Timothy Charles FrenchAugust 15,2014Timothy Charles French
BRANDON — Timothy Charles French, 57, a resident of Springfield, Mass., and formerly of Brandon, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Springfield.
Mr. French was born May 16, 1957, in Middlebury, the son of Charles Freeman and Beverly Jean (Weinle) French. He received his education in Brandon schools and was a 1975 graduate of Otter Valley Union High School.
He worked in the local workforce for several years and joined the U.S. Navy in 1978. He served in San Diego and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, until his honorable discharge because of a medical disability. While living in Brandon, he was member of St. Mary’s Church.
Surviving are a brother, John C. French of Rutland, two nieces, two nephews and a cousin. He was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Heather F. McDonough.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in St. Mary’s Church in Brandon.
Family and friends will gather at 9 a.m. at Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home, 26 Franklin St., Brandon, to join the procession to the church for the Mass.
The interment service and burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Brandon where full military honors will be accorded.
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