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Jacob R. Franze - 26

10/15/2021 - 10/15/2021

Homewood, Illinois

Jacob R. Franze. Age 26. Passed away October 5, 2021. Homewood resident formerly of Matteson and Richton Park. Attended Rich Central High School, Graduating from Homewood-Flossmoor High School Class of 2014. Installation Technician at PHC. Son of Francesca Franze, Nicholas Doerr and the late William Sciarratti. Brother of Maximilian, Eva and Anastasia Doerr. Grandson of Cynthia Gow, the late Roger (late Patricia) Franze and Gary (Diane) Doerr. Nephew of Paul Franze, Steve (Elena) Kozlowski, Dave (Michelle) Herndon, Gary (Brandi) Panozzo, Matt (Kristine) Cleland, Joseph (Cindy) Trotier, Josh (Victoria) Peck, Steve Doerr, Natalie Sanfratello, Marco Corradetti and the late Therese Panozzo. Cousin of Nicholaus (Stefanie) Kozlowski, Danielle Kozlowski, Dominick (Jaci) Franze, Anthony Herndon, Joshua (Erin) Herndon, Christopher Herndon, Christopher (Ariana) Neff, Andrew Panozzo, Juliana Sanfratello, Vincenzo Canali, Marco Corradetti Jr, Miranda Cleland, Avery Cleland, Miles Cleland and Penny Peck. Boyfriend of Callie McCarthy. Special friend of the late James Kalus. Beloved friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Friday October 22, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Services at funeral home Saturday 10:00 AM. Burial private. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Jacob’s name to the Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve, 1100 W. Ridge Road, Homewood, IL, 60430 or would be appreciated by the Franze family. Info 708-481-9230 and


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