OBITUARY

Bernard Joseph Frantz Jr.

July 27, 1946November 2, 2018
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Bernard J. Frantz, Jr. age 72 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 5:59 AM on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Wayne Hospital, Greenville, Ohio. Born in Piqua, Ohio on July 27, 1946 he was one of 11 children to the late Bernard J. Frantz, Sr. & Marie (Naber) Frantz. Bernard graduated from Versailles High School, was a United States Air Force Veteran & lifetime member of the American Legion and AMVETS in Greenville. For the past 17 years, he has been a cashier & friendly face at Kroger’s in Greenville. He was a self-declared “sports-aholic”, and avid Cleveland Browns Fan. He enjoyed golfing, playing darts & pool and had a love for animals. He will be truly missed. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by infant sister Ruth Ann: brother James Frantz: sister-in-law Helen Frantz.

Survived by wife of 23 years, Mary (Vasquez) Frantz: step-daughter Rebecca Marie Vasquez: siblings Bob & Betty Frantz; Richard Frantz; Thomas & Evelyn Frantz; Virginia & Carl Moorman; Virgil & Barbara Frantz; Sarah & Julian Schuetz; Susan & Paul Ortwerth; Judy & Richard Phlipot: sister-in-law Carol Frantz: as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Friends may call on the family from 5:00-7:00 PM on Tuesday November 6, 2018 at the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. A Mass of Christian Burial to be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday November 7, 2018 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Greenville, with Rev. Fr. John White celebrant. Online condolences www.zecharbailey.com. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to offset funeral costs.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, November 6, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, November 7, 2018
REMEMBERING

Bernard Joseph Frantz Jr.

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Jean Morton

November 5, 2018

Bernie

Thank you for taking care of my sister. It was an honor knowing you. You were a great person and we will miss you.

The Morton Family

Rebecca Vasquez

November 5, 2018

Our sincere condolences to the Frantz family. I am truly sorry for your loss.


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Rebecca, Jared and Jacob Vasquez

Rebecca Vasquez

November 5, 2018

Your grandsons Jacob 15 yrs old

Rebecca Vasquez

November 5, 2018

Your grandson Jared’s high school graduation picture

Rebecca Vasquez

November 5, 2018

Your grandsons with me at a life saving award ceremony that I received .

Rebecca Vasquez

November 5, 2018

Bernie,

I thank you for always being supportive of me. Supported me when I went to the police academy , always gave me encouraging words, as I worked full time, letting my cat and dog live with us, and even kindness to off set all the pressure with my academy and work you crawled under the house just to hook up cable in my room.!.. My pets lived until she was 18 yrs old, and he lived until he was 15 yr old. Thank you.. I am now at 20 yrs in my department. Thank you !!
You always showed a kind heart . You have always gone far beyond for people..
I am and will always be extremely grateful to have known you. Your grandsons Jared and Jacob send their love.

Sincerely
Becky

Doris Aultman

November 4, 2018

Fort GreeneVille Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution thanks Bernard for his service to America.

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