on December 17, 2005, ELEANOR J. FRANCE, of Deale, MD; wife of the late Lawrence Phipps France; beloved mother of Lawrence J., Francis E. "Buzzy" and John W. France. She is survived by six grandchildren, including Robert France with whom she lived and five great-grandchildren; sister of Mary Cugle, Joseph and Francis Miller and the late Julius, John and Albert Miller. Friends may call at the Rausch Funeral Home, 8325 Mt. Harmony Lane, Owings, MD, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. and Tuesday from 10 A.M. until 11:30 A.M., when Services will be held. Interment will follow in Meadowridge Memorial Park, Baltimore, MD. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 445 Defense Highway, Annapolis, MD 21401.