Francis Robert “Frank” Kardes, 88, of Williston, SC passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020. No formal services are planned at this time.
Born in Johnstown, PA, he was a son of the late Frank Kardes and Mary Blasko Kardes. He retired as Plant Manager from American Standard, formerly U. S. Union Switch and Signal in Pittsburg, PA where he also had worked as a Manufacturing Engineer. He was a U S Air Force Veteran having served as a First Class Airman, Senior Air Traffic Controller during the Korean War.
Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years Sally Johansson Kardes; a daughter Ingrid (Gerri) Vanteese of Almond, NY; a son Erick (Carrie) Vanderhoef of Apopka, FL; grandchildren Kaila (Cameron) Young, Amanda (Chris) Scavone, Rachel Meador; great grandchildren Beckett, Beau, Harper, Zayden and Sutton; sister Nancy Kardes of Johnstown, PA and brothers Louis Kardos of Camphill, PA and John (Sally) Kardes of Murrysville, PA.
He was preceded in death by a brother Edward Kardos.
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