Deceased July 9, 2014
David M. Frank was born May 21, 1932, and passed away on July 9, 2014, in St. Louis, Mo. Dave had been on peritoneal dialysis and most recently hemodialysis. He was predeceased by his wife Margie, who died three years previously. David is survived by two daughters, Susan Luten, Linda Kintz and a son Steve Frank and seven grandchildren.
Dave attended St. Louis Country Day School prior to coming to Amherst. He was a member of Theta Xi fraternity. He married Margie Landau six months before graduation, and they lived in an attic department on Amity Street. After graduation, he served in the army in Germany for two years.
Dave worked his entire professional career as an executive at the Wohl Shoe Company until his retirement at 55. Margie and he lived both in the St. Louis area and in a condo in Longboat Key in Florida until Margie passed away three years ago. They went on many worldwide cruises and he also enjoyed playing golf and bridge.
Dave was a founding member of Temple Emanuel in St. Louis and also coordinated the Miriam Foundation that helped children with learning disabilities.
Bob Abrams ’54