January 29, 1930 ~ February 26, 2012
Greece: Born January 29, 1930 in Liverpool, England peacefully passed away on Sunday, February 26, 2012. Frank was the beloved husband of 57 years to Anne M. Hayland; devoted father to Janet A. (Bruce) Meier , Graham P. (Arleen) Hyland, David J. (Christine)Hyland; He was blessed with eleven grandchildren, Brittany, Brendon, Allison, Hayley, Jillian, Alexandra, Tasha, Ian, Victoria, Jordanne, Sean; As one of nine children, Frank is survived by five siblings and has many nieces and nephews still in England. Frank emigrated from England to the United States in 1965 with his wife and three children. His love and generosity touched the lives of many in the Rochester area. He was one of the founders of the Little Guy's youth soccer league in Greece and coached for many years. He loved his family foremost and spent much of his time supporting his grandchildren with their various activities and sports. He worked as a tool maker and retired from Eastman Kodak Company in 1989 and continued the love of his craft by passing on his expertise and knowledge to his son David who owns Modelmax tool and die. Frank maintained his cheerful outlook and great sense of humor all the way to the end. Special thanks to all of Frank's friends and family who offered such wonderful care and support over the last couple of months. Friends and family are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Wednesday, February 29th, 10:00 AM at St. Mary's Church, 15 St. Mary's Place, Rochester, NY 14607. In lieu of flowers the donations may be made to St. Mary's Church in Frank's memory.