She was born on April 10, 1931 in Clarksfield, OH to the late Willis and Wilma (Clapp) Franklin.
Laura worked at Kent Sporting Goods in New London and the May Company in the Sandusky Mall.
She enjoyed reading, her flower gardens, and spending time with her family. Laura was a welled dressed and classy lady.
Laura is survived by her son, Thomas (Beatrice) Lilly; daughter, Lisa (Cathy Douglas) Lilly, both of New London; granddaughter, Lauren Lilly and grandson, Gabriel Lilly, both of New London; sisters, Lois Grosscup, Bucyrus, OH, and Joyce (Al) Perry, Cambridge, OH; and brother, Wilber “Butch” Franklin, Madison, TN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, David Franklin Lilly in 1988; husband, Bill Maclean; infant siblings, Donald Leroy Franklin and Carol Ann Franklin.
Private family graveside services will be held in Clarksfield Cemetery.
Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky is handling the arrangements. Condolences and gifts of sympathy may be made to the family by visiting toftfuneralhome.com.