Francis Munz, of Longboat Key and formerly of Sarasota, Philadelphia and Richboro, Pa., died March 5. He was 88.
Mr. Munz was born March 16, 1923.
Mr. Munz was a sergeant in the U.S. Army military police during World War II, stationed in Luzon POW Camp, in Manila, Philippines. He was a Freemason for 50 years and a Shriner.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jane, and five brothers.
He is survived by daughter, Susan Rash; stepson, David Munz; and Olive MacLeod, his companion of 11 years.
Memorial donations in Mr. Munz’s name may be made to Sahib Shrine, 600 N. Beneva Road, Sarasota.