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William H. Franz

December 11, 1936 - May 10, 2022
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Geisen Funeral Home
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Carole Franz
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Louis Scherschel
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Visitation
Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre
606 E. 113th Ave.
Crown Point, IN 46307
Monday 5/16, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cemetery
Calumet Park Cemetery
2305 West 73rd Avenue
Merrillville, IN 46410
Mass
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
7667 E 109th Ave
Crown Point, IN 46307
Tuesday 5/17, 11:00 am

Visitation at church starting at 10:00 AM until time of service.

William H. “Bill” Franz of Winfield, Indiana, formerly of Merrillville, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at the age of 85. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Anne (nee Scherschel), 4 children; Steven (Jennie) Franz of Valparaiso, Stephanie (Gerald) Stiener of Winfield, Robert (Larissa) Franz of Santa Cruz, California, Maria (Tim)Continue Reading

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Fred & Louise Scherschel left a message on May 17, 2022:
Our deepest sympathy is with you and your family in your time of grief. We pray you'll sense God's presence and find in Him, peace. Thank you, Bill. You have done so much for us in many ways. May you rest in peace. Love, Fred & Louise Scherschel
Carole Franz left a message on May 16, 2022:
My thoughts and prayers are with Bill's family and friends at this most difficult time. Bill was a very special person who will be missed greatly. My deepest condolences. Love, Carole
Louis Scherschel left a message on May 16, 2022:
My deepest sympathies to the whole family during the time. Uncle Bill will always be remembered for the good family man that he was.
Ralph & Suzy Diaz left a message on May 16, 2022:
Steve & Family- We are sorry for the loss of your father. Keeping your entire family in thought and prayer. Ralph & Suzy
Dahn left a message on May 16, 2022:
Michael and I are with you with love on this difficult time, may you find some comfort in knowing he has no more pain and home with the Lord.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Dahn left a message on May 16, 2022:
Michael and I are with you with love on this difficult time, may you find some comfort in knowing he has no more pain and home with the Lord.
Dahn left a message on May 16, 2022:
Michael and I are with you with love on this difficult time, may you find some comfort in knowing he has no more pain and home with the Lord.
Mary Back-Tomko left a message on May 15, 2022:
Bill always had a smile on his face and a kind word for everyone. He was a people person and always involved with charities. Prayers for the entire family on your loss. May you find comfort knowing he is in Heaven and not in pain anymore. Peace be with you. Mary Backe-Tomko
Laura , Kendall and Drew Clouse left a message on May 13, 2022:
You’re in our prayers now and always.
John and Laura Monteen left a message on May 13, 2022:
Dear Anne and Family, It's nearly impossible to single out the beautiful memories we have of time spent with Bill over the years. He exuded love wherever he went. Always smiling, encouraging, and serving in ways big and small. Bill truly inspired us in the way he treated others. Anne, we will continue to pray for you during this difficult time. We will now start to pray to Bill who will help us all in any way possible. With gratitude for your friendship, John and Laura Monteen
Geisen Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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