Green Bay Press Gazette
Posted May 25, 2007
Framness, Ardis E.
Ardis E. Framness, 91, 5804 State Hwy 42, Two Rivers, died early Wednesday morning, May 23, 2007, at Aurora Medical Center of Manitowoc County. Ardis was born March 29, 1916, in Oconto Falls, daughter of the late Alvin and Navy Wilson Temple. She attended schools in Oconto Falls, the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. On Aug. 16, 1941, Ardis married Rupert A. Framness at Green Valley. He preceded in death Feb. 18, 1998. She taught in the Twonline, Morgan, and South Branch rural schools of Oconto county from 1934 to 1941 and in the Oshkosh Schools from 1963 to 1978 when she retired. She was a member of First Lutheran Church.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Rupert A. and Ellen Framness, Town of Franklin; Douglas I. and Sherrie Framness, Marshfield; five grandchildren, Mark and Lorie Framness, Appleton; Brian Framness, De Pere; Lars Framness, Middleton; Siri Framness, Gardiner, Mont.; Chris Framness, Marshfield; one brother-in-law and three sisters-in-law, Nestor (Dorothy) Framness, Columbia Falls, Mont.; Joyce Lockstein, Gillett; Elaine Mercer, Gillett; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rupert Framness Sr.; half-sisters, Evangeline Temple Ochs, Erma Temple and Verna Regal Zippel; half-brothers, Ernest Temple and Ervin Regal, sisters, Audrey Temple Kasten and Evelyn Althea Temple Siegel.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at First Lutheran Church, 521 North Eighth Street, Manitowoc. Rev. Steven Solberg will officiate. Burial will follow at Volk Family Cemetery, Oconto Falls. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. The Jens Family Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the Framness family.