|4/2/2021 12:31:00 PM|
Ellis “Jack” Frans, age 81, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on March 17, 2021.
Ellis lived in Lindstrom, on South Lindstrom Lake, the majority of his life. He attended Chi-Hi Lindstrom Public School. He proudly served in the United States Air Force and attended St. Cloud State University. He married the love of his life, Linnae (Anderson) Frans. They raised a family of two children, Justine and Derek.
Ellis was an avid outdoorsman, hunting and fishing were his two favorite pasttimes. Some of his other favorite activities were; telling jokes or sharing one-liners (he had a million), long walks, travel, he was an excellent dancer and sang in many organized church and school choirs. He found joy in supporting his grandchildren in their many sporting events.
Preceeded in death by his foster parents, Bill and Della Otto; his twin sisters Marlene Lueck and Mavis Godeman Blisek.
Survived by his loving wife, Linnae of 54 years; daughter, Justine Foy (Chris), graddaughters Taylor Foy; grandsons Keaton and Connor Foy; son Derek (Jodi) Frans and grandson Colin Frans.
A celebration of life will take place Thursday, May 27 at 11 a.m. at Chisago Lake Lutheran Church.