David Paul Francis – Hinesburg

David Paul Francis, 58, passed away on May 16, 2015, in the UVM Medical Center after years of failing health. He was born on Oct. 7, 1956, son of Donald and Helen (Fisk) Francis. He leaves his mother, Helen Francis; sons, Paul (Lily) Norman, Michael Francis, and Jeremy (Hope) Grant; his four legged son, Meko; daughter, Melissa (Charles) Chapman; sisters, Sharron Flanigan, Connie (Schuyler) Stratton, Donna (Frank) Burroughs, Leona (Eric) Ross, and Deidra (Don) Folts; brothers, Donny Francis, and Terry (Bonnie) Francis; eight grandchildren; a large extended family; and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Donald Francis. A funeral service was held at St. Jude’s Church in Hinesburg on Saturday, May 30, 2015.