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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: - OH

“Dear Carole and family,We were very saddened to learn of Fran's death and extend to all of you our sincere sympathy and prayers. May God bless all of...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Aunt Carol, I'm so sorry to hear of Uncle Fran's passing. I just found out today, so unfortunately, I won't be able to be there for his service. I...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Tom Blatt - Williamstown, NJ

“Uncle Fran,You were always hilarious at parties ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Alastair Stockdale - Cleveland

“I worked with Fran years ago at Ostendorf-Morria. He was a great guy. Deepest sympathies. Janet Kurcsak Kapes, Solon Ohio ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Janet Kapes - Solon, OH

“Carole and family Please accept my sympathies. I am so sorry I will be unable to attend as I will be out of town. Will miss Fran's smile and quick...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Mary Pultz - OH


FRANCIS W. "FRAN" STOCKDALE age 85, beloved husband of 63 years to Carole (nee McCulloch); Loving father of Tom (Ann), Susie Castle, Lisa Strang, Karen Doyle (Jim), Kevin (Melissa) and John (Jennifer); dear grandfather of Jennifer (Eliot) and Michael (Brittany); Aaron, Ryan and Jason Castle; Bryan (Natalie), Matthew and Lauren Strang; Kaeley, Molly, Kelsey and Jack Doyle; Sean, Andrew and Brendan; Lydia; great grandfather of 4; brother of Raymond, Harold, Charles, Isabelle Kirby and seven deceased brothers and sisters. Uncle and great uncle of many. Passed away, Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Funeral Mass, St. Christopher Church (20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River) Monday, May 15th at 11:00 am. Interment Lakewood Park Cemetery. Friends may call at the McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF WESTLAKE, 25620 Center Ridge Rd. (West of Columbia Rd.) SUNDAY from 1- 5 pm. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorials to JDRF, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 6100 Rockside Woods Blvd. - Suite 445, Independence, OH 44131 or a charity of one's choice.