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Yankovic, Frank (11 August 1915–14 October 1998), musician, was born in Davis, West Virginia, the son of Andy Yankovic, a laborer, and Rose Mele Yankovic, a boardinghouse operator. Both parents were from Slovenia. When Frank was an infant, his father, who supplemented the family income by making untaxed liquor, fled from the West Virginia authorities to Cleveland. The family settled in the large Slovenian immigrant community of Collinwood on Cleveland's east side. There his father worked as a crane operator and later was a partner in a hardware store, while Rose ran a boardinghouse in their home, feeding, lodging, and laundering for half a dozen young Slovenian men....