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Rush, Francis "Frank" E. -

Francis "Frank" E. Rush

Plainwell - Frank passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. He was born June 6, 1933 in Port Huron, the son of Allen and Hazel (Norris) Rush. Frank proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. For 30 years he worked at Ford Motor Company in Mt. Clemens until his retirement. In his free time Frank enjoyed bowling, golf, playing cards, woodworking, shooting pool, watching old western movies and going out to eat at Judy’s Restaurant. Frank was a life member of the Otsego VFW Post #3030. On July 4, 1958 in Port Huron, he married JoAnn Laur who passed away in 2015. Surviving are his children, Cynthia (Rodney) Katje of Plainwell and Michael (Donna) Rush of Grant Township; 7 grandchildren, Kristi, Rachel (Franklen), Heather, Allen, Leslie (Nichole), Michael (Cassie), Cinthya (Andrew); Briannah (Austin) and Nichole; 18 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild and his brother, Charles Rush. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 2 great-grandchildren, Emily Jo and Donald II along with his siblings. According to his wishes cremation has taken place. Contributions in memory of Frank may be made to Otsego VFW Post #3030. Messages of condolence may be posted at

Winkel Funeral Home
Winkel Funeral Home
207 E Allegan Street
PO Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078