From the Aberdeen Police Department:
The Aberdeen Police Department is mourning the loss of Detective Mark Franklin. Detective Franklin died yesterday after battling cancer since the first of the year. Detective Franklin was a thirteen-year veteran of the force, serving as the department’s crime scene technician. Before joining the Aberdeen Police Detective Franklin served two years with the Maryland Transportation Authority Police. Mark was a true professional and will be greatly missed.
Detective Franklin is survived by his wife and four children.
The following are the arrangements for Detective Franklin.
Viewing: Sunday, September 23rd 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM and Monday September 24th 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at McComas Funeral Home, 1317 Cokesbury Road, Abingdon, MD 21009.
Services: Tuesday, September 25th at 10:00 AM at Mountain Christian Church, Cook Auditorium, 1824 Mountain Road, Joppa, MD 21085.
Interment: Tuesday September 25th following the service at Mountain Christian Cemetery, 1824 Mountain Road, Joppa MD 21085