MANSFIELD: Frank Lee Petty, Sr., 68. Sunrise April 30, 1944 and Sunset June 14, 2012.
Frank was born in Mansfield, Ohio to the late John Dude and Mary Fletcher Petty.
He graduated from Mansfield Senior High School and labored for 34 years and retired from Empire Steel.
Frank had a great love for The Cleveland Browns, Indians and Cavs.
Along with his parents Frank was preceded in death by his sisters Mable, Pearline and Marilyn Petty and Anita Walton; and brothers Sylvester, John (Dude), Samuel and James Petty.
Left to cherish his memory, wife of 42 years Elieen Petty; daughter Tamika (Robert IV) Wade; sons Anthony Harper, Frank Petty, Jr., and Kenneth Jackson; sister Mary Bryant; grandchildren Ashley Petty, Robert Wade V, Shakeri Wade, Alysse Wade and Adriana Harper; special nephew Charles Bo Petty; special friends Eugene Owens, Johnny Maddox and Charles Spears; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visitation 11:00am and Funeral 12:00 noon Thursday, June 21, 2012 at The Oasis of Love Church 190 Chester Ave. Mansfield, Ohio.
Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE 2500 Cleveland Ave. Columbus, Ohio.
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Published in the News Journal from June 17 to June 19, 2012 .