Obit: Franks, Edith (1905 - 1932)

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Surnames: FRANKS, GREENE, PURDAY

----Source: GREENWOOD GLEANER (Greenwood, Wis.) 03/31/1932

Franks, Edith (2 APR 1905 - 28 MAR 1932)

Mrs. Edith Franks, wife of Dana R. Franks, was born in Tunnel City, Wis., April 2, 1905. She passed away at her home in the town of Warner, Monday afternoon March 28, 1932, at four o’clock, attaining the age of 26 years, 11 months and 26 days. The cause of her death was pneumonia and other complications. Two children, Alice May and Edith Julia Franks preceded her in death March 21, 1932.

She leaves to mourn her loss her husband, Dana, and four sons Dewain, Wayne, Zane and Cleatus. Other relatives are her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Greene and his mother, Mrs. C.A. Franks, and four brothers and two sisters, George Greene, Tunnel City; Amos Greene, Durand; Mrs. Fred Purday, Tomah and Mrs. Maynard Franks, Greenwood.

In Nov. 1923 she was united in marriage to Dana R. Franks at Tunnel City. About two years ago the family moved to the town of Warner.

Funeral services were held from the Franks home yesterday afternoon at two o’clock. The body was laid to rest in the Braun Settlement Cemetery. Rev. E.G. Pfeiffer officiated.

 

 


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