Frank, Mr. Richard M.,
Beloved father and grandfather passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Tendercare of Frankenmuth. Age 82 years. The son of the late Martin and Ruth (Doettl) Frank, Richard was born March 1, 1930 in Detroit, Michigan. He married Kathleen M. Free on January 3, 1949. She predeceased him March 7, 2010. Richard was employed at Giant Super Market for 14 years until his retirement in 1995. He was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and was an avid sports enthusiast.
Surviving are three daughters, one son and their spouses, Deborah Carson, Frankenmuth; Richard and Barbara Frank, Caro; Denise and James Hall, Saginaw; Dawn and Eric Wells, Reese; a daughter-in-law, Rosanne Frank, Canton; 15 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; four sisters and two brothers, Betty and Howard Johnston, Cheboygan; Donald and Florence Frank, Higgins Lake; Dolores Follis, Clawson; Joyce Bridmieir, Shelby Township; Robert and Shirley Frank, Troy; Jean Kelly, South Bend, Indiana; many nieces and nephews. Richard was preceded in death by two children, Darlene and Darryl Frank, and by a grandson, Derek Hall.
Funeral service will take place 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 7, 2013 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., (between Shattuck and McCarty). Honoring Mr. Frank’s wishes, cremation will follow. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.