Frances Leah Kuchera, age 86 of Delano, Minn., formerly of Hopkins, Minn., died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 1997 at the Delano Health Care Center.
Frances was born to Mitchel and Mary (Dion) Lambert on Dec. 21, 1910 in Minneapolis, Minn. She was married to Joseph B. Kuchera.
Frances was preceded in death by her husband, Joe. She is survived by three daughters: June and Roy Polach of California, Doris and Willard Ketcher of Watertown, Minn., and Lucille and Robert Ybarra of California; and one son, Marvin and Jane Kuchera of Welch, Minn. Further surviving her are 13 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Visitation was held for one hour prior to the services at the church on Saturday.
Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Watertown, with the Rev. Jeff Harter officiating. Music was provided by Brenda Cox. Interment was in Faith Presbyterian Church in Minnetonka, Minn. Pallbearers were Renee Palm, Jeff Palm, Katharine Gruber, Craig Gruber, Jeff Kuchera and Valerie Ybarra.