Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 5, 2012

Lawrence Joseph Franchek


OMENA — Lawrence Joseph Franchek, 72, of Omena, passed away at Munson Hospice House in Traverse City on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012.

Larry's greatest joys were hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his children, Kevin Franchek of Boyne City, and Rene Holcomb of Coweta, Okla.; six grandchildren; as well as his companion of 11 years, Margie Meachum; and his brother, Steve Franchek.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Steve and Marie; and his siblings, Jerry and Geraldine.

A private family service will take place. Arrangements were entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.