Roger L. Frantz
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[August 06, 2019]
Roger L. Frantz, 86, of McLean, passed away at 8:51 a.m. on Monday,
August 5, 2019, at his home.
Thursday, August 8, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
at the Quiram-Peasley Funeral Home
11:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home
Funeral home: Quiram Peasley Funeral Home,
Roger L. Frantz, 86, of McLean,
passed away at 8:51 a.m. on Monday, August 5, 2019,
at his home.
Funeral services for Roger will be held on Thursday,
August 8, 2019, at 11:30 a.m. at the Quiram-Peasley
Funeral Home in Atlanta. Mr. Tony Billingsley will
officiate. Burial will follow at McLean Cemetery in
Visitation will be held Thursday morning from 9:30
a.m. until the time of the service.
Roger L. Frantz was born April 4, 1933, in Atlanta,
the son of Merlin Dean and Elizabeth Anne Shaw
Frantz. He married Lucille F. Leesman in Atlanta on
December 22, 1951. She preceded Roger in death on
December 30, 2018.
Roger is survived by their three children: Janet
Frantz, Gary (Julie) Frantz, and Greg (Karen)
Frantz; two grandsons: Jason (Maddie) Frantz and
Alex Frantz; and one sister: Ruth Werschey of
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two
sisters: Phyllis Young and Betty Cox.
Roger attended Atlanta High School and was a member
of McLean Christian Church. He owned Frantz Well
Service from 1962 until his retirement in 2000.
Roger was an avid musician who sang and played
fiddle and mandolin with numerous bands throughout
central Illinois over the years.
He was a loving Dad and Grandpa.
Memorials may be made to OSF Hospice.
Final arrangements are entrusted with Quiram-Peasley
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