Francis “Frank” Joseph Gavlek, age 53, a Chillicothe resident passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at his residence.

Francis “Frank” Joseph Gavlek, age 53, a Chillicothe resident passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at his residence. Frank is survived by his wife and two children, Travis Anthony Watkins, of Oklahoma and Megan Michelle Watkins, of Brookfield, Missouri. He was preceded in death by his mother. Currently there are no scheduled services. Memorial contributions may be made to Frank Gavlek Memorial fund to offset funeral expenses. They may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, PO Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri.