Frank Ernest “ Frank Lee” Eppolito age 80, of Streamwood, Illinois , formerly of Elk Grove, Illinois passed away on July 2, 2019. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 27, 1939 to Emil and Evelyn Eppolito.
Frank was a proud Veteran, serving in the United States Marine Corps
He was a radio personality, voice over guy, co-host on Jazz radio shows and an accomplished musician.
He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife of 20 years, Margaret C. Eppolito (nee Walloch); his loving children, Gia Eppolito, Daniel Eppolito, Jamie (Brian) Walker, Ashley (Robert) Grunwald and Lindsey (Timothy) Kissane; his cherished grandchildren, Nathan Larsen, Jane Larsen, Brandon Eppolito, Brett Walker, Abigail Walker, Dylan Grunwald, Aubrey Grunwald, Austin Grunwald, Delilah Kissane and Beckett Kissane; his former son-in-law, Erik Larsen; the mother of his children, Carol Peacock (Gia and Daniel); his dog, Gizmo and many dear friends.
In addition to his parents, Frank was preceded in death by his brother, Tom Eppolito.
A memorial gathering to Celebrate Frank’s life will be held on Friday, July 12, 2019 from 11:30 AM until time of Remembrances to be shared at 1:00 PM, followed by Military Funeral Honors under the auspices of the United States Marine Corps at Willow Funeral Home & Cremation Care 1415 W. Algonquin Rd., (one mile east of Randall Rd.) Algonquin/Lake in the Hills. Cremation rites will be accorded privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.
online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.willowfh.com or for more information please call the funeral home at (847) 458-1700