Jose G. Franco, Jr. “Jo-Joe” 43, passed away on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at his home in Greenwood, Indiana.
Born on November 29, 1977 in Honolulu, Hawaii he was the son of Joe and Carolyn (Long) Franco. He attended Plymouth High School graduating with the class of 1997.
Joe was a waiter for 18 years with the Hard Rock Café in Indianapolis and most recently O’Reilly’s Irish Restaurant. He enjoyed watching movies, basketball, the Indianapolis Colts, camping, spending time with his cat Lily and a rainy day. His friends from the Plymouth area were special to him and he made sure that he always stayed in touch with him.
He is survived by his father Jose Franco Sr. of Plymouth; sister Paige (Marc) Bollinger of Dallas, TX; brothers: Darren (Angie) Stevens and Shannon (Shanda) Stevens of Plymouth; as well as several nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews.
Joe is preceded in death by his mother Carolyn and his grandparents Orla and Louise Long.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday April 3, 2021 from 11-1 pm at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan Street, Plymouth.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Marshall County Humane Society, 11165 13th Rd. Plymouth, IN 46563.
PLEASE NOTE: For your protection, the entire funeral home staff will wear masks. It is mandated that family members and their guests do so as well.