2013-03-07 / Obituaries

Larry J. Franco

McConnellsburg, 42

Larry J. Franco, 42, Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, Pa.

He was born in Bradenton, Fla., on May 12, 1970, the son of Joseph F. and Mary-ann (Powell) Franco of Lake Wales, Fla. He was the husband of Tina M. (Sipes) Franco, whom he married on May 12, 2012.

He was a member of the Abate Motorcycle Club, a former member of McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co., a former constable and deputy sheriff of Fulton County, Pa., a security guard in Shippensburg, and he also was a truck driver.

In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by a daughter Jessica M. Franco of Ohio; a son, Anthony J. Franco of Ohio; stepdaughters: Megan D. Skiles of York, Pa.; and Melissa F. Seiders of Mc- Connellsburg; a sister, Michelle L. Cleghorn of Kuwait and Florida; paternal grandmother Sara E. Cromwell of Florida; a stepgrandson, Ryder L. Seiders of McConnellsburg; and a nephew, Zackary L. Johnson of Florida.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandfather, Joseph Franco; paternal step-grandfather Dean Cromwell; maternal grandmother Maggie Powell; and maternal grandfather Robert Henry Powell.

A viewing will be held Friday, March 8, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. Services will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m., Friday, March 8, 2013. Pastor Chris Elliott will officiate. Interment will beat Cromwell Church Cemetery, Hustontown.

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