Francis (Frank) Owen Weeks, Jr., age 70, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 following a long battle with multiple cancers. Frank was born in 1950 and grew up in Old Metairie. He was a lifelong resident of Jefferson Parish, LA and lived in River Ridge for over 40 years.
Frank retired from HII (formerly Avondale Shipyard) in 2012 after 42 years of employment. Frank enjoyed antique restoration, cooking, gardening, listening to music of all kinds (especially oldies & doo-wop) but most of all he will miss visiting and talking with his many family and friends.
Frank leaves behind his loving wife of 18 years, Connie Weeks, initially of Iowa, his daughter, Michelle Weeks-Price and son-in-law, Wil, of St. Petersburg, FL, his son-in-law, Bryan Maach, daughter-in-law, Amy and three grandchildren, Dennis, Cierra and Eriel of Tuscon, AZ, his sister, Kathy (Weeks) McInnis and her husband Ron of Venice, FL, his sister-in-law, Jarol Weeks of Kenner, LA, as well as numerous family and friends in Louisiana, Florida, Arizona, Texas and Iowa.
Frank was preceded in death by his father, Francis Owen Weeks, Sr., his mother, Caroline (Fischer) Weeks, his sister Gayle Weeks, and his brother Owen Weeks.
A Visitation/Service for family and friends will be arranged at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and/or the Wounded Warrior Project.
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