EAST ROCHESTER, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Charles Lloyd Francis, age 81, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born July 22, 1940 to the late Virginia (Price) Francis and Stanley Francis.
He is survived by his loving wife; Teresa Francis, they were married January 11, 2001. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son; Michael Francis, step-children; Tamara Gaul, Dawn Westover, Grandson; Donald Bennett, twelve step-grandchildren, and six step-great-grandchildren.
Charles was a Nascar fan, specifically Jeff Gordon. He also was a Cleveland Browns fan. He retired from Timken Steel after 38 years of service. Some of his best times were spent with his best friend; Jim Meader.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at Highland Memorial Park at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Dave Napier officiating.
In lieu of flowers please make donations in his honor to The American Heart Association.
Arrangements are being handled by Dean’s Funeral Home.
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A television tribute will air Wednesday, August 25 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.