Beulah Lorraine Sanders Frank, age 89, of Frazee, MN, died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, at the Frazee Care Center.
She was born March 17, 1921, in Balaton, MN, to George and Elida (Pederson) Sanders.
Beulah moved with her family to Frazee as a young girl. She attended rural Frazee schools, and was a 1939 graduate of Frazee High School.
Beulah was united in marriage to Leonard Frank June 11, 1950, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee.
She worked at Peoples State Bank for over 30 years, retiring in 1985.
As a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, she served with the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, the Altar Guild, and as the church financial secretary until 2009. She was also a member of the Ladies Aid, and the Frazee Community Cemetery Board.
Beulah served as an election judge through the 2008 elections. She volunteered at the Frazee Public Schools, and at the Frazee Care Center for over 20 years, and was a member of the “55+ Club” and the Frazee Widows.
Beulah enjoyed seeing her granddaughters, watching baseball at all levels, and was an avid Minnesota Twins fan. She also enjoyed following Frazee Hornets sports teams, being with people, playing cards, bingo, quilting, crocheting, and baking.
Survivors include her son, Donald (Dawn) of Loretto; two granddaughters, Erin and Morgan Frank of Loretto; three brothers, Gordon Sanders of Frazee, Charles “Bill” Sanders and Walter “Frit” Sanders, both of Mishawka, IN; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard in 1991; her parents; three brothers, Thomas “Les,” Cecil, and Harold; and 11 brothers and sisters-in-law.
Funeral services took place Thursday, Dec. 23 at 10:30 a.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee, with the Rev. William Aufdenkamp officiating. Interment was in Lakeside Cemetery.
Friends called Wednesday, Dec. 22 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Furey Funeral Home in Frazee, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation continued Thursday one hour prior to the service at the church.
The Furey Funeral Home served the family. Memories may be shared online at www.fureyfh.com.