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Francis A. Tanner, Jr.

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Francis was born on January 1, 1931 and passed away on Monday, October 10, 2016.

Francis was a resident of North Kingstown, Rhode Island at the time of passing.

He graduated from Newton MA High School.

He served during the Korean War in the United States Army.

Francis was married to Irene.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday October 13 from 4:00 - 7:00 PM at Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home Crematory 659 East Greenwich Avenue West Warwick. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Bernard Church 275 Tower Hill Road North Kingstown on Friday October 14 at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery North Kingstown.

Donations in his memory made to Hope Hospice Palliative Care Rhode Island 1085 North Main Street Providence RI 02904 would be appreciated. Remembrances may be shared online at carpenterjenks.com.