Dave J. Frank, 64, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born May 4, 1955, in Hays, the son of Thomas and Dolores (Denning) Frank.
As a child, Dave moved with his family to Westminster, Colo., where he attended school and graduated from Westminster High School. On June 28, 1975, he married Monica J. Perkins in Westminster, Colo. They later moved to Garden City in 1988 and have lived there since. Dave first worked for Reeve Cattle Co. in Garden City before going to work for Scout Energy.
An avid sports fan, Dave loved the Denver Broncos. He also loved cooking, racing, riding his Harley, his dog “Krissi,” and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Monica J. Frank of the home; three daughters, Erin Greer and husband Justin of Deerfield, Sandy Avalon and husband Earl of Garden City and Denise Musil and husband Zack of Garden City; a brother, Michael Frank of Hood River, Ore.; a sister, Sue Nelson of Hattiesburg, Miss.; and eight grandchildren Mercedez Showers, Mason Frank, Audrey Musil, Teryn Avalon, Logan Avalon, Levi Greer, Colten Musil and Avyree Greer. Dave is preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Garden City. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday all at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. The family suggests memorials given to POW-MIA in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.