Frank Leon Munsey (77)
Birth: July 2, 1935
Death: August 13, 2012
Frank Leon Munsey, 77, of Grayville, Illinois, passed away August 13, 2012 at home after an extended illness. He was born July 2, 1935, in Emma Township, White County, Illinois, a son of Frank and Leah (McFarlin) Munsey. He married Sandy Joslin on April 9, 1978 and she survives.
Frank was retired from Eli Lilly & Company where he worked as a supervisor in Chemical Operations at Clinton Laboratories in Clinton, IN. He was a life long St. Louis Cardinals fan and coached youth baseball and basketball teams for his son, Craig.
Survivors include his wife, Sandy of Grayville; children, Phyllis (Troy)Truitt of Tuscola, IL, Lynn (Dan) Schaefer of Tolono, IL, B. Craig Munsey of Carmi, IL, Julie (Matt) Beyer of Eden, UT, Lisa (Jim) Root of Kingsport, TN, Cindy (Jeff) Freeman of Houston, TX, Debbie (Jim) Collard of Laguna Niguel, CA, Randy Bedinger of Decatur, IL, Jim Bedinger of Chicago, IL; 16 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sister Frances; three brothers, Kenneth, Bob and Jimmy Munsey.
Visitation is 6-8 pm, Friday, August 17th at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville. Funeral service is at 10 am, Saturday, August 18th at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville with Herb Woollard officiating. Burial will follow at Gundy Cemetery near Bismarck, Illinois.
The family thanks Dr. Jani and Hospice of Southeastern Illinois for their loving care.