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Joseph S. Frankowski, III - 75

Bourbonnais, Illinois

Joseph S. Frankowski III. Age 75.  Bourbonnais resident formerly of Crete and University Park. Born and raised in Harvey. Graduate of Marmion Military Academy in Aurora. United States Air Force Vietnam War Veteran. Retired after 30 years of service from Eastman Kodak as a Field Engineer. Husband for 53 years of Sally nee Stefula. Son of the late Ann nee Pociask and Jospeh S. Frankowski II. Brother of Geraldine Frankowski-Uelman, Eugene Frankowski and the late Joanne (late Howard) Zukovich. Uncle, Godfather and friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Friday September 9, 2022 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Funeral Saturday 9:15 am from funeral home to St Liborius Church, 71 W 35th Street, Steger. Mass 10:00 am. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Steger. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Joseph’s name to Uplifted Hospice of Bourbonnais at or The  Trees Remember at Info 708-481-9230 and



  • Ken / Dale Jones

    on 09/08/22

    Sally, So sad to hear of Joe's passing.He was as happy and jovial as the picture you posted. Always a joy to talk to. He will be missed. A life's partner is something to cherish. Know that you have our most sincere condolences.

  • Kim Petrisha

    on 09/08/22

    Sally so sorry to hear of the passing of your husband. Praying for you and your family during your time of grieving. Kim Petrisha
  • Randy Gumkowski

    on 09/08/22

    To the family nd friends so sorry for your loss.

    Rest Easy Hero

    Randy Gumkowski (INPGR)

  • Gordon Frierson

    on 09/09/22

    Sally, so sorry for your loss, may God be with you and your family.

    Gordy Frierson 

  • Nancy Mott

    on 09/09/22

    With deepest sympathy as you remember Joe.  He was such a wonderful uncle and brother-in-law.  We will miss him greatly!

  • Al Romito (Ret. CCSPD)

    on 09/09/22


    I'm so sorry for your loss.

    R.I.P. Joe

  • Ceil & Paul Barclay (30 year Retired CCSPD)

    on 10/28/22

    Dear Sally: 

    Our Hearts are with you & your Family! 
     Joe was such a Sweet, Sweet man & a wonderful husband. He was from Harvey, like me, Ceil!! You made such Beautiful Memories together to hold close in your heart . Look to those times when you most need a Spiritual Hug.

    We had no idea that Joe was called Home. He is now looking down on you from Heaven.
    We "would have been there" for you!!!

    God Bless your Precious, Joe; God Bless you, Sally


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