Louise C. Franklin


(December 7, 2002)

Louise Caroline Elizabeth Roeller Franklin, 99, died Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Kingswood Health Center in Kansas City, Mo.

She was born June 28, 1903, in Kansas City and lived most of her adult life in Topeka, Kan., where she married Charles Edward Franklin on Feb. 2, 1927. For many years they spent their summers in Powell. He preceded her in death in 1975.

She is survived by two sons and their wives, William Edward Franklin and wife Marjorie of Prairie Village, Kan., and Charles Robert Franklin and wife Lenora of Glendale, Ariz.; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 10 At Mount Hope Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel in Topeka.