- December 2, 1968 - March 26, 2016
of Francis' Passing
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“Paul and myself just heard about this yesterday we are truly saddened n so Very sorry for your Loss, Frank was a good Man..May he rest in Peace.God...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Ellen Uzarek - Ayer, MA
“My deepest condolences to the family during this most difficult time. There are no words that can ease the pain of losing someone so beloved. May you...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: Kathy - AL
“Rest in peace Frank. You will be missed . My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
3 of 38 | Posted by: Matt Peaslee - Ashburnham, MA
“Have been thinking of you and the kids everyday. My heart hurts for your family, you guys are the strongest people I have ever met. Sending love...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Mackenzie Reardon - Littleton, MA
“To Liz and all of the Hoenshell family; I am so sorry for your terrible loss. Frank was one of the kindest and most big-hearted people I have ever...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Elaine Santelmann - Littleton, MA
“So sorry for your loss and may God watch over you and your family. Rest in peace Frank. You were a very kind man with a loving heart. May your soul...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Carolyn Ellis - Niven - MA
“Prayers of comfort to the entire family - To Frank's wife and children, his mother and father, brothers and sisters. Praying for you all the...Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: Uncle John and Aunt Linda Hoenshel - GA
“Liz,I am very sorry for the loss of your soulmate. Please accept my condolences.
8 of 38 | Posted by: Celeste Torres - Westport, MA
“Liz and Children My heart is broken to hear your loss.God will be watching over all of you. Prayers are with you. Thinking and wishing I lived...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: Sally Yergeau - Largo, FL
“We will miss an amazing father, husband and friend, rest in peace frank
10 of 38 | Posted by: Patrick and holly Odonoghue
“My heart goes out to Liz, their children, and all of those who loved Frank. In this time of deep sadness, may you find some small comfort in knowing...Read More »
11 of 38 | Posted by: Jasmin MacNeill - Littleton, MA
“We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. We are thinking of you and your family.
12 of 38 | Posted by: Kirk and Heather FitzPatrick - MA
“I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. I can say you both were the kindest people I ever meet. Frank smile lift up a room. I meet your both when you...Read More »
13 of 38 | Posted by: Lucy Ponte - Tyngsboro, MA
“Rosanna, I know how much you love your brother and his family. I am thinking of you and your entire family and am so, so sorry.
14 of 38 | Posted by: Melissa Santosuosso - Arlington, MA
“God bless you frank and to your family..
15 of 38 | Posted by: scott Piso - Stow, MA
“my heart goes out to you and your family for the loss of a great man. sending prayers, and my deepest sympathy. regards, elissa premo
16 of 38 | Posted by: elissa premo - sturbridge, MA
“We are so very sorry for your loss. Frank was truly and awesome man and will be missed by so many people! You are in our thoughts and prayers and we...Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Jenn, Pete, Kris and Lilly Cummings - MA
“Frank was an amazing farther and husband. We will miss him
18 of 38 | Posted by: Marilyn Mcintyre - Timmonsville
“My thoughts and prayers, and deepest sympathy go out to you Liz, and your 4 children. My daughter has kept me informed about your family for a while...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: Wendy Vinal - Littleton, MA
“I remember being broke down on the side of the road once. (Before cell phones) nobody stopped...until Frank came along and stopped had tools and...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Gary Williams - Hudson, MA
“With our deepest sympathies.
21 of 38 | Posted by: The Ladies at Anton's Cleaners - MA
“One of the best and kindest men I have ever known. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, especially your wife and kids. We lost a...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: frank lyons - lunenburg, MA
“Liz and family, I got the pleasure of meeting Frank, while working on the upstairs girls bedroom project, I'm glad he finished the girls new room,...Read More »
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24 of 38 | Posted by: Cathy Spurgat - Deforest, WI
“I'm so sorry to read of this. I remember when he was born. My deepest sympathy to the Hoenshell family and my thoughts and prayers are with you.
25 of 38 | Posted by: Sandy Clawson (Allen)
“LIZ, WE ARE SENDING ALL OUR LOVE TO YOU AND THE KIDS AND FRANKS FAMILY TOO. HE WAS A REALLY GOOD MAN AND THE CHILDREN SHOULD SO PROUD OF HIM AS HE...Read More »
26 of 38 | Posted by: Phyllis Haynes - Bunnell, FL
“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
27 of 38 | Posted by: Juliette Collins - Fitchburg, MA
“What a good man you, and we, have lost. I am so sorry.
28 of 38 | Posted by: Susan Harvey - Littleton, MA
“This tragedy is unthinkable, and so incredibly unfair, and my heart breaks for you all. Frank's kindness, his smile, how he lit up talking about his...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Wendy Isaac - Littleton, MA
“My thoughts and prayers to you Liz and Family. I met Frank when I moved up to Pepperell thru his buddies and we bonded right away. I will always...Read More »
30 of 38 | Posted by: Russell Cokonis - Pepperell, MA
“Our deepest sympathies to the Hoenshell family. So many good times with Frank!! Will be missed.
31 of 38 | Posted by: Steven and Robin(Garland) Mello - MA
“A good friend is gone but will not be forgotten.I had the opportunity to truck with Frank for many years you couldn't ask for a better guy to work...Read More »
32 of 38 | Posted by: eddie oldenquist - Fitchburg, MA
“Though it's been several year's since I've seen Frank,I've kept intouch w/Bill and Tim.They've been keeping me up to date.God Bless w/love.
33 of 38 | Posted by: Melanie Veracka/Fitch - MA
“Hugs to all of you Liz, Cathryn, Hanna, Kristen and Thomas! Your Husband/Fathers memory will live on with you! May you find comfort in knowing he is...Read More »
34 of 38 | Posted by: Cindy Roberts - Sebring, FL
“TO FRANK AND FAMILY HE WAS AN AWSOME DAD,HUSBAND AND FRIENDIF YOU KNEW HIM YOU LOVED HIMHIS FAMILY WAS HIS LIFESO SAD TO SEE HIM PASS HE WILL BE...Read More »
35 of 38 | Posted by: GARY WILSON - LYNNFIELD, MA
36 of 38 | Posted by: Deana DeCosta - North Dighton, MA
“Prayers to family n friends.. I grew up with Frank and have many great memories of him,always smiling. RIP my friend.. Godspeed
37 of 38 | Posted by: Linda Palmieri - Somerville, MA
“Liz, my heart breaks for you and the kids. Frank was an amazing man, who had so many incredible qualities. His gifts will live on in his children. I...Read More »
38 of 38 | Posted by: Terri Packard - Leominster, MA
Francis “Frank” Hoenshell, 47, of Littleton died at his home on March 26th surrounded by his family and friends. He was born in Marlborough on December 2, 1968 son of Leslie and Margaret (Harney) Hoenshell of Stow. He grew up in Stow and was a graduate of Minuteman Tech and attended Quinsigamond College. Frank worked as a carpenter for over 30 years and ran his own company F.H. Custom Carpentry. He also owned and operated Hoenshell Trucking and F.H. Construction LLC for many years. He was a member of St. Anne’s Church, loved snowmobiling and camping. He especially liked motorcycling and co-founded Kristen’s Ride. Nothing was more important to Frank than his wife and four children, whom he cherished. The most important thing to Frank was to be a Husband first and a Daddy always.
He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Elizabeth (Lizotte) Hoenshell of Littleton, his children, Cathryn, Hannah, Kristen and Thomas Hoenshell all of Littleton. Besides his parents, he is survived by his sisters Rosanna Chiodo and her husband Frank, Jr,. Carolyn Finney and her husband Gregg of Pennsylvania, Mary Alden and her husband Bruce of Littleton, his brothers, Joseph Hoenshell and Lee LeClair of Littleton, John Hoenshell and Bill Hoenshell and his wife Andrea of Stow, Matt Hoenshell of Maine, Tim Hoenshell and his wife Cindy of Georgia.
He is also survived by sisters-in-law Barbara Souza and Glenn of Westport, Marjorie Lombardi of Somerset, and Patti Haggerty and Lee of Winchester. Brother-in law Bill Peters of Littleton and father-in –law Thomas Lizotte of Westport, mother-in-Law the late Barbara A. Lizotte, and father-in-law the late William Peters and Jane of Marlborough. Beloved Uncle of several nieces and nephews.
Visiting Hours will be held at St. Anne’s Church, 75 King Street, Littleton on Friday April 1, from 4-8 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the church at 9 am on Saturday April 2, 2016 followed by a graveside service at Westlawn Cemetery, Littleton. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Kristen's Ride, c/o 92 Colonial Drive, Littleton, MA. 01460 to help families with cancer. Please see www.badgerfuneral.com