Cedaredge resident Frank David Franklin died Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, at his home. He was 69.
He worked as a heavy equipment mechanic.
Mr. Franklin is survived by his spouse, Garry Franklin of Cedaredge; two sons, Earl Chambers of Highlands Ranch and Stan Chambers of Denver; a brother, Lue Franklin of Grand Junction; four sisters, Sharon Lucero of Fruita, Virgie Goad of Rifle, Lewella Cross and Lurene Torney, both of Grand Junction; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.
Callahan-Edfast Mortuary handled the arrangements.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.