Franklin Ites, 81, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at the North Iowa Mercy Medical Center. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at the First United Methodist Church, 619 Main St., Iowa Falls, Iowa. A time of visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 at Linn's Funeral Home, 1521 Washington Avenue, Iowa Falls. A Masonic Memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. also Thursday at the funeral home. Private family burial will be held at a later date in the Northlawn memory Gardens Cemetery, Iowa Falls. Memorials may be directed to the family c/o his wife: Marlys Ites, 14394 Highway 65 South, Lot 74, Iowa Falls, Iowa 50126. The Linn's Funeral Homes Iowa Falls Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements.