Mary Lynn Schnell Frank

Profile Updated: April 15, 2010
Residing In: Cary, IL USA
Pre-Retirement Occupation: I work part-time at Reichert Chevrolet in Crystal
Spouse/Partner: Rick Frank
Children: Ryan born 1976, Ginny born 1982, and Caitlin 1986
How did you find our class website?

Someone in your class told me about the website

If you're a guest on this site, not a classmate, please tell us what brought you here.

When I found out about the website I wanted to know what happened to alot of you and to see what you have been up to for the last 40 years

If you could build a second house anywhere, where would it be?

Carmel CA

Do you still have family that live around Crystal Lake?

5 out of 7 of us still live here. My mom passed away in 2003. My dad just passed away 9-30-09

What got you into the kind of work you are or were doing?

I was tired of working week-ends

What previous jobs did you do?

I was a designer at a carpet and tile store for many years. I always worked week-ends and I got tired of it

What did you do immediately following high school?

I married Rick Frank from the class of 1968

What do you see yourself doing in 2029?

Playing with my grandchildren.

How long have you been married?

38 years


Peyton born 2006

What else would you like to share about your life since CLCHS?

Rick & I spent the first 25 years of our marriage raising our children. Running to baseball games, football games, soccer games, swim meets, softball games. It was all worth it though. They actually like to hang out with us now!!!!! We love beings grandparents. I am glad that I am a young grandmother. Rick decided to buy a Harley so we love going on bike trips with our friends

School Story:

Just how much fun I had in high school with all my friends

Do you still see/talk to/hang out with any classmates? Who?

Cindy Lester, Jeanette Madsen, Debbie Schauble, Maggie Kaye, Patti Mullins, MaryAnn Barry

What have been the high points of your life since high school?

Raising our 3 kids. Rick & I did not go to college but all 3 of our kids are college graduates. Ryan graduated from Iowa in 1998 Ginny from NIU 2005 and Caitlin from Purdue in 2008

What do you like to do in your spare time?

When our kids graduated from college, Rick bought a Harley Davidson so we love to ride with our friends. We love going to anywhere in Mexico and just laying on the beach and drinking Margaritas

Favorite places to visit?

Mexico and California to visit our son and grandaughter

Places you want to visit but have not yet done so?


Who was your favorite teacher at CLCHS and why?

Mr. Weaver

What animal would you be if you could choose one?

a dog

Have you ever just sat outside in the rain?


Where were you born?

I was the first baby born in McHenry County in 1952. I was born in Woodstock, IL

Name something you love.

My husband, my children and my grandchildren

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Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 11:50 PM
my family in Puerto Vallarta Mexico at my neices wedding
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Rick & I on his new Harley
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My family with my dad
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My daughter's Ginny & Catie
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Rick & I with our grandaughter Peyton
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My son Ryan & Peyton
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Peyton & I in California
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My baby Hunter & Millie
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My daughter's just before they sky dived in California