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Florence Frink Aug. 2, 1911 - Sept. 6, 2009

NEW LONDON -- Florence Marion Frink, 98, of New London died Sunday at GlenOaks Care Center in New London.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Peace Lutheran Church in New London. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in New London.

Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home in New London.

She was born Aug. 2, 1911, in the Roseville Township, Wright County, to John and Effie (Smith) McLouth. She grew up in New London and attended New London Elementary School. After she finished school, she traveled with her family and helped with household duties.

She married John Frink on May 19, 1937, in rural New London. Over the years, they were transferred by the railroad and lived in Barnesville, Paynesville, New London, Hancock, Marshall, and Sioux Falls, S.D., before retiring in New London. She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in New London and was a member of the ELCA.

She is survived by her daughter: Jean (and Ron) Ready of Winona; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, one grandchild, two sisters and two brothers.