FIRE DEPARTMENT CITY OF KEENE NEW HAMPSHIRE
To: All Personnel
From: Mark Howard, Fire Chief
Subject: Death Announcement of Captain Francis J. Driscoll Jr. - Retired
Date: July 18, 2016
It is with regret the Chief of the Department announces the death of Captain Francis “Frank” Driscoll Jr. - Retired.
Captain Driscoll started as an Auxiliary Member of the Department in 1964. On April 4, 1966 he was appointed as a Career Firefighter. Promoted to Lieutenant on July 5, 1976 and later promoted to Captain on December 16, 1979. Capt. Driscoll retired on December 29, 1984 with 20 years of service to the department and the City.
The family has announced there will be a graveside service on Monday July 25, 2016 at 1000 hours. The service will be at the East Westmoreland Cemetery located on Route 12 in East Westmoreland NH. All Keene Fire Department personnel attending should meet at the Central Fire Station at 0900 hours on Monday in Class “A” uniform.
The calling hours are going to be Sunday July 24, 2016 from 1600 hours to 1900 hours at the Foley Funeral Home located on Court St. in Keene. All Fire Department personnel attending should meet at the Central Station at 1600 hours in Class “A” Uniform.
Our condolences to his wife Anne and the entire Driscoll family.
Frank also served as a dispatcher for Fire Mutual Aid in the early 1960's.