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Centeno, Frank H., Jr.

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Frank H. Centeno, Jr., 67, of Galesburg, died at 9:58 p.m. Saturday, June 14, 2014 at home.

Frank was born in Whittier, CA, the son of Frank and Rose Hermosillo Centeno, Sr. He married Maxine Smith on May 1, 1966 in Galesburg, IL. Frank is survived by one daughter, Anita Anderson of Galesburg; and two granddaughters, Meghan and Kayla Anderson. He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Scott Centeno on February 8, 2001.

Frank worked at OMC Gale Products from 1969 to 1983. In 1983 he began working for the City of Galesburg as the custodian for the Public Safety Building. Frank retired in 2009. Frank loved the outdoors. He especially loved to go hiking and fishing. He also loved to spend time with his family and friends.

Private family services will be held at Watson-Thomas Funeral Home and Crematory. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Galesburg. The family requests memorials be directed to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Midwest Affiliate.