November 4, 1947 - June 25, 2021
Sandra Leigh "Sandy"Franks, 73, of Ewing, died at home on June 25, 2021 with her loving family by her side. The daughter of the late Walter and Roxane (Bishop) Ford, Sandy was born in Englishtown and lived in Ewing prior to moving to Lawrence Township 40 years ago.She was a graduate of Ewing High School. She received her Associate's Degree from Mercer County Community College and then went on to complete her Bachelor's Degree in Education at Trenton State College. Sandy was a claims examiner for the New Jersey Department of Labor, retiring in 2016. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Good Counsel RC Church and a member of the Ewing Township Women's Club for 30 years. Sandra loved gardening and traveling. She was predeceased by her parents, a brother Patrick and her sister Sherrill. Sandy is survived by her husband of 44 years, W. Edward Franks Sr., step-sons and spouses Walter Edward Franks, Jr. and Colleen, Scott Douglas Franks, Sr. and Dawn, step-son Gregory Allan Franks, step-daughter and her spouse Linda Lee Trickey and Ronald, her brothers and spouses, Matthew and Nancy Ford and John and Kim Ford, her sisters and spouses Terra and Paul Newman and Trudy and Matt Guagliardo and her sister Mary Lou Ford-Sloper, 8 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be from 6:00 - 8:00 Pm at the Murphy Funeral Home 935 Parkway Ave., Ewing on Thursday July 1, 2021. Funeral services will be at the funeral home on Friday July 2 at 11:00 Am. Entombment will follow at Ewing Church Cemetery Scotch Rd., Ewing. Sandra's family has requested that memorial donations in her memory be made to the: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at: https://givenow.lls.org/give/342076/#!/donation/checkout.
Sandra Leigh "Sandy"Franks, 73, of Ewing, died at home on June 25, 2021 with her loving family by her side. The daughter of the late Walter and Roxane (Bishop) Ford, Sandy was born in Englishtown and lived in Ewing prior to moving to... View Obituary & Service Information
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