The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

April 4, 2013

Frank L. 'Frankie' Slapnicka

The Clinton Herald

---- — Frank L. ‘Frankie’ Slapnicka

Jan. 10, 1941-March 27, 2013

CLINTON — Frank L. “Frankie” Slapnicka, age 72, of Clinton, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at his home. Visitation will be held Saturday, April 6, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Pape Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Oakland Cemetery.

Frankie was born in Clinton on January 10, 1941, the son of Lawrence and Edna (Dietterich) Slapnicka. He was employed with Pennsylvania Tire, Dairy Pak and later at Springdale Cemetery. He was a member of the Methodist faith. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his bike.

Frankie is survived by an uncle, Fred Dietterich, and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother in infancy, four aunts and four uncles.

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Death date: March 27, 2013