Roy L. Frantz, Jr., 87, of Williamstown passed away suddenly Tuesday morning at his home.
Born in Williamstown, January 29, 1932, a son of the late Roy Sr., and Helen Drey Frantz.
Roy was a United States Army veteran of the Korean War.
He was a retired installer with the former Western Electric Telephone Company.
He was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Williamstown; a life member of the Williamstown American Legion.
Roy enjoyed woodworking, playing cards, but was happiest when surrounded by his family. He enjoyed attending all of his grandchildren's events.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Pearl Pearson, H. Rydell Frantz and Lorraine Schylaske.
Surviving are his wife of 64 years, Frances M. "Peanut" Flynn Frantz; four daughters, Patricia Frantz, Lakeland, FL; Jeanette McSparron (Dane), Muir; Kathleen Calnon (Ronald), Halifax; Barbara Reedy (Adam), Elizabethtown; one brother, Terry Frantz (Yvonne), Williamstown; 5 grandchildren, 9 Great Grandchildren
Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated Friday, September 20th at 11:00 am from Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Williamstown with Rev. Michael Opaki as celebrant. Burial with military honors will be in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held from-10 -11 at the church. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, c/o Parish Office, 732 Main Street, Lykens, PA 17048. The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., has been entrusted with the arrangements. To sign the guestbook visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com
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