|(Thursday - March
04, 2021) - Francis W. Antonissen, age 69, of Niagara, passed away on
Wednesday, March 3, at his residence.
Francis was born September
16, 1951, in Norway, son of the late Francis L. and Doris (Boullion)
Antonissen. He was a lifelong resident of Niagara and graduated from
Niagara High School, class of 1970. He worked for the City of Niagara in
the Public Works Department and was a self-employed logger for many
years. Francis later went to work for LR Vincent Trucking Company for a
He enjoyed many hobbies, including hunting, fishing,
riding his motorcycle, taking flying lessons, and it was his dream to
own his own plane as flying really made him happy.
include his girlfriend and companion, Sara Miller of Iron Mountain; one
son, Brian Antonissen of Amberg; three daughters, Amy (Glen) Hunter of
Norway, Carrie Ann, and Jennifer Antonissen of Wallace, Michigan; two
brothers, Steve (Lou) Antonissen of Washington State, and Carl
Antonissen of Niagara; one sister, Linda Gordon of Niagara; and many
grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 9, from 10:00 until 11:00 AM
at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Niagara Chapel in Niagara. A celebration of
life service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home.
Rev. Lonnie Wilson will officiate.
You may leave a condolence or
tribute for Francis's family online at:
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation
Services-Niagara Chapel, to honor Francis's legacy of life.