Born June 5, 1938 in Sayre, he was a son of the late Glenwood and Mary Steele Franklin.
Surviving are a sister, Gloriana Franklin of Troy; brothers and sisterin law, Bob and life partner, Jo Whitted of Cayuga, NY, Larry (Carol) Franklin of Laceyville; sister-in-law, Ruth Franklin of Wyalusing; uncle, Harry Steele of Wyalusing and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, Jerry Franklin on Aug. 15, 2009.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, Nov. 9 at 11 a.m. at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 1 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing, with the Rev. Dale Russell officiating. Interment will be in the Wyalusing Cemetery.
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