Francis “Frank” B. Cullen, a longtime resident of Ridgefield, passed away on Sunday Oct. 30, 2016, at Norwalk Hospital, after being injured in an automobile accident the previous Thursday morning in Wilton. Born in Ossining, N.Y., on May 22, 1941, he was the son of the late Joseph and Ellen Cullen.
Upon graduating from Ossining High School, (class of 1959), he went on to receive his Engineering Degree from New York School of Engineering in Manhattan. After receiving his degree, he went on to work as a Mechanical Engineer for a variety of companies before retiring from Avco Lycoming in Stratford, Conn. In his later years, he chose to accept a position as a Professional Chauffeur, which allowed him to pursue his longtime passion for driving automobiles.