Remembering Lighthouse Keeper Frank Schubert The last civilian lighthouse keeper in the United States has died. Frank Schubert tended Brooklyn's Coney Island Lighthouse for 43 years. He was 88 years old. NPR's Melissa Block has a remembrance.

Remembering Lighthouse Keeper Frank Schubert

Remembering Lighthouse Keeper Frank Schubert

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The last civilian lighthouse keeper in the United States has died. Frank Schubert tended Brooklyn's Coney Island Lighthouse for 43 years. He was 88 years old. NPR's Melissa Block has a remembrance.