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Jeffrey Allan Fransway

Jeffrey Allan Fransway

July 15, 2018

Jeffrey “Frenchy” Allan Fransway, died peacefully on July 15, 2018, in Bloomer, WI at Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Bloomer, at the age of 59, surrounded by family.

Jeff was born on March 16, 1959, to Roger and Sharon (Burgess) Fransway. Jeff was baptized and confirmed at our Saviors Lutheran Church in Chippewa Falls. He graduated from Chippewa Falls High School In 1977.

Following High School he worked for Mason Shoe Co. then at CT Film for 34 year, until he retired due to a medical disability. 

His children and grand girls remember him as an avid hunter and fisher. Jeff will be remembered by all as outdoorsman. He loved to fish and gave most of his catch away to his older friends who couldn’t fish any longer. He was very involved with his friends and family with hunting, fishing and playing cards. Jeff has attained the Honor of Eagle Scout in Boy Scouts, and on a Sunday night, you could find him being part of Camp Phillips Scout Night. Jeff was a member of Pheasants Unlimited and Muskies Inc. 

Funeral Services will take place at 12 p.m. (Noon) on Friday, July 20, 2018, at Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home, 1806 17th Ave, Bloomer, WI with Pastor Susan Anderson officiating. A reception will follow at the Main Street Cafe, downtown Bloomer. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Jeff’s life.

The family would like to thank Mayo Health Services for the wonderful care they provided for Jeff.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Jeanne Lynn Fransway.

Jeff is survived by his parents, Roger and Sharon Fransway of Chetek; children, Corey Fransway of Rice Lake, Billy (Shawna) Fransway of Cadott and Sheena (Branden) Harings of Chippewa Falls; his grand girls Haley, Harper and Hollyn; siblings, Jon (Janet) Fransway, of Chanhassen, MN, Joey (Shelley) Fransway, Springboro, OH, Jay Fransway of Superior and Jill Pitsch of Chippewa Falls; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and an abundant amount of friends.

Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home & Chippewa Valley Cremation Services of Bloomer, WI is serving the family.


10 a.m. until time of service at funeral home.


12 p.m. (noon) on Friday, July 20, 2018, at Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home.


  • Dawnette Hable So sorry for your loss! Frenchy will be greatly missed.

    July 18 at 8:19pm

  • Jennifer Armstrong Peace

    July 18 at 5:18pm

  • Priscilla Daniels Sorry to hear of Jeffs passing. I worked along side him many years at CT/Berry Plastics. Condolences to his family at this difficult time.

    July 18 at 1:41pm

  • Bill Anderson My deepest sympathy to the family, I knew Jeff since high school. He was always nice to me through the years every time I ran into him somewhere.
    your family is in our hearts and prayers.

    July 17 at 6:05PM

  • Larry Sobye & Lori Our prayers, sympathy and blessing go out to all family and friends of Jeff , he will be sorely missed by many. To Frenchy our favorite fish whisperer...Farewell for now my friend see you again...

    July 17 at 3:19PM

  • Marcia and Larry Larson So sorry Roger--Sharon and the family for your loss Jeff was a great guy lots of family in heaven to greet him Peace

    July 17 at 12:49PM

  • Don and Ruth Prayers and Hugs to the family of Jeff. He will be missed by your camping friends. Rest in peace no more pain .

    July 17 at 6:52AM

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