Funeral service for Frank E. Presta, age 91, of Decatur, will be Thursday, January 25, 2018, 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church with Pastor Erin Kretzschmar officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. prior to service. Interment will be in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Presta, who died Monday, January 22, 2018, at Parkway Campus of Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born May 19, 1926, in Hartford, CT to Edward George Presta and Celia Kurpen Presta. He was preceded in death by his wife, Tina Cani Presta. Mr. Presta was a U. S. Army veteran who served in WWII, and a long time member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church.
He is survived by two daughters, Celia Faller (Craig) of Decatur, and Susanne Cozart (Gene) of Athens; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Todd Faller, Brian Braswell, Gene Cozart, and Blake Terry.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations be made to the American Heart Association or St. Paul Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.