Mildred Lillian (Denton) Frohman


July 16, 1931 - January 25, 2023

Mildred Lillian (Denton) Frohman, 91, of Hot Springs, S.D., went to be with her loving Heavenly Father on January 25, 2023. Mildred was born July 16, 1931, to Glenn E. Denton Sr. and Georgia (Hunter) on their farm near Rushville, Neb. She attended Craven Creek school and graduated from Rushville, Nebraska high school in 1948. She went to United Airlines school in Omaha, Neb. and worked in Chicago, Ill.

In 1953 she married Merle A. Frohman. They spent most of their life in Hot Springs. She had a long career and retired from the VA Medical Center in Hot Springs. She was very active in her church and local history of Hot Springs. She loved to plant her garden and flowers and provided flower arrangements to her church every week.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Merle; her parents; brother, Arthur Denton; son, Merle Lynn Frohman and great grandson, Zane Harris.

She is survived by her daughter, Merlene (Michael) Edwards of Omaha, Neb,; her sons, Jerry (Connie) Thomas of Hemingford Neb., Mike (Vonda) of Billings Mont., David (Anna) of Vale S.D. and Greg (Belinda) of Hot Springs. She has 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. She is also survived by three brothers, four sisters, two sisters-in-law, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Visitation was held Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs, S.D.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 2, 2023, at Calvary Baptist Church in Hot Springs.

Committal services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 2, 2023, at Beaver Valley Cemetery near Chadron, Neb.

Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home of Hot Springs, S.D.

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