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Frances "Fran" Kremlick

Frances "Fran" Kremlick, age 88, passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. Fran was born on January 4, 1933 to Paul & Doris (Cox) Sell. She graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, IL in 1951 and attended Purdue University in Lafayette, IN receiving a BS in Agriculture in 1955. Fran was ordained as an elder in the Presbyterian Church (USA) at Dayton Memorial Presbyterian Church in Dayton, IN and was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Portage. She married Kurt J. Kremlick Jr. on May 11, 1957 in Homewood, IL. Together they had one child Philip McCabe who passed away in 1965 at the age of five. Fran was very passionate about nature and animals. She spent years raising and fostering English Setters. In lieu of flowers, please take a friend to lunch and smile like Fran. Memorial contributions in Fran's memory can be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church memorial fund, located at 1515 Helen Avenue, Portage, MI 49002 or The Nature Conservancy of Michigan. While visiting Fran’s webpage at www.avinkcremation.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory. The family is being assisted by the Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 129 S. Grand St. in Schoolcraft. (269)679-5622

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We met Fran & Kurt at an Another Chance for English Setters Rescue picnic near Philadelphia. They had two setters, Piper and Kappie, at that time. We stayed in touch and met them several times at parks near Toledo, OH, for walks with their setters and ours, Lexy and Willson, then.

Carol Bruml Jan 4 2022 10:44 AM