Lenard Marton Francis, 85, of Terre Haute, died peacefully surrounded by his children on the morning of Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 12:13 a.m. in Union Hospital. He was born March 6, 1932, in Terre Haute.
Lenard was retired as an installer for ADT security. He was a member of the Oregon Baptist Church.
Lenard was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Marie Francis, who passed away Feb 22, 2011. They had been married for 60 years. Also preceding him in death are his parents, Benjamin Francis of Indiana and Mona Blanche Douglas of Indiana; his grandchild, Brian; and many brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his son, Chris (Angie) Francis; daughters, Linda Berry and Sharon (Frank) Thompson; his grandchildren, Dustin, Courtney, Tim and Ryan; as well as nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2017, from 4 until 8 p.m. at DeBaun Springhill Chapel with funeral services on Wednesday May 3, 2017, at 11 a.m. with Fred Harrison officiating. Burial will follow at Hull Cemetery.
Published on April 29, 2017