Sandra K. Frakes
Sandra K. Frakes, 72, of Mount Union, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at her daughter’s home.
No service is planned; she wished for family and friends to gather for a meal to share memories and appreciate one another. Mrs. Frakes was a kidney transplant recipient seven years ago, and has chosen to donate her body to the Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa for scientific research.
Memorials have been established to Great River Hospice and the University of Iowa Kidney Transplant Unit. Memorials may be sent to Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel, P.O. Box 656, Mount Pleasant 52641 or delivered to the funeral home, 709 E. Mapleleaf Drive, Mount Pleasant, during normal business hours.
On-line condolences may be sent to www.olsonpowell.com.
Mrs. Frakes was born Aug. 15, 1940, in Fairfield, the daughter of Fred and Jenny Darlene Howe Baker. she married Roger N. Frakes April 20, 1958, in Des Moines,
Survivors include her husband, Roger of Richland; one daughter Darla Frakes of Mount Union; two sisters, Jolene Jones and Margo Jones, both of Princeton, Mo.; two brothers, Johnny Dale Baker and James Baker, both of Princeton, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, William Earl; and one daughter, Susan Marie.