Bennett Leroy Frank

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  • Name: Bennett Leroy Frank
  • Location of Birth: Remer, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: September 29, 1913
  • Date of Death: November 29, 2003 (90 years old)
  • Parents: Albert Frank and Emma (Yost) Frank
  • High School and Class: Remer, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Bennett was a United States Army veteran of World War II, having served in Central Europe and Northern France.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Following his discharge from the service, Bennett was united in marriage to Pearl Brower on December 27, 1947, at Remer, Minnesota.

    He worked as a mechanic for United States Steel in Marble, Minnesota for several years.

    His hobbies included fishing, gardening, and spending time with his grandchildren.

    Bennett is survived by a daughter, Linda (Dave) Rousse; three sons, Albert (Rebecca), John, and Rodney Frank; seven grandchildren; and numerous nephews and nieces.

    Preceding him in death were his wife Pearl in November of 1998; one daughter, Patsy Frank in 1994; and five brothers and one sister.

    Bennett died at Woodland Homes in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-D-04-17)

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