Francis Paul De Lorenzo Sr., 83, of Artisan Lane, went to "catch the Westbound" Aug. 13, 2013, at Speare Memorial Hospital, in Plymouth, N.H. Fran owned and operated F.P. De Lorenzo and Sons Company in East Bridgewater, Mass., for many years and then F.P. De Lorenzo Welding in Plymouth, N.H., for many years. Francis was a U.S. Air Force Korean War
veteran. Fran is survived by his children, Francis P. De Lorenzo Jr. of Hanson, Mass., Christine Tina Davey of Plympton, Mass., Rosanne Brown of Warren, N.H., Thomas De Lorenzo of Plymouth; stepchildren, Dianna Dolan of Kingsfield, Maine, Dana Fowler of Plympton, Mass., James Fowler of Assonet, Mass.; eleven grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 12 Langdon St., Plymouth, Friday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home Saturday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. The Rev. Michael Trembley, pastor of the Amazing Grace Fellowship in Bristol, will officiate. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. To sign Franciss "Book of Memories", please go to www.mayhewfuneralhomes. com.