Peter Hall Franz Sr. – Wappingers Falls
Died peacefully at home in his sleep on February 24, 2021, surrounded by his family.
He was born June 28, 1946, in Yonkers, NY the son of Philip and Ruby (Henderson) Franz.
Pete went to Yonkers High School until 1963, he then joined the US Navy. Pete was honorably discharged in 1965.
Pete married Joann Howard and settled in Wappingers Falls, NY. He retired as a Boiler Operator at Grubb & Ellis.
He was an honorary member of the Knights of Columbus. Pete cherished fishing with his children and grandchildren. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends at Pete’s Place. Pete loved going for joy rides in his 2016 Corvette.
Predeceased by his parents Philip and Ruby Franz, as well as his daughter Teresa F Kelley and son in-law Nicolas A. Visconti Sr.
Survivors, in addition to his wife Joann Franz, include daughter, Christina Visconti; sons, Peter Franz II, fiancé Connie Brown, Brian Franz his wife Melissa Franz; his brother Philip and his wife Marylea Franz, sister Robi Franz.; along with 15 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A service of remembrance will be held from 2pm to 6pm on Saturday February 27th at McHoul Funeral home, Inc., 895 NY-82 Hopewell Junction NY 12533.