Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 6, 2014 11:16 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Elizabeth Frank, 98, of Mount Vernon, passed away Jan. 4, 2014, at Country Club Retirement Campus.

She was born Feb. 13, 1915, in Minnesota, to the late Nels and Esther Anderson.

Elizabeth was a longtime member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Hill Church and had retired from the Ohio Conference.

She is survived by her son, Jon Frank of Mansfield; her daughter, Jennie Downing of Mount Vernon; a grandson, Lance Downing; a granddaughter, Leslie Downing; and close family, Bill Paulson.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Edward Frank; three sisters; three brothers and close family member, Carol Paulson.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m., at the Mount Vernon Hill Seventh-Day Adventist Church, with Pastor Edward Bartter officiating. Friends may call at the church Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of services. Family will observe burial in her family cemetery in Minnesota at a later date. The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is handling the funeral services for the Frank family.

Memorial contributions may be made in Elizabeth’s memory to Mount Vernon Academy.

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