Frank M. Farkas, 82
M. Farkas was born to eternal life on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at the age
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Constance (nee Moravetz);
and siblings, Joseph, George and Dorothy Carson.
He is survived by his dear children, Frank (Toni), Cynthia (James)
Schwarzinger, Daniel (Paulette) and Elizabeth (Scott) Devereux;
grandchildren, Brian (Jessica), Stephanie Farkas, Cassie, Cameron, and
Corey Schwarzinger, Samantha (John) Vollmar, Shannan (Jason) Hornby,
Sable (Ryan) Van Engel; and Chelsea and Bradley Devereux;
great-grandchildren, Johanna and Julia Hornby and Everett Van Engel;
brother, Paul (Agnes) Farkas; and sister, Mary Ann Mosoriak. Frank is a
brother-in-Law to Anne Farkas and Chuck Carson, and is also survived by
other relatives and friends, especially Helen Scheer.
Frank opened Farkas DX in 1955 on Silver Spring Drive in Glendale. While
some thought that he was a workaholic, he had found his passion and
purpose early in life. He loved what he did for a living, spending his
waking hours working on or reading about cars. Frank never retired,
running Farkas Automotive on Bradley Road in Brown Deer until his death.
He was a devout Catholic, a loving father and grandfather, a great
mentor and a role model. Frank will be missed not only by his family and
friends, but by the many customers that he served throughout his long
A memorial visitation will be held at Zwaska Funeral Home, 4900 W.
Bradley Road, Brown Deer, on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, from noon to 3
p.m., with a prayer service at 3 p.m. Private interment will be held at
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of your choice in Frank’s
name are appreciated. Special thanks to the staff at Aurora Grafton
Medical Center for their loving care of Frank.