Frances Lackey was born Sept. 5, 1930, to Mike and Era Bruno in Sacred Heart, Oklahoma. She passed from this life in her home on July 4, 2019, in Tecumseh.

Frances Lackey was born Sept. 5, 1930, to Mike and Era Bruno in Sacred Heart, Oklahoma. She passed from this life in her home on July 4, 2019, in Tecumseh.

On April 8, 1950, she married her husband Junior Lackey, and together they had five children.

She worked as a nursing aid, Tecumseh School, and was also a homemaker. Frances loved her tribal heritage and took pride in being a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Tribe. She enjoyed many things in life; fishing, arts and crafts, but most important in her life was spending time with her family. Preceding Frances in death are both of her parents, her husband Junior Lackey, one son Dale Lackey, and one daughter Karen Austin.

Left behind to mourn her passing are her three sons, Roger Lackey of Shawnee, Steve Lackey of Bartlesville, and Dave Lackey of Bartlesville, along with several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and numerous nieces nephews and friends.