Obituaries

Frank A. Leisure

June 9, 1953 - October 7, 2021

Frank  A. Leisure

Obituary

Frank A. Leisure, 68, of Poplar Grove, IL passed away peacefully, Thursday, October 7, 2021 at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, IL. Frank was born June 9, 1953, the son of Clyde and Lorna (Allenson) Leisure. Frank married Claire Pearson on August 14, 1993 in Lake Villa, IL. For many years Frank worked as a technical engineer. Frank proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He was best known for his love of helping others, spending time with family and his love for God.

Frank is loved and missed by his wife, Claire; children, Aaron (Catie) Leisure, Heather (Brian) Compton; sister, Lorrie (Jim) Skogstad; grandchildren, Andrew, Matthew. Elizabeth, Dustin and other extended family. He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Scott Parks and brother, John Leisure.

The graveside service for Frank will be held 12:30 p.m., Friday, October 15, 2021 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W. Hoff Rd., Elwood, IL 60421. Please arrive at the cemetery by 12:15 p.m. to be a part of the procession.

Service Schedule

Friday, October 15, 2021
12:30 pm

The graveside service for Frank will be held 12:30 p.m., Friday, October 15, 2021 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W. Hoff Rd. Elwood, IL 60421. Please arrive at the cemetery by 12:15 p.m. to be a part of the procession.

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Aaron, Cayjo, Andrew, Matthew and Ellie : I am so sorry to hear about Frank and I know your hearts are broken. Know that he is at peace and is resting finally in Jesus arms. You are all in my heart and my prayers. I love you all .
Auntie Cheryl

Cheryl Abalos 2021-10-14T22:20:29

Claire and the rest of the Leisure family:
Frank made a difference in so many lives….with his kindness, wisdom, knowledge, humor, honesty, and faith. He will never be forgotten. Prayers and hugs to you in the coming days.

Katherine A Montana 2021-10-13T18:59:47

Claire, you and your family are in my heart and in my prayers…

Candy 2021-10-12T18:27:13

Dear Claire and family, Please know you are in our hearts and prayers. Frank helped so many people over the years, and we are so grateful for having his presence in our lives. He will be dearly missed. Hugs to you and your family.

Cheryl Van Abbema 2021-10-11T10:30:17

Frank was a man that demonstrated humility and grace. Im sorry for your loss, our loss. Thank you Frank L.

Jeffery Page 2021-10-10T14:32:45

Claire, condolences to you and your family! I will always be grateful to Frank for helping our family! He was an amazing person!

Jim and Sheila Hill 2021-10-09T23:19:46

Claire I am so sorry for your loss

Tanya ruddell 2021-10-09T20:21:24

Our prayers & hearts are with you Clarie & family. Frank was a friend to everyone, he had a good heart. We love you clarie

Linda & Wayne 2021-10-09T19:41:44

I am so very sorry to hear of Frank’s passing. Such a wonderful person!
Sending prayers to Claire and Arron and all of the family.

Jeanie Chism Garrett 2021-10-09T15:35:01

I wish to express my dearest sympathies to Claire and the Leisure family at this time.
It was a great honor to have known Frank and for the memories I will always cherish.

Jon Leone 2021-10-09T13:47:16

Claire, we just want you to know that we love you and will continue to hold you guys up in prayer. Frank will be greatly missed, he touched so many lives.

Dave & Kelli Chism 2021-10-09T13:24:16

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