Dantae Raenez Franklin, 24, of Leavenworth, Kansas tragically lost his life on Sunday, August 6, 2017 in K.C., Mo.

Dantae Raenez Franklin, 24, of Leavenworth, Kansas tragically lost his life on Sunday, August 6, 2017 in K.C., Mo.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017 at the Sunflower Missionary Baptist Church, 1708 5th Ave, Leavenworth with funeral service at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Mt. Muncie Cemetery.
Dantae was born May 6, 1993 to Yvette Green and Gaylord Franklin, both of Leavenworth. Dantae graduated in 2011 from Leavenworth High. He was a crew member at Arby’s restaurant. Dantae was a kind, loving, caring soul that touched the hearts of many. His smile lit up the room and brought comfort to all. He had a love for his family, cooking, football, music and movies. Always quite the Jokester but a spiritual soul. Dantae will be sadly missed and forever loved.
Dantae is survived by his mother Yvette Green, Leavenworth, maternal grandparents Thelma Davis and Herbert Green, Leavenworth, paternal grandparents Joann Douse, K.C. Mo. and Gaylord Franklin Sr., Hagerstown, Maryland, four sisters, Deara Franklin, Destiny Franklin, Diamonique Franklin, Leavenworth, Desarae Franklin, K.C. Mo., two brothers, Deandre Green, Leavenworth, Ruesean Franklin, K.C. Mo., two nieces, Kaylee and Ziera, three nephews, Kaivion, Kayden, Zyon, a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Dantae is preceded in death by his father Gaylord and brother Dawon.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden-Larkin Funeral Home and Cremation Services.