Frank Paul Schilling, Sr. passed away on Friday, October 23, 2020, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 98.  He was born on Thursday, December 8, 1921 in Wadesboro, Louisiana to the late Susanne and Leo Schilling.  He was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Frank is survived by his sons, Frank P. Schilling, Jr. and his wife, Belita, Louis Schilling and his wife, Nita, Joseph Schilling and his wife, Charlene, Robert Schilling and his wife Kathy, and Terry Schilling and his wife, Yvette; daughters, Joyce Tregre and her husband, Louie, Jean Williams and her late husband, Sammie, Patricia Rodriguez and her husband Richard, and Betty Dickens and her husband, Jim; 28 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Frank was also preceded in death by his wife, Denise Dugas Schilling; and his brother, Adolph Otto Schilling.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 11:00 am until 2:15 pm. at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 100 W. Magnolia St, Ponchatoula, LA  70454.
A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 3:00 pm on Tuesday at St. Thomas Catholic Church, 31718 Main St, Springfield, LA 70462.
Interment will follow in Wadesboro Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

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