We announce the death of: Sylvester Francis better known as Ralph, Apa or Sparrow
Age: 89 Of: Fab, Fond St. Jean
He died on Tuesday, 15 th January, 2019 at the PMH
He left to mourn 8 children: Steven, Perry and Sylma in Florida, Petrus in Chicago, Precilla and
Magdalene in Guadeloupe, Stella and Joseph in Dominica.
1 step son: Bernard Seraphine in Chicago
1 adopted son: Hubert Harriette
19 grandchildren: Della, Tracey, Lianne, Samantha, Olivier and petra in Guadeloupe, Vanessa ,
Jeanpierre and Olivia in France, Stevenson in Florida, Joneal and Jestus in St Thomas, Zamian,
Joy and Jeanine in Chicago, Kensia, Kelcie, Odessa and Aaliyah in Dominica.
1 brother: Leo Fontaine
1 brother in law: Clem Defoe
1 sister in law: Marcella
3 sisters: Rose, Agnes and Lizzy
2 sons in law: Robert Conrad in Florida and Kent Denis in Guadeloupe
1 Grandson in law: Thery Merabli
1 God-daughter : Marsha
15 great grand children names too numerous to mention
3 daughters in law: Tina, Daniella and Alita
Many Nieces and nephews including: Savarin, Regan, Ectus, Agana Median, Kendell, Judith ,
Fedina and Daphne
Many close Friends and Relatives including: Mellow, Octavia Misho, Sylma, Fwetoe, Richard,
Danny, Matias, Kurt, Fitzroy, Carol, Anastasie, Stoweboy, Patrick, Andrina, Felina, Ayoka,
Sharon, Bernard Henderson, Bernadine St Ville, Derrick Francis, Nurse Francis and their families.
The Francis, Defoe, Fontaine families of Fab, Fond St jean, Bagatelle , Pointe Carib and the Denis
Family of Bellevue Chopin

The body of the late Sylvester Francis will be transported from Lyndhurst Funeral home on
Friday 25 th January, 2019 for viewing at the Grand Bay Catholic Church at 9:00am. Funeral Mass
will take place at 10am followed by interment at the Grand Bay Catholic Cemetery.