Farm Animals 17

Frank James Powell

November 23, 1966 ~ November 7, 2020 (age 53)


Frank James Powell, 53, of Dora Road, Punxsutawney, passed away at home on Saturday, November 07, 2020.

He was born in Punxsutawney on November 23, 1966, a son of M. Marie (Orf) Powell and the late James Lee Powell.

Frank was a 1985 graduate of Punxsutawney Area High School.

He was the owner of Frank’s Country Palace in Dayton for 25 years, and also worked very hard as a self-employed butcher at the family farm in Dora.

Frank was a caring, kindhearted man who was very generous to many people and organizations over the years.  He would do anything for anyone that asked, he gave freely of his time and resources without measure.  The world was a better place because Frank was in it for a while.

He enjoyed spending time with his friends, liked watching the races and sponsoring race cars for fifteen years.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by two brothers, Richard Powell and wife Tammy of Mayport, Wayne Powell and wife Regina of Dayton; four sisters, Linda Foose and husband Harold of Dayton, Kathy Lewis and husband Adam of Punxsutawney, Donna Shoemaker and husband Vaughn of Punxsutawney, and Julia Schimp of Mayport; numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews; all who loved him dearly.

In accordance to Frank’s wishes there will be no viewing or visitation.  Arrangements are under the direction of Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.

His ashes will be laid to rest at Hopewell Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made in Frank’s memory to Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.






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