Gerald Bernard Frank
Gerald Bernard Frank, age 81 of Delano, died Saturday, June 10, 2006 at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.
He was born Dec. 1, 1924 to John and Eleanora (Justus) Frank in Independence.
A veteran of World War II, Gerald was a longtime LP gas service man in the local area.
He was a devoted family man, and a friend to many. He enjoyed socializing with family and friends.
Gerald was preceded in death by his sons, Richard and Kenneth Frank; and his parents, John and Eleanora Frank.
He is survived by his wife, Viola Oborsky; brother Robert Frank; children Karen and Dave Bain, and James and Lorna Frank; stepchildren Donald and Brenda Oslowski, Dennis and Helena Oslowski, Peggy and LaVern Kolasa, Lee and Arlene Oslowski, Gail and Wayne Loeffler, and Gary and Catherine Oborsky; 23 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service took place Wednesday, June 14 at 10 a.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano with the Rev. Frank Wampach officiating. Interment was at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
Gathering of family and friends took place Tuesday, June 13 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, and continued for one hour prior to the funeral service Wednesday.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.
Herald Journal / Enterprise Dispatch