Information from Kay Wooding 03/11/2019
Frank Ellis Appleton
Apr. 13, 1943 - Sep. 6, 2012
Frank E. Appleton, 69, of South Bend, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2012, in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
He was born on April 13, 1943 in South Bend, to the late John and Frances (Hoblit) Appleton, and was a lifelong area resident.
Frank is survived by his wife, Marian (Hogie); his daughter, Emily (Andrew) Maez; his sons, Stephen (Elizabeth) and David Appleton; seven grandchildren, Colin Miller, Dominic, Benjamin, Angela, Mary Jo, Isabel and Emilia Appleton; and by his brother, Jack Appleton, all of South Bend.
Mr. Appleton was a Parishioner of St. Joseph Catholic Church, South Bend. Frank enjoyed photography, the study of history, animals, aquariums and his morning breakfast group. Most of all, he enjoyed his family, especially his grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Friday September 7, 2012, in the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, where a Parish Rosary will be prayed at 5 pm.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 am Saturday September 8, 2012, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 226 N. Hill St., South Bend.