Orson (Frank) Franklin Poley III, passed away July 25, 2018, at Sturgis Hospital.
He was born on Aug. 8, 1953, in Sturgis.
Frank is the youngest child of his loving parents, Orson and Willodean Poley who survive him.
Frank also leaves behind to cherish is memory his wife, Gail (Morris); two sisters, Teresa (Rick) Dickerson of Three Rivers and Carol Gyomory of Constantine; many nieces and nephews. Frank was preceded in death by his sister, Sherry (Mike) Birkhold; and his brother, Norman.
Frank graduated from Sturgis High School in 1971 and went on to obtain a degree from ITT Technical Institute of Grand Rapids. He was employed by Crown Audio of Elkhart, where he was regarded and well respected by all the departments. Frank loved the outdoors, hiking and camping, baseball, golfing and many other sports.
A celebration of his life will be held at his parents’ home, 26215 Diana Drive, at 6 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 23. A light supper to follow.
Elkhart Cremation Services is handling arrangements.