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Smerlinski, Francis “Frank” “Smerl”
Saturday, April 30th, 2016, age 87. Beloved husband of Lucy “Sweetie Pie”. Loving dad of Jan (the late Chuck) Peterson, Judy (Charlie) Owens, Joni (Scott Haines) Kostecki, Mary Jo (Jeff) Welnak, Mark (Renee) Smerlinski, and Marlene (Robert) Fieldbinder. Grandpa of Kris (Don), Andrea (Brian), Frank (Alicia), Shelly, Angie (Ryan), Dave (Chelsea), Brian (Felicia), Kelly (Joe), Denise (Luis), Bethany (Dennis), Becki (Matt), Lauren (Kurt), Danielle (Jonah), Ryan, Ross, and Alie. Great-grandpa of Nick, Brad, Jenna, Kristina, Stefany, Gwen, Connor, Dani, Angelica, Aura, Ability, Seek, Nik, Nathan, Madison, Lucy, Frankie, Kaden, and Korbin. Also survived by other relatives and friends.
Visitation will take place at the FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, May 5th, from 4-7:30pm. Visitation will continue on Friday, May 6th, at BLESSED SACRAMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH,3100 S. 41st St., from 9-10am, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10am. Interment Southern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery.
Proud retiree of Miller Brewing Co., and life-long member at Blessed Sacrament Church.
Special thanks to the St. Camillus skilled nursing and hospice staff.

Past Comments

Richard Rappa

Our sympathies go out to the whole Smerlinski Family on the loss of your Dad. Prayers for all. Richard and Serena Rappa

Sue Gaurke

Our sympathies to the whole Smerlinski Family on the loss of your Dad! Frank was a great neighbor growing up in the neighborhood and he was always great to all us kids! He will always be remembered by me as the “tile man”! Prayers for all! Sue and Mike Gaurke

Thom Klein

Jan, My sympathies on the passing of your father. I only knew him for a short time but always felt he was a great person. Thom Klein

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