Frank R. Pari

March 8, 1927 – Feb. 19, 2011

Frank R. Pari, 83, of the Town of Belle Plaine, died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, in Winter Haven, Fla. He was born March 8, 1927, in Waukesha, the son of the late Frank L. and Mary (nee Kover) Pari. Frank was united in marriage to Delores Ann Hanke on May 24, 1947, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waukesha. Frank and Delores moved to the Clintonville area in 1985. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching sports.

He is survived by his wife, Delores; seven children, Phillip (Kathy) Pari of Shawano, Mary (Mike) Campbell of Oconomowoc, Jack (Ann) Pari of Shawano, Tom Pari of Waubeno, Steve (Kathy) Pari of Leeman, Mike (Diane) Pari of Winterhaven, Fla., and Sandra (Steve) Rhode of Shawano; 19 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Frank was preceded in death by his parents; daughter-in-law, Kathy Pari; granddaughter, Kimberly; two sisters; and a brother.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, May 7, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shawano.

Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. For more information, call 715-526-2631 or visit online at