Francis Jankowski
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"JANKS" JR. OF SOUTH BOSTON, Suddenly March 26, 2021. Beloved husband of his wifey Sophie Jankowski. Devoted son of Francis "Big Frank" & Joannie Jankowski (Carey). Dear brother of Amy Jankowski. Also lovingly survived by his 2nd family Debbie, Barry & Adam Culkin & their family. Also will be deeply missed by his nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends. Visiting hours will be held in St. Monica's Church, 331 Old Colony Ave, South Boston Monday from 4-8 P.M. Followed by a Mass of Christian burial Tuesday at 10A.M. Interment with honors at The Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 1 P.M. Proud member of the 3rd Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment & Boston Fire Department. In lieu of Flowers donations may be made to Operation Homefront, 21 Franklin St, Suite 2, Quincy, MA 02169. For online guestbook casperfuneralservices.com



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Published in Boston Herald on Apr. 4, 2021.
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Mass of Christian Burial
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Interment
01:00 PM
The Massachusetts National Cemetery
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May 1, 2021
Joannie, although I haven't seen you in over 40 years, I felt a stab in my heart when I heard about your son. I'm so, so sorry. You, Frankie and the
entire Jankowski and Carey families are in my thoughts and prayers as you
move forward during this difficult time.
My Sincere Condolences,
Mary Ellen Connolly (Antonova)
Mary Ellen Connolly
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April 12, 2021
I am heartbroken to hear about the loss of your son Francis Jr. Sending thoughts and prayers for strength as you find your way through each day.
Sandra Nieves
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April 8, 2021
Southie Street Ball legend, World traveler and American Hero! Will never be another like him!
Old School Southie
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April 6, 2021
You served with Honor, and fought when asked. You've earned your rest. I hope you find your peace.
Jeremiah Sparks/USMC
Jeremiah sparks
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April 6, 2021
You served with Honor, and fought when asked. You've earned your rest. I hope you find your peace.
Jeremiah sparks
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April 5, 2021
Carole Delavault
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April 5, 2021
Switzerland, Normandy, Slovenia, memories are coming back. Your smile, your kindness, your humor, your good heart. Thank you for your visits to Europe, for spending time with Milan after Will passed away, Thank you, merci, merci. Repose en paix Frankie. You will never be forgotten.
Carole Delavault
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April 5, 2021
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April 5, 2021
Frankie,

The last fond memorys I have was you playing baseball with Jamesey boy on the street and bringing Ivan to Carson beach to go swimming at sunset back in 2018 before we returned home to Ireland. Little did we know that was last time we would get to see you. We will forever cherish those memories.
Back in 2009 you came and stayed with me in Ireland for 6 weeks before you travelled around Europe. I had such a laugh as we danced the night away and you drank me under the table in true Irish style. You were part of my family and always will be. You were a genuine guy who looked out for everyone that was lucky enough to meet you. You will be forever in our thoughts and hearts.

Until we meet again sleep tights Janks x
Carol Glynn
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April 5, 2021
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April 4, 2021
Until we meet again my dear Frankie ❤
Jo-Anne Folk
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April 4, 2021
My thoughts and prayers are with the Jankowski family and all of Frankie's friends. His loss is felt deeply by my family and he will remain forever in my prayers. "A faithful friend is a sturdy shelter, he who finds one finds a treasure, a faithful friend is beyond price, no sum can balance his worth. (Sirach 6, 14)
Cyndy Chapin
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April 4, 2021
My Lil Frankie,
You were like a son to me, you were my protector and Lindsay’s too! You were always there for both of us and spent so many nights sleeping across the street to make us feel safe! I don’t know how I’m going to push forward without you here, my heart is truly broken and empty. I was so proud of the man you became, fighting for our Country and then working for the Fire Department, you always put others first no matter what you did! Please guide me from above and give me the strength to get thru the most devastating loss I’ve ever faced, I need your help now more than ever! I’ll cherish our time together, whether it was watching sports or just hanging out together laughing; you were my Buddy and my cherished nephew! My life will never be the same without you Frankie, I love and miss you so much!!
Love always,
Auntie Ellen
Ellen Carey-Felton
Family
April 4, 2021
Our dear “ Baby Frankie”,
You were a beautiful baby who grew to be a wonderful young man with a beautiful soul.
Rest In Peace, godson. We love you.
Uncle Bobby and Auntie Linda
April 3, 2021
May loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)
April 3, 2021
Frankie and Jeanne my heart aches for you I am so so sorry love you Joe Callahan
Joe and Judy Callahan
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April 2, 2021
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