John “Frankie” Gunn

January 8, 2018

John “Frankie” Gunn, 71, Of Michigantown, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018 at his home.  He was born on June 22, 1946 in Frankfort to John W. and Dorothy M. (Evans) Gunn.  He attended Clinton Central Schools.  He married Peggy Reynolds on January 23, 1981 in Michigantown and she preceded him in death on May 25, 2007.  Frankie was a Heavy Equipment Operator for the Indiana State Highway Department for 37 years retiring in 2002.  He was a member of the Frankfort Eagles Lodge Aerie #976, the Moose Lodge #7 and enjoyed hunting.

Memorial donations may be made in Frankie’s honor to the Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort to assist with final expenses.

Visitation and Services

A Memorial Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. Friday, January 12, 2018 at the Eagles Lodge Aerie #976 in Frankfort.  Burial will be in Whiteman Cemetery at a later date.

Survived by:

Survivors include Daughters:  Toni (Dale) Moss of Michigantown, Sandi (Tony) Stingley of Dayton, & Jamie (Jared) Bray of Michigantown;  Son:  Richard (Charlotte) Montgomery of Pflugerville, TX;  Sister:  Bridget Gunn (Cletis Crick) of Kirklin;  Granddaughters:  Tiffany (Collin) Leier of Frankfort & Candice Stingley of Dayton;  Grandsons:  Tyler Montgomery of Pflugerville, TX, Mathew Stingley of Dayton, & Nate Bray of Michigantown / Sheppard Air Force Base in Texas;  Great Grandson:  Clayton Leier of Frankfort.  A Nephew, 2 Nieces, and 2 Great Nieces also survive.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.


Leave your Condolences

11 Condolences for “John “Frankie” Gunn”

  1. Beth Shaff January 9, 2018 at 7:48 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Sue Wellman Fall January 9, 2018 at 8:10 pm

    Bridget, I am so sorry to hear about Frakie’s passing. My condolences to his family. He will be missed!

  3. Sandy (Stewart) Glover January 9, 2018 at 9:30 pm

    I am so sorry to hear about Frankie. My prayers are with all the family.

  4. Jane Laughner January 10, 2018 at 12:34 am

    My heart breaks for you Bridget❤️Frankie & you were part of my childhood . A wonderful part… RIP Frankie.. Fly high..

  5. Phyllis & Doug Ridenour January 10, 2018 at 8:07 am

    Sorry for your loss. I will miss seeing him around Michigantown

  6. Joan Strange January 10, 2018 at 10:42 am

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family l

  7. Lori Meagher. January 10, 2018 at 3:31 pm

    I am so sorry for ur loss. He will be missed. Love u all.

  8. Douglas Schimmel January 10, 2018 at 3:58 pm

    I had the distinct pleasure of working with Frankie on the State Highway Department many years ago. We shared many a laugh, and I enjoyed being around him a great deal. As we say down home, he was good people. RIP, old friend. Heartfelt condolences to your friends and family.

  9. Nancy Barnett Colby January 10, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    What memories I still have from being around your brother. The 60’s were great for all the kids in our neighborhood.
    My prayers and thoughts to you Bridget and family.

  10. Connie Stevens King January 12, 2018 at 4:50 pm

    To Frankie’s family: So sorry that you loss your love one . Back in the 60’s and 70’s Frankie help to keep Michigantown hopping. He always had a smile on his face and spoke to everyone. Watch out if he didn’t like you. He will be missed. God be with his family as they go through this stage of life.Good bye Frankie, thanks for all the good talks that we had when we were younger.! Love to all .

  11. Susan Lee January 15, 2018 at 5:41 pm

    Sorry for your loss.

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