Frances Trotter, 67

Frances Trotter, age 67 of Broken Bow, died Dec. 30, 2010, at the Custer Care Center #2 in Broken Bow. Memorial services were Jan. 4, 2011, at Govier Brothers Mortuary in Broken Bow with Frances’ cousin, Steve Finney officiating. Burial was in the Broken Bow Cemetery with Govier Brothers Mortuary of Broken Bow in charge of the arrangements. Frances Arlene Trotter was born April 11, 1943, at Broken Bow, to Herman and Ruby (Smith) Trotter. She was the second of six children. Frances attended school in Broken Bow graduating Valedictorian of the class of 1961. She received her master’s degree majoring in English, from Kearney State College. She was a teacher at Kearney Union College and Weslyn. Frances moved to Omaha, where she worked at First Data Resources, later moved to Kearney, where she worked for the City of Gibbon until retiring. She loved gardening, and spending time with her many nieces and nephews. Frances is survived by her four sisters, Shirley Trotter, Mary Hendrickson, Linda (Marvin) Johnson, and Phyllis (Harlan) Berghorst, all of Broken Bow; one brother, Clifford (Jan) Trotter of Lincoln, and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.