Barbara A. Franklin, nee Mahan, 72, of Tilden, IL, born July 8, 1949 in Belleville to the late Albert and Helen (Harper) Mahan, passed away on Wednesday May 11, 2022 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, IL. Miss Franklin was a home healthcare worker for senior citizens, She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.
She was also preceded in death by her son – Michael Franklin, two grandsons – Zachary and Noah Franklin, one sister – Ruby Wingerter and one brother – Albert “Jerry” Mahan.
Barbara is survived by one sister – Marilyn Mahan, one brother – Steve Mahan of Clarmin, IL and one grandson – Keith Voogt of Madison, WI. She is also survived by her beloved cat – Missy Marie.
Memorials: May be made to First Baptist Church in Tilden, IL or to the family.
Visitation: Friends and family will be gathering from 9 – 11 a.m. on Monday May 16, 2022 at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL.
Funeral: Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday May 16, 2022 at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL with Rev. Paul Hahn officiating. Interment will follow at Tilden Cemetery.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL is in charge of arrangements.