Franklin Degrave 1954-2021 ….
Franklin Degrave 1954-2021
Franklin Degrave was born on Nov. 5, 1954 in Indonesia and passed away on
Aug. 25 at the age of 66. Franklin married his wife, Dianna Degrave, on June 4, 1994.
Franklin delivered mail to the Leisure World residents in Mutuals 2 and 3 for 23 years. His wife still delivers mail to Mutuals 10 and 11.
Franklin retired four years ago, but was still fondly remembered by those he delivered the mail to each day. He was known for his overflowing love for both his customers and the Lord and had a contagious enthusiasm for life. He had a wide, engaging and infectious smile that everyone loved.
Franklin passed away after a second stroke, the first being six years prior. He is survived by his wife.
Franklin’s memorial will be officiated by Pastor Randy Craft of Saddleback Church. The memorial service will be held on Oct. 10 at 2 p.m. at 1901 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627. The burial will be held on Nov. 6 at Good Shepherd Cemetery at 8301 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92646.