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Dug Francis


Dug Francis

          It is with great sadness that the family of Douglas "Dug" Allison Francis announces his passing which occurred on July 3, 2019 in Sussex, NB. Born in Saint John, NB, on May 2, 1952, he was the son of the late Frederick Francis and Frances (Eveleigh) Francis.

          Dug is survived by his loving children: Martha Francis and her partner Craig Baillie of Saint John, NB, Matthew Francis and his wife Lori of Kingston, NB, and Josh Francis of Saint John, NB; cherished grandchildren: Meylee, Mary-Jane, Raymond, Seth and Molly; brothers: Dwight Francis and his wife Debbie of Hampton NB, and David Francis of Hampton, NB; sister-in-law Dolores Francis of Saint John, NB; several nieces and nephews; and many close friends that he loved as family.

          Arrangements have been entrusted to Sherwood’s Funeral Home and Life Tribute Centre (506-839-2156), 18 Scovil Road, Norton, NB where visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5 to 8pm and Wednesday from 12 to 2pm. A celebration of Dug’s life will be held on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 2:00pm from Sherwood’s Funeral Chapel. Private family Interment will take place at Riverbank Cemetery.

The family would like to invite you back to Dug's plane hanger at his home, 410 Route 845, Kingston to continue celebrating his life and exchanging memories. Camo attire is encouraged. 

Memorial donations in memory of Dug may be made to the The Constable Robb Costello Memorial Fund or to the memorial of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through

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Service Date
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Service Time
Service Location
Sherwood's Funeral Chapel, 18 Scovil Road, Norton

Tuesday, July 9 & Wednesday, July 10
Visitation Time
Tues 5 to 8pm; Wed 12 to 2pm
Visitation Location
Sherwood's Funeral Home

Burial Date
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Burial Time
following service
Burial Location
Riverbank Cemetery

Requested Charity
The Constable Robb Costello Memorial Fund