Pearl Frangenberg was born on May 30, 1919 to Ambrose and Elizabeth (Flugel) Heinis in Morris, MN. At an early age, her family moved to Marcus, IA where she attended school and graduated in 1937.
On June 6, 1938, Pearl was united in marriage to Otto Frangenberg at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus, IA. To this union were two daughters and a son. They made their home in rural Marcus where they farmed. In 1952, Otto and Pearl moved into town but continued farming.
Pearl was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus, IA. She enjoyed playing cards, baking, embroidery, dancing and spending time with family and friends.
On March 11, 2013, Pearl passed away peacefully at the Heartland Care Center in Marcus, IA at the age of 93. She was preceded in death by her husband, Otto; one daughter-in-law, Jerri Frangenberg; one son-in-law, Larry Haack; two sisters: Myrtle Dawson and Helen Smith; and two brothers: Ralph and Lyle Heinis.
Pearl is survived by her two daughters: Connie Haack of Marcus, IA; MaryBeth Bouchard and her husband, Steve of Marcus, IA; one son, Ed Frangenberg of Radcliffe, IA; 9 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; three sisters: June Davis of Sutherland, IA; Edith Sand of Marcus, IA; and Dorothy Wetherell of Peterson, IA; other family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Marcus.
Father Dan Guenther
Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Tuesday night with the family present during that time at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Marcus. There will be a 7 P.M. prayer service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Holy Name Catholic Cemetery