Frank Schimmel, 80, of Brookfield, died March 8, 2018 at Lexington of LaGrange.

Born May 1, 1937 in Yugoslavia, Mr. Schimmel worked as a union carpenter for more than 50 years.

Mr. Schimmel was the father of Elaine (Kenneth) Schmidt, Kevin (Sandy) Schimmel, Michael Schimmel, Frank (Kate) Schimmel and Robert (Donna) Schimmel and the grandfather of Patrick, Matthew, Katie, Elizabeth (David) Potts, Tommy, Madeline, Jack, Kelly, Mary, Maggie, Joe, Samantha, Jamie and Danny. 

 Services have been held. 

Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.