W. Frank Eaves Sr.
W. Frank Eaves Sr., 58, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2001. He was born Aug. 16, 1943, in St.
Lewis, Mo., son of Adeline and W. Frank Eaves. Frank grew up in Madison
and graduated from Madison West High School, class of 1961. After
graduating from UW-Madison in 1967, Frank pursued a very successful career in
the paper and printing industry in southern Wisconsin. Frank will be
missed by his wife of 37 years, Ann Eaves, to whom he always referred to as "my
bride." Also missing Frank are his three children and their families, Lisa
(John) Strosin of Johnson Creek, Wis., Frank Jr. (Torri) of Austin, Texas, and Rebecca (Matt) Toetz of
Madison of Madison. Frank was actively involved in several organizations
in his retirement, including the State Historical Society of Wisconsin,
the Veterans Museum of Madison, several political campaigns, and he was
president-elect of the PLATO study group. Frank loved books and
learning, classical music, traveling with his wife, and spending time with his
family and dogs. Frank is survived by his wife, a sister, a brother,
three children and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his
mother and father.