Edwin “Buddy” Frank died at the age of 87 on Monday, December 30, 2019 in Metairie, Louisiana.
Survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Joan; their two children, June Perdomo (Carlos) and Laurie Hall; six grandchildren, Erin Weinberg (Jared) and Michael Perdomo (Jessica), Steven Keppel (Lauren) and Scott Keppel (Amanda), Joni and John Hall; seven great granddaughters- Raegan and Reese Weinberg, Amelia and Maya Perdomo, Kimberly, Riley, and Avery Keppel, and two great grandsons- Everett Keppel and Bennett Perdomo.
Preceded in death by his parents, Edwin and Aline Frank and his brother, Randall Frank.
A native of New Orleans, he lived in Metairie for the past 49 years. Edwin graduated from Tulane University with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He served in the U.S. Army for two years during the conclusion of the Korean War. He was employed for most of his career by Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corporation in Chalmette, LA.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral services in the Gerard L. Schoen chapel of JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119 on Saturday, Jan. 4th at 12:15 pm. Visitation will begin at 11:00 am and will continue until service time. Burial will follow in Hope Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Disabled Veterans of America will be appreciated.
Condolences may be expressed at www.schoenfh.com