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Frank Charles Eachus, 90, passed away May 27, 2014 at home in Redding, California, surrounded by his family. He was born July 8, 1923 in Burlingame, California and lived in the bay area until 1943, when he was inducted into the U.S. Army. He served in Europe during W.W.II. Frank was honorably discharged in 1946; at that time he returned to California, met and married the love of his life Beverly Zwissig on September 16, 1947. Beverly passed away on February 12, 2012. This September they would have celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary.

After their marriage, Frank and Beverly moved to San Jose, California where Frank started a successful service station business in Willow Glenn for 30 years. Frank and Beverly relocated to Wheatland in 1974 to their dream home which was on their family dairy farm. The family spent the next 30 years enjoying family celebrations at this home, lots of fond memories were made. Frank and Beverly loved to travel; Frank took Bev anywhere she wanted to go, Hawaii possibly being their favorite spot. Frank very much enjoyed telling his war stories. Frank and Beverly eventually moved to Redding to live closer to family. Frank is survived by his daughter Denise of Shingletown, son Tom and wife Susan of Redding, son Dave and wife Nancy of Susanville, and son John and wife Glenda now living in Wheatland, 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, his sister Mary Jane Thomsen, and several nieces and nephews. Frank and Beverly were great parents who loved their family very much and will be greatly missed by all.

Graveside services will be held July 8, 2014 at 11:00 am at the Veterans Cemetery, located at 11800 Gas Point Rd., Igo, CA (near Redding). A Celebration of Life Luncheon will be held immediately after (approx. 12:30 pm) at the Sundial Room in the Red lion Inn (1830 Hilltop Dr, Redding). In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made to Mercy Hospice, 1544 Market St., Redding, CA 96001-1023.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from June 21 to June 29, 2014
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