Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Francis. A. Siler

On Thursday, December 10, 2015, Francis A. Siler, age 78, of West Mifflin, passed away peacefully under Hospice Care at Paramount Senior Living where he resided since Oct. 2015.


Beloved son of the late Albert J. and Ellen V. (McGowan) Siler, Sr.; brother of the late Josephine (the late Dr. Elmer J.) Maloy, Albert J. (Suzanne Harrigan) Siler, Jr., Elizabeth E. (the late Walter) Cekala, the late Vincent (Lottie M. Williams) Siler, Agnes J. (the late Ben) Pasky, Rose M. (James) Sedley, James R. (Sylvia Dess) Siler, Margaret M. (Stephen) Koget, Patrick J. (Marian Bobak)Siler, Rita K. (Gerard) McElhinny, Regina B. (Nicholas) Botti, Theresa Ann (the late Stephen) Tatrai; also survived by 44 nieces and nephews; 42 great-nieces and nephews; and 36-plus great-great-nieces and nephews.


Frank was a loving and caring brother, uncle, relative, and friend. He touched the lives of many and will be greatly missed, but know that he is home with the Lord.