July 19, 1922 - May 12, 2021
Jeanette Mattingly Burch Frankhouser, 98 years of age, passed away at Baptist Health Palliative Care on May 12th, 2021. She was born July 19, 1922 in Mooleyville, Kentucky and baptized at St. Theresa Church in Rhodelia, the daughter of Junius Mattingly and Ethel McGary Mattingly. She was the last surviving member of their 13 children. Raised in Meade County, she married her husband Edward Leroy “Roy” Burch in Payneville in 1945 and Jeanette and Roy moved to Louisville where they raised their family of five children. A stay-at-home Mom, when Roy died in 1969, she had to enter the work force while still taking care of her younger children. She loved family time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as traveling in her later years, square dancing and gardening and was a loyal member of St. Paul Catholic Church in PRP. After being a widow for 27 years following Roy’s death, she married Walter Eades in 1996. Walt passed away in 1999. Jeanette married Jack Frankhouser (who was a former square dance acquaintance like Walt was) in 2004. Jack passed away in 2012. Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents, siblings and husbands. She is survived by her sons Eddie (Joannie) Burch, Phil (Dorothy) Burch, Stuart (Cherrie) Burch, Rick Burch and daughter Gayle (Dave) Matheis; her 10 grandchildren; Lisa (Bill) Webb, Rob (Sarah) Burch, Kevin (Katie) Burch, Andy (Jessica) Burch, Justin Burch, Julie Matheis, Evan (Ashly) Burch, Nick (Cristal) Matheis, Suzannah (Logan Cahall) Burch, and Roy Burch, plus step-grandchildren Angie and Brian Heid; also 21 great grandchildren as well as numerous step-children, step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren from her marriages to Walt and Jack. She is also survived by her sister-in-law Norma Mattingly of Fairfax, VA.. A funeral mass will be held 10:30 A.M. Monday, May 17, 2021 at St Paul Catholic Church 6901 Dixie Hwy. with burial in St Andrews Cemetery. Visitation will be held 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Sunday at the Owen Funeral Home 5317 Dixie Hwy. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Jeanette Mattingly Burch Frankhouser, 98 years of age, passed away at Baptist Health Palliative Care on May 12th, 2021. She was born July 19, 1922 in Mooleyville, Kentucky and baptized at St. Theresa Church in Rhodelia, the daughter of Junius... View Obituary & Service Information
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