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Franklin C. Hislop


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Franklin C. Hislop  
Franklin Charles Hislop 72, passed away Tuesday, May 14 at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage from heart failure. Visitation is 1 p.m. Saturday at Glacier View Baptist Church. Funeral services follow at 2 p.m., Pastor Rick Wise Officiating. Interment is at Hickerson Memorial Park on Diamond Ridge. Family members to serve as Pallbearers.

Hislop was born Nov. 19, 1929 in Little Fork, Minn. In the late 1930s his family moved to Anchorage, where he lived most of his life. He was a high school graduate from Anchorage High School and retired from Anchorage Refuse in June 1990. He loved to hunt. His family said, "He was a big man loved by so many as a husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He will live on forever in the thousands of hearts he touched."

He is survived by his loving wife, Shirley Hislop; foster children Angel Scalph and Gracie Satterwhite; children, Steven Hislop and family, Kathy Taylor and family, Judy Kelsch and family, Melvin Hislop and family, Dennis Hislop and family, Michelle Hislop and family; step-children, Gwenn Pineda and family, Rodney Hoeldt and family, Robert Hoeldt and family, Randy Hoeldt and family, Leroy Hoeldt and family; sister, Vi. Dunlap and family; nieces and nephews, Debbie Bowles and family, Diana Lyons and family, Donald Lyons and family, Gary Deeter and family, Janelle Fleming and family, Darlene Deeter and family; and a host of lifetime friends.

Arrangements were by Anchorage Funeral Home.