Richard E. Frauenhoff

Obituary for Richard E. Frauenhoff

December 28, 1927 - January 28, 2019
Aurora, Illinois | Age 91

Obituary

Richard Frauenhoff, 91, was called to his eternal home, by our Lord and Savior on Monday, January 28, 2019. He was born December 28, 1927 at Copley Hospital, the son of Edward and Minna (Gruemmer) Frauenhoff. Richard served in the Army in 1946 and later served as a reservist from 1951 to 1955.

Richard is survived by his wife, Margaret. They were anticipating their 70th wedding anniversary on March 11, 2019. He is also survived by his three children, Jayne (Bob) Kersten of North Aurora, IL, Jean Laver of Costa Mesa, CA and John (Coleen) Frauenhoff of Aurora, IL; his two grandchildren, Lucas and Carley Frauenhoff.

Richard attended St. Paul Lutheran grade school and East Aurora High School. His higher education consists of classes at IIT in Joliet and Aurora University and eventually receiving a Masters at Northern Illinois University.

Richard's work life started out at American Well Works and then Caterpillar in the engineering department. He retired in August 1989.

Richard had many hobbies that included computers, wood working and photography. He made some great things such as a computer desk, a chest of four drawers and a small book case to fit in a small space.

A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, 1400 Douglas Road, Montgomery, IL 60538.

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Aurora, IL 60506
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