Rapid City - Frank R Broines Sr, 80, of Rapid City, died Thursday, July 18,2002, following a long illness at the V.A.M.C. Ft Meade, SD.
Frank was born August 12, 1921, in Belle Fourche to Regino and Laturninar (Carnipl) Briones. He served in the US Army from Sept 1942 to Feb 1946 in the European Theatre. He married Lucy Jimenes on May 18, 1946 in Rapid City.
He worked as a backhoe operator for M.A. Garland Construction, H&R Plumbing, Brablic Construction and Sweetman Construction. Frank enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife Lucy Briones, Rapid City, a son Frank R Briones Jr, Rapid City; 2 brothers Cy Briones, Colquitt, Ga and Joe Briones, Rapid City; 3 sisters, Nina Sales and Sara Reams both of Rapid City and Rachael Gutowski, Brooklyn, NY; 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Frank preceded in death by his parents, a grandson Tony, 1 brother and 2 sisters.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. on Monday July 22, at St Isaac Jogues Catholic Church, with Rev Patrick McMorkell, S.J. as the celebrant. Interment will follow at Black Hills National Cemetery with military honors provided by Rushmore VFW Post 1273.
Arrangements are under the directions of Osheim-Catron Funeral Home in Rapid City.
Rapid City Journal July 20, 2002
Lucille Marie Jimenez Briones
1928–2018 (m. 1946)
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