Jean A. (Yarrington) Franks 95, of Girard, died Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Pleasant Ridge Manor.
She was born in West Girard, PA, on June 22, 1924, a daughter of Lloyd and Myrtle (Vorse) Yarrington.
Jean graduated from Fairview High School in 1942. Following high school worked at Talon Mfg. in Erie also Fairview Evergreen and Farmer's Tavern in Franklin Township as a cook. She was a homemaker for many years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Bernard J. Franks; a son, Bernard G. Franks; sisters, Maxine Yarrington, Lois Wilson, and Betty Getz, brothers, David Yarrington, Gordan Yarrington and Bruce Yarrington.
She will be greatly missed by her family, which includes her son, Jack W. Franks; daughters, Linda (Larry) Platz, Patty J. Tirak, and Audrey Sargent; brother, Eddie Yarrington; a daughter in law; Linda Franks 16 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
According to Jean's wishes, there will be no calling hours observed.
A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Edder Funeral Home, Inc., Girard.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends of Pleasant Ridge Manor, 8300 West Ridge Rd., Girard, PA 16417
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