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Larry M Franzen

Updated: Dec 28, 2023

Larry M Franzen, age 82, of Prairie City, Iowa, passed away on December 26, 2023.


He was born on September 8, 1941, and grew up in Lovilia, Iowa. He graduated from Lovilia High School and married Nancy Points (Franzen) in 1959, They had 3 children, Jim Franzen (Dana), Bob Franzen (Dawn), and Julie Van Wyk (Kurt).  Eventually Larry went into the truck driving industry where he became an owner/operator until the late '70s. He retired from Farmland Industries in Des Moines, Iowa.


Larry is survived by his wife, Nancy; his 3 children, Jim, Bob, Julie; 7 grandkids; and 20 great-grandkids.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans

Keep On Trucking...Over and Out 



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