Frank A Libbrecht
September 15, 1923 – March 18, 2020
Frank August Libbrecht was born May 15, 1923 in Los Angeles, California to parents Marie and Cyriel Libbrecht who emigrated from Belgium to the US during WWI. He died in the hospital from complications from pneumonia on March 18, 2020 at age 96. Frank was raised in Los Angeles with 5 other siblings and he married his childhood sweetheart, Nadine, in 1944. He served in WWII as a Seabee in New Guinea. Returning from the war he built and lived in his home in Temple City for 68 years. He is survived by his wife, Nadine, 5 children, Glenn, Marlene Seda, Steve, Janice Watchler and Joyce Frenkel plus13 grand children and 19 great grand children.
Frank loved to fish and camp. He had a very close knit extended family and many summers they all went to Twin Lakes and took up a good many of the camp sites. Frank also loved to play card games. His favorite was Pitch and Spite & Malice and he loved to win at both. He had a very unique mental skill. Everyone marveled at how he would remember everyone in the family’s birthdays, anniversaries, and weddings. He will truly be missed but never forgotten. He was the Best of the Family.