Frankie Partida Jr., 24, of Egypt, Texas, passed away on September 17, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident while returning home from firefighter training in El Campo. Frankie was born in Wharton, Texas, on February 6, 1994, to Stephanie Pena and Frank Partida Sr.
Frankie was raised in the Egypt area and attended Wharton and El Campo schools. He enjoyed spending time with his fellow firefighters and being a member of the Glen Flora Volunteer Fire Department.
Frankie was studying to become an electrician. He was very proud of the work that he did building a house for himself, his wife Rachel, and their small family. Frankie was always willing to lend a hand and help anybody in need. That’s one reason he followed his father into firefighting. He will always be known as a compassionate man that loved his family and fire department.
Frankie is survived by his loving wife, Rachel Carswell Partida; his daughter, Zinnia Partida; his son, Frankie III, who was due in December 2018; mother, Stephanie Pena; father, Frank Partida Sr. and wife, Jennifer; sister, Kristin Ullrich, and husband, Mitchell; brothers, Christian Partida and Johnny Gonzales; grandparents, Jesse and Janie Pena and Josephine Gonzales; his best friend, Jonathan Moss; and his in-laws and extended family.