Frank R. Stone III, 83, of Oak Park, died on March 5, 2021. Born on July 30, 1937, he was a grain trader and 30-year member of the Chicago Board of Trade. His proudest endeavor was being a lifelong friend of Misericordia Heart of Mercy, which included serving on the board of directors, being the last surviving member of the original Misericordia Bums Golf Committee, and a most enthusiastic Candy Days volunteer. His greatest joy was his family.
Frank Stone was the husband of Susan (nee Finn); the father of Colleen Stone (Daniel) Funda, Frank “Boots” (Heather Noe), Shannon Stone (Sean) Kerrigan; the grandfather of Billy Stone; the brother of Lee (Joe) Wiewel and the late Dennis, Terrance and William (Louise) Stone; the uncle, cousin and friend of many; and son of the late Frank R. Jr. and Elizabeth Spillane Stone.
Visitation was held on March 12 at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home. A funeral Mass was celebrated on March 13 at St. Luke Church, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Misericordia Home would be greatly appreciated (misericordia.org).