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Obituary: Frances Jean Hopkin Mitchener

"Granny Franny"

Frances Mitchener, 74, passed away on September 30, 2004.

She was born on Jan. 10, 1930 in Woodruff, UT to Mark and Eileen Driscoll Hopkin. She graduated from East High School. Franny married Charles E. Mitchener, Jr in the Salt Lake Temple on September 2, 1947.

Franny loved being a member of the LDS Church, and served in many capacities. Fran owned her own business for over 30 years and spent many enjoyable hours making draperies. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grand-children and was ready at any minute to go on a new adventure.

Fran is survived by four children: Charles III (Peggy), Las Vegas, NV; Anne Hansen (Russell), Sandy, UT; Mark H. (Teri), Sparks, NV and Eve, Arvada, CO; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles and son, James.

Funeral services will be held Monday, October 4, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at the Little Cottonwood 1st Ward, 6350 So. Rodeo Ln (1545 E.). Friends and family may call at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 E. 10600 So., on Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m., and one hour prior to the services at the ward. Interment at Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery.