Franklin Murray, 84, of Clyde passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at the Firelands Regional Medical Center. He was born August 28, 1937 in Morgantown, West Virginia the son of Lester “Nick” and Ada (Nicholson) Murray.
Franklin married Patricia Ann Hall on September 21, 1956 at Nicholson Chapel in Morgantown, West Virginia; She preceded him in death in 2014.
He worked at Sterling Faucet until 1967 when he moved his family (Pat and Beverly “Susie”) to Ohio. He worked for what was then Johnson Furnace, retiring in 2000. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with family and friends; especially time spent sharing memories, and almost all involved a car he owned at the time.
He is survived by his daughter, Beverly Sue “Susie” Murray of Westlake, Ohio; sister, Loretta Kay (Ernest) Rice of Morgantown; sister-in-law, Wilma Murray of Morgantown; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Franklin is preceded in death by his sisters, Myrtle (Ellis) Goodwin and Wanda (Thomas) Dailey; and brother, Fred Murray.
Friends will be received on Thursday, June 16, 2022 from 5-8 p.m. at Foos Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 504 E. McPherson Highway, Clyde. A funeral service will begin on Friday at 11 a.m. at Mt. Carmel UMC, 4997 Co Rd 183, Clyde, OH 43410. Additional visitation and funeral services will be held in Morgantown, WV prior to burial in Nicholson Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Firelands Home Healthcare or Mt. Carmel UMC.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com