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Wednesday December 30th, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm

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Wednesday December 30th, 2020
1:30pm

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Phyllis L. Frank

Frank, Phyllis L., 89, of Elton.  Entered eternal rest on December 25, 2020. Born in Johnstown on August 28, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Iva (Stull) Potter.  In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by children Ricky, David, Joyce and Darlene Frank; grandson, Aaron Szelong; and sister-in-law, Joyce Frank. She is survived by her husband, Richard L. Frank of Elton; daughter Brenda (Ric) Szelong, Johnstown; Grandchildren Jesse (Nicole) Frank, Rapid City, SD; Cody (Chet) Ball, Sinnamahoning, PA; Joshua Szelong and companion Alyssa Rouser, Johnstown, PA and Sarah Szelong and companion Brandon Schuerman, York, PA; great-grandchildren Terrin Frank and Avery Ball.  Also survived by brother-in-law, Paul Frank, nephew Michael Frank, niece Susan Frank and former daughter-in-law Janet Colwell (widow of son, David). Phyllis retired from the Jolly Roger restaurant, where she worked as a hostess for 10 years.  She was the treasurer for the Sons of the Union Civil War Mary P. Campbell #16 Auxiliary.  She attended Emmanuel Baptist Church. Death ends marriage union of 70 years. Friends will be received at the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland from noon to time of service at 1:30 pm Wednesday. Pastor Kirk Rowland, officiating. Interment at Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church, 425 Luther Rd. Johnstown, PA 15904, in her memory. (Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com)


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Condolences and prayers to Richard and the Frank family. Phyllis was a great lady whom my mother, Marge Weyandt, remembers from our days at the church on Golde & Von Lunen.. So very sorry for your loss

Marge Weyandt and Carol Galbreath Dec 28 2020 12:00 AM

My condolences Mr. Frank and Brenda. She always had a smile on her face and was such a giving lady through the years of her working with the kids of Elton through the 4-H Clubs. My prayers are with you.

Sandy Layton Dec 28 2020 12:00 AM

Sending prayers to the family. I worked with Phyllis at Jolly Rogers and her and Richard continued to come in at Perkins where I worked . Such a lovely lady.

Joan Blough Dec 27 2020 12:00 AM

I met Phyllis for the first time when I invited the 54th PVI Co A to one of our Graham family reunions. Turns out Phylllis was a relative of mine! What a lovely lady and so gracious. Our Graham family will be sad.

Karen L Gregory Largent Dec 27 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry for the Frank family loss. She was on my dad's side of family, ((dad was (Ted) Edwin Potter)). Condolences and prayers.

Pat Greathouse Dec 27 2020 12:00 AM

I didnt know Mrs. Frank, however, she had to have been a very beautiful and loving person, having raised a wonderful daughter like Brenda. Meeting our Savior Jesus on the anniversary of His Birth is a gift! May Our Lord bless you and keep you and may His face shine upon you, and grant you peace. Blessings to Brenda and the entire family.

Mark Dec 26 2020 12:00 AM

Condolences to Richard and Brenda. She will be missed.

Jan Bosley Dec 26 2020 12:00 AM

I've known Frank family practically all my life. I lived beside and grew up with their kids. Mrs Frank was a caring and compassionate lady. My mom after developing Alzheimer's would wander up to their house and Mrs Frank would have cookies and coffee with her and talk to her, then Mr Frank would walk her back home. I was so appreciative of how they helped my family when I wasn't there. She will be greatly missed...

Diana Dec 26 2020 12:00 AM

Brenda please know of our thoughts and prayers for all of you at this tender time! Your dear Mom was such a sweet lady and will be sorely missed in His comfort Deb (Streets) and Dave Nickel

Deb and Dave Nickel Dec 26 2020 12:00 AM