Dr. Frank L. Cushing Jr., 90, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, in Punta Gorda.
He was born Dec. 1, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo.
Frank was a dentist in St. Louis County, Mo., for 37 years, before retiring and later moving to Florida. He was a member of the St. Louis Dental Society, and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Frank was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, great-uncle and friend, and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lorraine Cushing of Punta Gorda; son, Frank L. (Barbara) Cushing III of Punta Gorda; sister, Audrey Layton of St. Louis; brother, Donald (Idell) Cushing of Union, Mo.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Frank was preceded in death by his son, Mark S. Cushing.
A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Punta Gorda. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery in St. Louis at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul, 25200 Airport Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33950. Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home and Crematory, Punta Gorda Chapel.