Allen Joseph Frank, 70, Brookings, died June 12, 2000.

He was born Jan. 15, 1930, in Hollidaysburg, Pa.

He served four years in the U.S. Air Force in Germany from 1950 to 1954. He attained the rank of staff sergeant.

Mr. Frank graduated from Penn State University in 1958 with a degree in forestry. In June 1958, he began his career with the U.S. Forest Service in Mapleton.

He married Peggy Fults in August 1958 in Eugene. He transferred to the Chetco District of the Siskiyou National Forest in 1967. He retired from the forest service in April 1985.

Survivors are wife Peggy Frank, Brookings; son Michael A. Frank, Philomath; daughter Patricia Cantrell, Stafford, Va.; grandchildren Anne McCorkhill, Olympia, Wash.; Zachary McCorkhill, Corvallia; Katherine Frank, Philomath; Brittany, Nicholas, Natalie and Douglas Cantrell, all of Stafford, Va.; son-in-law Mark Cantrell, Stafford, Va.

Graveside services are scheduled for June 16 at 2 p.m. at Ward Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to a favorite charity.

Arrangements are under the direction of Litty Funeral Directors, Brookings Chapel.