Bick, Frank C., Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Wednesday July 18, 2012; beloved husband of Patricia S. Bick (nee Scherr) and the late ChBiarlene Schaffner Bick and the late Catherine Anderson Bick; dear step father of Jeff and Scott Dunavant, Catherine Fraser, Lester and Terry Anderson and the late Craig Anderson; dear brother of Mary Paynter and the late John Bick; dear step grandfather of 3; dear uncle and friend to many.
In 1946 Mr. Bick began his newspaper career at the South Side Journal, a weekly newspaper founded by his father Frank X. Bick. Following the death of his father in 1960, he became publisher. Over the next 10 years he founded or purchased ten additional newspapers in west and south St. Louis County and in Jefferson County, and renamed the organization the Suburban Journals. Frank was a Navy veteran and served his country during World War II.
Funeral from the Kriegshauser West Mortuary, 9450 Olive Blvd. Olivette, MO, Saturday July 21, 2012, 10:15 am then to St Genevieve du Bois Catholic Church, 1575 N. Woodlawn for funeral mass celebrated at 11:00 am. Entombment Resurrection Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Backstoppers Inc. or the Wyman Center Inc. Visitation Friday, July 20, 4-8 pm at the Kriegshauser West Mortuary. Please share your condolences at www.kriegshausermortuary.com