Obituary – Franklin, Grace (Keating)

Class of 1935

Grace (Keating) Franklin

March 26, 1918 – February 23, 1969

Mrs. Paul Franklin, 50, of Wichita, a native of Noble county, died Sunday at St. Francis hospital in Wichita where she had surgery two weeks ago.

Burial services will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in Mt. Carmel Catholic cemetery, Perry. Requiem mass will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Wichita, where she made her home.

Mrs. Franklin, the former Grace Keating, was born March 26, 1918, northwest of Perry. She was a 1935 graduate of Perry high school and a graduate of Hill’s Business college. She was married April 25, 1940, to Paul Franklin, who survives.

Additional survivors include her mother, Mrs. J. R. Keating, Route 2, Perry; two sisters, Mrs. Jim Young, Wichita, and Mrs. Gladys Mears, Kansas City, Mo.; and four brothers, Bill Keating, Torrence, Calif.; Robert Keating, Choctaw; Jack Keating, Del City; and Wayne Keating, Perry.