Frances Clemmensen, 85, of Whiting, N.J., died Wednesday Oct. 17, at Community Medical Center in Toms River, N.J. Private cremation was arranged by Ocean County Cremation Service. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 11, at the Waretown, N.J. United Methodist Church.
Frances was born in rural Meriden to Carl and Anna (Johansson) Johnson, Nov. 10, 1921.
She graduated from Meriden High School, and received her nursing degree from Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, Ill. She lived in Barnegat, N.J. and Jensen Beach Fla., before moving to Whiting six years ago.
Frances was a registered nurse for the Ocean County Health Department in Toms River, N.J. for a number of years. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the Waretown United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Lawrence; three brothers- Roy, Art,and Erick - and one sister, Lilly Jensen.
Surviving are her son, Lawrence and his wife Rita of Forked River, N.J.; her daughter, Amelia Ann and her husband Harvey Allen of Forked River, N.J.; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.