Franz Ice Station
The Texas Story Project.
FRANZ ICE STATION was opened in 1946 and owned and operated by my Grandfather, Charles L. Franz.
My granddad had a full Line Grocery Store with Curb Service. The store was well known as FRANZ ICE STATION, located on 1603 North Saint Mary's Street in San Antonio, Texas. This family-owned business was open for many years. The Store was in full operation for over 50 years.
I believe this store should be recognized as a Historical Place of business. It was permanently closed down in April of 2002. FRANZ ICE STATION is a LandMark of San Antonio Heritage and is also known as FRANZ ICE HOUSE.
Chet F. Franz is the grandson of Charles L. Franz and the operator of Franz Ice Station.
Posted April 10, 2022