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.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.