On November 17, 2012, Ray Francis, beloved husband of Patty Francis; devoted father of Heather A. Blevins and her husband Brent and Kristin M. Tabor and her husband John; loving son of JD Francis and Joanne Penman; cherished grandfather of Hanna, Noah, Johnny and Nathan; dear brother of Donna Martinek and Ken Francis. Mr. Francis retired at the rank of SGT from the Maryland Transportation Authority Police after 25 years of service.
A funeral service will be held at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk, Inc., 7922 Wise Ave. on Wednesday at 10 AM. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday and Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Special Olympics of Maryland, 8300 Guilford Rd., Suite A, Columbia, MD 21046.