Harry Edward Frantz

November 17, 1937August 4, 2013

Harry E. "Eddie" Frantz, 75, of Louisville and Smyrna Beach, FL, passed away after a brief illness on the morning of August 4, 2013, at Jewish Hospital-Shelbyville. He was a member of Local 110 and had worked as a sheet metal welder. He was a former member of St. Andrews United Christian Church, was an avid golfer, and loved to play the horses at Churchill Downs. He had also served in the U.S. Navy.

Predeceasing him were his parents, Harry William and Lillian Dietrich Frantz; and brother, Frank Frantz.

Left cherishing his memory is his loving wife of 52 years, Bonita Little Frantz; children Tony Frantz, Jasen (Stephanie) Frantz, Kelly (A.J.) Wilkins, sister Barbara (Bobby Joe) Weatherford; five granddaughters and one grandson.

A Life Celebration will be held on Thursday, August 8, 2013, at noon, at the Arch L. Heady at Resthaven Chapel, 4400 Bardstown Road, with interment in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 2-8 p.m. and after 10 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or Kosair Children's Hospital.


  • Visitation Wednesday, August 7, 2013
  • Celebration of Eddie's life Thursday, August 8, 2013

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Jennifer Johnson

August 9, 2013

Bonita, Heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. The twinkle in Eddie's eyes always made me smile! He will be missed at Hidden Pines. Jennifer

August 7, 2013

Bonita, words cannot express my extreme sadness for your loss. Sincere condolences from me and my family. Rest in Peace Eddie, my Dear Friend. Millie

Shawn Perkins

August 7, 2013

I am sick at heart over this. I grieve with my old friend Tony and his entire family. I've known Mr. Frantz all my life, he never missed one of our t-ball games when we were kids.

God bless him and God bless and keep you all

Broderick Wright Sr.

August 7, 2013

Bonita and Jasen,
I would like to send heartfelt condolences to you and your family. You are in my prayers.
Broderick "Coach" Wright
Atherton High School
Central Kentucky Treatment Center

August 6, 2013

A laugh I will never forget!

August 6, 2013

Thank you for your service to our country. Rest in God's eternal peace. From a grateful American.

Patrick & Carol McCann

August 6, 2013

Please accept our sincere sympathy. Eddie was a good friend and will miss his humor and his contagious laughter.

Mickey & Evelyn Simpson

August 6, 2013

Bonita and family, our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your husband and father. Eddie had become like family to us over the many years we knew him in New Smyrna Beach. I have lost a great friend and golf partner. Rest in Peace..Eddie.