News and Tribune

January 15, 2014

Gary Franklin Aker

59; Clarksville

— Funeral services for Gary Franklin Aker, 59, Clarksville, will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with private burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at his home e following an illness.

 He was born May 29, 1954 in Rushville, to Bill and Beverly Aker. He was a furniture refinisher with Smith Furniture Company in Louisville and a member of Christ’s Community Church of the Nazarene, New Albany. 

Survivors include his mother, Beverly Aker; brothers, Steve Aker and his wife, Debbie, and Scott Aker and his wife, Jodi; and nieces, Carrie Franklin, and Leslie Faas.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bill Aker.         

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home. 

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