Passed away peacefully after a lengthy battle on February 21, 2013 at 76 years of age. Beloved husband of Mary with whom he celebrated 56 years of marriage. Son of the late Alcide and Cecilia Belanger. Dear father of Paul Belanger (Sara), William Belanger and wife Judy, Mary Frances and husband John. Treasured grandpa of Robert, Brandon, Ian, Nickolas, and Michael. Dearest brother of the late Douglas and Joanne Belanger. Brother-in-law of Ed Taylor, Judy Wilson, Harold Taylor and the late Betty Hussey. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Frank retired from Chrysler Canada-Transportation after 29 years of service. He was a member of the CAW Local # 444. Frank was a former member of St. Christopher’s Church in Windsor. Frank is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish Prayers Friday at 4:30 p.m. On Saturday, friends are invited to meet the family after 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church (12048 County Rd. 34 Maidstone) followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Maidstone. Donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. You may send your condolences online at

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