Frank Alfred Mack
Frank Alfred Mack
The Mass of Christian Burial for Frank Alfred Mack of Bertha was held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Bertha. Frank passed away peacefully at the age of 85 on Saturday December 21, 2013 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud.
Frank was born on February 3, 1928, to Frank John and Ella Louise (Hamann) Mack in Butternut Valley Township, Blue Earth County, MN. He served honorably in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1955. Frank and Agnes Palmer were united in marriage on November 17, 1955, at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Fairfax, MN. They raised their family and made their livelihood in farming, moving to the Bertha area in 1976. Frank enjoyed hunting, fishing, and traveling across the country. He loved most pets, liked dancing to a good polka, and especially enjoyed time with his family. He was a township supervisor for several years.
Frank is survived by his loving wife Agnes; children Fay Hauer of New Ulm, Dawn (Bruce) Peterson of Westminster, CO, Ella (Gary) Meyer of Wahpeton, ND, Arlyn (Diane) of Browerville, and Carla (Ron) Stennes of Waseca; 13 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; along with 2 step-grandsons & a step-granddaughter.
Frank was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Ella; brothers Leo, Floyd and Stanley Mack.
Honorary pallbearer were Shawn Peterson, Jason Sellner, Allen Meyer, Jennifer Sommer Adam Meyer and Jeremy Sellner. Serving as pallbearers were Stanley Mack, Frank Mack, William Mack, Andrew Mack, Dale Mack and David Mack.
Military honors were provided by the Elmer Goche Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wadena, MN.
Burial was in St. Josephs Catholic Cemetery in Bertha.
Arrangements were with the Schuller Family Funeral Homes in Bertha. (www.SchullerFamilyFH.com)