Frank S. Kros, Jr.
June 14, 1938 – September 14, 2020
Frank S. Kros, Jr. “Sonny” passed away on September 14, 2020 at his home in Louisville, Nebraska. He was 82. He died peacefully surrounded by children, grandchildren and great-children. Frank was born on June 14, 1938 in Omaha to Frank S. Kros, Sr. and Anna Kuzio. He was the fourth of six children.
He was preceded in death by his parents and oldest sister, Bernice Janacek. He is survived by sisters, Dorothy Halamek and Eleanor Frady; brothers, Tom Kros (Kathy) and Mike Kros (Pauletta); sons: Steven Kros (Ruth) of Omaha, Frank Kros (Shawn) of Fallston, Maryland, Doug Kros (Laura) of Garmisch-Partenkurchen, Germany, Tim Kros of Council Bluffs, Iowa and Kevin Kros (Patti O’Connor) of Bellevue; daughter, Michelle Schmidt (Don) of Gretna; fifteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A beloved son, brother, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and cousin, Frank’s greatest passion was his family.
His love of woodworking, gardening and winemaking created gifts enjoyed by many.
Visitors are welcomed on Friday, September 18th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm at Heafey Hoffman Dworak Cutler, 7805 West Center Road, Omaha, Nebraska followed by a VIGIL SERVICE at 7:00pm. A FUNERAL MASS will be celebrated on Saturday, September 19th at 11:00am at Saint Joseph Catholic Church, 100 9th Street, Springfield, Nebraska. A CELEBRATION OF LIFE Reception will be hosted by the family immediately following at Louisville Senior Center, 423 Elm Street, Louisville, Nebraska 68037. In lieu of flowers, donations are invited to Saint Joseph Catholic Church and the Louisville Public Library.