Franks, Joan Viola

FRANKS – Joan Viola Franks of Brooks, Alberta died in the Brooks Health Centre on November 28, 1992 at the age of 59 years.

She was born in Kamloops, B.C. on June 13, 1933 and after marrying Ed Franks moved to Alberta settling in Brooks.

She was predeceased by her husband in 1976.

Surviving are her children, Lori (Frank) Ethridge of Brooks, Linda (Carmen) Grandbois of Brooks and John (Lisa) Franks of Carbon, Alberta; seven grand­children. She also leaves to mourn her twin sister, June Burris of Kamloops, B.C., two brothers, Jim and Bob Wilkinson of Monte Lake, B.C., Betty Priestley of Edmonton and numerous nieces and nephpws.

Funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 3 at 2 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church with the Reverend Ken Grambo officiating. Interment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Julius Snyders, Carl Hillbom, Dale Flatla, Jim Etheridge, Wayne Etheridge and Jock Airth.

If friends desire memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.