Frank J. Marrelli, 75, of Kenosha, passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at Froedtert South-St. Catherine’s Medical Center Campus.
Born in Kenosha on September 22, 1942, he was the son of the late Eugene and Kathryn (Forgiani) Marrelli. He graduated from Bradford High School.
On October 6, 1973, he married Janice Anderson in Kenosha.
Frank owned and operated F & M Stamps.
He was a member of Lord of Life Lutheran Church, America Stamp Dealers Association, American Philanthropic Society, Bureau of Issue Engineering in America, the Italian American Club, the Italian American Business Association and Kiwanis Club of Western Kenosha, where is also served as a board member. He was a lifetime member of A.B.L.E. He also served on the board for the Kenosha Achievement Center.
Frank was appointed by then Governor Tony Earl to serve on the Affirmative Action Council as chairman of the committee; to serve on the Development Rehabilitation council as chairman of the committee; later appointed by Mayor John Bilotti as the chair to the Cable Commission Committee; appointed by Mayor John Bilotti and then County Executive John Collins to serve as an Accessibility Consultant.
He is survived by his wife Janice, of Kenosha; his son, Frank E. (Ava) Marrelli of Cordova, IL; two step-children, Bruce (Julia) Nichols of Wood Dale, IL, and Susan (George) Sullivan of Chicago, IL; five grandchildren, Leila, Kevin, Karyn, Kristin, and Frankie; four great-grandchildren; and his brother, James (Mina) Marrelli of Burnsville, NC.
Frank was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 9th, at Proko Funeral Home at 5:00 p.m. Interment will be private. Visitation will be held on Monday at the funeral home from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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