Born 1-29-1921 -- Died 2-13-2004
Frances E. Pettengell, 83, of Cherokee Village passed away Feb. 13, 2004, at St. Vincent's Infirmary in Little Rock. She was born Jan. 29, 1921, in Blue Earth, Minn., the daughter of Arthur and Clarissa Peterson. She was married to Robert E. Pettengell on Oct. 9, 1943, in Yuma, Ariz. She moved to Cherokee Village 10 years ago from Jonesboro, Ark. She was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sons -- Patrick A. Pettengell of North Little Rock and Michael J. Pettengell of Kansas City, Mo.; one daughter, Ann Kelling of Selmer, Tenn.; and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert E. Pettengell Sr.; one son, Robert E. Pettengell Jr.; and one brother.
A rosary will be Feb. 20 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Cherokee Village with a memorial mass to follow at 8:15 a.m. Arrangements are under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rosary Makers.