (Clabaugh) Ridinger, age 81, of Keymar, MD, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at home surrounded by her family. Born March 15, 1942 in Keymar, MD, she was the daughter of the late Luther J. and Ruthanna F. (Harman) Clabaugh. She was a devoted wife to the late Daniel T. Ridinger, who died in 2005.
Frances loved working in her garden, raising vegetables and flowers. She also enjoyed refinishing furniture.
Surviving is daughter, Betty Cool and husband Michael of Keymar, MD; son, Thomas E. Ridinger and wife Dale of Dover, PA; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many good friends. She was predeceased by her parents Luther J. and Ruthanna F. (Harman) Clabaugh; her husband Daniel T. Ridinger; sister, Carrie R. Boone; and brother Edward L. Clabaugh.
The family will receive friends at MYERS-DURBORAW FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 136 E. Baltimore Street, Taneytown MD 21787, on Saturday May 20, 2023 from 5-7 p.m. and Monday May 22, 2023 from 10-11 a.m. A funeral service will be held on Monday, May 22, 2023, 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Deacon Charles E. Barnhart and Rev. James Russell officiating. Burial will follow at Keysville Union Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made in Frances’s memory to BridgingLife Hospice, 200 Memorial Avenue, Westminster, MD 21157.