“It’s a pleasure to remember those who touch our lives with joy”


Born January 31, 1926 at Chicago, Illinois. Passed away July 5, 2005 at Mission, BC with his family by his side. Predeceased by his father Frank, mother Mary, and sister Beatrice. Survived by his sister Alice and niece Joyce, his loving wife Emma of 50 years; his loving children, Marlena (Mike), Mike (Jacqui), Mark, Matthew (Laura), and Francy (Armando); his loving grandchildren, Brandie (John), Marlena, Sara, Darcy, Andrew, Melissa, Annastacia, Alexandra, Julia, Gabrielle, and Olivia; and his step children Christa (Fritz) and Henry (Piper). Frank’s early years was spent in the US Marine Corps and Army between 1944 and 1955, while his later years were fondly remembered at French Creek, BC. Frank was a private person who lived for his family.

“A good man is hard to find

Often a timeworn phrase, but true —

That’s why we feel so fortunate

For all those qualities that set you apart

Patience, honesty, kindness and generosity

Which have shaped our lives”

“Frankie” you taught us well!

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2005 at 14:00 at 30146 Dewdney Trunk Road, Mission, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations to a local charity of your choice for underprivileged children would be appreciated. MAPLE RIDGE FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM (Osborn’s) 604-463-8121

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