Frank Field 002PoppyFIELD, Frank R., of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, February 9, 2013, in his 100th year.  Beloved husband for 62 years to Jean (nee McNames) Field.  Dearly loved father of Louise Koenitzer and her husband Bernie of Sarnia, and cherished grandfather of Ian Koenitzer and his wife Kimberly of St. Thomas.  Dear brother of the late Raymond Field (his wife Rosemarie of Corunna) and the late Maurice Field (his wife, late Gladys).  Also fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.  Born in St. Thomas, July 14, 1913, he was the son of the late John and Grace (nee Baker) Field.  Frank was a retired machinist at McKerlie Automotive, St. Thomas.  During the Second World War, he served with the Royal Canadian Navy.  In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held at Elmdale Memorial Park.  Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.  Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160)

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