Francis Frank Nisius
- July 11, 1933 - August 13, 2012
- Stout, Iowa
of Francis' Passing
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“My regrets for the loss of Frankie. While I haven't seen him in years there are so many wonderful things that I remember about him when we were...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Nancie Smith Dobyns - Garner, IA
“WE ARE SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT FRANK. HE WAS A GOOD FREIND OF DADS . THEY WOULD DRINK COFFEE TOGETHER. FRANK ALWAYS HAD A STORY TO TELL
SELDON AND...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: SELDON HUNTLEY - HENDERSON, NV
“We were so saddened to hear about Frank's passing. We have so many memories, it would be impossible to know where to begin, but know we are thinking...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: dorothy and george white - IA
“Tim and family,
We're so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. You're in my prayers.
4 of 9 | Posted by: Darren Smith - Waterloo, IA
“Going to be pretty boring in the Post Office without you being here...we had some great conversations, laughs, and you were always there for me. ...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Wendy Powers - Stout, IA - friend
“I remember Uncle Frank having a rough and gruff exterior...but he had a heart of gold. He sold me his 1987 Caprice Classic back in 2006. I remember...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Mark Scribner - Cedar Rapids, IA
“Tegan and i just went to visit recently and he told me i looked 8 ft tall when he was on the phone with tim!
7 of 9 | Posted by: Joel nisius - Waterloo, IA
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this hard time.
8 of 9 | Posted by: Melissa Widner
“I have wonderful, warm, fun and funny memories of an Uncle Frankie I knew … that is the Uncle Frankie I knew a long time ago. The one who used to...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Your niece, linda Jackson - TX
Francis "Frank" Nisius was born July 11, 1933 in Dubuque, Iowa: the son of Frank Xavier and Mabel Agnes (Smith) Nisius. He served with the United States Army during the Vietnam War. On October 12, 1956, Frank was united in marriage to Marjorie J. Scribner at her mother's home; she preceded him in death on April 9, 2007. He was employed at John Deere for 30 years, retiring on July 31, 1985. Frank enjoyed camping, mowing the lawn and loved his dogs.
Frank passed away on Monday, August 13, 2012 at Allen Memorial Hospital at the age of 79 from natural causes. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife Marjorie, an infant son Frankie Joe Nisius; five brothers and a sister. Frank is survived by two sons: Tim (Cindy) Nisius of Janesville and Tom (Becky Jo) Nisius of Waverly; a daughter Terry (Dennis) Heyenga of Cedar Falls; five grandchildren: Nicole Kannegieter, Mike Nisius, Nickolaus Nisius, Brad Heyenga and Joel Nisius and 10 great-grandchildren. Frank will be greatly missed by all who knew him.