Franklin Joseph Sullivan, 41, of Danville, Ill., passed away Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, at Austin Neuro Rehab Center in Austin, Texas.
He was born March 24, 1976, in Vincennes, Ind., the son of John and Betty (Coy) Sullivan.
Franklin was a pipefitter and worked at Bechtel in Corpus Christi, Texas. He enjoyed fishing, riding his Harley Davidson, and spending time with his children. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Danville.
Preceding him in death was his mother.
Survivors include his father, John; two sons, Lucas Rascher of Georgetown, Ill., and Franklin Sullivan Jr. of Georgetown, Ill., five daughters, Skye Holmes of Danville, Ill., Katelynn Sullivan of Westville, Ill., Karlee Sullivan of Westville, Ill., Anna Potter of Georgetown, Ill., and Hailey Sullivan of Georgetown, Ill.; three brothers, Johnny Sullivan of Danville, Ill., Michael Clemons of Peoria, Ill., and Bryan Sullivan of Danville, Ill.; and two sisters, Amy Sandmeyer of Danville, Ill., and Anna Sullivan of Danville, Ill.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Lawrenceville, Ill., City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Franklin's memory may be made to the funeral home for funeral expenses. Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Ill., is in charge of the arrangements. Please visit www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com to view the tribute and to send condolences.
Published on August 14, 2017