He was born in 1946 to Florance (Mulchay) and Frank Banick Sr. He grew up in Little Falls. He worked at Hennepen Paper Company for many years. Upon retirement he moved to Las Vegas, Nev. and lived there until his death.
He is survived by his children, daughter, Melissa and (Nic) Backes and granddaughter, Abigail; son, Kelly Banick and grandson, Alex; brothers, Jerry (Darlene) Banick, Raymond (Dorthy) Banick and Duane (Barb) Banick.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Rita Scepurek.
He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He was a wonderful father, brother and friend to everyone.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.