On Thursday June 8, 2017 Frank Zacharias went to his heavenly home at the age of 81. Frank was born in the village of Schoenwiese, MB to Jacob and Elizabeth (nee Thiessen) Zacharias and grew up in there along with his twelve siblings. He was baptized upon his confession of faith in 1958. Frank married the love of his life, Helen Dueck on October 23, 1960. They made their home on the family farm in Schoenwiese where they raised two daughters and one son. They were blessed with the addition of one son-in-law and four grandchildren. Frank enjoyed rural life and the community that surrounds it. He loved spending time farming with his son, watching his grandchildren play sports and going for ice cream and coffee. Frank will be lovingly remembered by his daughter, Patricia, son, Wayne, daughter, Connie and he husband, Scott, his granddaughter, Shaelyn, grandsons, Markus, Reece and Cody and his wife, Kelsey. He is survived by two brothers, two sisters, three sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law, many nieces and nephews as well as Helen’s side of the family. He was predeceased by Helen in 2014. Memorial service at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday June 14, 2017 at the Blumenort Mennonite Church in Rosetown, MB with a private family interment at the Schoenwiese Cemetery. The family would like to thank the many friends and family for their support and thoughtfulness during this difficult time. Thank you to the Blumenort Mennonite Church family, Pastor Randy Smart and Wiebe Funeral Home for the arrangements. If friends so desire, donations may be made in Frank’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba.