Albert A. Franklin
July 29, 2017
|Albert A. Franklin, 89, of Madison Twp. died Saturday, July 29, at the Gino Merli Veterans Center in Scranton following an illness.
Born Nov. 11, 1927, in Catawissa, Pa., he was the son of the late Joseph W. and Suzanna (Korman) Fankovsky. He was a Navy veteran, serving during World War II. Albert was a 1952 graduate of Rutgers University and was employed as a personnel director for the Vitro Corporation of West Orange, N.J., and Teledyne Isotopes in Westwood, N.J.
Before his retirement, Albert was self-employed as an antique dealer. He was a member of St. Catherine of Siena Church in Moscow.
Surviving are nephew, Robert P. Meier and wife, Christine; neighbor and friend, Georgina Michaels; and many nieces and nephews.
Albert was preceded in death by seven sisters and five brothers.
Graveside committal will be conducted Friday at 11 a.m. in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Covington Twp.
Military honors will be conducted following the committal service.
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