Kris (Schenck) Frank

Kris Frank, 51, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 with her family by her side.
Kris was born in Lewistown, April 17, 1965 to Elbert “Bud” and Emily (Kowalczyk) Schenck. She graduated from Fergus County High School in 1983, and attended nursing school in Great Falls in 1984. She worked as a nurse for several years.
In 1984, her son Justin was born. Kris married Dan Frank in 1999, and gave birth to their daughter, Erin, in 2000.
Kris loved camping, her dogs and family. She had a heart that was made for helping people and shoulders for crying on. She loved her children very much, as well as the many others she “adopted.” She was a member of the Moose Lodge.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Dan Frank; father, Elbert Schenck; and brothers, John and James Schenck.
Kris is survived by her son, Justin Schenck and Dawn Schneider; daughter, Erin Frank; mother, Emily Schenck; brother, Mike (Donna) Schenck; sister, Kathy Hall; as well as numerous other family members and her beloved dog, Curly.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016 at the Creel Funeral Home Chapel at 2:30 p.m. with inurnment to follow at the Lewistown City Cemetery. Memorials in Kris’ honor may be made to her children, c/o Kathy Hall, 423 Lordwith Dr. Apt. #3, Billings, MT 59102.
Arrangements are under the care of Creel Funeral Home. Kris’ family and friends are invited to share memories and condolences online at



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