- August 29th, 2021
Franklin Peter Wilson (Frank) of La Habra Heights, California died August 30, at home surrounded by loves ones, as was his wish.
Frank leaves behind his devoted wife, Doris (D.B), also of La Habra Heights, son Paul Wilson of Corona, California and Nicole Wilson Boyle of Glen Carbon, Illinois, his sister, Mary Burkett, St. George, Utah, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is pre-deceased by his parents, Maurice and Anna Wilson, his brother Morris Wilson and sister, Karen Nelson.
A graduate of Nogales High School in La Puente, California, he was elected Student Body Vice President and then Student Body President. He also excelled in Speech and Drama, winning many awards for his public speaking abilities. Frank was on the high school track team, part of an award winning relay team.
After serving in the Army during the Vietnam Era, something of which he was very proud, he returned home to earn an Associate’s Degree from Mount San Antonio College.
He enjoyed his many years of work in the insurance industry as an investigator and mediator.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 4 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints located at 2351 East La Habra Blvd at 10:00 am. Burial will be Tuesday, September 7 at Rose Hills.