Kenneth Frank

Obituary of Kenneth R. Frank

Kenny Frank, age 49, passed away suddenly on Sunday, June 9, 2024 at Ascension St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Kenny was born in Oak Park, IL on September 18, 1974, and he has been a lifelong area resident. Kenny had currently been working in insurance with Country Financial. He was an avid Chicago Bears and White Sox fan. He also enjoyed NASCAR, and going to car shows and working on old cars with his father. Kenny was known for being a kind-hearted jokester and will be greatly missed by all who had the chance to know him.

Kenny is survived by his fiancée, best friend, and love of his life, Shelley Cesky; his father and mother,  Kenneth and Sharon Frank; his sisters, Kathy (Gary) Krakowski and Cheri (Scott) Muntwyler; niece Nicole (Alex) LaFountain; nephews Gary (Tisha) Krakowski, Michael (Jessica) Krakowski, Casey (Emily) Krakowski, Scott (Jennifer Baum) Muntwyler, Nick (Maura) Krakowski, Adam Muntwyler, Brian (Ashley Gocken) Krakowski, and Corey (Allie) Krakowski; aunt Pat Frank; cousin Jennifer Anteliz; his fiancee’s mother, Connie Tebbens; and many great nieces, great nephews, and many dear friends.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Ray and Dorthy Frank; and maternal grandparents, Harry and Blanche Deneen.

All friends and relatives are invited to celebrate Kenny’s life on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at the Fred C. Dames Funeral, 3200 Black (at Essington) Rd., Joliet from 3 p.m. until services at 8 p.m.  Cremation rites will be accorded following services. For more information, please call 815-741-5500, or to leave an online condolence, visit his Memorial Tribute page at


Celebration of Life

3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, June 13, 2024
Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes - Joliet
3200 Black at Essington Roads
Joliet, Illinois, United States
(815) 741-5500
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