Frances C. Lien, 94, of Moorhead, died January 1, 2006, at Bethany Cares, Fargo, ND, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Frances C. Lien was born on January 27, 1911, to Henry and Anna (Hiltner) Wolbeck in Melrose, MN. She grew up and attended school southwest of Mahnomen, MN. On December 20, 1929, she married German Lien in Flom, MN. Together they had five children. They farmed in the Flom Township until moving to Moorhead in 1961. In 1966 German and Frances bought Virgie's Grill in Moorhead and renamed it Fran's Food. Frances retired in 1998. Her hobbies included picking raspberries, gardening, crocheting, dancing, reading, riding motorcycles, cooking, and she loved to visit her many family and friends. She is survived by two sons, Hilmer (Ettamae) Lien, Breese, IL and Gerald (Donna) Lien, Flom, MN; three daughters, Irene (Julian) Gudding, Moorhead, MN, Marion Bond, Moorhead, MN and Carolyn (Lloyd Dalen) Moorhead, MN; two sisters, Alma Vik, East Bethel, MN and Edna Vik, Mahnomen, MN; fourteen grandchildren, forty two great grandchildren; and eight great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband German, who died on January 21, 1983; six brothers, Arnold, Norbert, Hubert, Clarence, Raymond, and George Wolbeck; one sister, Agnes Leslie; and one great grandson, Steven Walker. The family of Frances Lien would like to thank the staff at Bethany Homes and Hospice of the Red River Valley. Visitation: Thursday, January 5, 2006, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., in Wright Funeral Home, Moorhead, MN, with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral: Friday, January 6, 2006, at 11:00 a.m., in Aspelund Lutheran Church, Flom, MN. Interment: Aspelund Lutheran Church Cemetery, Flom, MN.