LUSHER, Frank D.
Age 85 years, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012 in McLaren Bay Region. He was born to the late Oren and Anna Mary (McTaggart) Lusher on October 9, 1926 in Bay City. Frank was employed with Northern Supply Co. for 42 years before his retirement in 1988. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Essexville, K. of C. Fr. Van Rooy Council #2740, Faithful Navigator of the J.F.K. Assembly and American Legion Post #249. Frank served honorably in the U. S. Army Air Corps. during World War II.
Frank was a very devoted and loving husband. On October 25, 1947 he married the former Evelyn Dukarski who survives him along with their sons: Oren (Nancy) Lusher and William (Kristine) Lusher; grandchildren: Bethany (Adam) Comstock, Patrick (Audrey) Lusher, Jennifer (Mike) Jarema, Mark (Katie) Lusher; great-grandchildren: Grace and Blake Comstock and Allyson Lusher; his sister, Deloris Paine; and his half-sister, Nancy Kiesel.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Deborah Lusher; sister and two brothers-in-law; Edith (Dale) Krause and Clete Paine.
The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated Monday, August 6, 2012 at 10:00 AM in St. John the Evangelist Church, Essexville. Frank will lie in state in church Monday after 9:00 AM. Rev. Ricky M. Varner will preside and interment will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. John the Evangelist Church or the Bay Medical Care Facility Memorial Fund. Visiting hours are Sunday 2:00 to 8:00 PM, with the Vigil Prayer Service and K. of C. Presentations at 7:00 PM, at the W. A. Trahan Funeral Chapel. www.trahanfc.com