Lu Ell Franz

Lu Ell Franz


Feb. 6, 1926 — Sept. 28, 2016

Lu Ell (Luell Ellingson Franz) was born Feb. 6, 1926 in Portland, Oregon, and passed Sept. 28, 2016, in Portland, Oregon.

She is survived by her three sons and their wives, Larry (Jan), Leo (Becky) and Les (Adele) Franz; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her best friend, Pat.

Lu Ell worked as a massage therapist (LMT), and her love for dancing, hiking and music (she even played spoons in a band) was only surpassed by her love for God.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, at 3 p.m. at the Warren Community Fellowship. 56523 Columba River Highway, Warren, OR 97053.

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