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Frances Melsheimer LeTellier

Frances Melsheimer LeTellier
  • August 6, 1929 - June 11, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, please make donations to
  • Grace Church Cathedral
    98 Wentworth St
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • or
  • Garden Club of Charleston
    P.O. Box 20652
    Charleston, SC 29413

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“We are sorry for the loss of such a special loved one. Enjoyed knowing and seeing her at the GCoC meetings. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Marie and Nick Thompson - SC

“My Dearest Mr.Carrol and Mary I am so sad ,I inheirted my dear Ms.Frances a few years ago as a client and i can never tell you how very special she...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Carroll, My sincere condolences to my 1945 Charleston High Classmate. You are in my prayers. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Harvey Shackelford - Newberry, SC

“Gen. LeTellier,My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.Carolyn GormanRetired employee, The Citadel ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn Gorman - Charleston, SC

“Dear Carroll,Ford joins me in sending our sympathy in the loss of dear Frances.Our prayers are with you and your daughter. We have a lifetime of...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Betty and Ford Rivers - SC

“General LeTellier--Barbara and I were so sorry to hear Frances had passed away. Our prayers are with you and family. We have so many happy memories...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: - NC

“To the Family of Mrs. LeTellier,We are so sorry for your loss in the passing of Mrs. LeTellier. Our prayers will be wth you during this time. May...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Iintrepid Hospice Staff - SC

“General LeTellier-Patti and I send our heartfelt condolences to you on the passing of your wife, Frances. We enjoyed many Citadel events with both of...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Charles Flint, III - SC

“Carroll, I'm so sorry, I know the loss--she was a lovely lady and a great partner for you. She will be missed. Keep yourself on the move and I'll...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tommy Thornhill

Frances Melsheimer LeTellier, 87, of Charleston, SC, wife of MG Carroll N. LeTellier, US Army (Ret.), entered into eternal rest Sunday, June 11, 2017 at home surrounded by her family. Her funeral service will be held Friday, June 16, 2017 in Grace Church Cathedral, 98 Wentworth Street at 1:00 p.m. with a reception to follow service in the Church. Interment will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.

Born August 6, 1929 in Vicksburg, Mississippi, she was the daughter of the late Francis Robert Melsheimer Jr., and Louise Wilson Melsheimer. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Mississippi and was a retired educator. Frances was a member of Grace Church Cathedral.

She is survived by her spouse of 63 years, MG Carroll N. LeTellier, US Army (Ret.) of Charleston, SC; and daughter, Mary C. LeTellier of Charleston, SC. Her son, Francis R. LeTellier preceded her in death in 2016, her son Carroll N. LeTellier preceded her in death in 1998, and her daughter Norma Louise LeTellier preceded her in death in 1967.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Grace Church Cathedral, 98 Wentworth St, Charleston, SC 29401 or the Garden Club of Charleston, P.O. Box 20652, Charleston, SC 29413.

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