"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Monday, November 30th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:58:14, Nov 30th 2015 - doc - I ordered a California burger for take out. It was a really tasty burger and it ... [Read More]
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
- 9:20:20, Nov 24th 2015 - reader - What an inspiring message! Thank you! ... [Read More]
- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
Fri, Apr 18th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Mary Irene Frank, 45, of Minneapolis, formerly of Preston, died of health complications April 14, 2003 at her home.
Born Sept. 4, 1957, in Rochester, the daughter of Mavis and Lyle Frank, she attended Preston public schools, and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stout and William Mitchell Law School. She was a court advocate for the Hennepin County district attorney and a social worker in Blue Earth County. Beginning as a domestic abuse project volunteer, she became crisis intervention program coordinator training the police, community groups, judges and mental-health professionals and became legal advocacy program director for the domestic abuse project. An active Native American advocate, her tribal name was Wawokiyaw. She was an election judge, an active member of the American Diabetes Association and was involved with Oasis in Golden Valley, Minn. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, traveling, reading, pets and volunteering. Survivors include her parents, Mavis Lentz Frank and Lyle Frank of Preston; two sisters, LaDonna (Jack) Kranz of St. Charles and Carolyn Frank of Olympia, Wash.; and three brothers, Noel (Noel) Frank of Owatonna, Carlton (Gina) of Albert Lea and Chris (Tracy) of Custer, S.D. A memorial service was April 18, 2003 at Christ Lutheran Church in Preston, with the Revs. Jennifer Graf and James Rushton co-officiating. The body has been cremated. Thauwald Funeral Home in Preston was in charge of arrangements.