Frank G. Francis, 87

Frank passed away peacefully on April 2, 2020. He was born in Greenwich on January 15, 1933 to George Francis and Mamie LaBella, and was a life long resident of Cos Cob.

He joined the Army in 1951 and was honorably discharged in 1953. He began a long career at Machlett Laboratories and ran a landscaping business for many years after he retired.

Frank was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Evelyn Rea Francis, his sister Mary Urso and brother Peter Francis.

He was a longtime member of the Griff Harris Golf Club and the Piedmont Club of Darien. He was an avid bowler, golfer, and enjoyed playing in his weekly bocce league.

Frank loved spending time with his friends and family, and will be remembered for his kindness, generosity and love of life. He was always there to lend a hand to anyone in need. He is survived by his son George Francis (Amie Heithaus), daughter Natalie Frenz (Billy) and his beloved granddaughters, Jaclyn Rea Francis and Allison Dorothea Frenz.

He was a true gentleman and will be greatly missed.