Florence "Flo" N. Shelander

Born: Thu., Oct. 16, 1947
Died: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Mon., Feb. 18, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Feb. 18, 2019
Location: Frame Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Tue., Feb. 19, 2019
Location: St. Raphael's Catholic Church

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Eldred-  Florence N. “Flo” Shelander, 71, of the Loop Rd., passed away on Friday (February 15th, 2019) at home surrounded by her loving family.
Born October 16th, 1947 in Scranton, Pa she was a daughter of Harold and Helen Astrauskas Hoke.  On March 16th, 1968 in St. Raphael’s Church, Eldred she married Ken J. Shelander, who survives.  
Florence was a 1967 graduate of Otto-Eldred High School.  Along with her husband Ken, she had resided in Coudersport, Pa from 1975 to 1983 due to a transfer at work, they then returned to Eldred where she resided up until the present.
Mrs.  Shelander had been employed by Pure Carbon in Coudersport and American Olean Tile Co., up until her retirement in 2008.
Flo was a longtime member of St. Raphael’s Church in Eldred, as well as their Altar Rosary Society and a founding member of their annual Soups-On! Program.  She loved cooking, flowers and gardening, knitting, and especially spending time with her granddaughters.
In addition to her husband of over fifty years, she is survived by two sons, Mark (Kathy) Shelander and Ken M. Shelander both of Eldred; two granddaughters, Chelsea Shelander of Farmington, Conneticut and Alyssa Shelander at home; brother, Harold (Susan) Hoke of Troy, Michigan; as well as two sisters, Susan (Richard) Collins of Rixford and Paulette (Roger) Orlandi of Sayer, Pa.
Friends may call on Monday at the Frame Funeral Home, Eldred from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 11:00 am at St. Raphael’s Church in Eldred with the Rev. Thomas E. Brown as celebrant.  Burial will follow in St. Raphael’s Cemetery, Eldred.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Raphael’s Altar Rosary Society or the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be made at www.framefuneralhome.com.

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Cheryl Smith
   Posted Sat February 16, 2019
Ken and family, So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Cheryl, Andy and Haley Smith

Amy Dawn Shelley
   Posted Sun February 17, 2019
I met this lovely lady thru her husband Ken. She shared her recipe with me of little toast with melted sharp cheddar cheese and bacon bits. And then made sure I had a sample or two. May her family be blessed with all the wonderful memories.

Kathy Nuhfer Wojtanik
   Posted Sun February 17, 2019
So sorry for your loss, Flo always had a smile and such a positive out look on life.
She will be missed

   Posted Sun February 17, 2019
You and family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Mary Smith

Sandy Sherman
   Posted Mon February 18, 2019
Sending our Sympathy and Love to you all. So Sorry for your loss. Cherish all the memories you shared with Flo.

Sandy, Jeff, Zach & Alli Sherman

John Blackwell
   Posted Mon February 18, 2019
Ken, Mark, Ken Jr and families,
I was saddened to learn that Florence passed away. I will always remember her helping others as she did to me in tough times. She is amazing lady. I'll be keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Aspire Group/ UConn Athletics
   Posted Mon February 18, 2019
Our deepest condolences to Chelsea and her entire family. She has been a breathe of fresh air since joining our team and we understand its because of the family values Chelsea speaks of every day. Everyone in your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

UConn Athletics/ Aspire Group