Edna A. (nee Schepers) Franken, age 87, of St. Louis, Mo., passed away Monday, December 13, 2010. She was born February 18, 1923, in Folk, Mo. She was the beloved wife for 60 years of the late Norbert J. Franken; dearest mother of Dale A. Franken, Sharon A. "Sherry" Brockgreitens, Zandra M. Beck, and Zachary J. Franken; loving grandmother of Kristopher (Rhonda), Donald, Daniell and Matthew Franken, Sherry A P (David Wilbern) Brockgreitens, Michelle and Nicole (Nick Enz) Beck, David, Emily and Amanda Franken; dear great-grandmother of Blake, Abigail, Allison, and Olivia Franken, Keith Maness, Rose Marie Dennis, and Henry Atticus Wilbern; dear sister of Dolores Thruston; dear sister-in-law, aunt, cousin and friend. She was preceded in death by nine siblings. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, December 17, at John L. Ziegenhein & Sons Funeral Home, 7027 Gravois, St. Louis, MO 63116, 314-352-2600, to Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 4092 Blow Street, St. Louis, MO 63116 for Mass at 11 a.m. Entombment will be in Mt. Hope Mausoleum. Visitation will be held from 9-10:30 a.m., Friday, December 13, at the funeral home. Masses or memorials to St. Vincent De Paul Society appreciated.