Obituary of Frank Irving LeCompte
Frank I. LeCompte, formerly of Farmingdale, died February 24, 2022 at Hackensack Meridian Hospice. Born in Trenton, he was a graduate of Trenton Central High School and a veteran of the United States Army during the Vietnam Era. Frank served The Agency in Hokkaido, Japan, and was awarded a certificate of achievement for meritorious service. Frank was a millman having worked at Bailey Architectural Millwork in Lawrence Township and F.T. Millworks in Red Bank. He enjoyed NASCAR racing and cheering for Bubba Wallace.
Son of the late Milton I. and Helen Parker LeCompte, Frank was predeceased by his wife, Ruth Coleman LeCompte; his brothers, Lester W. LeCompte and Milton F. LeCompte; his sisters, Audrey LeCompte and Elaine Percival; and his nephew, Kenneth Forrester.
Frank is survived by his daughter, Dorothy LeCompte of Hillside; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Mildred and Maurice Forrester of Duboistown, PA, Carol and Carl Belles of Lawrence Township, and Mary and Bruce Faloon of Lancaster, PA. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews, as well as his stepchildren, Ron Saari and his wife, Amy of East Windsor, Ruth Ellen King and her husband, James of Vancouver, WA and Ken Saari of Egg Harbor City.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 2:30 PM at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 350 Province Line Road, Wrightstown, NJ 08562 (please arrive by 2:15 PM). The Rev. T. James Hargrove will officiate. Arrangements by the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, Freehold Township. Frank’s family would like to thank the administration and staff of the Tower Lodge Care Center in Wall, as well as the Serenity Hospice and Hackensack Meridian Hospice, for their loving and outstanding care of Frank. Donations in Frank’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2310 Route 34, Suite 1D, Manasquan, NJ 08736 at https://donate3.cancer.org/. For information, directions or condolence messages to the family, visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com.