D. Lorraine (Welte) Franklin

January 13, 1939 ~ July 19, 2020 (age 81)



D. Lorraine Franklin (nee Welte) of Willow Grove, PA. died Sunday July 19, 2020 in her family home surrounded by loved ones. She was 81 years old. Lorraine was met with open arms by her beloved husband John and their sons Johnny and Steven. She is survived by her daughters Sharon Clinton, Kathy Oswalt (Mark) and Lynn O’Donnell (Jeffery), her grandchildren Nichole, Mark, Justin, Samantha, Christopher, and her great granddaughter Rylee. Sister of Raymond Welte, Joseph Welte, Sally Ann McDermott, Butch Welte, Sister Ann Raymond (Dolly) and the late Marie McDonald. Lorraine was a woman driven by compassion with the ability to produce a smile on any face and will continue to do so through her stories and memories, she will be missed by many friends and family. 

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary at Camilla Hall,100 Maxis Drive Malvern PA 19355

Memorial Mass on

Thursday December 2, 2021


St. David RC Church, 316 Easton Road, Willow Grove PA 19090

Burial of Urn to follow in 

Calvary Cemetery

235 E Matsonford Rd, Conshohocken, PA 19428

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Memorial Mass
December 2, 2021

10:30 AM
St. David RC Church
316 Easton Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090

December 2, 2021

12:00 PM
Calvary Cemetery
235 E Matsonford Rd,
Conshohockern, PA 19428

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