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Lois "Bo" Frank

November 1, 1930 ~ November 23, 2018 (age 88)

Lois Anne (Bo) Frank passed away peacefully on November 23, 2018 at Lakeview Christian Home after a long fight with Alzheimer’s.  She was born on Novembers 1, 1930 in Harrisburg, PA to Theresa (Bruckner) and Frank Gessler.   

She is preceded in death by her parents, 7 brothers and 3 sisters.  She was the last of 11 children.  She is also preceded by her first husband, Vincenzo Gesualdi, her second husband, Louis Frank Jr., Vincent Gesualdi, a son, Shawn Frank, a son, David Frank, a son, Lou Frank a grandson, and her two much loved dachshunds Fella and Shottsie. 

 She is survived by a son, Lou Frank of San Bernardino, CA, a daughter, Louise Chadwick of Santa Barbara, CA, a daughter and son-in-law, Renee and Eliseo (Alex) Rodriguez of Carlsbad, NM and a son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Elena Frank of Durango, CO.  She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren. 

Bo was a homemaker most of her life.  She enjoyed cooking and baking for anybody and everybody.  It was not uncommon for her to bake dozens of cookies for Christmas and just give them to the community.  No one ever left hungry if visiting her. 

She will be missed by many. 

Visitation services are from 4-6 pm on Friday, November 30, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home.  The funeral is at the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Carlsbad, NM at 2 pm on Saturday December 1, 2018 with Rev. Michael Bingham and Rev. Simon King officiating.

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