Katherine Irene Franks

Jan. 28, 1922 - Dec. 22, 2013

Katherine Irene Franks, age 91, of Sarasota, Florida, formerly of St. Louis, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota. She was born on January 28, 1922 in St. Louis the daughter of Walter and Alma (Dean) Burlingame. She married Hugh Franks, who preceded in death in 1987.
Katherine is survived by her daughter, Janet (Suhail) Khoury of Sarasota, FL; three grandchildren, David, Nadia and Tanya.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, December 27, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Lux Funeral Home in St. Louis with Pastor Terri Bentley of the First United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the .
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Published in The Morning Sun on Dec. 24, 2013