Laurie A. Frank, 49

Laurie A. Frank was reunited with her parents on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at the age of 49 years. Laurie was born on March 7, 1963 to Russell and Nancy (nee Boyer) Frank. She spent most of her life in Ridgecrest, Calif. Laurie worked at the Threshold in West Bend up until her “retirement” and was recently attending the Adult Day Program at Trinity Lutheran Church in West Bend.

Laurie enjoyed attending church at St. John’s Lutheran Church in West Bend. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was the life of any gathering.

Laurie is survived by her brother Daniel Frank of Ridgecrest, Calif.; sister Lisa (David) Treinen of Carson City, Nev.; and special cousin Julie Faber-Winkler (Roger Winkler). She is further survived by many other aunts, uncles, nieces, cousins, and dear friends. Laurie is preceded in death by her parents and her brother John Frank.

A memorial service for Laurie will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive in West Bend. Gathering will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the funeral home only. Memorials are appreciated to the Threshold, 600 Rolfs Avenue, West Bend, WI 53090.

The family would like to express a special Thank You to so many for all their great care of Laurie: Kathy Wolfgram for taking Laurie in and having her become part of her loving family…we can never thank you enough.

The family would also like to thank The Threshold and Community Care for their kindness and support.

Laurie will be deeply missed by everyone she touched. Laurie was unforgettable and made a lasting impression on those who had the privilege of meeting her. She is now home in the care of her parents and the Lord.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. (262) 338-2050.