FRANK COZZIFrank Cozzi, 88, of Duluth, passed away Sept. 1, 2012 surrounded by his family.
Frank Cozzi, 88, of Duluth, passed away Sept. 1, 2012 surrounded by his family.
Frank was born on April 10, 1924 in Duluth, the son of Ralph and Maria Cozzi.
He worked for Conoco Refinery in Wrenshall, Minn., until his retirement. Frank also owned and operated his dairy farm and two motels. He was an amazing musician for all of his adult life, especially known for playing the accordion. Frank had his own TV show and played on the radio numerous years. He also played for many weddings, dances and anniversaries. Frank was always active and working throughout his life. He never gave up.
Frank is survived by his five children; Audrey Tunches of Corpus Christi, Texas, Candace Carlson, Richard (Laurie) Cozzi, Gregory Cozzi all of Duluth, Debra (Robert) Clough of Almond, Wis.; 11 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; two sisters, Louise Becker and Florence Schaffer both of Duluth.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 in Bell Brothers Funeral Home 601 North 56th Ave West Duluth. Visitation will be held Thursday 10 a.m. until the time of service in the funeral home. Interment will be at the Solway Cemetery in Solway Township, Minn.
To leave a memory of Frank or words of support please visit www.bellbrothersfuneralhome.com.
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