Francis Eugene Tomkinson / 1948-2009

Published 3:44 pm Friday, August 14, 2009

Francis “Fran” E. Tomkinson, 60, of Battle Creek, passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, at his home, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 22, at 2 p.m. with visitation one hour prior at New Hope Apostolic Church 13416 West Michigan Ave in Marshall, with Pastor Doug Fleury officiating.

A private interment with military honors will be held at Ft. Custer National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Lifespan Good Samaritan Hospice 166 E. Goodale, Battle Creek, MI 49037.

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Arrangements were by Brown Funeral Home, Niles.