Rhonda Faye (Navarre) Franken, 46, of Orange passed away on Friday, Nov. 18, in Orange.

She was a native and life long resident of Orange; born on July 27, 1965 to parents Emerson Navarre and Sheila June (Adams) Navarre. She was employed at Simoniz Car Wash for many years. She was a loving mother, daughter, grandmother and friend who will be missed dearly.

She was preceded is death by her father, Emerson Navarre; sister, Elizabeth Navarre; grandson, Mason Toups; son, John Depwe.

She is survived by her husband, Robert “Bobby” Franken; daughters, Beth Toups and husband, Brian, Jennifer Shaw and husband, Dustin both of Orange; life long friend, Raymond Moore Jr. of Orange; sisters, Donna Green and husband, Flay, Sondra Reynolds, Nancy Perry and husband, Lee all of Orange; brothers, Melvin Navarre of Orange, Terry Navarre and wife, Kari of Lake Charles; grandson, John Depwe Jr. and numerous nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 from 5 pm until 9 pm at Dorman Funeral Home. Cremation under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.