Obituary: Francis Tapie

December 19, 2018

Francis Tapie

Francis Tapie, 86, beloved husband and father, was called to his eternal resting place on Nov. 16, 2018.

He entered this world on Jan. 20, 1932, in Los Angeles, Calif., born to Francis and Dorothy Tapie. He was preceded in death, this past March, by his daughter Sharon, and is survived by his daughter, Deborah Gallagher; sons, Jack Tapie and Kenneth Tapie; Joan Tapie, wife of 65 years; son-in-law, Michael Gallagher; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Francis proudly served his country in the Air Force for 22 years. In November of 1973, Francis accepted a position at then-Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, working for WX-3 repairing electronics. He would work at WX for 17 years till retiring in December 1990.

In his life, he loved many things: scouting, where he helped his two sons become Eagle Scouts; camping; hunting and fishing; his children; but most of all, he loved his wife.

Visit the online guest book for Francis at FrenchFunerals.com.

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