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Francis E. Lancour

Francis E. Lancour

December 17, 2017

Francis Lancour, Chippewa Falls, went to meet his wife of 65 years on 12/17/17. Francis was a loving husband, and devoted father of five children, Jackie (Andy) Wappel, Jeff (Kathy Kreutzfeldt) Lancour, Joan (Ken) Wilcox, Joy (Steve Hesselberg) Lancour, Jon (Sherri) Lancour and 11 grandchildren, Becky, (Aren) Payne, Melissa Wappel, Andrew Wappel, Dakota Lancour, Morgan Lancour, Christopher Wilcox,  (Alex) Wilcox, Jake Armstrong, Ryan Lancour and Cassie Lancour.

He worked at Northern Center for 36 years, and loved every minute of working with the people. Prior to working at Northern Center, he served in the U.S. Navy.  Through his life he had many pastimes including quilting, but first and foremost was his love of family.  He was fortunate to participate in the Freedom Honor Flight and after taking part in the flight became passionate about the mission and goals of the Freedom Honor Flight purpose.

After participating in the Freedom Honor Flight, his wish that memorials be sent to the Freedom Honor Flight, P.O. Box 505, LaCrosse, WI 54602-0505.

Upon his request, a private graveside ceremony was held. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Eagles Club in Chippewa Falls, WI.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services is serving the family.


Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Eagles Club in Chippewa Falls.