Florence A Franke
1921 — 2021
Florence A. Franke, 100, of Cuero passed away Thursday, May 13, 2021. She was born April 12, 1921 in Yorktown to Herman and Tena Bock Scheffler. She married Henry J. Franke on October 23, 1939 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Yorktown. Growing up a southern farm girl, most of Florence's life had been centered on home, family and service to others. Eventually, she was offered a position at Retama Manor East Nursing Home in Cuero working in the dietary department preparing daily menus for the residents, which she immensely enjoyed until retirement. Having to experience isolation from loved ones due to the pandemic has proven to be difficult. Her strength and determination; always looking...