SALINA – Charles (Chuck or Charlie) Raymond Frank, 89, of Salina went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday July 14, 2021. Chuck was born September 30, 1931 in Hays, KS to the late Joseph Samuel and the late Mary Rose (Schumacher) Frank.
He married Norma Marie Hickert on April19, 1954 at New Almelo, KS.
Chuck was an Airman for the U.S. Marine Corp, Air Wing, Cherry Point, NC. He was assigned to duties aboard the U.S.S. Coral Sea in the Mediterranean Sea and the U.S.S Bennington off the coast of Cuba.
Chuck was the vice president of J.S. Frank Construction in Salina, a project manager for Turnmar Construction Co. in Englewood, CO and a project manager for Cherokee General Contractors, Inc. in Denver, CO. Additionally he was a self-employed general contractor in Aurora, CO and an estimator and field superintendent for Western Property Management Co. in Denver, CO.
He is survived by his wife, Norma, Salina; son, Richard, Lenora, KS; daughter Gretchen (Gene) Browning, Huntsville, TX; son Jerry (Greta), Salina; daughter Angela (Len) York Crane, Philadelphia, PA. Grandchildren Russell York, Charles York (Sophie Lipman), Joshua (Courtney) York, Brandy Frank (Tim Elder). Great grandson Levi Faulhaber. Sisters Jenny Keeler, Salina; MaryJo Schuster, Sheboygan, WI and many nieces and nephews.
Chuck was preceded in death by his daughter, Theresa Frank; his parents J.S. and Mary Frank; his brothers Francis and Leroy; his sisters Edna, Delores and Margaret.
Cremation has been chosen. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 16, 2021, at Emmanuel Salina, 1325 E. Cloud, Salina.
Memorial contributions may be made to, Interim Healthcare (Hospice) of Salina, 1005 W. South Street, Salina, Salina Shares, 155 S. 5th St. Salina, or Salina Rescue Mission, 1716 Summers Rd, Salina, KS 67401.