Francis “Frank” L. Brannan

Frank Brannan passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrounded by his family.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013, at 10 a.m., at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Cleveland. Friends will be received at the home of Greg and Lauren Vitek at 5181 Little River Drive in Gainesville immediately following the service. Interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Mr. Brannan was born Aug. 26, 1932, in Pennsylvania. He served two years with the Army in Europe during the Korean conflict. He is retired from the Harford County, Md., School System, where he served as a teacher, principal, and supervisor of curriculum. Following retirement, he was employed at Disney World in the transportation department for 10 years.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Donna; and by his daughters, Lauren Vitek and husband, Greg, of Gainesville; Lynn Adams and husband, Wayne, of Clermont; Maura Fonzi and husband, Jeff, of Bel Air, Md.; and son, Dan, of Bel Air, Md.; grandchildren, Matthew and David Osani of Bel Air, Md.; Alan Vitek and wife, Lauren, of Gainesville; Brannan Vitek of Gainesville; and sister, Barbara Iachini of Verona, Pa.

Donations may be made payable to Our Lady of Grace Education Center and mailed to St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 1243 Hulsey Road in Cleveland, GA 30528.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in on July 26, 2013