Denis E. "Denise"
Franklin passed away
peacefully Friday, Sept.
19, 2014, at her son's
home surrounded by her
family.

Denise was the
daughter of the late Robert
Earl Franklin and
Georgina Franklin. She
was the mother of Dale
Thorpe (Reneé), Becky
Thorpe and Corey
Everard; and the loving
sister of Pat Menke Morgan
and Frank Franklin.
She had 11 grandchildren,
Tyler, Dylan, Kyle,
Alyssa, Taylor, Deana,
David, Travis, Trevor
and Carter; and one
great -granddaughter,
Whitney also survive her.
She was preceded in
death by her children,
Deana and Christopher
Thorpe; and her brothers,
Lee and Mike Franklin.

The family is holding
a Celebration of Life
event in memory of Denise
from 11 a.m. to 3
p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4
at The Thorpe Farm in
Newtown. All friends and
family are welcome for a
brief memorial service at
11:45 a.m., followed by
food and drink to celebrate
her life.

Interment
will be held privately.

If you wish, you may
make a donation to the
Crossing Animal Shelter
in Denise name at
www.TheCrossingsAnimal
Sanctuary.org

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Shared by Renee Thorpe on October 5, 2014

Denise will be missed by all who knew and love her.  She fought for years to find what she needed in life.  I think she was happy at the end coming home to PA to see all her children and grandkids living in PA.  She was very happy to see her new grandchild Carter.  I really feel in my heart we did the best for her in the end.  She spoke with her sister and brother in her the last few days.  I feel she was a peace with her life when she past.  I hope and wish she is very happy and finds what she need in her new adventure. God bless with love Renee