OBITUARY

Francis Gerard Fleming Jr.

May 30, 1934February 20, 2021

Francis Gerard Fleming, Jr., 86, of Berthoud, Colorado died February 20, 2021 at his home. He was born May 30, 1934 in Boston, MA to Mary (Nolan) and Francis G Fleming Sr. Following his years of education, he served in Korea while in the United States Air Force. On August 5, 1958, he married Marilyn Poulsen in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Frank worked as an Air Traffic Controller until his retirement in 1989. He was a member of St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. He was involved in the Knights of Columbus and Stephen’s Ministry. He also volunteered his time at Longmont United Hospital. He loved playing golf and watching any Denver sports team. He loved his dogs, especially Elmo, Boaz and Darby.

Preceding him in death are his parents and his brothers Robert and Leonard Fleming.

He is survived by his wife Marilyn Fleming of Berthoud, CO; his sons Kevin (Susan) Fleming of Alamo, CA and Francis G. Fleming, III of Longmont, CO and his daughters Kathy (Jim) Burns of Birmingham, AL and Debbie (Bill) Anstine of Lincoln, NE. He is further survived by 10 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 3:00-5:00pm, followed by the recitation of the rosary at 5:00pm, both on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at the Howe Mortuary. Funeral services will be held at 10:00am on Friday, February 26, 2021 at St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Longmont. Burial will be at Ft Logan National Cemetery in Denver.

Contributions in his memory are requested to Stephens Ministry or the Knights of Columbus.

Please visit www.howemortuary.com to share memories and condolences with the family.

Services

1 March

Burial

11:15 am

Ft Logan National Cemetery

4400 W Kenyon Ave
Denver, CO 80236

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 25, 2021

  • Recitation of the Rosary

    Thursday, February 25, 2021

  • Catholic Funeral Service

    Friday, February 26, 2021

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