Ronnie Frank, 71, of Pekin, passed away Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Generations of Peoria.
He was born October 6, 1949 in St. Louis, MO to Albert and Donna Burrus Frank.
Surviving are his fiancé, Sandra Robinson of Pekin; two sons, Zachary (Emily Neal) Frank of Peoria and Eric Frank of Waterloo, IL; one step-daughter, Shirrell (Scott) West of Pekin; one step-son, Dennis Jones of Waterloo; three step-grandchildren, Devin, Logan, and Alyssa West of Pekin; one brother, David Frank of St. Louis; one sister, Joanie Copp of St. Louis.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one infant son.
Ronnie was a manufacturing engineer working at John Deere in Moline.
He served in the United States Airforce from 1968 to 1972.
He was a member of American Legion Post 44 in Pekin and Tazewell County EMA in Tremont.
Ronnie enjoyed weather spotting, auto racing, and the St. Louis Cardinals.
Cremation has been accorded. A grave side service with military honors will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery at a later date. Davis-Oswald Funeral Home in Tremont is handling the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to National Kidney Foundation of Illinois 215 West Illinois St. Suite 1C Chicago, IL 60654.
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