Frankie L. (Borter) St. John


Frankie L. (Borter) St. John, age 88, died on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at Community North Hospital. Born on April 20, 1923, in Linton, Ind., she was the daughter of Earl and Golda (Hasler) Borter. Frankie married Charles S. St. John on July 5, 1940.

Surviving her are her husband of 71 years, Charles St. John of Greenfield; daughters, Charlotte Brandle of Fortville, Carol (Adam) Hays of Middletown, Ind., Teri Benjamin of Missoula, Mont., Jaci (Benny) Owens of Greenfield; brother, Ed (Pat) Borter of Odon, Ind.; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great great-granddaughter.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Earl and Golda Borter; an infant son, Stuart; one grandson; and brother, Franklin Duane Borter.

Visitation will be take place from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at Erlewein Mortuary in Greenfield. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, at the mortuary. Pastor John Davis will be officiating. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery in Greenfield.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society

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