Michael Edgar Francisco | TheUnion.com

Michael Edgar Francisco

Memorial services for Michael Edgar Francisco of North San Juan will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at First Baptist Church, 300 Main St., Nevada City. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary, 459 Hollow Way, Nevada City. Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. at the North San Juan Mortuary.

Mr. Francisco died Friday, Jan. 28. He was 63.

He was born Sept. 23, 1941, in Abilene, Texas, to Edgar O. and Laurel Virginia (Moody) Francisco. He married Burma Jean Toy on Sept. 2, 1978, in North San Juan. He received his A.S. degree in metallurgy. He was a programmer and analyst for the disabled students program at University of California at Berkeley for the past eight years and was employed with the university for over 35 years.

He was a member of the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers. He was also a member of the First Baptist Church of Nevada City for 21 years. He enjoyed reading, welding and computer technology. He also loved the outdoors and liked to take long drives around the countryside. He was the organist at First Baptist Church for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Burma Francisco of North San Juan; daughter, Sisi Reynolds of Grass Valley; granddaughter, Carina Reynolds of Grass Valley; sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Lester Madden of Reno, Nev.; and niece and husband, Sue and Wes Lewis of Verdi, Nev. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Laurel Virginia Francisco and Edgar O. Francisco.

It is requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be sent to First Baptist Church in Nevada City.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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