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Frank P. Hennessy, 82, co-owner of Hennessy and Sons Music store for 35 years, died at Laurie Care Center, Laurie, MO, Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 8:55 AM of heart failure and complications of liver and kidney disease. Frank, only son of Francis Gerald Hennessy and A. Marie Garrity Hennessy was born in Springfield, OH on March 17, 1933. He was a veteran of the Korean War in the Air Force. He graduated from the University of Dayton Summa cum Laude in 1957 with a Bachelor of Music degree in composition and theory. He married Diane Yingling Hennessy and they celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary, being married August 2, 1958. They have 3 sons: Patrick Francis Hennessy of Fairfax Station, VA ; Sean Michael Hennessy; and Kevin Raymond Hennessy – both of Columbia, MO as well as 7 grandchildren. The Mass of Christian Burial and Celebration of Life will be said at the Newman Center, 602 Turner Ave, Columbia, MO at 6:30 PM on November 10, 2015 followed with the placement of his urn in the Newman Center Columbarium. A reception will follow the inurnment at the church. We encourage friends and former customers to join us in this celebration of Frank’s life and his love of the greater Columbia Community.