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Frances T. McKown-Fisk

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Frances T. McKown-Fisk Obituary
September 18, 1922 - April 18, 2014 Frances peacefully passed away on Fri. April 18. Fran (Thurman) was born in Dillion, Montana, the 3rd child of Robert & Mildred Thurman. After graduating from South Pasadena HS, Fran attended UCLA. In Dec. 1942, Frances married William McKown. They raised 4 children and spent much of their 55 years together in Woodland Hills. Frances served as director of human resources at Encino & Northridge Hospitals, retiring in 1986. The couple then moved to Warner Springs. Her beloved husband, William, predeceased Fran in 1997. Fran was actively involved in her community & church. Later, Fran married Robert Fisk of San Marino, who predeceased her in 2001. Frances was a great lady who will be missed. Fran is survived by her daughter, Michele Knowlton; her sons Bryan, Dennis, & Jon McKown; her step-son, Lt. Col. James Fisk, USAF; her Thurman, Jamison, & McKown nieces and nephews; cousins; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and many good friends. Memorial services will be held at 11:00AM on Sat. May 24 at St. Thomas of Canterbury Episcopal Church, 44651 Avenida De Missiones, Temecula, CA.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from May 5 to May 11, 2014
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