Frankie J. Sjolander

Frankie J. Sjolander, daughter of W.F. Horton and Hattie (Thomas) Horton was born August 11, 1930 in rural Callahan County, Texas and passed away on August 6, 2019 at the Nicol Nursing Home, Glasco, Kansas at the age of 88.

Frankie was united in marriage to Charles W. Johnston on January 20, 1952 and to this union 5 children were born, Marilyn, Clarissa, Charles, Dave, Perry. Charles Johnston passed away in 1982. Frankie was united in marriage to Alvin C, Sjolander on January 27, 1991.

Frankie was a Registered Nurse and worked as a Health nurse of State of Kansas and Republic County, RN at St. Joseph Hospital, Concordia KS and owned the Haggman-Wires Drug store in Scandia KS for several years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Charles W. Johnston and Alvin C. Sjolander., three sisters, Pat Black, Kaye Love, Faye Rhodes.

She is survived by two daughters, Marilyn Ruppard of Sinking Spring, PA, Clarissa Metler of Bove, MN, three sons, Dr. Charles (Beverly) Johnston of Las Vegas, NV, Dave (Kristen) Johnston of Sedgwick, KS, Perry (Tisha) Johnston of Scandia, KS, 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, sister, Carrie Cole of Irving, TX, nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services will be held, Two PM, Monday, August 12, 2019, Bachelor-Surber Memorial Chapel, Belleville, KS, conducted by, Pastor Sandra Jellison-Knock.
Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery, Scandia, KS

Memorials may be given to Frankie Sjolander Memorial Fund.

Friends may call on Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 1 PM to 8 PM at Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS.

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Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS in charge of arrangements.