Franklin T., 88, of Elmwood Park, passed away on Tuesday, January 08, 2013. Before retiring Franklin worked as the head of Security for New Jersey Bell. He was a member of Elmwood Park Paterson Elks Lodge
#60, Senior Leisure Club of Elmwood Park and the Telephone Pioneers of America. Franklin was a Navy veteran who served our country proudly during World War II
Dear husband of Eileen (nee Braun). Beloved father of Kenneth Johnson and his wife Eileen of Morris Plains, Donald Johnson and his wife Barbara of South Carolina, Barbara Kempe and her husband Ron of Elmwood Park, Joan Ciarfello and her husband Paul of New York, William Johnson of Wayne and Thomas Johnson and his wife Darcia of Ringwood. Loving grandfather of sixteen grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113-S Farview Ave., Paramus. Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:30 AM from the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Paramus, followed by a 11 AM Funeral Mass at St. Leo's R.C. Church, Elmwood Park. Private Cremation.
In lieu of flowers donation may be made in his memory to the A.R.C. of Bergen and Passaic County, c/o A.R.C. of Wayne Group Home, 350 Oldham Road Wayne, NJ 07470 or to the Elmwood Park P.B.A Local 185, P.O. Box 33, Elmwood Park, NJ 07407.
For further information www.vanderplaat.com