Benson, NC: Mrs. Janet Edwards Franciskovic, age 78, of 117 Larksdale Cove died Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation in Benson. Memorial service will be 2:00 PM Monday, October 29, 2018 at the Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel in Benson. Pastor Eddie White will officiate.
Mrs. Franciskovic was born on August 17, 1940 in Muncy, PA to the late Horace Clay and Mary Gordner Edwards. She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Gunner David Shaffer; brother, Jack Edwards. Mrs. Franciskovic was a 1958 graduate from Muncy High School in Muncy, Pennsylvania She was a retired grocery store and restaurant manager.
Surviving include her husband of 42 years James Franciskovic of Benson, NC; children and spouses, David Alan Shaffer and wife, Sandy of Raleigh, NC, Jenny Lynn Burke and husband, Charles of Raleigh, NC, Lori Ann Meece and husband, Clarence of Benson, NC; six grandchildren, Jim, Bobby, Heather, Holly, Stefani and Rebecca; six great-grandchildren, Wesley, Caydence, Lauren, Ava, Emerson, and Braxton; sister, Barbara Spaid of Robinson, PA; brothers, Bob Edwards and wife, Jean of Florahome, FL, Tom Edwards and wife, Leah of Virginia Beach, VA, Ken Edwards and wife, Shirley of Muncy of PA; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Benson from 5:00PM to 7:00PM Sunday, October 28, 2018.
In lieu of flowers; memorials may be made to Benson EMS, P.O. Box 530 Benson, NC 27504 or to the Benson Fire Department, 313 S. Elm Street Benson, NC 27504.