Frank Herbert Frison, age 81, of Cambridge and formerly of Little Canada, passed away May 4, 2007 at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, May 8th at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Little Canada with Father David Kohner as Celebrant. A visitation will be held 2 hours prior to the funeral at the church.
Frank Herbert Frison was born May 15, 1925 at Hague, North Dakota to Helen Frison. He was raised and attended school in Hague. Frank then attended St. Thomas College for a year before entering the U.S. Air Force. Frank served his country in the Mighty 8th Air Force as a bombardier during WW II. His crew flew 35 successful bombing missions in B-17 bombers. After the service he finished his degree in economics at St. Thomas. On October 14, 1944 Frank was united in marriage to Madelyn LaDouceur and they had four children, Bill, Kenneth, Mary and Dave. They made their home in Little Canada and Frank worked as a lobbyist for many years. Madelyn passed away on March 30, 1995. Frank continued living in Little Canada until he married Edith Giles on May 21, 1998. They have made their home in Cambridge ever since.
Frank enjoyed politics and reading. He was a member of the Roseville American Legion, of the Isanti VFW Post and of the 8th Air Force Historical Society.
He is survived by his loving wife, Edie; four children, Bill (Deb) Frison of Inver Grove Heights, Kenneth (JoAnn) Frison of Bloomington, Mary Erickson of St. Paul, and Dave (Shelly) Frison of Little Canada; by 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and by other relatives and many friends.