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Francis A. Rice

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“May the fond memories of your father comfort you during this difficult time. ”
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“Dear Pam,Sorry to hear about your father. With Sympathy, Joan Pyfrom ”
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Francis was born on July 28, 1920 and passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2017.

Francis was a resident of Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

Fran served 6 years in the military as a Navy aviation ordinance man stationed in the Pacific theater during WWII.

He also leaves nine grandchildren Vicki, Scott, Christine, Jennifer, Melissa, Elizabeth, Eileen, Gregory and Gordon as well as 14 great grandchildren. Per Fran's wishes, there are no funeral services.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heath Fire Department by mail or at the gathering.