Frank was born February 11, 1934 in Elmira, N.Y. He is survived by his wife, Lorraine of 60 years; his five children Deborah (Thomas) Akers, Donna (Michael) Weigelt, Diane (Thomas) Putnam, Darlene (Rick) Favata, Frank (Caryn) Barilla; three sisters Carmella VanRensellaer, Theresa Witchtowski, Rose Moshier; 10 grandchildren Joey, Angela, Josh, Karissa, Brianna, Rachel, Gavin, Garrett, Isabella and Jacob; and four great-grandchildren Judah, Lydia, Luella and Lyla.
He was the owner and operator of Barilla’s Auto Service, as well as many properties in Oswego alongside his wife Lorraine, from 1958 until he was no longer able to work due to his illness.
Frank was also active in local politics, serving as Third Ward Alderman and chairman of the Zoning Board of Appeals.
Most importantly, Frank can be remembered as a hardworking and loving husband, father, and grandfather to his family. “I Love You More!”
Private, family services will be held. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.