- John W. Franklin Jr. passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 8th, 2017. He was born June 26th, 1954, in Clinton, Indiana, the son of John W. Franklin Sr. and Fern A. Wade.
He is survived by his children Ryan, John, Arthur, Keith, Kristy, Tracy, and Bobbie Jo. He is also survived by his three sister, his many grandchildren, one great granddaughter and many more relatives and friends.
He love being a little league coach, enjoyed fishing, was a diehard Packers fan, and was an avid lover of animals, especially his dog Maggie and his cat Shorty. Family was very important to him, so he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held in Bangor, Maine at a later date.
Published on  March 2, 2017