Francis Cassidy, Jr.

Born: Sun., Jun. 23, 1940
Died: Sat., Sep. 26, 2020


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Sep. 29, 2020
Location: Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Wed., Sep. 30, 2020
Location: St. Thomas Cemetery

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Francis Cassidy Jr. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on September 26,
2020. Francis was born on June 23, 1940. He was the son of the late Francis Cassidy
Sr, and Ida (Taylor) Cassidy.
He married Joyce E. Sweet on June 13, 1959. She survives him, along with three sons
Michael (Lynne) Cassidy of Griswold, Keith (Darlene) Cassidy of Griswold, Peter (Kelly)
Cassidy of Voluntown. His grandchildren Amanda (Cody) Marthaler, Melissa, Patrick,
Madisyn, and Shelby Cassidy. Great grandchildren Annabelle and Caleb Marthaler. His
brothers Henry (June), Robert (Grace) and Kenneth Cassidy, his sisters Pauline
(William) Clark, Rose Earl, Faye Fields, Linda Butler, Ellen Bixby. Francis is also
survived by several nieces and nephews.
Francis owned and operated F & P Cassidy for over 50 years.
He coached Jewett City Little League when his sons played ball in the 1970’s. He was
a life time member of the Voluntown Volunteer Fire Department for over 50 years. His
true passion was fishing, for which he has been a member of the Narragansett Salt
Water Fishing Club for over 40 years.
Calling hours will be September 29th 2020 5-7 p.m. at Gagne Piechowski Funeral
Home Voluntown Road Griswold CT. September 30th 2020, 11:00 graveside service at
St. Thomas Cemetery Sheldon Road Griswold CT.
A special thank you to Dr. Marion Sarosi and Beacon Hospice of East Hartford for their caring and wonderful support.
Donations may be made to Voluntown Fire Department P.O. Box 10, Voluntown Ct
06384 or Narragansett SaltWater Fishing Club 732 Stony Hill Road Wilbraham
Massachusetts 01095

Charitable donations may be made in Francis 's memory to the following organizations:

Narragansett Saltwater Fishing Club
732 Stony Hill Road Wilbraham, MA 01095

Voluntown Fire Department
PO Box 10 Voluntown, CT 06384

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Stephen Vendemia
   Posted Mon September 28, 2020

Loving Embrace was sent by Steve .

Keith Please accept Our Most heartfelt Condolences , Are thoughts and Prayers are with you and your Family at this most difficult Time -Know that your Father is in a Better Place and that although the void never Goes away -It Does get better with Time God Bless - Steve &Susan Vendemia

Karen Harper
   Posted Tue September 29, 2020

Blooming Basket was sent by Glenn .

All of us at Potter Funeral Home mourn this loss with you, your constant friendship to this business means more than you know. May his memory be a blessing to each of you. Warm Regards, Glenn & Tiffany Blumenstein and the Potter Funeral Home Family

Jim O'Boyle
   Posted Tue September 29, 2020
I was saddened to read the obituary for Francis. I am sincerely sorry for your loss. Over the years we had done a lot of business together.
was one of the most dependable and fairest persons I have ever dealt with.


Jim O'Boyle, Former Owner Mystic Funeral Home Inc.

Michael Johnson
   Posted Wed September 30, 2020

Loving Embrace was sent by DCFD E18 T7.

Prayers from DCFD Engine 18 & Truck 7

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