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Frank R. Lucas, 45, of West Deptford, played bass for several rock bands

Frank R. Lucas, 45, of West Deptford, suddenly on February 26, 2008.

Frank will forever live on in the hearts and minds of his family and friends for his wonderful, full of life, upbeat personality and his warm smile that would light up any room that he entered.

Born and raised in Woodbury, Frank graduated from Woodbury High School with the Class of 1980.

He was an accomplished bass player in several local rock bands, including Rough Dymand. Frank worked for the Public Works Department for the City of Woodbury for the past 11 years and away from his work, Frank passionately coached his sons and their Football, Baseball and Wrestling teams with the West Deptford Athletic Association.

Frank enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his wife and children and was a devoted NASCAR and Dallas Cowboy fan.

Frank is the beloved husband for 18 years of Vicki (nee Benton).

Loving father of Frank W., Dylan I. and Casey L. Lucas.

Devoted son of Frank E. and the late Lynne G. Lucas.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing Sunday 2 to 6 p.m. and Monday 9 to 10 a.m. in the McGUINNESS FUNERAL HOME, 34 Hunter Street, Woodbury.

Funeral Service will follow at 10 a.m. in the Funeral Home.

Interment Woodbury Memorial Park, West Deptford.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Frank¹s memory may be made to: The Frank R. Lucas Memorial Fund c/o Commerce Bank West Deptford Branch, 1106 Mantua Pike, Mantua, NJ, 08051. Tributes and memories may be shared at

“The Lifetime Tribute Funeral Home”

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Published in the Gloucester County Times on 2/28/2008.