Franklin G. "Frank" Branam of Kalamazoo, MI lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the age of 55. Frank was born October 24, 1961 in Flint, MI to Frank and Beverly (Greer) Branam. Frank had a deep love for his family and friends. He was very giving. He would do anything for anyone in need. He always had a smile and a radiant soul. He had a personality larger than life. He lived his life to the fullest. He had a memorable voice that rang with his passion for life that will never be forgotten. He will be deeply missed by all. Frank is survived by mom, Beverly Branam; his fiance, Patty Chaires; his children, Sandy Jenkins and Jerome, and Kara Branam; grandchildren, Haylee, Alexis, Emmitt and Nyah; step-sons, Jacob Horning and Jarrett Chaires; siblings, David (Marion) Branam and Cheryl Frazier and Peter; niece, Allysa; and nephews, Chris, Mike and Kevin. Frank was preceded in death by his father, Frank. The family will greet friends on Sunday, June 11th from 1-4pm at the American Legion, Post #475 425 E Clay St, Schoolcraft. Arrangements by Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Frank's name may be directed to the family to help with funeral expenses.