LISBON -?Joseph Edwin Frantz, Sr., 80, died at the Vista Center Friday.
Born July 3, 1933 in Dungannon, he was the son of the late Harvey and Clara (Russler) Frantz.
He worked for Industrial Mining for many years and for Art Frantz Construction for 10 years.
Survivors include six children, Marilyn Frantz of Lisbon, Joseph Frantz, Jr. of Florida, Cindy Miller of Streetsboro, Timothy Frantz of Lisbon, Art Frantz and Karen Wright, both of Kensington; 14 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Walter Frantz of Dungannon; and two sisters, Mildred Strabala of Hanoverton and Helen Harry of Cleveland.
He was preceded in death by his wife Cora Louise (Chamberlain).
There will be a funeral service officiated by Pastor Brian Brown at 7 p.m. Monday at the Weber Funeral Home. Friends and family may visit one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Lisbon Cemetery on Tuesday. www.weberfh.com.