Francis Leo “Frank” Hengen
October 10, 1941 – November 2, 2019
On Saturday, November 2, 2019, Frank, loving husband and father of three children, passed away at the age of 78.
Frank grew up in Omaha, NE and graduated from Cathedral High School. He followed in his father’s footsteps, and became a licensed journeyman electrician with IBEW Local #22. After his four years of apprenticeship school, he served in the Army during the Vietnam conflict. Upon returning to the states, he met his wife, Eilene. They recently celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary. In his spare time, Frank enjoyed spending time with his family, riding his motorcycle, and working on cars. He was known for making short stories long, his love of God and family, and his caring and generous heart.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo W. and Marcella A. Hengen and sister, Marjorie Cook (Bobby). He is survived by his wife Eilene K.; children, Janet K. (Hengen) Burgeson (Paul), Carl F. Hengen, and Stacy M. Hengen; grand-daughters, Anna, Ellie, Lauren and Allison; brother, George T. Hengen (Mary Kay); nieces and nephew.
FAMILY RECEIVES FRIENDS: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019: 10:00-11:00 am, with 11:00 am MASS of CHRISTIAN BURIAL all at Mary Our Queen Catholic Church. Interment: Calvary Cemetery Tuesday 1:30 pm, with Military Honors. Memorials to the American Cancer Society.