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Sheldon Woodrow Franks
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Obituary for Sheldon Woodrow Franks

Corydon, Indiana
Sheldon Woodrow Franks, 98, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Harrison County Hospital. He was born January 9, 1919 in White Cloud, Indiana the son of William Robert Harvey and Sally Florence Pitman Franks. He was a farmer and a disabled WWII Army veteran where he received both the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge United Methodist Church in Corydon.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mary Albin Franks and a brother Carlton Franks.
He is survived by a son Roger Franks of Ohio; his caregiver and companion Sandra Timberlake of Corydon, two grandchildren Melissa and Mark Franks and a great grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Monday, December 18, 2017 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 PM to 8 PM Sunday and 11 AM to 2 PM Monday at the funeral home in Corydon.

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318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112





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Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112


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