Francis “Frank” Wilson Hursh of Baldwin City, Kansas died December 8, 2011.
He was born November 13, 1932 in Kansas City, Kansas to Frank Everett Hursh and Georgeann Dewey Hursh.
He graduated from Wyandotte High School, attended Baker University and graduated from the University of Kansas and Southern Methodist University.
After leaving the Methodist ministry he finally went to work and retired from the San Jose Police Department as an expert latent fingerprint examiner. After retirement he spent several years in Hawaii before moving to Baldwin City. His fondest memory was his three trips to China.
He is survived by his sister Morilla Ann Fothergill of the home, five nephews and nieces and their families, and a number of cousins.
His ashes will be returned to Osceola, Missouri where he fondly spent the summers of his childhood.