Frances Ann Urban, 94, Great Bend, formerly of Bison, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Cherry Village Nursing Home, Great Bend.

She was born Jan. 30, 1923, in Liebenthal to Mike and Magdalena (Herrman) Schaffer. She married Benedict Edward Urban on Nov. 25, 1946, in Liebenthal.  He preceded her in death May 26, 1975. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Darrel Urban and wife, Susan, Bison, and David Urban and wife, Debbie, Great Bend; two daughters, Darletha “Dar” Zimmerman and husband, Duane, Springfield, Mo., and Diane Parker and husband, Barry, Great Bend; a sister, Mary Schaffer, Wichita; 11 grandchildren, Dichelle Hatch and husband, Gene, Darin Urban and wife, Rachel, Douglas Scheck and wife, Kelly, Dustin Urban and wife, Gina, Dana McVey and husband, Joe, Jerrica Urban, Carrie Roberts, Dustin Parker and wife, Jenny, Josh Pitchford, Jenna Pitchford and Jeremy Pitchford; and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three grandsons, Dexter Urban, Derreck Urban and Devin Urban; three brothers, Vincent Schaffer, Joe Schaffer and Mike Schaffer; seven sisters, Bertha Moeder, Abbie Moeder, Martina Werth, Ludwina Haselhorst, Monica Unrein, Annie Price; and an infant sister.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Great Bend; burial in Great Bend Cemetery.

Friends can call from 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend.

An Altar Society rosary will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

A Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Altar Society or Masses, in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at