MORTON — Shirley L. Frank, 83, of Morton, died Saturday (April 20, 2019) at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.
Shirley was born May 4, 1935, in Blue Earth, Minn., to Lee and Esther (Severtson) Andrews. She married Raymond D. “Sonny” Frank on Oct. 9, 1953 in Pekin.
Surviving are her husband, Sonny, of Morton; five children, David, Daniel (Ann), Douglas (Laurie), Kim (Stuart) Finley all of Morton and Dennis (Sheri), of Bloomington; one sister, Sharon (Loren) Mutchler of Pekin, one brother, Gary (Maryann) of Pinckneyville; 20 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Shirley was preceded in death by two brothers, Jim and William “Bill” Andrews; one granddaughter, Jennifer Frank; and one great-grandson, Cayden Frank.
Shirley was a homemaker who enjoyed her family and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her sense of humor and wit will be remembered by all who knew her.
Visitation will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Knapp – Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton. Further visitation will be 9 to 9:45 a.m. Thursday at the Apostolic Christian Church in Morton, followed at 10 a.m. by a funeral service with church ministers officiating. Burial will take place in the Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Morton.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association or St. Jude Runners Association.
Knapp – Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center is handling arrangements.
To view Shirley's tribute video or send an online condolence to the family, visit www.knappjohnson.com.