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3124 Robinson Drive
Waco, TX 76706
Phone: 254-662-2131
Fax: 254-662-1311
Charles Franke

Charles Frederick Franke

Sunday, October 12th, 1952 - Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
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Charles Franke, 66, passed away July 10, 2019. Born on October 12, 1952, Charles was a devoted husband, loving father, and adored Pop Pop to his grandchildren. He was greatly loved and will be remembered for his bear hugs, joyful smile and playful spirit. His legacy is his steadfast devotion to God, his family and friends.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie and Elizabeth Franke. He is survived by his wife, Linda Franke; his children, Rebekah Killian and husband Travis, Rachel Neckar and husband Chad; grandchildren, Avery Killian, Andrew and Jonathan Neckar; brother, James Franke and wife Beverly; along with numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 13, at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, with Dr. John Crowder officiating.
Memorials may be made in Charles’s name to FBC West Building Fund, 501 N. Marable, West, TX 76691.
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    Saturday, July 13th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Saturday, July 13th, 2019 10:00am
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
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    Dr. John Crowder


Donations are being accepted for: First Baptist Church West.


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Jan Richardson

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We are truly devastated by the news of Charles death. We know God will be there with you every step you take. Take a deep breath and know he is there. We will be there for your support team through this. Jan and Perry Richardson

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Salisha Ramos

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I know what you are going through Rebekah and although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that my heart is with you in your time of sorrow. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs to you and your family.

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