Frank Burks Saladin passed away Nov. 16, 2019.

Frank Burks Saladin passed away Nov. 16, 2019.

He was born Oct. 9, 1933, in Okfuskee County to John and Bernetta Saladin.

Frank was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. He was a member of the Gideons and actively involved with Immanuel Baptist Church. Frank was an amazing, strong-willed man who thought he was an amateur comedian. He loved watching sports and was an avid OU fan.

He graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in accounting.

Those left to cherish Frank’s memory are his wife, Nita Saladin; children: Jon Saladin and wife Sue, and Cyndee Winkle and husband Jay; grandchildren: Josh Saladin and wife Elizabeth, and Jonna Wolf, Zach Foshee and wife Tayler, and Colby Foshee and wife Alexis, and Hunter Winkle and wife Ciara, and Cody Winkle; great-grandchildren: Madeline and Macie Saladin, and one on the way, Kamden Foshee; and dearest friends: David French and Ray and Mary Mullen.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Bill and James Saladin.

A celebration of Frank’s life will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, at Resthaven Funeral Home.

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