Frank Joseph Christopher, born March 16, 1926, died July 5, 2005. He was the loving husband of Shirley, his wife of 58 years and loving father to his 5 sons: Steve, Ken, Phil, Dave, and Jim, loving grandfather to his 21 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, and loving brother to his sister Ann Borges. He was a Navy Veteran of 20 years and retired from North American Aviation and Rockwell International after 23 years. He was an active member of Holy Family Cathedral Parish in the City of Orange. Visitation Friday July 8th, 5:00 - 8:00 with a Vigil Service @ 7:00pm, Shannon - Bryan Mortuary, Orange. Funeral Mass Saturday July 9th, 9:30am, Holy Family Cathedral, Orange. The Family requests that in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the families of servicemen killed in action in Afganistan and Iraq or to the Disabled Veterans of America. Shannon - Bryan Assisting the Family (714) 771-1000.