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At the Prescott Rodeo Grounds event on Saturday, May 1, 2021, were Frank Shankwitz’s daughter Denise Partlow, left, his wife, Kitty, and daughter Christine Chester. (Jesse Bertel/Courier)

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Prescott-area resident Frank Shankwitz, co-founder, CEO, and the first president of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, passed away on Jan. 22, 2021. The founder of the greatest global nonprofit for children was once asked, “What’s your wish?” His response? “To have my story told…”

By The Daily Courier May 1, 2021
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