Richard Frain

Obituary of Richard S. Frain

Richard “Dick” S. Frain, 93, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on April 7, 2021. He was the husband of the late Margaret “Peg” A. (Geary) Frain, who passed in 2015.

Born in Pottstown, PA, on December 30, 1927, Dick was the son of the late Russell Frain and Florence (Harner) Quay.

Dick served in the United States Navy, and was awarded with an American Theater Ribbon and Victory Medal, before his honorable discharge in 1946. After his time in the military, he began his career working as a banker for Farmers National Bank in Boyertown, then moved on to Boyertown National Bank, Continental Bank in Pottstown, and Harleysville National Bank, in Gilbertsville, and eventually retired in 1992. He was a longtime 32nd Degree Freemason of Stichter Lodge #254 in Pottstown.

He is lovingly remembered by his daughters, Deborah (& Donald) Reed, New Holland, PA, and Rebekah (& Douglas) Cary, Gilbertsville, PA; his grandchildren, M. Patrick Reed, Andrew R. Reed, and Seth M. Cary; and his great-granddaughter, Katherine A. Reed.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA, 19464, will be handling the arrangements.