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George J. Franz Jr., 83 of , Culver, Indiana, died at 1:15AM on September 20, 2008 at his home in Culver, Indiana. George was born to George Sr.and Lucille (Demmon) Franz on October 29, 1924.He was married to Maxine Sperry. She preceded him in death on June 26, 1997. George is survived by his son - Keith Franz of Culver, Indiana, daughter - Nancy Stanford of South Bend, Indiana, brother - Robert Franz of Kentucky, 5grandchildren, and 6great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father - George Franz Sr., mother - Lucille Franz, wife - Maxine Franz, 1 brother, and 1 sister.