Clarence Metsker Obituary

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Clarence Franklin "Frank" Metsker Jr.

December 21, 1923 - April 1, 2014
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Clarence Franklin "Frank" Metsker, Jr., 90, of Louisville passed away on April 1, 2014. Frank was born on December 21, 1923 here in Louisville to the late Clarence and Georgie Metsker, Sr. Frank was a WWII Marine veteran. He worked as an Ironworker for Ambrosius Erecting Corporation and was a Union member of Local #70. Frank also worked many years as an independent Horse Trainer. He was a member of Heartsong Cumberland Presbyterian Church and Boaz Masonic Lodge. Frank is preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Jamie Metsker. He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Ola Haven Metsker; children, Jerry Metsker, Karen Koch...
Clarence Franklin "Frank" Metsker, Jr., 90, of Louisville passed away on April 1, 2014. Frank was born on December 21, 1923 here in Louisville to the late Clarence and Georgie Metsker, Sr.
Frank was a WWII Marine veteran. He worked as an Ironworker for Ambrosius Erecting Corporation and was a Union member of Local #70. Frank also worked many years as an independent Horse Trainer. He was a member of Heartsong Cumberland Presbyterian Church and Boaz Masonic Lodge.
Frank is preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Jamie Metsker.
He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Ola Haven Metsker; children, Jerry Metsker, Karen Koch (David), and Mark Metsker (Vicki); step-daughter, Diana Mulrooney (Jerry); 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and brother, Winfield Metsker.
A funeral service to honor the life of Frank will be 10am Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Evergreen Funeral Home, with interment to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8pm on Friday at the funeral home, with a Masonic Service at 7pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to WHAS Crusade for Children or Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest.

"Dear Karen,Jerry and Mark: I want to express my deepest sympathy for the loss of your father. I miss the years we all lived on Peleske Dr. Your Dad was..." Marlene Weir (Louisville, KY)

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