Frank Kucharski, age 76, of Decatur the year 2018 on the 31st day of January, Frank Joseph Kucharski left his earthly body and walked fearlessly and joyfully through the gates of heaven into the loving arms of his Lord and savior Jesus Christ. Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10:00 AM, Monday, February 5, 2018 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 500 W St Mary St. Decatur with Very Rev. Robert Creagan officiating. Burial to follow at Harrison Cemetery in Decatur. Friends may visit Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM at Newell Chapel & Cremation Services 83313 M51 Decatur. Rosary will be recited at 4:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Frank Kucharski Jr. Those wishing to sign Frank's guestbook or leave a message of condolence for the family may do so online at www.newellchapel.com. Frank was born September 27, 1941, in Chicago, IL to Frank Stanley & Gladys Frances(Panek) Kucharski. On May 4, 1963, he married the love of his life and soul mate Annette Holfman. In 1975 Frank and Annette moved to Decatur, MI where they raised their family. He worked as a printer production manager for 47 years at Dou Tang, took care of his wife for over 30 years and worked at the Decatur Library delivering books to local families. Frank was a fourth degree Knight, member of the Elks and Lions clubs, and the Mens Club at Holy Family Catholic Church. He enjoyed working in his garden, helping people, serving others and will be remembered as a loving selfless man. Remaining to honor and continue Frank's legacy of strength, grace and love are his sons, Anthony (Susan) of Hartford MI, Michael (Melissa) of Mattawan, MI Frank Kucharski, Jr. of Grand Rapids and Christopher (Alisha) of Jennison, MI; grandchildren, Anthony, Holly, Andrew, Michael, Jeffrey, Jasmine, Nicholas, Jake, Johnny, Makenna and two step-grandchildren Alicia and Joshua; siblings Don (Cheryl) Kucharski, Theresa Yuza, Joyce Kucharski, and Elaine (Ray) Jenchowski. He was preceded in death by his parents, his loving wife Annette on July 9, 2017 and daughter-in-law Janet Kucharski in 2010.