Frank Alfred Hanegmon
01/03/1953 - 03/28/2020
Frank A. Hanegmon, 67, of Balkan Township, died Saturday, March 28, 2020 at his home. Friends and family are invited to attend a graveside service at the Chisholm Cemetery on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. A time of fellowship will follow the service at the Balkan Town Hall. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Hibbing.
Frank was born on January 3, 1953, in Chisholm, to Alfred and Marsha (Stanich) Hanegmon. He was a Chisholm High School graduate, Class of 1971. He was a member of the Chisholm football team. Frank was a lifetime Chisholm/Balkan resident.
Frank was united in marriage on May 18, 1974 to Kathleen D. Vake. Frank worked for Mesaba Tool and Drill for many years. He also worked for National Steel of Keewatin until his retirement. After retirement he was a school bus driver for the Chisholm School District for 16 years. He loved driving school bus and missed the children very much. He had also been an attendant at the Balkan Dump.
Frank enjoyed fishing, hunting, taking country rides and walking his dogs. Frank was a very hard worker all his life and a kind and giving person.
He will be missed by his daughters, Molly Hanegmon, Amanda (Dave Dally) Hanegmon and Nikki Jenkins; grandchildren, Alexis, Daniel, Thomas and Elizabeth; sister, Marlene Rahnasto; brother, David Hanegmon; brothers-in-law, Tom (Kathy) Vake, and Vince Vake; sister-in-law, Bev (Allan) Lambert; many nieces, nephews and cousins; dear friends, Rich and Beanie Bussey; and his two dogs, Bear and Rocky, and all of Balkan Township.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Kathy; and his brother, Gene.