, Salem, MA

July 23, 2013

Frank Sanger, 79

Bakersfield, CA — Frank Newhall Sanger, formerly of Peabody and Beverly Mass., passed away peacefully in his Bakersfield, Calif., home on February 23 after a brief illness. He was an internationally-known scuba diver and worked at New England Divers in Beverly before becoming president of Parkway Fabricators in New Jersey. He is survived by his wife, Marlene; daughter, Carol Sanger; son, Stephen; grandsons, Jose R. Silva and Paulo F. Silva; great-grandchildren, Paul, Samantha and Lilia Silva; and brothers, Robert of Florida and Alan of Peabody. He was predeceased by daughter, Kathy J. Sanger; his brother, Paul; and sister, Patricia.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held at the Living Hope Church of the Nazarene, 556 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA, from 1 to 5 p.m. on July 27. For details and comments, visit