We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dunkirk Memorial Chapel
Kevin Everett Franklin, 53, of Dunkirk, IN passed away unexpectedly Friday evening, November 26, 2021 at his residence. He was born August 16, 1968 in Portland, IN the son of Orrin Franklin and Freda (Wheeler) Franklin. He was a 1987 graduate of Jay County High School.
Kevin worked 10 years in maintenance for Magna Powertrain. He enjoyed spending his leisure time playing guitar, riding his motorcycle and spending time with the family.
He leaves to cherish his memory his mother; four daughters, Brittany Franklin (Kody Bankenship) of Dunkirk, IN, Haley Franklin of Dunkirk, IN, Taylor Franklin of Redkey, IN and Alexis Franklin of Albany, IN; a brother, Brian Franklin (Shelia) of Dunkirk, IN; four grandchildren, Kasin, Raelyn, Kashton and Hendrix; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father; and his wife, Marla Franklin.
A service to celebrate Kevin’s life will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 3, 2021 at Wilson Shook Funeral Home, Dunkirk Memorial Chapel of Dunkirk, IN. Burial will follow in Dunkirk IOOF Cemetery. Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 12:00 p.m. to service time, Friday, at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonshookfh.com.