The Daily Item
DANVILLE — Frank R. Sabol, 70, of 2467 Snydertown Road, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 2, 2012, at Geisinger Medical Center Danville.
He was born Sept. 21, 1942, in Bloomsburg, a son of the late George and Emma Sabol. On Aug. 12, 1961, he married the former Betty E. “Sis” Erlston, who preceded him in death Oct. 23, 2010. They were married 49 years.
He graduated from Southern Columbia High School.
Frank was employed as a truck driver most of his life. He also was employed at Textron in Danville.
Frank was very fond of farming.
He was a member of the Teamsters Union and multiple local fire companies. He was a member of the Danville Moose.
Frank was well known by many for his light-hearted and warm smile.
He enjoyed fishing and hunting, but his greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Frank R. Jr. and Dawnette Sabol, of Danville; and three daughters and two sons-in-law, Theresa L. “Terry” and David Long, of Springtown, Donna M. Summers, of Danville, and Beth Ann and Chad Fox, of Danville. Also surviving are five grandchildren, Justin, Jasmine, Jolene, Autumn and Paige.
He was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Michael W. Summers.
Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Visneski Funeral Home Inc., 10 W. Mahoning St., Danville, followed by a memorial service at 1 with the Rev. Kenneth Paulhamus officiating.
Entombment will be private in the Columbarium at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville.
The family will provide flowers.
Memorial contributions may be made to Geisinger Home Care, 109 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17822.