February 6, 1924 ~ April 25, 2002
In Wallingford, April 25, 2002, Francis E. Johns, 78, of Kondracki Ln., Wallingford formerly of Hamden. Father of Veronica Holcomb of Staten Island, NY, Brenda Fortes of New Haven and Keith D. Johns, D.D.S. of Hamden, also survived by four grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother Vernon Johns. He served in the U.S. Navy during WW II. He was a machine operator at Olin Corp. for 30 years retiring in 1977. Funeral service will be private. Arrangements under the direction of BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden.