Robert Shear Franklin

Male 1928 - 2016  (88 years)


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  • Name Robert Shear Franklin 
    Born 5 Aug 1928  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Sep 2016  Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 88 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Harrison Ramon Franklin,   b. 13 Oct 1874, Ava, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1962, Richland Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Philena Westcott,   b. 1 Jan 1811, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1890  (Age 79 years)  (2 x Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I56806  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Harold Laverne Franklin,   b. 3 May 1898, Red Creek, Wayne County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1965, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Lottie Belle Manwaring,   b. 9 Sep 1896, Daysville, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1988, New York, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 23 Jun 1920  Daysville, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7951  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Lillian M. Hutchins,   b. 25 Oct 1925, Orwell, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 2017, Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 1947 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Jeanne Lee Franklin
    Married: 1x2. Lisa Ann Franklin
    Married: 1x3. Bonnie Lou Franklin
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F23040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • FRANKLIN
      Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY) - October 4, 2016
      Robert Franklin September 30, 2016 Robert Franklin, 88, died peacefully on September 30, 2016 at his home in Marietta, GA, where he resided since August. He was born in Orwell, NY on August 5, 1928, the son of Harold Franklin and Lottie (Manwaring) Franklin. He is survived by his wife, Lillie (Hutchins), of 69 years, 3 children, Bonnie Howard of Pulaski, NY, Jeanne (Bruce) Grubb of Kalamazoo, MI, and Lisa (Jai) Wall of Marietta, GA, 5 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death, by his two sisters, Judy and Charlotte and his grandson, Aaron. Bob was a graduate of Pulaski Academy and enlisted in the Marine Corps after high school. He was president and owner of Franklin Chevrolet, Olds, Buick Inc. until 1980 when he retired. Following that, he served on the board of trustees for the village of Pulaski and was an assessor for the town of Richland. He was a dedicated member of the Ringgold Fire Department for 35 years and remained their truck driver for his entire time with the company. He was a member of the Masons and Shriners for many years. He was a member of Park United Methodist Church in Pulaski and enjoyed singing in the choir for over 70 years. He was never happier than when the church choir came to sing for him on his birthday at Seneca Manor before leaving for his new home in Marietta. Bob's legacy is priceless. He left many with memories of love, tenderness, and courage. He will never be forgotten. He left a good name. Memorials may be made to Park Methodist United Church or a veteran's organization of your choosing. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
      Class of 1946 PACS