MORRIS — Frank A. Carroll, 87, of Morris, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta.
He was born Feb. 21, 1916, in Kalmaska, Mich., the son of Irving L. Carroll and May (Ennis) Carroll.
He married Lina Vanskiver in Jasper, on Dec. 27, 1940.
He was a graduate of Cornell University (Class of 1937).
He was employed as a Farm Labor Representative with the New York State Department of Labor for many years.
He and his wife had resided in Morris since 1997 and had formerly lived in Davenport Center.
Frank was a member of the Morris Baptist Church, the Cornell Alumni Association. And, in his younger years, had served on the Madison Central School Board of Education.
He is survived by his wife of over 62 years, Lina Carroll of Morris; four sons, Bruce Carroll and his wife, Laurie of Maryland, Larry Carroll and his wife, Pat, Bob Carroll and wife, Muriel, Alan Carroll and wife, Bettylou, all of Oriskany Falls. Frank was blessed with 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
A son, Ramon Carroll, and four brothers and two sisters predeceased him.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2003, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Johnston Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Morris Baptist Church, with the Rev. Daniel Lambertson officiating. Committal services and burial will be in Crown Hill Memorial Park, New Hartford.
In lieu of flowers, friends are asked to donate to the Morris Emergency Squad or the Morris Baptist Church in Frank's memory.
Arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home of Morris.
Published in The Daily Star on Aug. 18, 2003.