|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1911|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 1997|
Daughter of John Arthur and Helen Olevia Glasscock Oberman.
She married Richard M. LaFrenz on February 5, 1940 at Monticello, MO. He preceded her in death on October 1, 1978.
Survivors include; two sons, Larry LaFrenz and his wife, Yvonne, and Robert LaFrenz and his wife, Diane, all of Wyaconda, MO; one sister, Helen Clift of Kahoka, MO; one aunt, Freida Oberman of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa; six grandchildren, Steven LaFrenz of Wilson, North Carolina, Teresa Schurman of Lacona, Iowa, Gary LaFrenz of Kahoka, MO, Lori Bergman of Kahoka and T.J. and Mendy LaFrenz, both of Wyaconda, MO; seven great-grandchildren, Christian, Aaron, Kaitlyn, and Alek LaFrenz, Laken and Macey Bergman and Chaizly Carlin, as well as nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Linda Faye LaFrenz; two brothers, William T. and Wilbur A. Oberman; and two sisters, Lucille Oberman and Hilma Rowe.
As a youth, Fern had joined the Providence Baptist Church near Williamstown and later changed her membership to New Woodville Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for many years. She had been a member of the Wyaconda Thursday afternoon women's club.
Fern and her husband had farmed near Wyaconda where she enjoyed cooking, fishing, quilting and traveling.
She had moved from the farm following her husband's death to Wyaconda and later to the Kahoka Senior Housing and more recently the Clark Co. Nursing Home.
Funeral Services were held Sunday, January 12, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. at New Woodville Church with Rev. Ernest Deatrick and Rev. Mark Boley officiating.
Burial was in the New Woodville Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.
Arthur John Oberman (1883 - 1964)
Olevia Helen Glasscock Oberman (1883 - 1957)
Richard M. LaFrenz (1908 - 1978)*
Linda Faye LaFrenz (1949 - 1953)*
Lucille Hannah Oberman (1907 - 1990)*
Hilma Agnes Oberman Rowe (1909 - 1989)*
Fern R. Oberman LaFrenz (1911 - 1997)
Helen A. Oberman Clift (1913 - 2003)*
New Woodville Cemetery
Created by: Debbie Smith
Record added: May 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111348823