Betty M. Frahm, 85, of Sumner, died Saturday, June 13, 2015, at the Hillcrest Home in Sumner.
At Betty’s request there will be no services. Becker-Milnes Funeral Home in Sumner is assisting the family.
Betty Mae, daughter of Milo and Vlasta Benda Kolpek, was born August 19, 1929, at Cedar Falls, Iowa. She received her education in the Cedar Falls Schools, graduating from Cedar Falls High School. On June 12, 1949, she was united in marriage with Arnold E. Frahm at the United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls, Iowa. She and her husband farmed for many years near Sumner in Bremer County, Iowa. Betty enjoyed gardening and sewing.
She is survived by three children, Kathy Frahm of Waterloo, Steve and Keith of Sumner; a brother, Vernon Kolpek of Cedar Falls, a sister, Marian Swingen of Cedar Falls, and three sisters-in-law, Darlys Varner of Waterloo, Virginia (Henry) Knoploh of Ames, and Mariann (Bill) Richards of Staten Island, New York.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold in 2010; her son, Larry in 2013; her parents; and one sister, Arlene Buls.