Frank Loiacono, Sr.

Birth: March 2nd, 1928
Death: November 3rd, 2012
Age: 84 years
Served In: Navy
Years Served: 1946 - 1952

Frank Loiacono, Sr.  – age 84 of Farwell, passed away on Saturday, November 03, 2012 at Tendercare of Clare. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, 106 E. Wheaton Ave., Clare, MI.  Father William Rutkowski will officiate. Final place of rest will be in St. Cecelia Catholic Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 PM Tuesday at the Campbell – Stocking Family Funeral Home, 408 W. Main St., Farwell, MI, and at the church on Wednesday beginning at 10 AM prior to the service.

Frank was one of seven children and was born on March 2, 1928 the son of Dominico and Marianna (Torrento) Loiacono in Detroit, MI. He graduated from the 9th Catholic School Patronage of St. Joseph, went to Flying School at Detroit City Airport where he received his student pilots license, soloing in June 1944. Frank proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and married Jeanne Goosen on November 20, 1947 in Vancouver, WA. He studied Common Law at Wayne State University and completed a Life Insurance Underwriters Course in 1950. Frank was a member of St. Cecelia Catholic Church and the American Legion Post #558 in Farwell.

Surviving are his wife of 64 years Jeanne; one son, Frank Loiacono, Jr. of Clare; two daughters, Elaine and husband Frank Couture of Hersey, MI and Kathy and husband Rick Boudry of Lake Orion, MI; a son-law, Jack Anderson; seven grandchildren, Frank Couture, Aaron McCarthy, Sara (Couture) Baker, Gordon Anderson, Dennis Anderson, Rachelle Boudry, and Dominic Loiacono; seven great grandchildren, Malachai Couture, Maxwell Couture, Millie Jane Couture, Dalton M. Loiacono, Scarletta Loiacono, Matthew McCarthy and Anthony McCarthy; one sister, Jen and husband Arnold Linhardt of St. Clair Shores; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Frank was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Anderson; one brother, George Loiacono; and four sisters, Rose Puma, Margaret Monaco, Donna Pigula, and Lee Bordas.

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