Clifford James (Jim) Frankel, Jr. It's with deep regret to post the passing of native Houstonian, Santa Fe retiree, best husband, Father, Father-in-law, & Grandpa, Clifford James (Jim) Frankel, Jr. at the age of 88 on Oct 1, 2012. Graduate of Lamar HS & member of Lamar 41'ers, he served in the USMC during WWII
& the Korean conflict
& rec'd the Asiatic Pacific, Navy Occupation, WWII Victory, & American Area medals. He leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Geraldine, two sons Allan, Donald & his grandchildren Lisa, Nicholas, and CJ. He was laid to rest at Houston Nat'l Cemetery. He left this note: "Appreciation to ALL, who helped me through a wonderful life."