Frank Brechka and Wayne Walker met at graduate school in the 1960s. They remained dear friends over the next five decades. All the while, Frank, who remained a bachelor with no immediate family, shared his holidays with Wayne's family. At StoryCorps, Wayne talked about Frank with his daughter Anne.
Frank Brechta died this August at age 80, after living for years with Parkinson’s Disease.
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