June 29, 2016

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Peter J. Franke

Peter J. Franke, 55, of Medina, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 2, 2103 surrounded by his family. He was born October 23, 1958 in Cleveland, to Lothar and Margot (Veith) Franke.

Pete worked for Atlantic Tool and Die as a die maker for 30 years. He had a large owl collection and loved to ride his Harley.

He is survived by his loving wife of five years, Kathleen (Szalay); sons, Peter G. Franke and John Franke; grandson, Connor Franke; sister, Annette Gorki; and his parents.

Family will receive friends Tuesday, November 5, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7:30 P.M. at the Waite and Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road, Brunswick. A Celebration of Pete’s Life will follow at 7:30 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 5175 Windfall Road, Medina, OH 44256.

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com