Charles Albin Franson

Following a brief illness, Charles Albin Franson passed away August 21st, 2013 peacefully in Golden Hospital. Survived by wife Jackie and eight children; Jo-Anne, Kim (Dan), Penny (Tony), Julie (Thilo), Russell (Tracey), Kevin (Kathy), Jim and Mitch. Also survived by eight grandchildren – Karla, Eric (Caylee), Matthew, Ryley (Jackie), Amanda (Mike), Brady, Andrew and Delaney. Also five great-grandchildren; Mackenzie, Jayde, Gage, Summer and Jenna. Charlie was born in Invermere on November 2nd, 1925 and lived most of his life in Golden. Charlie was predeceased by his sister Elsa and brother Len and is survived by his brother Fred and sister Ivy.

Celebration of life to be held in early October.


He’s had it all

He’s done it all

He’s seen it all

He loved it all!