June 28, 1945 - July 22, 2018
Frank Marshall Stich, age 73, of McGregor, Texas, died on Sunday, July 22nd at Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital in Plano, Texas. Frank was born June 28th, 1945 in Louisville, Kentucky to parents Frank Albert Stich and Rachael Woodson Stich. Frank graduated from McGregor High School in 1964.
He attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Frank enjoyed a wonderful career working for Westgate Fabrics, Stroheim Roman, and the Peddler Company before founding the Marshall Edwards Company in Dallas, Texas. Frank was an accredited interior designer and was a member of the Texas ASID. He served clients in Dallas and across the United States. In his work he created beautiful spaces that will be appreciated and enjoyed for many years to come. While living in Dallas, he was a community advocate serving on the Oak Lawn Committee of Dallas and was a forceful and vocal advocate for that community.
Frank moved from Dallas, Texas to McGregor, Texas in 2016. He joined the First United Methodist Church in McGregor where he served as a communion steward, helped prepare meals for a variety of events, participated in outreach to the nursing home, and worked with the men’s club. He was also a volunteer with McGregor’s “Food For Families.” Frank is predeceased by his parents, Frank Stich and Rachael Woodson Stich, and his sister Bonita June Stich Lindsey of French Lick, Indiana.
He is survived by his brother Michael Stich, and his wife Marianne of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and his brother Paul Stich, and wife Nancy of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is survived by his nephew Mark Lindsey of French Lick, Indiana and his wife, Hope. Additional survivors include his niece Susie Walter of Baltimore, Maryland and her daughters Allison Perzinski and Sophie Pumphrey and their families, also of Baltimore, Maryland. He is also survived by his nephew Michael Stich and wife, Nikki of Oklahoma City and their children Elizabeth and Everett as well as his nephew Andrew Stich and his wife Xi of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and their sons Remy and August. His survivors also include his niece Rachel Stich Vincent and her husband Shane of Geismar, Louisiana and their three daughters, Amelia, Leigh and Sydney.
Frank will be missed by his many family and friends who were fortunate to share his life.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. at The First United Methodist Church of McGregor, Texas on Saturday, August 18, 2018. A visitation will follow in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the American Heart Association or First United Methodist Church in McGregor.
The family also wishes to extend our greatest thanks to the doctors and team at Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital for their care and valiant efforts to restore his health.
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
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