May 29, 1949-March 10, 2019
Claud Ferrell Middleton, age 69, of Franklin, Ohio, passed away, Sunday March 10, 2019 at Sycamore Medical Center. He was born in Streator, Illinois on May 29, 1949 to the late Orville and Beverley (Knapp) Middleton.
Claud was an Advisor for Franklin Aggies 4-H Club, 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor. He was part of the Emergency Medical Team at Vineyard Community Church. Claud was a Paramedic for 39 years and former member of the Franklin Emergency Squad. He worked at numerous private ambulance services and was a CPR/First Aid Instructor for 35 years.
Claud had a love for woodworking, carving and building things with his hands. He was always willing to help friends and strangers alike. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Barton Middleton.
Claud is survived by his wife of 34 years Karen Middleton; three sons, Claud (Terri) Meyers, Marc A. Middleton, Matt (Bailie) A. Middleton; daughter, Leslie (Matthew) Young; 7 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and brother, Milo Middleton.