||About Frank's Files
||Francis James Shields Jr|
||02/03/1924, Brooklyn NY
||02/15/2014, Malta NY
||10/17/1953: Leona D. Martel, 06/26/1971:
Anna T. Kleczek
||Francis James Shields Sr.
("Chief"), Genevieve Kirwan
Shields, Joseph E.
(Ronnie) Shields, Genevieve
(Vee) Shields, Mary
Elizabeth (Betty) Shields
||Joseph L. Shields, Francis John Shields, Leo
Shields, Mary Shields, Dorothy Shields
||John Collon, Eugene Dembinski, Bob
Roche, Joe Oussani, John Duffy,
John Acer, Peggy Doyle, Fel Kazalski, Eileen Moran
||During the war, Frank dated Peggy Doyle;
they were unofficially engaged. However, sometime after the
war's end, they broke up.
After graduation from CCNY in 1948, Frank joined General Electric in Lynn, MA.
While working in Lynn, he met Leona D. Martel in 1952. Leona and Frank married on 10/17/1953; their children are:
In 1956, Leona and Frank moved to Schenectady NY (GE
Headquarters); first living at a rental in Schenectady,
then having a house built at 11 Bellaire Dr in Scotia.
Leona was diagnosed with lung cancer in early 1969, and
died of the disease on 04/23/1969.
In 1971, Frank met Anna T. LeLievre (née Kleczek); they
married on 06/26/1971. Anna's children from her first
Anna and Frank moved to 23 Ashley Drive in Clifton Park
in 1971; their respective homes were too small to contain
the entire family.
Frank retired from GE in 1987, and devoted his time to
working on a book as co-author with two other co-workers
from GE. The book, Industrial
Power Systems Grounding Design Handbook, was
published in 2007.
In 2011, Frank was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. He
died on February 15, 2014.
||Birth: 205 Gelston Ave, Brooklyn NY
192? - 1933: 9612 3rd Ave
1930 Census: Family on lines 42-48, Frank on line 46.
1933-1949: 244 87th St.
1940 Census Page: Family on lines 62-70; Frank is on line 68, which was selected for additional info: see bottom of sheet.
1949? - 1953: 19 Clovelly St, Lynn MA
1953 - 1954: 72 Eastern Ave, Lynn MA
1954 - 1956: 13 Stocker Street, Saugus MA
1956 - 1957: 1158 Forest Rd, Schenectady, NY
1957 - 1971: 11 Bellaire Dr, Scotia NY
1971 - Death: 23 Ashley Drive, Ballston Lake NY 12019
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