Frances Boertmann, 97, of Freehold, formerly of Cranford, NJ, died Sept. 24, 2012. Born in New York City to Edwin A. and Marie Lawrence Brown, she was predeceased by her parents, her late husband Victor, and sisters: Ellen E. Brown, Charlotte B. Trent, and Katherine Bruns. She was retired as a Accounting Assitant, and lived in Applewood Estate, Freehold. She is survived by nephews: Lawrence and Jeffrey Bruns. Funeral Services will begin at 11:00AM, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Gray Memorial Funeral Home, 12 Springfield Ave. Cranford, NJ, followed by Interment in Rosedale Memorial Park, Linden, NJ. Memorial donations to: The Residents Assistance Fund at Applewood Estate.