Frances Kathleen Collier

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Frances Kathleen Collier, 89, of Holts Summit, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013, at her home. She was born December 14, 1923, in Greenfield, Missouri, a daughter of the late John Marvin and Frances "Frankie" Katie (Quick) Johnson. She was a graduate of Greenfield High School in Greenfield, Missouri. On January 23, 1946, Kathleen was united in marriage in Greenfield, Missouri, to Franklin Meng Collier, who preceded her in death on December 14, 2009. Kathleen was a wife and mother, and always loved and enjoyed taking care of her family. She also loved to spend time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Kathleen is survived by a daughter: Marta Fontaine (husband Les) of Jefferson City; three grandchildren: Ashley Lickenbrock (husband Matt), Seth Fontaine (wife Crystal), Nathan Fontaine (wife Sarah); five great-granddaughters: Alyson, Kiersten, Bella, Makenzie and Madeline; one great-grandson: Jacob; and one sister: Maxine David of Springfield. She was also preceded in death by a newborn daughter: Mary Beth Collier in 1955. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 1, 2013, at the Greenfield Cemetery in Greenfield, Missouri. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Heart Association. Arrangements are under the direction of SLATER-MILLARD Family Funeral Chapel, 540 South Summit Drive, Holts Summit, MO 65043. (573) 896-5959. Condolences may be left for the family online at

Published July 30, 2013