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Obituary for Florence Lee Fancett

Florence L. Fancett, age 85 of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at the Laurels of Carson City.

A seamstress most of her life, Florence was extremely talented and gifted when it came to putting fabric together and there was not much she couldn’t make. She also enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and crafting.

Surviving Florence are her sons, Francis Durkin III (Moriha Barrone) of Sheridan; Carl Durkin (Sheryl Bunce) Durkin of Sheridan; John Hardin and his family of Connecticut; Richard Hardin of Florida; daughter, Carrie Cain and her family of New York; grandchildren, Leeann Durkin; Tiffany Barrone and Carl Durkin II.

Florence was preceded in death by her parents, Jeremie & Florence (Machroni) Comeau; husband Victor Fancett; two daughters, Audrey Hardin and Frances Hardin; and one son, Marvin Hardin.

Florence’s life will be celebrated on Monday, November 18, 2019 at the Simpson Family Funeral Home in Sheridan (246 S. Main Street) with visitation being held from 10 – 11 AM and funeral services beginning at 11 AM with Pastor Phil VanDop officiating. Florence will be laid to rest next to her husband at Sheridan Cemetery.