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scan_pic0003Fairbank-Kenneth Karl Franck, of Fairbank, died Monday, April 25, 2011, at Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, of natural causes. 

He was born April 21, 1933 in Iowa City, Iowa, son of  Carl Franck and Pauline (Strayer) Roberts. 

He married Mary Nachtman on November 27, 1952 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Fairbank.

Survived by: his wife, Mary Franck of Fairbank; one daughter, Paula (Rick) Cook of Sacremento, CA; three sons: Steve (Deanne) Franck of Independence; Kenny (Dixie) Franck, Jr. and Darrell (Wendy) Franck, both of Fairbank.  11 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren.  One brother, Robert Franck of Waterloo; half sister, Barb of Phoenix, AZ; Step-sister, Margarette Shreve of Sumner, IA.  Several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by: his parents: Mother and Step-Father Pauline and Earl Roberts; Father and Step-Mother, Carl and Esther Franck; Step-Brothers: Ed and John Roberts.

Services: at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Fairbank, with inurnment on Saturday, April 30 at 11:00 a.m., weather permitting at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Fairbank.  Public visitation from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

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scan_pic0002Fairbank-James Roy Gallup of Mount Vernon, Washington, formerly of Fairbank, died  Saturday, December 4, 2010 at his home, of a glioblastoma brain tumor.

He was born on August 11, 1944 in Waterloo, Iowa, son of LeRoy D. and Helen L. (Place) Gallup.

He graduate from Wapsie Vally High School  in 1962.  He attended  University of Northern Iowa at Cedar Falls, Iowa, Iowa State University  at Ames, Iowa and the Univeresity of Arizona at Tempe, Arizona.  He was a Master Architect.  He had his own firm, Gallup Architiect in Mount Vernon, Washington.

Survived by: his mother, Helen Gallup of Fairbank, one sister, Glenda (James ) Kaufman of Fairbank, and one brother, Robert (Bob) (Pat) Gallup of Palm Harbor, Floridia.  Seven nieces, Ann, Jean, DelJean, Kimberly, Linda, Kristine and Erika.

Preceded in death by: his father, LeRoy  D. Gallup in 1984, and one niece Renee’.

Services: at United Methodist Social Hall,in Fairbank, on Monday, April 25,  at 2:00 p.m. where the family will receive friends.   Inurnment will be in the Fairbank Cemetery.

Memorial may be directed to the family.

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