In Loving Memory Jerry Michael Franks
Jerry Franks 70, of Post Falls, Idaho, passed away on January 9th, 2024. Jerry was born in Chewelah, Washington on September 2nd, 1953 to parents Emory & Eleanor Franks.
Jerry married Teresia on November 22nd, 1997 and they raised four children together. Jerry adopted two of the children.
Jerry enjoyed spending time with his children, working in the yard, going for long drives, hunting, ice fishing, and spending time with his fur babies Eclipse and Achilles.
Jerry had a great sense of humor. He loved getting to know people, and spending time with family and friends. He especially loved yelling at the TV while watching his sports teams. The LA Lakers, LA Rams, and LA Dodgers.
Jerry joined the Navy to fight for our freedom on December 29th, 1971. He served on the USS Okinawa off the coast of Vietnam.
Jerry is survived by his wife Teresia of Post Falls, his sons Skyler of Boise, Jairred of Post Falls, his stepson Nathaniel Norman of Coeur d’ Alene, and stepdaughter & husband Crystal & Shaun Brett of Newman Lake, grandchildren Amberlie, Grayson, and Creston, as well as his sister Janice Coe of Post Falls, brother Joe Franks of Post Falls, and many nieces, and nephews. He is preceded in death by his mother, father, sister, and brother.
Jerry will be dearly missed especially by his wife, and children, and everyone who knew him.