Frank H. FreesJanuary 29, 1917 ~ February 24, 2018 (age 101)
It is with great sorrow that the family of Frank H. Frees, age 101, of Fuquay-Varina, NC announces his passing on Saturday, February 24th.
He was preceded in death by his two wives, Adis Browder Frees and Julia Standerfer Frees. He was also preceded in death by his son, Lee Frees.
He will be lovingly remembered by his daughter, Betty Vaughan; his son-in-law, Frank Vaughan; his grandson, Andrew Vaughan; his granddaughter-in-law, Ashley Schick; and his niece, Myrtle Weigt and her family.
Frank grew up in Morton Grove, IL and was a machinist all of his working life. He and Adis moved to Southern California in 1948. After his second wife, Julia, died; Frank moved to NC to be near his daughter, Betty.
He will always be remembered for his hearty, infectious laugh and his strong religious belief.
A memorial service, followed by a reception, will be held at Windsor Point in Fuquay-Varina on Saturday, March 3rd beginning at 2 p.m.
Another memorial service and reception will be held at First Lutheran Church in Monrovia, CA on Saturday, March 10th beginning at 2 p.m.
The private interment will occur in Monrovia, CA at Live Oak Memorial Gardens on Monday, March 12th at 10 a.m.