Funeral services for Michael Leo Francis, 45, of Bayley Road Massena will be held on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena, at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Colin Lucid officiating. The family will receive friends and family on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Louisville Community Cemetery. Michael passed away at home Saturday, August 28, 2010.
He is survived by his mother and step father, Betty and Floyd Murray of Massena; one daughter, Taylor at home; his loving companion and her two children, Kelly LaRock of Massena, Jolen LaRock of Ogdensburg, and Jordan Strathdee of West Chazy; five sisters, Brenda Francis of Massena, Bonnie Francis and her fiancée Charles Staffieri of New Jersey, Patti and her husband Patrick of North Bangor, Lisa and her husband Steve Furnace of Lousiville, and Sandra and her husband Paul Oatman of Antwerp; two brothers, Thomas and his wife Tammy Campbell of Russell, and Timothy Farquhar of Watertown; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his father, Leo Francis.
Michael was born June 13, 1965 in Massena, the son of Leo T. and Betty I. Butterbaugh Francis. He worked for the A.J. Missert, Inc. of Ogdensburg. Michael was a devoted father and loved spending time with his family. Michael also enjoyed hunting, riding his motorcycle and camping. He also loved spending time with his two dogs, Max and Marley.
Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com. Arrangements are under the direction the the Phillips Memorial Home, in Massena.