Frank W. Ferguson

April 4, 1914October 30, 2013

Frank Wallace Ferguson, 99, of St. Clair Shores died October 30, 2013. He was born April 4, 1914 at home on Washington Boulevard in Ashtabula, Ohio to the late Harmon T. and Sarah Smith Ferguson. He served in the U.S. Army under General Omar Bradley in his war map room. After WWII, Frank graduated from Ohio State University. He taught high school industrial arts for several schools including 20 years at Lakeview High School, St. Clair Shores. In retirement he became a master carver who was active with the Fort Myers, FL, Madison Heights, MI and the St. Clair Shores Senior center Carvers. Beloved husband of the late Edith Maurer Ferguson of 57 years. Loving father of David (Elaine), Steven and Matthew (Julie). Dearest grandfather of James Stevenson, Jon and Marc Ferguson, Alexandria, Zachary and Connor Ferguson and great-grandfather of 7. He was predeceased by a very special friend Marthanna Thurman, his only daughter Rebecca Ferguson Stevenson, granddaughter Jennifer Carnaghi and his two sisters. Visitation Saturday 1-7 pm with sharing of memories at 7 pm at Kaul Funeral Home, 28433 Jefferson, St. Clair Shores. The family requests memorials to the American Heart Association in lieu of flowers.


  • Visitation Saturday, November 2, 2013
  • Sharing of Memories Saturday, November 2, 2013

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Tom Kosal

November 25, 2014

Mr. Ferguson I know it has been a year already. I still continue to stop and think about you and a few other teachers I had at Lakeview High School and the examples that you guys set for all of the students. That is exactly why I choose the rewarding profession of teaching. RIP


November 25, 2013

Thanks for your service to our country. RIP.

Patches Patriot Guard Riders

November 22, 2013

I did not know Mr, Ferguson but offer my condolences to his family and friends. I think you sir for you service to our great nation. You have my never ending thanks and gratitude for you service as a member of the greatest generation.
As a fellow veteran I know the cost of freedom, it will be my honor to stand for you sir as you stood for us.

geri cusack ceremuga

November 3, 2013

I had Mr Ferguson as my driver's ed teacher at Lakeview and he said he would pass me if I promised never to parallel park(I hope he meant Macomb County!)

Tom Kosal

November 2, 2013

Our hearts go out to you and your family. You Father was one of the reasons I pursued a career in education. He was a great educator and a great man.
With deepest sympathy,
Tom & Joyce (Meek) Kosal

Tom Kosal

November 2, 2013

Our hearts go out to you and you family. Your Father and some of the other teachers at Lakeview are the reason that I pursued a career in education. Your Father was a great man and a great Educator. Joyce (Meek) and I offer you our deepest sympathy.
Tom & Joyce Local.

November 2, 2013

I was very sad to hear of Mr. Fergusons death. My family and I met Mr. & Mrs. Ferguson at Serpent Mounds Provincial park in Peterborough, Ontario some 45 years ago or so. Our families became very good friends and would visit each other every year, either them coming to Ontario or us going to St. Clair Shores. My sister & I along with Matt ( "the brat" - as they used to call him ) always looked forward to our visits. My deepest condolences Matt to you and your family. He was a wonderful man!
Susan Richmond Farah ( Tottenham, Ontario, Canada )

November 1, 2013

i have many great memories of "frank ferguson"-1st he was my "architectural drfting" teacher in high school. he was an excellent, firm teacher who taught me skills which later helped me in my secondary career as a "landscape designer". he was a very helpful neighbor and friend to my mother who lived next to him and his family. i know all his kids-two of which i coached in softball
many years ago, and his youngest -"matt" whom i had as a biology student.
a great family with great parents. may God bless him and his children during this time of loss. chuck dildine

Robin Silveri

November 1, 2013

Let your memories fill your hearts. Our thoughts go out to you and your family.

November 1, 2013

David, sorry to here of your fathers passing. He was one of my favorite teachers,he will be missed. sincerely Dave Zabel