Frances B. Lucas, 91, passed peacefully at Taylor House Hospice, in Des Moines, on January 3, 2017. A Celebration of Life visitation will take place at Brooks Funeral Care: 7975 University Blvd, Clive; on January 9, 2017 from 5-7PM.
Frances was born to Jerome and Agatha Holland on May 29, 1925 in Madrid, Iowa. She was a graduate of the Methodist School of Nursing, and made a career as a Registered Nurse. She enjoyed spending time with her family, participating in activities at Illahee Hills in Urbandale, and was a talented seamstress. Most importantly, no one made a better chocolate cake from scratch than Frances.
Left to cherish her memory, are her children, Jim (Sandy) Lucas and Barb (Steve) McIntire; grandchildren, Jon (Brenna) Lucas, Jill (Jeffrey) Buckner, Lynn (Jake) Holmes; and great-grandchildren, Caleb, Wyatt and Ashton Buckner.
Preceding Frances in death is her husband Clarence; parents; and sisters Beulah and Doloris.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to Taylor House Hospice.