July 7, 1932 – August 26, 2021
at the age of 89 years
With profound sadness the Pelle family announces the passing of Frank on August 26, 2021, at the age of 89.
Frank was an amazing husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and will be forever missed by his wife Peggy of 40 years, 4 children: Linda (Lyle), James, Frankie and David, stepchildren: Norman, Pat (Sheila), Dennis (Barb), Ken (Corinne), Penny Lee (Jay), 11 grandchildren, 8 step grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Frank was predeceased by Shirley (children’s mother), daughter Deborah and stepson Richard.
Frank was born in Passburg, AB, moving to Sirdar, BC at 1 year old. He graduated from Creston High School, learned wireless training for CN then decided to change his trade to Saw Filing which continued for 50 years. He started his own business in Terrace, BC called The Saw Clinic which he had for 10 years. Frank was a Lion member for 25 years attaining many awards and accolades. After moving to Chase, BC he was still involved with the Lions.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Creekside Senior Centre in the spring of 2022.