John H. Franke

John H. Franke, 54, of Juneau passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021 at Marshfield Medical Center in Beaver Dam.

A visitation for John will be held on Friday, October 15, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until Noon at St. John’s Lutheran Church Brown’s Corner.  A funeral service will begin at Noon with Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating.  Burial will follow at St. John’s Brown’s Corner Cemetery.

John was born on April 10, 1967 the son of Harold and Marion (Dewitz) Franke in Beaver Dam.  He was a 1988 graduate of Beaver Dam High School.  He was employed at Green Valley Enterprises in Beaver Dam.

John was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Brown’s Corner and St. John’s dartball league.  He enjoyed competing with Special Olymics in bowling, sports, NASCAR and racing with his family.

John will be deeply missed by his sisters and brothers: Bonnie (John Vetta) Mengel, Ken Franke both of Horicon, Tom (Karen Feucht) Franke of Lomira, Tammy (Steve) Blexrude and Jim (Patty) Franke both of Horicon.  He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister Diane in 1966, his brother Dan in 2012.

The Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made at