Jeanne E. Frahm

TRIMONT – A Celebration of Life service for Jeanne E. Frahm, 90, of Mission, Texas, formerly of Trimont, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Kramer Family Funeral Home Chapel in Trimont, Minn., with Rev. Stephanie Christoffels officiating. Burial will be in Elm Creek Cemetery, rural Trimont, Minn.

Jeanne was called to her eternal rest on Tuesday morning, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Bungalow’s at Waterford Gardens in Mission, Texas. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Saturday at Kramer Family Funeral Home in Trimont.

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Jeanne Elaine Frahm was born Jan. 22, 1923, in Decatur, Ill., to Kathryn (Royer) and Joseph Cooper. She attended high school in Decatur. Jeanne met John Frahm on a blind date while he was attending Millikin University in Decatur on a basketball scholarship. They were married in Lubbock, Texas, where John was stationed with the Air Force. After living in Wadena, Minn., and Minneapolis, Minn., they moved to Trimont. In 1963, for health reasons, they moved to Mission Texas. Jeanne stayed on in Mission after John’s death in 1973.

Jeanne is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Frahm Erickson of Sunnyvale, Calif.; grandsons, Brett Erickson of Morgan Hill, Calif., and Scott Erickson (Lisa) of Playa Vista, Calif.; cousin, Mary Louise Wilcox (Skip) of Decatur, Ill.; sister-in-law, Lois Nelson of Trimont, Minn.; and other relatives.

Jeanne is preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Miller Frahm; and other relatives.