A private memorial service was held for Gaylene M. Frank, 51, Clearwater, Minn., who passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2008, at St. Benedict's Center, Clearwater, after a long battle with cancer.
Gaylene was born on Jan. 14, 1957, to John and Delores Smith.
She married Edward Frank on Nov. 6, 1976, in Crystal, Minn.
Gaylene spent much of her life caring for her family.
She was very active in the American Legion Auxiliary Post 323 for several years.
Gaylene was very outgoing and optimistic.
She enjoyed decorating the indoors as well as the outdoors.
She also loved spending time with her family and friends.
Gaylene is survived by her parents; husband; daughters, Genneth (fiancé, Jason Peterson) and Amanda; brothers and sister, Mike Smith, Julie (Dirk) Moorhead and Jim (Jill) Smith; nieces nephews; and friends; mother and father-in-law, Florence and Jacob Frank; and many sisters and brothers-in-law.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
(Stevenson Funeral Home, Dickinson)