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Frank Rudolph Pollak
Frank Rudolph Pollak, 97, of DeBary, Florida, passed away on Friday February 8, 2019.
Frank was born in Chicago, Illinois on November 8, 1921. He graduated from Tilden Technical High School and went on to work for Johnson and Johnson. He retired after 20 years at Libby's.
On November 18, 1942, when he turned 21, he enlisted in the Army Air Force. After graduating Aviation Cadet Training as a 2nd Lieutenant, he went on to become Co-Pilot of B-26 Marauders. He was deployed to Stansted, England to participate in the European campaign of World War II as a B-26 Bomber Co-Pilot. He survived 47 missions in Europe. On August 11, 1945 he married Delores “Dody” Pac in Chicago.
Frank is survived by his loving wife of 73 years, Dody, his three children, Rick Pollak and his wife Olive, Randy Pollak and his wife June and Lauren "Lolly" Rickert and
her husband Dave, 7 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He was a proud member of Ogden Park Masonic Lodge in Chicago, Illinois.
A Masonic and Honor Guard Service will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 12 PM at VFW POST 8093, 351 S. Charles Richard Beall Blvd., Debary, Florida 32713.
There will be a Military Service on Monday, March 4, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery,
5525 US Highway, Mims, FL 32754. Please pull into and all the way down lane C.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donation's can be made in Frank's honor to a charity of your choice.