Frank John Napolitan
Resident of Cupertino
Feb. 2, 1930-July 30, 2012
Frank John Napolitan died peacefully at age 82. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Yolanda, and sister, Mary Borowsky. Frank was a beloved husband, dearest friend with Ursula Gueldner, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and colleague.
Mr. Napolitan was born in Farrell, PA to Carmen and Christine Napolitan. He graduated from Farrell High School where he excelled in football and basketball. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and graduated from YSU. He was employed by Westinghouse Electric in Sharon, PA before moving to Cupertino, CA in 1965 where he was employed with Lockheed Missiles & Space Company.
Frank was very active for many years in Bridge Tournaments and achieved gold status with his partner Ursula Gueldner.
He is survived by his two sons, Richard Frank Napolitan and Frank Alexander Napolitan and his two daughters, Megan and Rachel, four brothers, Anthony, James, Ralph, and Lawrence Napolitan and three sisters, Rose, Sally, and Camile, along with his dear friend Ursula Gueldner.
A graveside blessing will be held on Friday, August 24th at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Veteran Section) for Frank Napolitan of Cupertino.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on August 9, 2012