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Frances Louise (Warner) Clark


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Frances Louise (Warner) Clark Obituary
Frances Louise (Warner) Clark was born September 14, 1914 and died December 3, 2013.

Frances, the oldest of four daughters, was born in Albion, Michigan to Charles L. Warner and Ora L. (McCoskey) Warner. In 1930 the family moved to Hillsdale, Michigan, where Frances graduated from Hillsdale High School in 1932, followed by three years of nurses training at Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.

Frances began her nursing career as a registered nurse in Illinois and Michigan. She married Marlin S. Clark (dec.) October 25, 1936. In 1955 her family moved to Frankfort, Indiana and eventually to Rensselaer, Indiana in 1958. For the past eight years following Marlins death, Frances has been in the care of the George Ade Memorial Healthcare home, Brook, Indiana.

Frances was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Rensselaer. She was a past member of the Order of Eastern Star, Tri-Kappa and Sigma Di Gamma sororities in Rensselaer. She was a member of the 20th Century Literary Club in Michigan. Frances was active, enjoying gardening and playing bridge.

Along with her parents and her husband, preceding her in death were sisters, Margaret E. Mason, Jane C. Metcalf and Mary Jean Warner.

Surviving are sons, Warner J. (Mona) Clark, Noblesville, Indiana and John C. (Barbara) Clark, Ft. Wayne, Indiana; grandchildren, Jonathan H. Clark, Noblesville, Brian T. Clark, Denver, Colorado and Bethany M. Clark, Fishers, Indiana; along with several nieces and nephews. Also surviving is an honorary daughter, Barbara (Don) Misch, Rensselaer, Indiana.

Friends will be received at the Jackson Funeral Chapel of Rensselaer Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 9:30-11 A.M. Funeral services will follow at 11 A.M. Saturday at the Jackson Funeral Chapel with Pastor John Hostetter officiating. Burial will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Rensselaer. Memorials may be made to George Ade Memorial Healthcare, Brook or Trinity United Methodist Church, Rensselaer.

See www.jacksonfuneral.com to leave condolences and sign the online guest's registry.
Published in The Hillsdale Daily News on Dec. 4, 2013
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