Frona Day, 1932-2018

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte, is handling the arrangements for Frona M. Day, 85, of LaPorte, Indiana, who passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018.

Frona was born December 20, 1932, in LaPorte, Indiana, to Lorenzo and Jennie (Rear) Wood.

On June 28, 1975, Frona married Thomas L. Day, who preceded her in death on August 30, 2003.

Frona was a Managing Supervisor at American Metal during her 28 years. She also served as a Union Steward, Delegate, and President for Indiana Carpenters Union. She also worked at Charlie’s for 15 years.

Frona leaves behind a daughter, Christine A. (Mike) Rosenbaum of LaPorte, Indiana; two sons, David (Marie) Young of Lee Summit, Missouri, and Dennis (Dian) Young of Okeechobee, Florida; five grandchildren, Nicholas (Lynne) Rosenbaum, Sara (Rocky) Buchta, Shawna Young, Elaine Young, and Tracy Young; four great-grandchildren, Angelina, Dylan, Holland and Mazzy; a sister, Dorothy (Jack) Renfro of LaPorte, Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.

Frona was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas; a grandson, Tommy Young; a sister, Agnes Frame; and five brothers, Charles, Walter, Warren, William and her twin, Robert “Ben” Wood.

Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, August 12, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August 13, at the funeral home. Pastor Bob Denney will officiate.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Door Village Church, 3502 W. Joliet Rd., LaPorte, IN 46350; or New Day Foundation, PO Box 13, LaPorte, IN 46352-0013.

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One Response to “Frona Day, 1932-2018”

  1. billie thresh womack

    Aug 10. 2018

    Sorry for your loss Prayers to you and your family Please Give A Dot and U Jack my prayers too please

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