I. Frank

Obituary of I. Frank


I. Muriel Rosen Frank, 91 of Slingerlands, New York died on Wednesday evening, December 6, 2017 at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. Muriel was born in NYC and grew up on a dairy farm in East Nassau, NY.  She was a graduate of Averill Park High School and the New York State Teachers College in Albany.  She lived in Albany her entire adult life, and spent the last 10 years residing at the Beverwyck Senior Housing Community.  She was a life member of Temple Israel and did volunteer work at the Temple as well. Muriel also tutored children as part of the Literacy Program of Albany. She was also a member of Hadassah, a community book club and French club. 


Muriel was married to Charles Frank until his passing in 2009. Loving Mother of Rita Frank Bergman (Nan Fremont) of Accokeek, Maryland, Jim Frank of Albany, New York and Rick Frank of Boston. Cherished grandmother of Sam and Jordon Frank.


Services at Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Avenue in Albany on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 1:30pm. Interment will follow in the Temple Israel Cemetery in Guilderland. Those wishing to remember Muriel in a special way may make a memorial contribution to the Muriel and Charles Frank Community Service Fund at Temple Israel, Hadassah or a charity of one’s choice. The period of mourning will be observed at the Frank residence, 6 Hickory Drive in Slingerlands, NY on Saturday from 7-9pm, Sunday from 1-6pm, and Monday and Tuesday from 3-7pm.