Warren A. Francisco died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at Grand Lake Villa in Grove. He was 87.

Mr. Francisco was born Sept. 25, 1920, in Turkey Ford to James and Nellie (McElhaney) Francisco.

He was a veteran World War II of the Army.

He worked for the co-op and was a former Turkey Ford School board member. He was also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion.

He was married to Evelyn M. Mathis. She preceded him in death in 2003. He was preceded in death by his wife, one grandchild, Toni Francisco, and one great grandchild, Seth Francisco.

Survivors include his three sons and their wives, Joseph W. and Phyllis Francisco of Wyandotte, Donald R. and Brenda Francisco of Joplin, Mo., and Ronald L. and Janet Francisco of Tulsa; six grandchildren, Shelby Francisco and wife Sherrie of Bixby, Cody Francisco and wife Sarah of Fayetteville, N.C., Brooke Francisco of Oklahoma City, Bridgett Francisco of Joplin and Jodi Francisco and Matthew Francisco, both of Wyandotte, and three great-grandchildren, Reagan Francisco of Tulsa and Micah Hargos and Ethan Hargos, both of Chouteau.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home. Pastor Gary Rhodes will officiate. Burial will be in Howard Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.