Frank G. Bach  1960 - 2016 

Frank G. Bach
, 56, of Dublin, GA, passed away on September 9th in Manteo, NC.

Frank was born in Wadsworth, OH on March 18, 1960 to parents William S. and Jay Barbara Bach.   He graduated from Wadsworth Senior High School in 1978 and received a bachelor of science degree from Miami University of Ohio in 1983.

Frank married Lesa Ebaugh in 1982.   The couple spent 34 loving years together, enjoying a shared love of family and friends. Frank was a caring father of three,
William, Karl, and Stephanie;  and proud grandfather to one granddaughter, Charlie Ann.

Frank worked at WestRock and he spent 34 years in the paper industry where he made many long-lasting friendships.  Outside of work, Frank was passionate about supporting activities with the kids, the beach, fishing, and cycling.   Frank completed two bike rides across Iowa and had recently participated in the Bicycle Ride Across Georgia.

Frank was preceded in death by his mother, Jay.   He is survived by a loving family, including his wife, Lesa;  sons, William and Karl; daughter, Stephanie with her husband, Robbie and their daughter, Charlie Ann;  father, William S.; brothers, Pete and Ted;  and sister, Julie;  alongside many devoted friends.

A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, September 24th at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (1559 Hwy. 441 N, Dublin, GA 31021).   In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for donations to be made to the Bicycle Ride Across Georgia Dream Team, a youth cycling program, to celebrate Frank's passion for cycling.   Information about BRAG Dream Team can be found at and donations can be sent to 684 Confederate Ave, Atlanta, GA 30312.

Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Sept. 15 to Sept. 16, 2016


Frank Bach
Wadsworth High School
Graduating Class of 1978 

WHS Grizzly Track Team, 1978.  Seniors:  Row 1: T. Kulsar, B. Rettig, D. Dunham, B. Steinkerchner, G. Echevline.  Row 2:  T. McGeorge, J. Eads, J. McDaniel, F. Bach, M. Ely, K. Uhl, Coach Lange.

"Dennis Dunham and Frank Bach repeatedly took first and second place in the mile and two mile races."
Julie Batey  (WHS 1985), Chair, Wadsworth High School Alumni Association. 524 Broad Street, Wadsworth OH 44281.  
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