Frank Joseph Stringer, Sr.

  • Born: April 19, 1958
  • Died: August 17, 2020
  • Location: Elkton, Maryland

R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A.

318 George Street
P.O. Box 27
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Tel. (410) 885-5916

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Frank by adding your memories and photos.

Frank Joseph Stringer, Sr. age 62 of Elkton, MD passed away on August 17, 2020 after a short and fierce battle with cancer. He was born on April 19, 1958 in Bainbridge, MD to the late Frank Ira Stringer and Pauline Doris (Loller) Knecht.

Frank was a proud veteran and served in the US Navy for six years where he worked in telecommunications. After serving our country, Frank worked as a skilled electrician and retired from Quantum Controls in 2019. He was a very active honorary member at the VFW Post 7687 in Chesapeake City, MD as well as the American Legion Post 0015 in Elkton, MD. Frank was well known in his community for all of his support throughout the years. He took pride in honoring Veterans and volunteering his time to help others. He had a number of hobbies including: fishing, hunting, playing pool, and watching NASCAR and sports. He was an avid fan of the Baltimore Ravens, Orioles, and the Maryland Terps. He was a motorcycle enthusiast and was devoted to his 1978 Harley Davidson.

Frank is survived by his companion, Suzanne D. Wilson; children: Frank J. Stringer, Jr. (Kim), M. Rene Kaveria (Adi), Wayne A. Stringer, Martin C. Stringer; and bonus son, Sean M. Wadkins; brothers: Timothy (Misha), Richard (companion, Becky), James (companion, Janet), Douglas, Gerald (Laura), William (Jessie); sister, Paula; and his grandparents, James and Pauline Loller. He is survived by many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; aunts, uncles and friends.

Frank was preceded in death by his sisters: Terri Lynn Stringer and Jackie Petit.

A celebration of Frank's life will be held on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm at VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to "VFW Post 7687" and sent in care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 248 Rising Sun, MD 21911.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Keeping family and friends in our prayers for comfort. Whenever we would see Frank, he always had a smile and a friendly word.

Posted by Kathleen and Delbert Loveless - Chesapeake City, MD - Friend   August 27, 2020

My family are friends with Martin. Very sorry for your loss. Condolences to all.

Posted by Evelyn Green - Warwick, MD - Family Friend   August 24, 2020

Great guy !

Posted by Dante' Young - Elkton, MD - Friend   August 23, 2020

It breaks my heart to hear about Frank he will surely be missed

Posted by Sharon Downward - Middletown, DE - Friend   August 22, 2020

I'm so sorry to hear of Franks passing.

Posted by Roxanne Manchester - Dover, DE - Friend   August 22, 2020

Suzanne, I'm so sorry for your loss. Please call me some time and if you ever need me, I will be there in a heartbeat.
Please take care of yourself and stay safe my friend.
Lots of love n Hugs to you♥

Posted by Melissa McNeal - Coatesville, PA - Friend   August 21, 2020

Frank, You were truly one of the greatest and will forever be missed!! We love you

Posted by Los & Jewell Owen - Elkton, MD - Friend   August 21, 2020

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