Francis J. "Frank" Nomina
Residence: Sullivan, Illinois, formerly of Monticello, Indiana.
Died: Monday, June 03, 2019
Location: Mason Point in Sullivan, Illinois, with family by his side
 
 
Age: 82
Date of Birth: Tuesday, May 25, 1937
Birth place: Delphos, Ohio
 
 
Father: Francis C. Nomona  
Mother: Barbara "Barb" ( Bendele ) Nomina  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Franks had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area for several years, moving to Sullivan, Illinois, to be with his family
Funeral Date: Monday, June 17, 2019
Funeral Location: 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 17, 2019, Memorial Funeral Mass at the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 543 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana,
Clergy: Father David Rasner of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Burial will be at a later date at the Resurrection Cemetery in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
Visitation will be: Memorial Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 17, 2019, at the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 543 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960. A luncheon will follow the Funeral Mass at the Fosselman Hall.
Biographical Information: Most of Frank’s career was spent as a very respected member of the trailer industry. He was in accounting with Fruehauf Corporation in Detroit, Michigan; was plant manager at Fruehauf Corporation in Harrisburg/Middletown, Pennsylvania, and Fort Madison, Iowa; VP of Manufacturing at HPA Monon and Plant Superintendent at Vanguard Trails in Monon, Indiana. After retiring from the trailer industry he enjoyed working at the Tippecanoe Country Club of Monticello, Indiana, maintaining the golf course outside his backyard. Frank was a member of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church and the Knight of Columbus #6955 St. John Neuman Council of Monticello, Indiana, and a member of St. Columcille Catholic Church of Sullivan, Illinois. Frank was a true family man. He cherished time spent with family including holiday gatherings, trips to the shore, cookouts in the backyard and supporting his grandchildren at their various events. His legacy as described by family is humble, generous, patient, compassionate, indiscriminate, encourager, benevolent, positive, Samaritan, and "Grand". Online condolences may be sent to the family at reedfuneralhome.net.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to Covenant House (Donation Processing, P.O. Box 96708, Washington, DC 20090-6708), a home shelter for kids which her has donated to since 1989; a cause for kids from a man who loved his kids.
Marriage Information: On November 24, 1956, in Delphos, Ohio, he married Barbara Ann "Barb" Sickels; she passed away on Monday, December 1, 2014.
Survivors include:
Three (3) Children,
Cindy (husband Dan) Marrow of Lemoyne, Pennsylvania,
Kevin (wife Sally) Nomina of Spartanburg, South Carolina, and
Michelle (husband Joe) Keller of Sullivan, Illinois;

Six (6) Grandchildren,
Victoria Marrow of Wormleysburg, Pennsylvania,
Danielle Nomina of Monticello, Indiana,
Kayla Nomina of Maui, Hawaii,
Eric Keller of Sullivan, Illinois,
Maddie Keller of Sullivan, Illinois, and
Alec Keller of Sullivan, Illinois;

Two (2) Great Granddaughter,
Lilly Everett of Monticello, Indiana, and
Selah Marrow of Lemoyne, Illinois;

Brother,
William Nomina of Delphos, Ohio;

Six (6) Sisters,
Diana Gordon (husband Randy) Tracey of Bremerton, Washington,
Sharon (husband Richard) Stepleton of Delphos, Ohio,
Mary Jane (husband Jim) Schulte of Delphos, Ohio,
Nanette (husband Andy) Kill of Troutdale, Oregon,
Rose (husband Mike) Mox of Lima, Ohio, and
Barb (husband Rick) Recker of Delphos, Ohio;
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Francis C. and Agnes M. (Bendele) Nomina;

Wife,
Barbara Ann "Barb" (Sickels) Nomina;

Daughter,
Debbie Nomina;

Granddaughter,
Ashley Nomina;

Sister,
Darlene Nomina;

Sister-in-law,
Karen Nomina;

Brother-in-law,
Bob Gordon.


Arrangements by:
Reed Funeral Home, 1112 S. Hamilton Street, Sullivan, Illinois, 61951, assisted by Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.