In Celebration of
Hermine Pearl Francis (nee Alexander)
December 27, 1926 -
September 2, 2018
Hermine Pearl Francis (nee Alexander) passed away peacefully on September 2, 2018 at age ninety-two as her eldest son, Michael, held her hand. “Min” as she was affectionately called is also survived by Andrew and Janet and pre-deceased by Rudolph. Hermine will join her deceased husband Cyril when she is buried on Friday, September 7th 2018, at
The Mount Royal Cemetery
1297 Chemin de la Forêt
Outremont, Qc H2V 2P9
The viewing is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Royal Chapel followed by a service, burial and a reception.
Mom had a wry sense of humour, loved travelling and was a big fan of Jeopardy! If Mom were a contestant, the story would be her trip to the Bay Area of California in 2002. The drive through the Santa Cruz Mountains was reminiscent of childhood in her native Jamaica. And the highlight would be her bonding with Oakland Raider fans on a BART going to San Francisco. In no time, Mom wanted to join the Raider Nation and see the football game. Regrettably, her children convinced her to stick to the plan. Nevertheless, a wonderful day was had in the City …
Mom, we miss you.
The Francis family thanks the staff of the Jewish General Hospital and Vigi Mount Royal for their compassionate and professional care of our mother.