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Obituary: Frank William Egleston

Frank William Egleston

Frank William Egleston

Frank William Egleston, 85, of Kingman passed away Monday, June 21, 2010, in Kingman. He was born June 19, 1925, in Peninsula, Ohio, and moved to Kingman in 1992 from Bishop, Calif.

Frank was an aerospace ordnance engineer and was the financial officer for Inyo National Forest in Bishop. He was a life member of both the Elks and of the NRA. He served in the U.S. Navy in WWII, serving aboard the U.S.S. Courson in the Pacific. He served during the Korean War, stationed in San Francisco and Oakland. He was "fiercely patriotic and a defender of the Constitution."

Frank is survived by his wife, Norma J. Egleston of Kingman; daughters, Rita Egleston of North Hollywood, Calif., Mary E. Egleston of Palo Alto, Calif., Dana Sue Kimbal of Winnemucca, Nev., and Marianne Kimbal; and sons, Allan R. Egleston of Sonora, Calif., and Michael A. Kimbal of Kingman. He is also survived by his grandsons, Greg A. Kimbal and Brett A. Kimbal, both of Kingman, and William D. Egleston of Palo Alto; and his great-granddaughter, Madisyn Belle Kimbal.

The service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 25, at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home, 1701 Sycamore Ave. Burial will be at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 North Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, AZ 85024. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to KRMC Hospice, 1790 Sycamore Ave., Kingman, AZ 86409-3566.

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