We announce the death of Francis Joseph better known as Joe or Fanso. Former member of the
Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force.
Age: 67 from Vieille Case resided in Portsmouth. He died on December 29 th 2018 at the PMH.
He is survived by:
Former wife: Sylvester Bell in Guadeloupe
Daughters: Caryl Joseph-Ryan in Dominica, Margaret Joseph in Guadeloupe and Chrissie Issac
Sons: Felix Joseph in Guadeloupe, Francis Joseph in England and Jonel Joseph in Dominica
Brothers: Bernard, Phillip, Philbert, Alex, Thomas and Linus
Nephews: Francis, Andreas, Andrew, Nimran, Fitz, Joel, Kirsten and Dunstan
Nieces: Hyacinth, Joan, Cyndi, Phibisha, Kishel, Joy, Kiera, Cara and Susan
Sisters-in-law: Cynthia Joseph in Vieille Case, Cynthia Joseph in Portsmouth, Benedict, Joan
Grandchildren: Orlando, Arlena-nicole, Olivier, Naya, Ayele, Tyrone, Sinah, Yannick, Loic,
Ashante, Shaqur and Shaquene.
Adopted daughters: Mathurine Bernard and Josette Roberts-Dennis.
The Joseph, Augustine, Leblanc and George families in Vieille Case and the Bell family of
Close friends and relatives in St. Maarten, the USA and St. Thomas, including Robertine Fritz,
Annie Alexander, and Ignatius Peter.
Numerous other friends including Rosie, Bumper, English, Titus and the rest of the Cocoa Town
The staff of the RFA Hospital in Portsmouth.
Other friends and relatives too numerous to mention.
The body of the late Francis Joseph better known as Joe or Fanso will be transported from
Lyndhurst Funeral Home for viewing at 2:30pm on Saturday, 25 th January, 2020 at the Vielle
Case Catholic Church. Funeral Service takes place at 3:00pm followed by interment at the Vielle
Case Catholic Cemetery.