Myron Franke

Cemetery Record Information

Full Name: Myron Franke
Nickname: Merv


Birth: October 27, 1961
Death: August 14, 1995
Age: 33


lived Mayville, son of Don & Erma,



Myron “Merv” Franke, 33, of N10952 County Trunk Z, Mayville, died Monday, Aug. 14, 1995, at Froedtert Memorial Hospital in Milwaukee.

He was born on Oct. 27, 1961, in Waupun, a son of Donald and Emma Sperger Franke.  He was a 1980 graduate of Mayville High School and a partner in farming with Don-Er Farms.  He was a member of the Mike Butler racing team and enjoyed hunting, fishing and pool.

Survivors include his parents of Mayville; two stepsons, Joseph Zuehlke of Waupun and Michael Zuehlke of Mayville; his paternal grandmother, Erna Franke of Mayville; one brother, Scott Franke of Oakfield; two sisters, Mary Cooper and her husband Jerry of Richland Center, and Kay Franke and her fiancé Peter Mittelstadt of Brownsville; one niece, Ashley Franke; and other relatives.

Preceding him in death were one sister, Cynthia; his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.

Services:  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. James Catholic Church in Oakfield.  The Rev. Don Zirkel will officiate.  Entombment will be at Ledgeview Memorial Park, Fond du Lac.

Visitation:  From 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville, where a prayer service will be at 7:30 p.m.; and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services Friday at the church.

The Reporter (Fond du Lac, Wisconsin)

16 Aug 1995, Wednesday,     Page 14