Franque Marcene Meliza, 78, of Garnett, Kansas, passed away Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Richmond Healthcare and Rehab in Richmond, Kansas.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Friday, October 13, 2017, at the First Christian Church, Garnett, with burial following in the Garnett Cemetery. Family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, Garnett.

She was born June 29, 1939, in Ottawa, Kansas, the daughter of Charles Cyrus and Helen L. (Barber) Chilcote.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lakemary Foundation or to First Christian Church.

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