Edward L. "Tedo" Francis Jr., age 76, died Feb. 9, 2013, at his home in Plymouth with his loving wife Jean (Caruso) by his side. He was the son of the late Edward L. and Margaret (Ford) Francis Sr. Tedo grew up in Dover, attended the Charles River School, Milton Academy, and Harvard College (Class of 1959), and was a lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps. An avid boater, Tedo spent much of his time with Jean on or near the water. They were longtime residents of Plymouth, where he volunteered at Plimoth Plantation and the Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra. He was the loving father of Judith W. Martin of Norfolk, Edward L. "Todd" III and his wife Carla of Norton and Jennifer Francis Mintzer and her husband William of Sherborn; cherished grandfather of Chelsea, Olivia and Rachel Martin, Justin Partington, Edward L. "Ted" IV and Samantha Francis, and Victoria, Allison and Charlotte Mintzer; beloved brother of Marion and husband Richard Thornton and Charlie and wife Becky Francis and brother-in-law of Richard and Geraldine Hagan. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services will be in the hearts of his family. For more info and online guest book, please visit www.cartmellfuneralhome. com.
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Published in The Dover Press from Feb. 14 to Feb. 21, 2013