Born to Carl Joseph Franz and Margaretha Laubner Franz in Hempstead Gardens, NY
Earns a Bachelor of Science in education from the State University of New York at Geneseo.
Becomes a certified school teacher in the state of New York.
Teaches kindergarten at Plainedge Primary School in New York.
Marries Robert Myron Grant.
Teaches fourth grade at Perry Elementary School in New York.
Her daughter Cheryl is born on June 10.
Is a kindergarten teacher at Perry Elementary School in New York through 1959.
Her daughter Sharen is born on Sept. 18.
Teaches first grade at York Central School in Retsof, NY.
Teaches kindergarten at York Central School in Retsof, NY.
Won the Sweet Adeline of the Year Award from the Genesee Valley Chorus of Sweet Adeline’s.
Won Assistant Director of the Year from Region 16 (Sweet Adaline’s).
Retires from her profession.
Wrote and composed music for 12 musical plays based on fairy tales performed by first and second graders through 2001.
Serves as a moderator of judge Brainstormers High School in Mount Morris, NY.
Serves as a member of the Committee Advisory Panel (CAP) of the Arkema Plant in Piffard, NY.
Won the Sweet Adeline of the Year Award from the Rochester, NY, Chorus of Sweet Adeline’s.
Earns the Senior Citizen of the Year Award from the Township of York.
Is publicity and program chairperson of the annual York-Leicester Field Day and Fireworks Event for 20 years and remains in this role.