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Joan Rose Francis

by Legacy News

Ocala, FloridaUSA

Died January 22, 2021

Age 81


Joan Rose Francis, 81, fell asleep and awaits the return of Jesus Christ after a brief illness on January 22, 2021. She was surrounded by her loving family…

She was a magnificent broad who devoured life! She was smart, funny, kind, larger than life and had the most amazing ability to love and give and serve without condition…

After marrying Norman, an engineer, they moved to Huntington, CT. Joan became a teacher at St. Lawrence Catholic School. By the end of her career, she was teaching the children of students she had at the beginning of her career. She impacted the lives of generations of students as is evidenced, all these years later, by her vast collection of “world’s greatest teacher” coffee mugs…

Published in the Connecticut Post

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“Joan knew how to live life to its fullest, impacting everyone she met!… She was a champion of all in her circle-and her circle grew every single day… Thank you, Joan, for sharing your light!”

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