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James L. Franke

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“Jim was such a fine man and great volunteer at SVdP. I miss him. Always had a great concern for his family and Church. ”
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“I am sorry to hear of your loss. I am praying for our strength and peace during this time.Sincerely,Martha Mason ”
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“Offering sincere condolences to your family. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Ps.147:3. ”
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“I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. May your memories comfort your heart; and God help the Franke family during this time of sorrow. Isa.41:13 ”
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“To the Franke Family. Mr. Franke was my superior at the IDR many years ago. I ran into him a few years ago at St Vin Depaul. He was a wonderful, kind...Read More »
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James was born on April 14, 1926 and passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016.

James was a resident of Greenwood, Indiana at the time of passing.

He graduated from Elder High School in 1944.

He served in the South Pacific in the U.S. Navy.

James was married to Mary.

Visitation: 10-12 PM Friday Dec. 2 at Our Lady of the Greenwood Catholic Church 335 S. Meridian St. Greenwood followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 12 PM. He will be laid to rest at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Elder High School 3900 Vincent Ave Cincinnati OH 45238 or Indy Honor Flight P.O. Box 10 Plainfield IN 46168.