Wilford Orin Franse

   Funeral services for Wilford Orin Fransen, 74, of Clinton, will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the First Mennonite Church, officiated by Rev. Dave Gerbrandt.

   Fransen died Thursday, March 28, 2014. He was born July 19, 1939, in Weatherford, the son of John W. and Zelma (Schmidt) Fransen.

   Fransen was raised in Corn, Weatherford and Clinton.

   He attended school in Clinton and graduated from Clinton High School in 1957.

   He had worked for the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture as a boll weevil inspector and had worked in farm labor for a number of years.

   He attended the First Mennonite Church.

   Preceding him in death were his parents; and a sister, Gayle Kelley.

   Survivors include a sister, Joan Fransen, of Clinton; a brother, Gordon Fransen, of Lubbock, Texas; special friends, Norma Fisher and her family, of Clinton; and nieces and nephews.

   Burial will be in the Clinton Cemetery, under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home, Clinton.

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