Frank passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 in Kalamazoo at the age of 79. He lived in Kalamazoo for most of his life and worked as a pipe fitter for Georgia Pacific, retiring in 2001. On October 29, 1960 Frank married the former Reva N. Smith who preceded him in death on January 26, 2007. He is survived by 2 daughters, Eva (Scott) Heystek and JoAnn Werkema; 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and 3 siblings, Darlene (Bob) Snyder, Marvin (Jean) Michel and Althea Michel. Visitation will begin at 11AM on Thursday, February 15th at the Kalamazoo Missionary Church, 5045 E. Michigan Ave., where services will begin at 12 Noon. Please visit Frank's personalized web page for full obituary, directions, online guest book or to leave a condolence at www.langelands.com.