Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Allyson Mescher
Allyson M. Mescher, 37, Versailles, passed away at 1:45 p.m. May 20, 2014, in Versailles.
She was born Aug. 23, 1976, in Coldwater, to Carol (Mescher) Francis and Richard Francis, who survive in Versailles.
Also surviving are sisters and brothers-in-law, Julie (Matt) Traver, Findlay, and Carrie (Ken) Schoen, Fort Recovery; a brother and sister-in-law, Jeff (Angie) Francis, Versailles; nieces and nephews, Ethan, Owen, Ava, Ella and Nora Schoen, Anne Traver, and Kelsey, Ross and Collin Francis; grandmother, Sally Mescher, Versailles; her dog, Rocky; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ralph Mescher and Mary Jean and Ernest Wehrkamp.
She was a member of the Eagles and St. Denis Catholic Church, Versailles. She was an avid Michigan fan and also enjoyed watching the Browns and Reds. She enjoyed playing softball and was a member of E & R's team. Most of all, she loved spending time with her nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Denis Catholic Church, Versailles, the Rev. Fr. Jim Simons officiating. Burial will follow in St. Valbert Cemetery, Versailles.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Monday and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles.
The wishes of the family are that memorial contributions be directed to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or Cancer Association of Darke County.
Condolences may be expressed online at
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