AXIAK, Frank J.
Frank J. Axiak, 61, of Manchester, the husband of Lynne (Burgess) Axiak died Saturday (February 12, 2011) at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Born in Qormi, Malta, he was the son of Mary (Cauchi) Axiak of California and the late Carmel Axiak. He was an US Air Force veteran, having served during the Vietnam era and had worked for Marcus Communications for 40 years. Frank was a member the Manchester VFW, American Legion and had been active with both the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts. Besides his wife he is survived by his children and grandchildren, Maureen Axiak Ringrose and her husband Scott of East Hartford, their children, Nathaniel and Penelope, Peter Axiak and his wife Tracy of Manchester and their children Hailey and Kahlah, Michael Axiak of Cambridge, MA and Joseph Axiak of Manchester. He is also survived by his siblings, Josephine Osborne, Michael Axiak, Gus Axiaq, and Rose Niebolt all of California, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held on Thursday (February 17th) at 9:15 a.m. from the John F. Tierney Funeral Home 219 West Center St. Manchester with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 896 Main St. Manchester followed by burial with military honors in East Cemetery, Manchester. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. For online condolences please visit www.tierneyfuneralhome.com.