Retired U.S. Marine Corps. Lt. Col. David D. Francis, 91, of Warrenton, passed away on June 15, 2020 and is now reunited with his beloved wife, Shirley K. Francis.
A Citadel graduate, lifetime Marine, entrepreneur and IT consultant, Dave lived and loved life to the fullest in the happiest state. He was talented woodworker, who loved the water and gardening. He loved all the time with family and friends at his Rehoboth Beach homestead. The door was always open with a warm and happy greeting.
Survivors include his children, Timothy D. Francis (Pam), Juliana E. Francis and Kerry (Francis) Caito (Steve); his grandchildren, Timothy D. Francis II (Gogi), Ryan D. Francis (Candace), Zachary A. Caito (Stacey), Nicholas S. Caito (Marta) and Riley F. Caito (Lauren), and his great-grandchildren, Taylor Francis, Ellie Caito, Jackson Caito, Camden Caito, Emery Caito and Claire Caito.
The service will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A private burial with military honors will follow at Quantico National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Villa at Suffield Meadows, 6735 Suffield Lane, Warrenton, Va. 20187.
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com