Avarista Martina Franklin nee Hibbert age 94 of Wauconda. Beloved wife of the late Cecil Balentine Franklin for 30 years. Loving mother of Ajjie Shaw, Hixey Franklin, Neville (Patricia) Franklin, Wilmot Carl (Lurline) Franklin, Sandra (Ezric) Brown, Elizabeth Franklin and the late Desmond Franklin, Elma Dixon. Dear grandmother of 40. Great grandmother of 68. Great great grandmother of 8. Fond sister of Avalda Stephens and the late Mabel Samuels, Simon James and Evelyn James “Auntie Goodie.” Aunt and cousin of many.
Visitation Monday 10:00 am at Northwest Assembly of God Church, 900 N. Wolf Road, Mt. Prospect, IL 60056 followed by an 11:00 am Life Celebration Service. Interment Ridgewood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Journey Care Hospice at www.journeycare.org. appreciated. For more information 847.537.6600 or www.funerals.pro