Kimberly Jo (Endriss) Francis was born on January 15, 1966 in Hampton, Iowa, daughter of Glenn and Ethel Endriss, and passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at St. Cloud Hospital. She graduated from Pine River High School in 1984. After graduating she held several jobs until she was able to do what she loved most, which was make music. Kim had the ability to play any instrument she picked up, and had a lovely voice to go with it. She traveled with her than husband (Roger Francis) around the U.S. to entertain, until they landed in Nashville, Tenn., for a few years. She had a gift of knitting and crocheting the most beautiful things. Everyone wanted one of her afghans. The one thing she will be remembered for the most was her heart of gold and the wanting and willingness to do anything she could for anyone.
Kim was survived in death by her five children: Brittney, Sean (Heather), Brianna, Caitlin Francis and Allen LeFebvre; Four grandchildren Landon, Lane, Kiya and Riley; her mother Ethel Endriss; and six siblings Kathy (Scott), Glenn Jr. (Meredith), Kelly (Joseph), Kari (Andy), Thomas and Clifford.
She was preceded in death by her father Glenn Endriss.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday Riverview Church, Pine River. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.