Frank Charles Qualiana
August 15, 1929 - November 9, 2020
"May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back May the sunshine warm your face, the rain fall soft upon your fields.."
Obituary of Frank Charles Qualina
Frank Charles Qualiana, age 91, passed away peacefully at home in St. Petersburg, Florida, surrounded by his family. Born August 15, 1929 in Lockport, NY, he was the son of Charles Francis and Josephine Ann Frances (Enzinna) Qualiana.
Frank served in the U.S. Navy for four years, returning to Lockport where he worked as a barber in Lockport for many years with his father and brothers. Frank was a musician playing the sax at the age of 11. He played in school bands and many other bands all over upstate NY. He loved music, it was his passion.
In 1971 he moved his family to St. Petersburg, FL, where he worked as a barber until he retired. He also he played in many bands in different areas of Florida as well.
Predeceased by his beloved wife, Sally Elaine (Tucker) Qualiana; beloved father of Cheryl Qualiana (Kevin) Falcone, Frank (Lisa) Qualiana, Jr., Charles Qualiana, Richard Qualiana, Mark Qualiana, Elaine Qualiana, and Kathleen Qualiana, all born in Lockport; grandfather of 12; great-grandfather of 20; and great-great-grandfather of six; brother of Charles Qualiana, Jerry (Susan) Qualiana and the late Joseph and Richard Qualiana.
Friends are invited to a Celebration of Franks Life Saturday, May 29, 2021 at a time to be announced at the Taylor & Reynolds Funeral Home, 70 Niagara St., Lockport, NY. Military Honors will be held.