Franklin Ferguson, 75

Franklin Ferguson passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center.

 

Frank was born on Jan. 30, 1934, in Hampton, the son of Edward and Rose (Crapeau) Ferguson.

 

Frank had been employed at Telescope Casual Furniture for 32 years in the maintenance department. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. 

 

He was an avid auto enthusiast, particularly older cars. His passion was his 1931 Chevy. Frank was a hard worker with a big heart. His hobby was cutting trees. He was well known throughout the area. He was in love with his grandchildren.

 

Frank is survived by his wife of nearly 50 years, Harriet (Winchell) Ferguson. He is also survived by two sons, Jeffrey Ferguson and Wayne Ferguson, both of Hampton; and three daughters, Debbie Winkler and her husband, Alwin, of Salem, Cindy Ferguson of Whitehall and Connie Ferguson of Schaghticoke; and two stepsons, Gary Monroe of Schaghticoke and Terry Monroe and his wife, Cindy, of Granville. In addition he is survived by a sister, Margaret Wescott of Argyle; and a stepsister, Gladys Coleman of California. Frank’s beloved grandchildren are Seth Parker, Sara Ferguson, Thorn Rathbun, Justin, Shane and Karen Ferguson, Nicole and Amanda Monroe and Jeffrey Hackett. He is also survived by great-grandchildren Silas Parker and Ella Mae Monroe as well as four nieces and seven nephews.

 

Frank was predeceased by three brothers, Edward, Adris and Charles.

 

In keeping with Frank’s wishes he will be cremated. Calling hours were held Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Robert M King Funeral Home,

23 Church St.

, Granville.

 

 

 

Comments

comments

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

About Manchester Newspapers

View all posts by Manchester Newspapers

Northshire Freepress – 07/03/15

Lakes Region Freepress – 07/03/15

Weekender – 07/03/15

Lakes Classifieds – 07/03/15

Classifieds 07/01/15

Bridge to open to two lanes this weekend

Bridge

By Dan King State Department of Transportation will be opening the Poultney Street Bridge back to two lanes of traffic […]

Graduates reflect on turbulent year, big farewell

DSC_1783

By Dan King It was a school year that saw its fair share of ups and downs, and the Whitehall […]

Eighty-eight grads celebrate mountains, milestones

1a

By Christina Scanlon Bags of M&M candies were distributed to the graduating seniors at Granville Junior-Senior High School Friday night, […]

‘Rejuvenated’ museum ready for new season

Museum 2

By Dan King Skenesborough Museum opened its doors for the 56th year on Sunday and museum director Carol Greenough is […]

Circus ‘advance man’ clowns around

SONY DSC

By Christina Scanlon By the time the Kelly Miller Circus hits town later this month, one of the clowns will […]

Music, food, fireworks offered

By Christina Scanlon The New York Players have been a favorite for years as part of the Village Summer Concert […]

O’Shea continues as interim principal

Jane O'Shea

By Dan King When the Whitehall Board of Education scheduled a special meeting for last Thursday, the immediate assumption was […]