News Headlines
Wed. Nov 4th 2020
Again, Northern Central has lost a shining star. Frank never missed gatherings of our organization.Calling hours will be held on Sunday, November 8, 2020 from 4pm – 7pm at Young Funeral Home, 40...
Mon. Sep 21st 2020
The Williamson Volunteer Fire Department is holding a chicken bar-be-que on November 7th beginning at 3 PM until sold out. Cost is $10 per meal. Help support the Williamson Fire Department!
Sun. Sep 20th 2020
The Rush Volunteer Fire Department hosted the September 20th meeting of the Northern Central Volunteer Firemen's Association. Due to COVID regulations, the meeting was held in the truck bay to all...
Fri. Sep 18th 2020
Brockport Exempts was the host location for a Presentation by New York Association of Fire Chaplains Chief Leon VanWie. In attendance was Royer Pfersick, Chaplain of MCVFA; Sean Kinney, Chaplain of th...
Sun. Sep 13th 2020
Dave recently underwent extensive surgery to remove tongue cancer and subsequent reconstruction. While his prognosis is good, he will be out of work for about three months. He is self-employed, so thi...
In Memory of Franklin "Frank" Earl Clark
Wed. Nov 4th 2020

Again, Northern Central has lost a shining star. Frank never missed gatherings of our organization.

Calling hours will be held on Sunday, November 8, 2020 from 4pm – 7pm at Young Funeral Home, 4025 Main Street, Williamson, NY. 

Northern Central will gather together at 6 PM on Sunday, November 8th along with members of FASNY and NCNYVAA to pay respects to Frank.

Frank’s funeral will be held on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 10am at the Williamson United Methodist Church located at 4146 Ridge Road in Williamson.  Burial to follow service in Sunnyside Cemetery, 6047 State Route 21, Williamson, NY.  

All NYS social distancing and face covering guidelines must be followed.

Frank went home to his Lord and Savior, surrounded by his loving family on November 2, 2020 at age 77.

He was predeceased by his siblings: Pearl, Brenda, Raymond, Jr., and William.

Frank was a retiree from Xerox after 35 years of dedicated employment.  He was an active member of the Williamson Fire Company for over 50 years and held various office positions.  He was Fire Commissioner for the Williamson Fire District for 18 years. He was past President of the Northern Central Firemen's Association, Williamson Senior Citizen Club, and the Wayne County Senior Citizen Action Council.  He was past Representative of the State Wide Senior Citizen Action Council of NYS.  Frank was on various committees for FASNY and also a member of the Wayne County Firemen's, Fire Police, and Fire Chief's Association, District 4 Fire Police Association, and Wayne County Fire Safety Committee.  Frank was proudly awarded Senior Citizen of the Year for Wayne County based on all his civic accomplishments and dedication throughout the years.  More importantly, he enjoyed traveling cross country to be with his family and loved to watch his grandchildren participate in athletics and marching band competitions.

Frank is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Linda; daughter: Yvonne (Mike) Gelina and son: Franklin, Jr. (Christine) Clark; grandchildren: Amanda (Eric) Vos, Kelsey Gelina, Lindsay (Matt) Spence; Lacey and Cameron Clark; great grandchildren: Natalie and E.J.; brother in law: Raymond (Pat) Freedline; many extended family members and numerous friends.


In lieu of flowers, donations in loving memory of Frank can be made to the Williamson Fire Company, PO Box 129, Williamson, NY 14589

Online condolences can be expressed at

Frank, you will be missed.

35 entries in the News

35 entries in the News

© 2021 Northern Central New York Volunteer Firemen's Association