Carol M. Francis 78 of Yardville, NJ passed away October 15, 2021 peacefully at home.
Carol has been a lifelong area resident, she is a graduate of Cathedral High School and she is retired from the Mercer County Vocational School.
Carol served 3 terms of the Hamilton Township Board of Education and was Vice President.
For 8 years she was involved with the Hamilton High School West Band Parents Club, she served as President.
She enjoyed traveling, playing cards, Texas Hold em, bingo, and painting ceramics.
Surviving are her Daughter, Kimberlee Gentilella and fiancé Michael Silvani.
Son, Keith R. DeSousa Sr. and companion Peggy Partridge.
Daughter, Robin J. DeSousa.
Grandchildren Lisa Loesser (Ryan), Chaz Kirkland (Alexis Silvestro), Keith R. DeSousa Jr., Derek Partridge and Angelina Partridge.
her great grandson Michael Loesser.
Her Godchildren James Harrop, Daniel Harrop, Raymond Harrop, Michael Harrop and Jace Harrop.
Her closest friends Barbara Rosetti and Nancy Johnes.
Several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call Friday 6:00- 8:00pm at Knott's Colonial Funeral Home, 2946 South Broad St. Hamilton NJ.
Memorial donations may be made to either your favorite Zoo, or to and area Pet Rescue.
Condolences may be left at knottscolonialfuneralhome.com