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Frank R. Jakel

Sep 23, 1972 - Feb 27, 2024


Frank R. Jakel V, age 51, of Sheboygan, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, February 27, 2024. He was born in Sheboygan on September 23, 1972, the son of the late Frank S. IV and Ronnafran Goeks Jakel.
Frank attended local schools and graduated from Sheboygan North High School in 1991 where he played as the quarterback for the North High Raiders football team. He was also very active in Boy Scouts where he attained the Eagle Scout rank. His parents were always alongside him and were troop leaders. After high school, Frank became an owner/operator of 3F Transport.
On July 29, 2015, he was united in marriage to Maria Roth.
He enjoyed the outdoors and liked to go hunting, fishing,spending lots of time at Pelican Lake in Onieda County, and riding his Harley Davidson. Frank also enjoyed snowmobiling and played softball for numerous Sheboygan teams. He was a fan of all Wisconsin sports teams, especially the Wisconsin Badgers, Green Bay Packers, and the Milwaukee Brewers. Spending time with loved ones, helping friends, family, and anyone that needed anything is what Frank was known for, along with his extreme love for coffee. Most importantly, Frank loved his wife dearly and did everything he could to make sure she was always taken care of.
Survivors include his wife, Maria Jakel, of Sheboygan; three step-children, Mike (Heather) Lukaszewski, of Sheboygan, Joey (Nicole) Lukaszewski, of Sheboygan Falls, and Kaylene (Nate) Falkowski, of Belgium; seven step-grandchildren, Lily, Maddy, Bentley, Jax, Beau, Bradley, and Mackenzie; his mother-in-law, Marvelyn Roth, of Batavia; three sisters-in-law, Sue (Scott) Leaverton, of Mayville, Sandra Roth, of Sheboygan, and Nancy Andrews, of Batavia; two brothers-in-law, Joe Roth, of Sheboygan, and Frank Roth, of Trempealeau. Frank is also survived by his close friends, Mark and Mary Baumann, of Plymouth, Tim Meier, of Monico, and Nathan Johnston, of Sheboygan. He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, two uncles, Al Zaletel and Reinold Goeks, best friend Dean Jost, and sister-in-law Debbie Ulbrich (Roth).
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 5, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, 822 New Jersey Ave. Sheboygan with Fr. Paul Fliss officiating. Family and friends may gather at church on Tuesday afternoon from 12:00 p.m. until the time of Mass at 2:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Greendale Cemetery.

Mass of Christian Burial

Date: Tuesday Mar 5, 2024
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church [map]


Date: Tuesday Mar 5, 2024
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church [map]



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Ed and Carol Tanko

We were shocked to hear of Frank's passing. Our deepest sympathy to his wife Maria. They were the best neighbors we ever had! Rest in peace Frank.

Jamie M Sachse

So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Cherish all the wonderful memories. Hugs sorry I couldn't make it but we will have to meet up soon

Tracy Long

Rest in Peace Frank, My heart goes out to Maria and her family. I have known you many years and I am proud to have called you a great friend. You will be missed.

Nate and Kaylene Falkowski

Rest in peace Frank, you will be missed so incredibly much. I’m more than happy we got to be part of your life to bad God called you home to early! Love you big guy.

Holly Sanville

Rest in peace Frank. I am so blessed to have called you a friend. You will be dearly missed.

Jamie Dickrell

Rest in peace Frank. I enjoyed our time together all those years of Scouting together and at North. Prayers to all!

Julie Haas Batt

Rest In Peace Frank. Many prayers for peace and comfort for your wife and all those who were close to you.

Allen Ostermann

I was a classmates of Frank at North. He was always a friendly guy.. Rest in peace and my condolences to the family.