Kathleen L. Franduto

October 7, 1948 ~ January 12, 2011

Kathleen L. Franduto, 62, of Lake Charles, died Wednesday January 12, 2011 at lake Charles Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Buffalo, New York and moved to Lake Charles in 2004. She was a member of First Pentecostal Church in Lake Charles.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Eleanor Rayner Rudolph. She is survived by her husband of nearly 12 years, Kenneth Franduto, Lake Charles; Son, Erik Dietsch, Vancouver, B.C.; and brother, Scott Rudolph, Las Vegas.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday January 15, 2011 at the First Pentecostal Church, Lake Charles with Pastor Jeffery Ralston officiating.

In Lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to First Pentecostal Church, 320 Bunker Rd., Lake Charles, LA 70615.

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  1. Dear Bro. Ken~I am so sorry for your loss. You and Sis. Kathy have been such a blessing to all of us. I pray God's blessings on you during this time of sorrow. Kathy Hodges

  2. Ken, Dan I are so sorry for your loss. Kathy was so special to us. We have been friends for over 40 years and have many wonderful memories.We will keep you in our prayers. Love Jo Dan Nevills.

  3. We are so sorry for your loss. She was an inspiration to me. Ken, you also are an inspiration to me as well. You both were so faithful and dedicated to what you believe in! I pray for peace for you and know she is in a better place. Lisa Andrus

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