Frances Christian…January 4, 1924 – April 22, 2016


Funeral services for Lamar and former longtime rural Holly, CO resident, Frances Christian will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar, CO. Pastor Joe Garness of the Star Community Church will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Veteran’s section at Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar, CO. Visitation for Frances will be from 1:00 to 7:00 pm, Friday, April 29, 2016 also at the funeral home in Lamar.

Mrs. Christian was born January 4, 1924 on the family farm outside of Mulvane, KS to Frank and Muriel Turkle. She went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ on April 22, 2016 with family by her side.

Frances is survived by her five children, Greg, David, Kenneth (Carla), Patrick (Cheryl) and Margaret (Gene); five grandchildren, Kendall (Paul), Jason (Amy), Jonathan, Justin and Sean; two great-grandchildren; brother, James (Kay); sisters, Lindy and Mary (Duane); sister-in-law, Opal; brother-in-law, Dennis and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Erling; sisters, Jeanne and JoAnn; and brother, Tommy.

Memorial contributions can be made to Lamar Area Hospice or the charity of donor’s choice in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052.

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