Lee Ann Franke, 66, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 after a short battle with cancer. She was the daughter of the late Jack and Bettie Nowlin.
She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Jon Franke; two daughters, Elizabeth Smith and her husband Shane Smith, Carolyn Franke; one son, Andrew Franke and his wife Jade Franke; two grandchildren, Preston Smith and Penelope Smith. She also leaves behind two siblings; Martha Williams and Joseph Nowlin.
Lee was an awesome mother, wife, cook, and baker. She was a real estate broker and worked with her husband Jon in the building and real estate business from 1981-2009. She loved to travel and flew in their family airplane writing down codes and frequencies to help Jon.
Memorial Services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, October 18, 2019 at Surrey Hills Baptist Church with Dr. Wendell Lang officiating. A graveside service will be conducted at 3:30 PM Friday at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Oklahoma City, OK.
The family will receive friends Thursday October 17, 2019, from 1 PM to 8 PM at Buchanan Funeral Service at 8712 North Council Road, Oklahoma City, OK 73132.