Former New Glarus Football Coach Passes Away
January 16, 2020
We have received word that John Franz, of Bassett, WI, formerly of New Glarus, passed away on January 3, 2020. He was 83 years old.
Franz was an Industrial Arts Teacher at New Glarus High School and also served as the football coach from 1968-69, leading the team to the 1969 State Line League Championship. Known for his innovative coaching style, he will be fondly remembered by his players and students.