BACKUS — Frank Remington, age 79, of Backus, passed away Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at his home. He was born to Paul and Kathryn Remington on Nov. 11, 1931, in Bismarck, N.D. Frank served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married Catherine Kozowicz on Nov. 20, 1954, in Palatine, Ill. He worked as a mechanic in the automotive industry for 45 years. In 1994, he realized his dream of retiring to Minnesota where he enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Frank is survived by his wife, Catherine; children, Cassandra, Karl (Claudette), Robert (Renata), David; grandchildren, Christopher, Daniel (Sarah), Joseph, Sarah, Benjamin; brother, Kenneth; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Calvin; and sister, Diana.
Private family services will be held.
Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.