Franklin F. “Frank” Rich, 86, of Zanesville, died at 6:25 AM Wednesday September 16, 2009 at Genesis Extended Care.
Frank was born March 19, 1923 in Noble County the son of the late Franklin Wilbur and Paradine Finley rich. He was an Army Veteran of WW II, taught 5th grade at Madison Elementary and retired as an administrator of pupil personnel for Zanesville City Schools. Franklin enjoyed genealogy, big band music and was an avid Ohio State fan.
Frank is survived by his wife Anita E. Brokaw Rich who he married at Mt. Ephram Church on April 15, 1944, grandsons: Brian Rich of Zanesville and Kevin (Meredith) Rich of Finley, great grandchildren: Natalie and Wayne Rich.
Preceding him in death was a son: Larry Rich.
Visitation will be 5:00 – 8:00 PM Monday September 21, 2009 at Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave where funeral services will be 1:00 PM Tuesday September 22, 2009 with Rev. Larry Kudart officiating. Committal service will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery where VFW Post 1058 will conduct military services. .
To share memories and condolences with the Rich family, visit Frank’s memorial on-line registry at www.BryanSniderFuneralHome.com. Condolences from the site will be printed and become a part of the family’s guest registry.