Mr. Franklin Wenner
As originally published on Wednesday, September 3, 2003.
Mr. Franklin "Frank" Thomas Wenner, 86, of 512 Brunswick St., Brunswick, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
He was the husband of Anna Fisher Wenner, his wife of 59 years.
Born April 8, 1917, in Brunswick, he was a son of the late Ross L. Wenner and Helen Humphrey Wenner.
He owned and operated Wenner's Barbershop, Brunswick, for 60 years.
He was a member of New York Hill United Methodist Church, Brunswick.
He served in the U.S. Calvary at the Tomb of the Unknown at Arlington National Cemetery under Gen. George Patton.
Surviving in addition to his wife are one daughter, Ruth Ann Arnold and husband Dan of Florida; three sons, Thomas F. Wenner and wife Belinda of Keedysville, David L. Wenner and wife Diane of Brunswick, and Kenneth E. Wenner and wife Lewann of Knoxville; three sisters, Lena Moler of Baltimore, and Mary Kearfott and Teenie Phillips, both of Brunswick; three brothers, Albert Wenner of Florida, Bob Wenner of Brunswick, and Dick Wenner of Virginia; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Michael L. Wenner; one sister, Lillian Rice; and three brothers, Charles Wenner, John Wenner and Douglas Wenner.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at John T. Williams Funeral Home, 100 Petersville Road, Brunswick, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Clark D. Carr officiating.
Interment will be in Park Heights Cemetery, Brunswick.
Memorial contributions may be made to Brunswick Ambulance Co., 200 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. 21716