Nov 21, 1925 Dec 25, 2012
Resident of San Leandro
Alexander P. Franks, born to Antone and Eva Franks on November 21, 1925 in Oakland, CA. He attended Roosevelt High School and joined the Marines in 1943. He was in three major battles in the Pacific, The Marshall Islands, Guam and Okinawa. He received two purple heart
s for wounds received in Guam and Okinawa. He leaves behind his wife of 67 years, Gerry. His three children Phillip (Della), Dennis (Donna), Gail (Rod), ten grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren. He will be missed by all whom he loved and all who loved him. Friends and family are invited to attend a Funeral Service celebrating his life on Friday December 28, 2012 beginning at 7:00PM at Santos-Robinson Mortuary 160 Estudillo Ave. San Leandro. A procession will leave the mortuary on Saturday at 11:30 going to Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Hayward for burial at 12:00 noon. Visitation will be at the mortuary on Friday from Noon to 8:30PM.