Frank L. Warden

December 13, 1910 ‒ September 07, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Frank L. Warden, age 92, of Mount Vernon, died Sunday September 7, 2003 at his residence following a brief illness. He was born December 13, 1910 in Chicago Illinois to Paul S. and Margaret (Heck) Warden. Frank came to Mount Vernon in the mid 1930’s to work at Shellmar. He then worked at Heckler’s Rexall Drug in Mount Vernon from the mid 1940’s until his retirement in 1973.

He was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Church in Mount Vernon and had been a member of the Mount Vernon Moose Lodge for over 50 years.

Surviving are his wife Ruth (Walter) Warden whom he married May 27, 1939; his son James (Karen) Warden of Pleasant Lake, Michigan; his two daughters Judith (Roger) Keck of Newark and Susan (Tom) Hayes of Mount Vernon; 6 grandchildren Robert (Laura) Mayer Jr., Michele Mayer, Wendy (Scott) Martin, Michael Warden, Thomas (Kirsten) Hayes and Matthew Hayes and 8 great grandchildren. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by 2 brothers Martin Warden and Joseph Warden and a granddaughter Gail Lynn Mayer McMorris.

A funeral mass will be 11 AM Wednesday at Saint Vincent de Paul Church in Mount Vernon with Father Ted Thomas officiating. Friends may call at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon one hour before the services. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County 302 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 or to Saint Vincent de Paul Church, 301 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.