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Gerald "Jerry" Francis

August 7, 1931 ~ July 12, 2022 (age 90) 90 Years Old


Francis, Gerald “Jerry” A resident of Moon Twp for 60 years passed away on Tuesday, July 12, 2022. Born August 7, 1931 in Cleveland, OH to the late Mona (Keith) and Gerald Francis. Beloved husband of 55 years to Linda Pavlak Francis. Cherished father of Brian (Angie) and Randy (Caryn) Francis. Grandfather of Jet Skylar, Max and Ivy. Brother of Marian Long of Seattle, WA, Julie Crater of Potomac, MD and the late Chaplain Don Francis. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Jerry served in the Korean War where he was in Air Traffic Control. He was a pilot for Allegheny/US Airways for 31 years. He was also a seaplane pilot and taught both of his sons to fly. Jerry was also an avid bike rider,  As per Jerry’s wishes, Services and Interment will be Private. Arrangements entrusted to R.D. Copeland Funeral Home, Coraopolis.   

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