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Grace E. Frank, 84, formerly of Burnett, passed away Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Clearview Nursing Home in Juneau with her family by her side.

Grace was born the daughter of Alex and Esther (Zietlow) Pieper on Nov. 30, 1934, in Juneau. She was married to Lloyd E. Frank on June 30, 1956, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Burnett. She was later married to William Ehlers on May 30, 2002, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Burnett. Grace was employed with Maysteel in Allenton until her retirement.

Grace was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Burnett. She enjoyed canning, baking and collecting recipes. Grace had a love of horses and enjoyed going on horse rides. She was known for her Easter egg hunts around the home and she looked forward to her annual Christmas shopping trip. Grace will be remembered for her fun personality.

Grace is survived by her children, Neal Frank of Fox Lake, Nina (Dennis) Braun of Burnett, and Neada (Terry) Welch of Oak Grove; six grandchildren, Jerrod Braun (Lindsay), Justin (Shelby) Braun, Jenna Braun (Greg), Nila Novak, Nathan Welch (Ariel) and Terra (Ian) Ellenbecker; three great-grandchildren, Gatana, Aayran and Lenix; her sister, Gladys Tucker of Waupun; special friend, Don Schultz and son, Glenn; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lloyd, in 2000; her husband, Bill, in 2011; and her siblings, Reuben and Alexa Pieper.

A visitation will be held at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. The Rev. Tim Sallach will officiate. Interment will take place at North Burnett Cemetery in Burnett.

Memorials may be directed to Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Burnett.

Grace’s family would like to thank Clearview Nursing Home for all their care and support.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at

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