Frank J. Long|
Frank J. Long, 86, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 26, 2014 in Barberton, Ohio.
Frank was born in Akron, Ohio, February 12, 1927, to Frank and Mary Long. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II in the Pacific Theater. Frank married his wife, Martha (Sparky) in 1950. He was co-proprietor of Long Printing with his older brother, John, from 1946 to 1999. He worked for Securitas as the night watchman for the Kent water treatment plant for the last 12 years.
Frank was preceded in death by his parents; brother, John Long; and sisters, Elsie Salitore, Kate McGuire, Martha Giacobone, and Lucy Sabino. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Martha Long; sons, Vince (Marcie), Mike (Carol), and Christopher (Silvia); sister, Teresa (Frank) Ninni; and brother, David Long; grandchildren, Jonathan (Iris) Long, Anna (Steve) Wilkins, Sarah (Nate) Winston, Shelly (Nick) Thompson, September, David, Timothy, Caroline, Carlton, Christopher, Jamie, and David Long; great-grandchildren, Michael Wilkins and Elaina Thompson; and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive family and friends TOMORROW from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Anthony Funeral Home, KUCKO-ANTHONY-KERTESZ CHAPEL, 1990 South Main St. in Akron. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 3 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Rich Messenger officiating. Burial following at OWRNC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ohio Christian Alliance, PO Box 3076, Akron, OH 44309. (Anthony, Akron, 330-724-1281, anthonyfh.com)
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, 2014