Mr. Charles H. Franke, 510 Monroe Street, Taft, passed away this morning in a Bakersfield hospital. He had resided here the past 35 years. Mr. Franke was born March 6, 1887 in Berlin, Germany. He is survived by his widow, Else of Taft; two daughters, Mrs. G.E. Caywood of Taft and Miss Bertha Franke of Porterville. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, October 23, at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Erickson and Brown Funeral Home. Burial will be in West Side District Cemetery.