Goldie Franz

Goldie Loretta Franz, 84, died Jan. 29, 2008, at Salem Nursing Home, Hillsboro.

Born May 15, 1923, at Lehigh, she was the daughter of Peter and Marie (Loewen) Stubby.

On July 25, 1947, she married Joel Franz at Lehigh. She was a homemaker and member of First Mennonite Church, Hillsboro.

She was preceded in death by a son, Steven Franz.

Survivors include her husband, Joel Franz of Hillsboro; daughter and son-in-law, Deanna and Dennis Jantz of Park City; daughter-in-law, Marlys Plett of Hillsboro; sister, Maurine Martens of Hillsboro; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at First Mennonite Church, Hillsboro, with Pastor Randy Smith officiating.

Burial will be in Haven of Rest Cemetery, rural Hillsboro.

A memorial fund has been established with the American Diabetes Association.