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Frank Igo, 88, of Lenox Dale, retired Pittsfield teacher

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By Friday, Aug 10, 2018 Obituaries

Frank C. Igo, 88, of Lenox Dale died Wednesday, Aug. 8, at Albany Medical Center after a brief illness.

Frank C. Igo

Born March 29, 1930, in New Haven, Connecticut, he was the son of the late Dr. Frank H. and Madeline W. Eagan Igo. He attended East Haven High School; and was a graduate of Trinity College class of 1957 and St. Mary’s College, Baltimore, Maryland, class of 1958. He worked as a teacher in the Pittsfield school system until his retirement in 1996. Frank was a sheriff of Berkshire County until 1996. He served on the Lenox School Board Committee. Frank enjoyed baseball, model railroading and making miniature buildings, and was an avid reader who especially loved anything to do with the Civil War.

Frank is survived by his wife, Kathleen A. Robertson-Igo; his daughter Patricia M. Igo of Lenox Dale; his son Christopher F. Igo of Auburn, New York, his grandson Aiden A. Igo of Auburn, New York, his brother Robert F. Igo (Joyce) of Clinton, Connecticut; many nieces, nephews and sisters -in-law; and a special brother-in-law, Paul O. Robertson, who drove him around. Besides his parents, Frank was predeceased by his brother Donald Igo of Florida.

A Liturgy of Christian Burial will be held Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at St. Vincent de Paul Church at 10 a.m. Burial will be private. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Frank’s memory to the Berkshire Humane Society in care of Roche Funeral Home, 120 Main St., Lenox, MA 01240. To share memories and stories, visit rochefuneralhome.com.

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