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Frances Dewey Canane, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1929
Death: Dec. 29, 2009

CANANE, FRANCIS DEWEY, JR., 80, of Jonesport, died Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at a Jonesport nursing home. He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts on March 2, 1929 to Francis D. and Bertha (Rainville) Canane, Sr. He was a retired salesman and also ran the Knotty Inn and Canane's Farm Gardens in Leicester, Massachusetts. He was an Army Veteran serving as First Lieutenant and commander of a medical unit in South Korea. He was Catholic by faith. Francis enjoyed model railroading, reading, especially history and sports, training race horses and was an avid Boston Red Sox and New England Patriot fan. He is survived by two sons, Robert Michael Canane, Loxahatchee, FL, Brian David Francis Canane, Northfield, ME; four daughters, Charlene Brennan-Canane, Dudley, MA, Sandra Lee Girouard, Spencer, MA, Suellen Smith, Leicester, MA, Lisa King, Jonesport, ME; grandchildren, Sharon Grieve, Reginald Girouard, Jeremy and Jonathan Smith, Michael, Justin and Kylee King, Laurie Kmon, Paul Brennan, Brian, Katelynn and Jason Canane, Francis and Gabrielle Canane, Sean Canane and Timothy Canane; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his wife of 52 years, June (Mondor) Canane; brother, Robert Michael Canane; grandson, Jerod Andrew Smith. A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 6, 2010 from 12:00PM to 1:30PM with a service immediately following at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Machias, ME. Interment will follow at the Bayview Cemetery, Jonesport, ME. 
Bayview Cemetery
Washington County
Maine, USA
Created by: John W. Van Dyke
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54971508
Frances Dewey Canane, Jr
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