Frank Richard Sloan(1928 - 2012)

Frank Richard Sloan April 24, 1928 - November 8, 2012 Frank was born in Mitchell, Nebraska on April 24, 1928 to Enos and Elizabeth Sloan. He was preceded in death by his parents, son Steve, two sisters and a brother. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Melba; daughter Patty Newbury of Bakersfield; granddaughter Marianne Stephens (David); and great grandson Ian Stephens of Charlottesville, VA. Frank loved the Lord and was an active member of the Church of Christ since 1956 - worshiping at the Brundage Lane Church of Christ since May 1982. Frank moved with his family to Arvin in 1960. He was self-employed for over 40 years operating an Insurance Business and Income Tax Service in Lamont. He was a member of the Lamont Chamber of Commerce for many years serving as president in 1970, 1980 and 1981. He also served as Treasurer the past several years. As per his wishes, there will be no funeral or memorial service. We want to thank you all for your kind thoughts, support and prayers. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Mercy Hospice, 1600 D Street, Suite 202, Bakersfield, CA 93301. www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Nov. 18, 2012