86, passed away with family by his side on February 25, 2012 in Tucson, AZ. He is survived by his wife Ruth; daughter Marie; sons, Frank (Patricia) and Paul (Annette); step-children Mary Jo, Susie, Nancy, and Phyllis; ten grandchildren; and one great-grandson. Predeceased by first wife, Mary and son Steven. Thirty years of service with the Knights of Columbus and serving terms as Grand Knight and District Deputy Director. Originator of Council #10441 St.Thomas the Apostle. Served as a Eucharistic Minister for St Francis. Visitation 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at BRINGâ€™S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway, Tucson, AZ 85710, with Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Mass 10:00 AM, Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at St. Francis de Sales, 1375 S. Camino Seco, Tucson, AZ 85710. Entombment will follow in Our Lady of the Desert Mausoleum. Memorial donations to: Council #6848 Knights of Columbus 7664 E. 22nd Street Unit#3 Tucson, AZ 85710.