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William Edward Franz

Death 12 Apr 2006 (aged 80)
Burial Murphys, Calaveras County, California, USA
Memorial ID 13962922 · View Source
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William Edward Franz of Angels Camp died at Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital, San Andreas.

Mr. Franz was a native of St. Paul, Minn., and lived in Angels Camp 46 years.

He was chief plant operator for the California Youth Authority for 23 years.

He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Angels Camp.

He was a member of VFW Post 2600, San Andreas, and was a Boy Scout leader for many years.

He was a Navy veteran and served aboard the USS Cummings during World War II and aboard the USS Larson during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Franz of Angels Camp; children, Greg Franz of Murphys, Kathy Ford of Palo Cedro, Geralyn Sullivan of Hollister, Lisa Barnea of Menlo Park, Stephanie Santos of Galt and Annie Tanner of Murphys; and 14grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.Private services.

Private inurnment at Buena Vista Cemetery, Murphys. Angels Memorial Chapel, Angels Camp, in charge of arrangements.

Remembrances may be made to VFW Post 2600, P.O. Box 986, San Andreas 95249




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  • Added: 15 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13962922
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