Frank Lunak

Frank Lunak, 71, of Isanti died unexpectedly at his home on March 3, 2012.

Frank Dennis Lunak was born in St. Peter on May 23, 1940 to Lucille and Frank Charles Lunak. He was raised and lived his early years in Le Sueur and graduated from Le Sueur High School. Frank then served in the United States Air Force. After his military service he attended Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa, Okla. It was there that he met Judith DeMars and they were married Dec. 30, 1967. They made their home in Chaska, Minn. before moving to Isanti in 1968. Frank retired from Northwest Airlines after several years of employment. Besides his love of airplanes he enjoyed growing grapes in his vineyard and caring for his orchard. Frank enjoyed being outside, just enjoying the outdoors.

Frank is survived by his wife, Judy of Isanti; 3 children, Kristen (Scott) Gallas of Isanti, Stephen Lunak of Isanti, Michelle Kedrowski of McMinnville, Ore.; 4 grandchildren, Kristina, Samantha, James and Victoria; 2 sisters, Maureen Wacker of St. Peter, Karen (Don) Thompson of Le Sueur; and by many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2012 at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Fridsborg Cemetery in East Bethel.