Frank David Handeland
May 27, 2006 - July 12, 2010
Frank David Handeland, age 4, of Brainerd, died Monday, July 12, 2010 at St. Cloud Hospital.
A celebration of Frank’s life will be held on Monday, July 19, 2010, at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church, Brainerd, with Pastor Kristin Oltmann officiating. Visitation will be held at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home, Brainerd from 2-5 p.m. Sunday and an hour before services on Monday at the church.
Frank was born May 27, 2006, to Brook Mallak and Gary Handeland in Brainerd. Frank was a special spirit whose smile brightened everyone’s heart. Frank was gentle and kind, mischievous and sweet. Frank loved cars and trucks, especially his dad’s silver truck. Frank enjoyed watching the trains go by mom’s house and watering his mom and grandma’s flowers. Frank was the best little brother to Henry. Frank was a “best buddy” to all who knew him.
Frank will be dearly missed by his parents, big brother Henry Handeland of Brainerd, grandparents John and Lila Handeland of Brainerd, and David and Shielia Mallak of Little Falls, special friends Shawn, Slade, and Angela Simpson of Brainerd and Crosby, aunt Crystal Mallak (Aaron Parker) of Grand Rapids, Michigan, uncle Grant Mallak of Robbinsdale, aunt Kathy Hyatt (Greg Blank) of Foley, aunt Linda (Geno) Retka of Little Falls, uncle Todd (Carol) Conrad of Maple Grove, aunt Kelly (Tommy Prozinski) Conrad of Little Falls, aunt Aimee (Jeff) Tholen of Little Falls, uncle Jeff (Sue) Conrad of Little Falls, aunt Jenny (Craig) Brummer of St. Augusta, many, many cousins, special “aunties” Stephanie Shook of Brainerd and Misty Morey of Brainerd, and special friends at the Brainerd Family YMCA.
Arrangements are with the Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Brainerd.