With his family at his side, Frank B. Hay, 98, passed away on Monday, Oct. 24 at his residence.

Born in Racine, April 11, 1918, Frank was the son of the late Florence (Nee: Haidle) and Frank Hay Sr. Survivors include his wife, Mary; his daughter, Sally Hay of Racine; his grandchildren, David (Heidi) Petrakis, Michael (April) Petrakis; stepchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy Ruffner; brothers, Steven (Arline) Hay, James Hay.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home, 803 Main St. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Saturday at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until time of service at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Shriner’s Hospital or to the Racine EAA Museum have been suggested.

A special thank you to Dr. Jayaprakash and Ascension All Saints Hospice Team for their loving and compassionate care.

Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.