Francis E. Love, 80, Kokomo, went to be with the Lord Friday, April 20, 2012, at his home. He was born Aug. 28, 1931, in Tipton, to Seth and Cora Love.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1948. He worked at Chrysler, retiring in 1984. He was currently working at UAW Local 685. He was a member of In His Image Church.
He is survived by daughter, Sandra (Roger) Roe and her son, Robert Melton Sr.; daughter, Debra (Dan) Fawcett and their children, Chad (Angie) Lemay, and Rebecca Fawcett (Brian Daughtery); daughter, Kim Love and her children, Kristinia (Daniel) Pelfree, and Mindy Sharp; daughter, Beverly (Dan) Tobin and their children, Matt (Brooke) Tobin, and Holly (Martin) Falcigno; daughter, Pam (Tom) Boucher and their children, Kevin Boucher and Sabrina Boucher; son, Richard (Robyn) Love and their children, Shannon Love and Dawn Love; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three wives, Pat, Janice and Judy; and granddaughter, Tabetha Bowman.
Service are 2 p.m. Thursday at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home, with Pastor Brad Swain officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Visitation is noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Online messages of condolence may be made at www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.