Franklin Angel Caras

19 Jan 1934 - 28 Apr 1967


Franklin Angel Caras

19 Jan 1934 - 28 Apr 1967
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

April 16, 2013 1:50 am • Daily Herald0 'Together Again' Cathlene Annie Carter Caras 1937 ~ 2013 Cathlene Annie Carter Caras, 76, of Benjamin, Utah, peacefully left the cares of this world on April 14, 2013 surrounded by her loved ones on both sides of the veil. She was born February 24, 1937 to Re
Register to get full access to the grave site record of Franklin Angel Caras
Terms and Conditions

We want you to know exactly how our service works and why we need your registration in order to allow full access to our records.

terms and conditions

Contact Permissions

We’d like to send you special offers and deals exclusive to BillionGraves users to help your family history research. All emails ​include an unsubscribe link. You ​may opt-out at any time.

Thanks for registering with!
In order to gain full access to this record, please verify your email by opening the welcome email that we just sent to you.
Sign up the easy way

Use your facebook account to register with BillionGraves. It will be one less password to remember. You can always add an email and password later.


Life Information

Franklin Angel Caras


Benjamin Cemetery

8435 S 3200 W
Benjamin, Utah, Utah
United States

Headstone Description

Franklin Angel: Col. U.S. Air Force, Vietnam Married: 28 Nov, 1958 Sealed: 4 Jan, 1978


July 2, 2011


June 27, 2011

Nearby Graves

Nearby GravesTM

Some family members have different last names, but they’re still buried relatively close to one another. View grave sites based on name, distance from the original site, and find those missing relatives.

Upgrade to BG+

Find more about Franklin Angel...

We found more records about Franklin Angel Caras.


Relationships on the headstone


Relationships added by users


Grave Site of Franklin Angel


Franklin Angel Caras is buried in the Benjamin Cemetery at the location displayed on the map below. This GPS information is ONLY available at BillionGraves. Our technology can help you find the gravesite and other family members buried nearby.

Download the free BillionGraves mobile app for iPhone and Android before you go to the cemetery and it will guide you right to the gravesite.
android Google play phone_iphone App Store



Obituary message found in Harold Extra

Contributor: Cadmonkeyslc Created: 9 months ago Updated: 9 months ago

April 16, 2013 1:50 am • Daily Herald0 "Together Again" Cathlene Annie Carter Caras 1937 ~ 2013 Cathlene Annie Carter Caras, 76, of Benjamin, Utah, peacefully left the cares of this world on April 14, 2013 surrounded by her loved ones on both sides of the veil. She was born February 24, 1937 to Reuben Eldridge Carter and Marinda Annie Menlove in Spring Lake, Utah. She married the man of her dreams, Col. Franklin A. Caras, on November 28, 1958 in Henderson, Nevada and began their life together in the United States Air Force. She became a part of a new family that she dearly loved. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Provo Temple on January 4, 1978. They were blessed with four children as they were transferred around the country, knowing they were doing their duty to God and Country. Her life was given to serving others, following the example of her Savior. She served in numerous capacities in the community, and in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving as a ward and stake relief society president, and most importantly, as a devoted visiting teacher. She is survived by her children: Anna Marie and David White; Tony and Lori Caras; Cathy and Kelly Finnegan; and Christopher and Marie Caras; along with 12 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and was Mom' or Grandma' to countless others. Siblings: Fonnie Carter, William Carter (Jeanine); Verna Taylor (Andrew, deceased); Iona Spainhower (Merrin, deceased); Mac Carter (Michal), Curtis Carter (Geri). Preceded in death by her parents; her husband and his parents, Angel and Mary Caras.Siblings: Grove Carter; Dan Carter; Oliver and Rowene Knapp. She also leaves behind her beloved Caras brothers and sisters. Viewing to be held at the Benjamin Ward building on Wednesday April 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, and one hour before services. Funeral held on Thursday April 18 at 11:00 AM. Interment follows at the Benjamin Cemetery.

Life timeline of Franklin Angel Caras

Franklin Angel Caras was born on 19 Jan 1934
Franklin Angel Caras was 6 years old when The Holocaust: The first prisoners arrive at a new concentration camp at Auschwitz. The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered some six million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945. Jews were targeted for extermination as part of a larger event involving the persecution and murder of other groups, including in particular the Roma and "incurably sick", as well as ethnic Poles and other Slavs, Soviet citizens, Soviet prisoners of war, political opponents, gay men and Jehovah's Witnesses, resulting in up to 17 million deaths overall.
See More
Franklin Angel Caras was 19 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
See More
Franklin Angel Caras died on 28 Apr 1967 at the age of 33
Grave record for Franklin Angel Caras (19 Jan 1934 - 28 Apr 1967), BillionGraves Record 34388 Benjamin, Utah, Utah, United States