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Frances F. Quinn

Frances passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 in Grand Rapids.

She was born December 8, 1943 in Arkansas, the daughter of Charles and Edna (Bolen) McCormick. As a young woman Frances had been a bartender and waitress at the Olympia Restaurant and the Elks Lodge and for 20 years had been a nanny.

Frances loved music and singing. She was in several bands and had won several awards for her singing. Frances had a strong faith and loved the Lord. She was a member of the Otsego Elks Lodge.

Surviving are her children, David Ledbetter of Iowa, Ken (Terri) Ledbetter of Otsego, Tom Ledbetter of Kalamazoo and Herb (Cari) Ledbetter of Otsego; 6 grandchildren, Shawna, Andrew, Kenny, Ella, Olive and Alice; 3 great-grandchildren, Ethan, Andrew and Lliam; siblings, Char, Carrie, Peg and Roxanne along with several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Jack Quinn and brother, Chuck.

A graveside service will take place at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park North in Kalamazoo.

In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Frances may be made to

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Chris Rysenga

July 6, 2020 at 6:48 pm

I’m so sorry for your loss you guys!


Kate Hester and family

July 6, 2020 at 7:24 pm

Fran was always so kind, and had such a wonderful laugh. She will always be loved and missed. My deepest sympathies for your loss!


Amanda Alfred

July 7, 2020 at 12:45 am

She called me “My Linda”. I will forever miss her spark and her smile.


Marcia Quick

July 7, 2020 at 7:52 am

I am so sorry for your loss. Fran was a beautiful lady with a heart full of love. She will be missed. Praying for the family.


Tim and Marcia Quigley

July 7, 2020 at 10:34 am

We loved Franny so much! She was always so much fun! She could sing and sound like Patsey Cline! She had so much personality and her smile was awesome! May she rest in peace and sing with the Angels!


Christina Pathic

July 8, 2020 at 2:46 pm

God has truly taken an Angel. Fran was a beautiful woman inside and out. With a singing voice made straight out of heaven. R.I.P Fran I will always remember your beautiful soul. Saddened by your loss!! Love you

Christina Pathic



July 9, 2020 at 10:43 pm

Although I didn’t know her long she was just such a sweet lady that loved Jesus ❤️ my condolences to your family


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