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Carolyn I. (Lynn) Franson

February 6, 1951 January 8, 2016
Carolyn I. (Lynn) Franson
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Obituary for Carolyn I. (Lynn) Franson

Carolyn I. “Lynn” Franson, 64, of Clearfield, passed away Friday evening January 8, 2016 at Mountain Laurel Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Clearfield after a brief illness.
Born February 6, 1951 in DuBois, PA, she was the daughter of Angelo Joseph and Joan Jean (Kosinski) Santini.  Mrs. Franson had first worked for Sylvania Electronics in Reynoldsville and then later for the former Sylvania Shortway Products in Clearfield.  Following that she was employed by the former County Market in Clearfield and was retired from J G Food Warehouse in Clearfield having worked in the meat department.
She was a 1970 graduate of Clearfield Area High School and was Roman Catholic by faith.  
On October 19, 1974 in the Trinity United Methodist Church of Clearfield, she wed David E. Franson who preceded her in death on March 19, 2011.  She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Surviving is a son David E. Franson II and wife Shaina of Curwensville, a grandson Liam David Franson and a brother Ronald Santini and wife Mary of Huntersville, NC as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins whom she was very close to.  She loved her family, especially her grandson Liam.
Services for Mrs. Franson will be held at the Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of 16 N Front Street Clearfield, PA on Wednesday January 13, 2016 at 11:00 AM, with the Reverend Father Mark J. Mastrian officiating.  Interment will be in the Hillcrest Cemetery of Clearfield.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday January 12 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, and again on Wednesday from 10 AM until time of services at 11 AM.  A Scripture Vigil Services will be conducted on Tuesday evening at 7:45 PM at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to either St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital 501 St. Jude’s Place Memphis, TN 38105, the Bob Perks Cancer Assistance Fund P.O. Box 313 State College, PA 16804-0313, or the Clearfield Penn Highlands Hospice P.O. Box 992 Clearfield, PA 16830-0992.
Online condolences may be made to the family at
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield is in charge of the arrangements.

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