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Frank May

Frank was all about what he could do for others. He was an outstanding coach, teacher, and counselor. Frank helped many of his wrestlers, students and friends achieve their goals with his positive thinking and encouragement.

Background

  • Frank May was born in the Price Hill section of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a varsity wrestler at Western Hills High School. He was the PHSL Champion in the 145# weight class in 1974.

  • Major achievements

    • Coach

      *Head Coach of Withrow, Lasalle, and Norwood High Schools.

      *Named Coach of the Year 4-times from 1985-1989

      *1982 Lasalle team was Sectional runner-up, District runner-up and 12th at the State meet.

      *His Norwood teams won 3 League Championships from 1985-1989

      *Coached 9 Sectional Champions, 33 District Qualifiers, 3 District Champions, 9 State Qualifiers, and 3 State Placers.

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Personality

    Frank was the very definition of geniality. He had a great sense of humor that he used in conjunction with his positive attitude to help others through tough times. In all of his interactions with others it was never about Frank. He was mentally and physically tough but incredibly kind as well as humble.

    Connections

    • Spouse - Peggy May (nee Nienaber)

      Son - Michael

      Daughter - Megan
    Frank May
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    Died February 2, 2017
    (aged 61)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Western Hills High School Cincinnati, Ohio
    • 1973
      Oak Hills High School Cincinnati, Ohio
    • 1974
      Western Hills High School Cincinnati, Ohio
    • 1974 - 1978
      Defiance (Ohio) College
      Defiance, Ohio, United States
    • 1979 - 1981
      University of Cincinnati
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      Wrestling Coach - Teacher, Withrow High School
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • 1981 - 1984
      Wrestling Coach - Teacher, Lasalle High School
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • 1985 - 1991
      Wrestling Coach - Teacher, Norwood High School
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • 1992 - 2015
      Teacher, Norwood High School
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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