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Passed peacefully away at Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, NL, on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, MELVIN ROY FRANCIS of Garnish, NL, in his 79th year. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Dorothy, daughter Annie Davidson, Florida, USA, 3 grandchildren, Sarah, Kyle and David (Crystal and Family), 1 great grandchild Aiden: brother Reuben (Hazel), Garnish, brother in law Cedric Marsh (Meta), Garnish, sister in law Gladys Francis, Grand Bank; and a large circle of other relatives and friends.

Melvin is predeceased by his parents Morgan and Annie Francis, son Tommy, and brothers and sisters.

Resting at St. Giles Anglican Church, Garnish, on Saturday, Dec. 21, from 5 - 6 pm and 8:30 - 9 pm and Sunday, All day. The funeral service will be held at St. Giles’s Anglican Church, Garnish, on Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, 11:00 am. Interment will follow at the Anglican Church Cemetery in Garnish.

In Melvin’s memory, donations may be made to St. Giles’ Anglican Church, Garnish.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home – Creston South.
“Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion”
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Service Date
Monday, December 23, 2019
Service Time
11:00 AM
Service Location
St. Giles Anglican Church, Garnish, NL

Dec. 21 and Dec. 22, 2019
Visitation Time
Saturday, 5 - 9 PM and Sunday all day
Visitation Location
St. Giles Anglican Church, Garnish, NL

Burial Date
Dec. 23, 2019
Burial Time
11:00 AM
Burial Location
Anglican Church Cemetery, Garnish, NL

Requested Charity
In Lieu of flowers donations to St. Giles Anglican Church, Garnish