Francis Deming Obituary 1934-2023

Francis Deming

Francis Deming, of Tolland, MA, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 5, 2023, surrounded by his loving family at their winter home in Oldsmar, FL. Francis was 88 years old.

Francis was born in Winsted, CT on August 30, 1934. He was predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Dorcas Deming and his brother, Robert Deming.

He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Judith Deming (Middleton), of Otis, MA, as well as 4 children, Edwin (Cheryl), James (Maryann), Timothy (Evelyn) and Mary (Mark). He also leaves behind 11 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Francis graduated from the Lenox Prep School for Boys. He was then drafted into the Army as an MP. After the Army, he worked for Hebert Construction for 29 years, then was a foreman for Walgren Tree for a number of years. Francis had a farm stand for a number of years, which he loved doing as it gave him the opportunity to meet new people.

Francis had a passion for gardening, hunting and fishing. He also took great pride in helping others.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date, the announcement will be made when the date and time are finalized.

Published by The Berkshire Eagle on Apr. 1, 2023.