Franklin G. Parkhouse, 72, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, Feb. 24, 2012, at his home in Springwater.

Franklin G. Parkhouse, 72, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, Feb. 24, 2012, at his home in Springwater.


He was born in Warsaw on May 25, 1939, a son of the late George and Doris (Stowe) Parkhouse. He was also predeceased by a sister, Marilyn Pelow. On June 6, 1961, he was married to Elaine “Pat” (Higgins) Parkhouse, who survives.


Franklin was a carpenter for local No. 85 Carpenters Union in Rochester for 32 years.


Surviving in addition to his dear wife of 50 years, Pat; are two sons, David Parkhouse of Dansville and Randy Parkhouse of Florida; a granddaughter, Aerielle Parkhouse of Dansville; two sisters, Carol Andel of Florida and Joan Buffy of California.


A memorial service will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Hindle Funeral Home Inc., 271 Main St., Dansville.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Livingston County Hospice, 2 County Campus, Mt. Morris, NY 14510 or the Springwater Ambulance Company.