Franklin "Frank" Delano Blain
January 27, 1936 – December 29, 2018
Franklin “Frank” Delano Blain, 82, died Dec. 29, 2018.
Frank retired from the City of Wichita as a bus driver after 35+ yrs. of service excellence. During his career, he also drove ambulances, hearses and cabs. He had a big heart and loved his family more than anything else.
Preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Anna; his siblings; grandson, Trevor Kyle Blain and granddaughter, April Nicole Nitcher.
He is survived by his wife of 63 yrs. Barbara Jean (Marquis) Blain; daughter, Verna Lynn Nitcher; son, Ronald Kyle (Liz) Blain; grandchildren, Kristi Seyler, Lisa Blain, Jeremy Nitcher, Jason Benson and John Michael; 11 great grandchildren.
Visitation Wed. 4 to 8 p.m., with family receiving friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Funeral Service Thurs. 1:00 p.m., all at DeVorss Flanagan-Hunt Mortuary. Burial will follow at Mulvane Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 83105
- Visitation Wednesday, January 2, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, January 3, 2019
- Committal Service