Karma J. Frank, 69, of Grandview died Wednesday in Richland. Mrs. Frank was born in Prosser. She worked for the Grandview Herald for many years and later for Central Washington Realty and Insurance. She also was a substitute teacher for two years in the Sunnyside, Grandview and Mabton school districts. She was then hired as a fourth-grade reading specialist at Chief Kamiakin Elementary School and later at Pioneer Elementary School. She taught for 17 years.
Survivors include her husband, Jerry Frank of Grandview; two daughters, Diane Kendall of Pasco and Denise Stafford of Williston, N.D.; a sister, Clarene Hood of Yakima; a brother, Earl Richards of Temple, Texas; and a granddaughter.
The funeral will be at p.m. Monday at Smith Funeral Home in Grandview.