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David Francis (Doc)

Friday, 27 February 1948



Friday, 5 July 2024

On July 5th, suddenly at home. Aged 76yrs.

Much loved husband of Alexis.

Loved and respected dad of Grant(NSW) Chris(Spain) Sophie(Cromwell) Rachael(Melbourne) and Mark(Christchurch), father-in-law of Deborah, Jason Lee and Nicola.

Loving grandad of Luke and Stella, Noa and Iker, Eddie and Indie, Liam and Isaac and Max.

Brother and brother-in-law of Kevin and Eve, Noel and Diane, Marilyn and Alistar, Lester and Sylvia, Brendan and Esther, Adrian and the late Stephanie.

Rosary will be celebrated at St. Mary's Basilica, 65 Tyne Street, West Invercargill, at 5.30 on Thursday 11 July and Requiem mass at 10.30 on Friday 12th July.

Messages may be sent to 71 Millwood Glen, Mill Road, Invercargill,9871.

Please find a link to the livestream below


We were shocked to hear of Sean’s death. Such sadness for you all - our sincere condolences to everyone. At peace now with Paddy & Olive. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all.

Paul & Pauline Nally


Condolences Alexis and Family on the sudden loss of Doc. RIP
Wade & Judi Devine


Dear Alexis very sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Rest In Peace to your Doc. Anne-Marie & Mark Keville ❤️🙏

Anne-Marie & Mark Keville


Dear Alexis and family my thoughts are with you. Deepest sympathy

Bernette Hogan


Thinking of you all. What beautiful whanau legacy he has left.

Hera Fisher


Alexis. My thoughts are with you and your family at this time. I have many memories of David and Bill's escapades in those early days when they worked at the freezing works. Sorry i won't be able to be with you on Friday.

Jan Gibb


Dear Alexis and family. So very sad to hear of Doc's sudden passing. A man of few words but with a big heart. Ross and I are thinking of you, and send our love and hugs x

Trish and Ross Telfer


So sorry to read of Doc’s sudden death. Our thoughts are with you Alexis and all family members

Paul & Pauline Nally


Dear Alexis and families our thoughts are with you all at the Sudden loss of Doc.We will miss him on the Glen all his helpful advise on farming. He was always there when needed.Great for a chat also.Memories are our treasures.

Maurice Jill Skeggs


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