Frances M. "Franny" Yackly, age 85, of New Prague, died at her home on Friday, May 5, 2017.  Franny was born December 3, 1931, in New Prague, MN to John P. and Rose M. (Schaff) Hinderscheid.  She grew up in the Heidelberg area attending Le Sueur County District school.  On August 17, 1957, Franny married Leonard N Yackly at St. Scholastica Catholic Church in Heidelberg.  Franny worked for Minnesota Vaelley Engineering for many years and also waitressed at the New Prague Park Ballroom.  She was a member of the New Prague Legion Auxiliary and VFW Auxiliary.  She was an avid garage sale enthusiast, enjoyed her grandchildren and her cat, Lenny.

Franny is survived by her two sons, John (& Becky) of Montgomery and their son, Shawn of Owatonna, and Ken (& Angie) of New Prague, and their children Gabe, Grace, and Grant.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard, on December 12, 2002, her parents, brother, Harold R. Hinderscheid, and sisters, Alice Miller and Eleanor Meile.

Mass of Christian  Burial will be held Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at 10 AM at St. Wenceslaus Church with Father Kevin Clinton officiating.  Visitation will take place from 4-8 PM Tuesday and 7:30 - 9:30 AM at Bruzek Funeral Home.  Burial will occur at St. Wenceslaus Cemetery, followed by lunch at the Legion Clubroom.