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Charles A. Francis

June 25, 1940 ~ June 8, 2022 (age 81)

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Charles lived a simple life and was all about his family and friends

Charles A. Francis was born to James W. Francis and Thelma Virginia Francis on June 25, 1940.

He attended Piermont Elementary and Tappan Zee High School, in Piermont, New York.  He participated in sports and played football.  He was an alumni of Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia, where he received his B.S. degree in Accounting.

He was a Senior Tax Auditor for the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.  Charles retired after 29 years with the service and received the Albert Gallatin Award for his work.  His major hobby was woodworking.  He enjoyed making furniture and turning bowls and making Shaker boxes.  He also enjoyed playing golf.

He and Gloria would have been married 59 years come August 24th of this year.  They have one son, Jeffrey.

 

 

 

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Services

Funeral Mass
Monday
June 20, 2022

10:30 AM
St Theresa Catholic Church

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