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In Memory of

Ellen Leora Frantz

September 14, 1921 - June 7, 2017

Obituary


Ellen Leora "Hodie" Frantz was born in Alma, OK September 14, 1921. Through her nearly 96 years she was a soda jerk, Rosie the Riveter, New York City hair stylist, food truck owner, champion square dancer, mother to the motherless and friend to all. She passed peacefully at her home in Carlsbad, CA June 7, 2017 at the age of 95. She is reunited in heaven with her husband Joe Frantz, sons Milo Reno and Bruce Carroll and her great-grandson Tommy Washburn. She is survived by treasured siblings Melba Drow, Delores Cunanan and Billy Harold...

Ellen Leora "Hodie" Frantz was born in Alma, OK September 14, 1921. Through her nearly 96 years she was a soda jerk, Rosie the Riveter, New York City hair stylist, food truck owner, champion square dancer, mother to the motherless and friend to all. She passed peacefully at her home in Carlsbad, CA June 7, 2017 at the age of 95. She is reunited in heaven with her husband Joe Frantz, sons Milo Reno and Bruce Carroll and her great-grandson Tommy Washburn. She is survived by treasured siblings Melba Drow, Delores Cunanan and Billy Harold Mosher; beloved niece Evelyn Eschler and nephews Larry Crosby, Gary Crosby, Craig Smith; daughter-in-law Marian Reno; son-in-law Robert Oden, granddaughters Becky Reno, Tracy Reynolds, Stephanie Reno; great-grandchildren C.J. Reynolds, Makenzie Reynolds and Savannah Reynolds; great-great-grandchildren McKinley Rose Reynolds and Alexander Thomas Reynolds.