|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1916|
|Death: ||Mar. 13, 2008|
Frank W. Barta, 91, of Lonsdale, passed away March 13, 2008, in Faribault, Minn.
Born Francis Wenceslaus (Frank) Barta, Sept. 13, 1916, at home on the family farm in Wheatland Township, Lonsdale, Minn., Rice County. Son of Francis (Frank) J. and Anna M. (Holicky) Barta. Married Eleanor Fierst Oct. 15, 1940. He is preceded in death by wife, Eleanor; grandson, Jeffrey (Jeff) B. Franek; brother, Ben E. Barta; parents, Frank and Anna Barta. Survived by children, Carol (Bernie) Franek, Arlene (Bob) Mueller, Beverly (George) Fink, Diane (Harry) LaCanne; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Georgina Barta.
Farmed on the family farm, worked at the Montgomery Creamery, Lonsdale Liquor Store and the Faribault Canning Company until retirement. He continued helping on the family farm until moving to Faribault in 1996. He attended Lonsdale Public School (now 3-R Landmark School) and later Immaculate Conception Catholic School.
Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, March 18, 2008, 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lonsdale. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers will be grandchildren, Jenny Tuma, Missy Mueller, Lisa Mahle, Chris Fink, Chad and Andrew LaCanne.
Visitation Monday 4-8 p.m. at White Funeral Home, Lonsdale, and also one hour prior to service on Tuesday at the White Funeral Home.
Calvary Hill Cemetery
Created by: DaveVangsness
Record added: Mar 16, 2008
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