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Joyce D. Frank

Joyce D. Frank, age 76, passed away at Essentia Health’s St. Joseph’s Medical Center on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010. A private family service was held at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter, Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. Private interment.

Joyce was born on June 3, 1934, in Minneapolis to Herman and Mary Louise (Merrille) Walters. She graduated from North High School in 1952 and married Gerald “Jerry” Frank. Together they raised their three children. Joyce worked for Honeywell for 20 years, until retiring in 1973. She and Jerry moved to Brainerd in 1975.

Joyce is survived by her husband of 58 years, Gerald A. Frank, of Brainerd; children, Dana (JoAnn), John (Gail) and Nancy (James) Fanjoy; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Robert and Harold “Bud.”

Arrangements are entrusted to the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter.