Franklin Colon, a beloved member of our community, passed away on October 25, 2023, in Philadelphia, PA. He was known for his intelligence, sense of humor, and his deep love for his family. Franklin's life will be celebrated and remembered during a series of events.
The first event, a visitation, will take place on November 1, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Compagnola Funeral Home on 4405-07 North 5th St. in Philadelphia. It will provide an opportunity for friends and family to come together to share their memories and pay their respects.
On November 2, 2023, there will be a viewing at Visitation BVM Catholic Church located at 300 E Lehigh Ave in Philadelphia. This event will commence at 9:30 AM and end at 10:30 AM. It will be followed by a Mass at the same location from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM. The Mass will be a solemn celebration of Franklin's life and the impact he had on those around him.
Following the Mass, Franklin will be laid to rest at Greenmount Cemetery in Philadelphia. A burial service will be held from 12:15 PM to 1:00 PM on November 2, providing an opportunity for family and friends to say their final goodbyes.
Franklin Colon was born on March 23, 1967. Throughout his life, he brought joy and laughter to those around him with his quick wit and infectious personality. He had a special talent for making people smile even in the darkest of times.
Franklin's greatest joy came from being with his family. He cherished every moment spent with his loved ones and was always there to offer support, guidance, and laughter. His dedication as a family man was unparalleled, leaving behind cherished memories that will be treasured for generations to come.
In addition to his role as a devoted family man, Franklin excelled in intellectual pursuits. Known for his intelligence, he approached every challenge with a determination and a thirst for knowledge. He was not only an inspiration to his family but also to those who had the privilege of knowing him.
Franklin Colon's passing has left a void in the hearts of all who knew him. He will be deeply missed, and his memory will live on through the love and kindness he shared with others.
In honor of Franklin's life, please join us in celebrating his legacy. May we find solace in the memories we hold dear and the impact Franklin had on our lives. As we come together to pay our respects and bid farewell, let us remember him as the remarkable individual he was.