Charles John Frank, 82
Aug. 5, 1934 — July 5, 2017
Charles “Charlie” John Frank, 82, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017. He was born in Fort Atkinson on Aug. 5, 1934, to Arthur and Millie (nee Otto) Frank. He graduated from Fort Atkinson High School Class of ’53. Charles received his art training at Layton School of Art and graduated with a degree in advertising design and illustration in 1961. Charlie is a U.S. Army Veteran and was the proprietor of Ad One Advertising Agency in Sheboygan and Midstar Printing Inc. in Plymouth.
He loved fine art, painting, fishing, golf, traveling, gambling, swimming, going out to eat and, above all, spending time with family and friends.
Charlie is survived by his companion, Barb Bublitz; children, David (Jeanine Hemb), Julie (Roger) Winkler and Eric; grandchildren, Zachary, Courtney, Austin (fiancée Becky D’Agostino), Kendall Frank, Sarah (Mike) Lemke, Joel Faber, Amanda (Adam) Eckl, Paul Winkler, Mathew (Karah) Winkler and Eric Frank II; seven great-grandchildren; and sisters-in-law, Ellen Frank and Carol Temmer. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mary Ann; siblings, Kenneth Frank, Helen (Roland) Bublitz and Russell (Nancy) Frank; and brother-in-law, Donald Temmer.
The memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend). The Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 12, from 4 p.m. until the time of Service at 6 p.m. Food and fellowship to follow. The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.