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Mark Francis Jr.

April 25, 1976 — June 19, 2021

Mark Lyle Francis, Jr. of Sheffield, VT passed away unexpectedly at the Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, NH on June 19, 2021 at the age of 45 with his family by his side.

He was born in St. Johnsbury, VT on April 25, 1976 to Mark, Sr. and Virginia (Coons) Francis.

He was an avid hunter, fisherman and Patriots football fan.  He also had a growing love for the Red Sox baseball team.  In his final years he loved driving his ’99 Camaro, screeching tires whenever possible.

Survivors include his girlfriend, Jenny Nelson of Ryegate, VT; his 3 daughters, Lauren Martin and husband Jared of Sheffield, VT, Micayla Francis of Sheffield, VT and Elizabeth Francis of Woodsville, NH; his father, Mark Francis, Sr. and his mother, Virginia Francis of Sheffield, VT; his sister, Pamela Francis and fiancé, Brian Doran of Walpole, MA; nieces, Gwen and Vivian Henderson and nephew, Nick Henderson all of Walpole, MA.

Mark is predeceased by his grandparents, Lawrence and Arlene Francis and Richard and Margaret Coons.

Calling hours will be Thursday, June 24, 2021 from 4-6 pm at the Guibord-Pearsons Funeral Home, 15 Main Street, Lyndonville, VT.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family followed by a celebration of life.

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Thursday, June 24, 2021

4:00 - 6:00 pm

Guibord-Pearsons Funeral Home

15 Main St, Lyndon, VT 05851

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