Frank West celebrates his 90th year by sharing his story

The theme for Care Home Open Day this year focuses on celebration and the Queen’s 90th birthday. Here at Four Seasons Health Care we thought it would be nice to share some of our resident’s stories who are also celebrating their 90th year!

Highfield Hall presents Frank West

Frank celebrated his 90th birthday last month at Highfield Hall. The youngest of 4 children, Frank has two brothers and one sister.

After leaving Bury Tech School at 14, he because an engineer like his dad. In World War II he joined the Royal Marines and was sent to Singapore and the Far East.

He married his wife Kitty when they were 21.

Frank saw the Queen in Manchester in the 70s bust said he wouldn’t swap places with her because he doesn’t like being in the public eye

Now a resident at Highfield Hall, Frank enjoys watching football and cricket. He is also a keen fisherman.

Date published: 15 September 2017

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