On November 12 Wayne Bank Sr., 89, went to be with The Lord and his family and friends who preceded him in death. He had a peaceful passing while still actively engaged in a full life.
His survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Diana & Fr. Jim Wilson, grandchildren - Malorie & Christopher Wilson, one brother, four brother/sister's-in-law, twelve nieces & nephews and their children.
He was a newspaper reporter and a restaurateur in Chicago & New York, and a Commercial Real Estate Broker in CA. Throughout his life he remained active in his church, and held high office in Rotary, The Boy Scouts, Toastmasters, the Restaurant Assn. Chambers of Commerce, the Board of Realtors and many other organizations designed to help others.
His impact was great and his loss is deeply felt. He requested that memorial gifts be sent to PrayNorthState PO Box 493743 Redding, CA 96049-3743. A memorial service will be held at St Luke's 1750 Canby Rd, Redding at 4:00 PM Saturday, Dec. 8. - Reception to follow.
Published in Redding Record Searchlight on Dec. 4, 2012