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 Frances <I>Mihelich</I> Arko

Frances Mihelich Arko

Death 24 Aug 1992 (aged 91)
Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 36179 · View Source
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Frances Mihelich Arko, age 91, died August 24, 1992 at her home in Sandy.

Born December 19, 1900 in Gorlaze, Slovenia, Yugoslavia, to Anton and Ana Puhle Mihelich. She married Louis Arko in Yugoslavia, November 15, 1920. He preceded her in death in April 1931.

She came to the U.S. in May of 1930. She was a member of BPW and Rebekah Lodge, Queen of the West #22. She owned and operated the A & B Children's Clothing & Gift Shop. She also worked for Cook Lumber Company. Frances was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church.

Survivors, sons, Stanley Arko and wife, Mary, Sandy; Louis Arko and wife, Myrt, LaVerkin; daughters, Mary Popelmayer and husband, Frank, Sandy; Ann Wilson, Ogden; 14 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren and one great- great-grandson; sister, Anna Urbanic, Canada; brother, Rudolph Mihelich, Yugoslavia. Preceded in death by a son-in-law, Lloyd Wilson.

Funeral Mass Friday, August 28, 1992, 10 a.m. in St. Therese Catholic Church, 75 E. Lennox St., Midvale. Rosary and Vigil Service will be held Thursday, 7 p.m., in the Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State Street, where friends may call Thursday 6-8 p.m. and Friday from 9:00-9:45 a.m. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Source- Deseret News Wednesday, August 26, 1992 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36179
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frances Mihelich Arko (19 Dec 1900–24 Aug 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36179, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .