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Mary Jane Frank

March 29, 1930 — August 12, 2016

Mary Jane Frank

Mary Jane Frank, age 86, of Linn, passed away Friday, August 12, 2016, at Boone Hospital in Columbia.

She was born on March 29, 1930, in Folk, a daughter to the late Bernard and Elizabeth (Schoenauer) Bax.

Mary Jane was united in marriage to Edgar C. Frank, on September 15, 1948, at St Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Folk. Edgar preceded her in death on December 26, 2014.

Mary Jane was a member of the St. George Catholic Church, Fraternal Order of Eagles, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary.

Mary Jane enjoyed spending time with her family, and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She took great pride in her home and yard. Nothing pleased her more than to have a spic and span clean house, freshly mowed lawn and beautiful flowers everywhere. In her younger years, nearly every Saturday night was spent dancing with her sweetheart, Edgar.

Mary Jane is survived by: one son, Ronnie (Margie) Frank of Linn; two daughters, Judy (Ed) Robinson of Linn, and Shelly (Tim) Stumbaugh of Holts Summit; nine grandchildren, Tammy (Boone) Tyree, Kim (Kevin) Cox, Travis Frank, Troy (Kelly) Frank all of Linn, Brandy (DeWayne) Prenger of Wardsville, Skyler, Trevor, Trey and Seth Stumbaugh of Holts Summit; eleven great grandchildren, Courtney, Dillon and Olivia Dingley, Nash Tyree, Karlee and Kamryn Cox, Sam, Carson and Isabella Prenger, Maya and Colton Frank, and Adalynn Skye Moore; one sister-in-law, Mary Frank, and numerous nieces, nephews, and great nieces and great nephews.

In addition to her parents and spouse of 66 years, she was preceded in death by: one sister, Hilda Libbert; one brother, Herbert Bax, four brothers-in-law, Norbert, Elmer and Bill Frank and Andrew "Pat" Libbert; three sisters-in-law, Agnes and JoAnn Frank, and Irene Bax.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 15, 2016, at Morton Chapel in Linn with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at St. George Catholic Church in Linn with Fr. Daniel J. Merz as Celebrant. Interment will follow in the St. George Parish Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to St. George Catholic Church Outlay Campaign in Linn.

Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel, Linn, Missouri (897-2214)

Prayer Service will be at 7:30 p.m.


Monday, August 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Morton Chapel
911 E. Main St.
Linn, Missouri 65051-9781

Prayer Service will be at 7:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

St George Catholic Church
611 E. Main St
Linn, MO 65051


Tuesday, August 16, 2016
12:15 PM


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