Frank Petrowski Jr.

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Frank Richard Petrowski Jr., 90, of Jacksonville, North Carolina passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Frank was very proud of his military service. He served in WWII, the Korean war, and Vietnam. He retired after 26 years in the USMC as a Master Sergeant. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 9133, The Weekend Wanderers Camping Club and the Fleet Reserve Association. He loved to travel and camp. Most of all he loved his family and his pups.
Frank is preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Mary Petrowski; parents, Frank and Sophie Petrowski; daughter, Maryanne Petrowski; brothers, Edward Petrowski, Richard Petrowski; and sister, Shirley Kirchner.
He is survived by two sons; Richard Petrowski (Millie) of Newport, NC, John Petrowski (Kim) of Jacksonville, NC; three daughters, Cathy Hewitt (Jack) of Swansboro, NC, Anne Lipe (Starr) of Epping, NH, Patti Arwood (Rick) of Jacksonville, NC; brother, Robert Petrowski (Judy) of Cocoa Beach, FL; sister, Judy Burchert of Jewett City, CT; 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville, NC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, from 2 to 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Frank's honor to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at Johnsonfuneralhomes.com for the Petrowski family or at JDNews.com.
Published in Jacksonville Daily News from July 11 to July 12, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Johnson Funeral Home
2685 Henderson Dr | Jacksonville, NC 28546 | (910) 347-2595
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