Dr. Francis R. Cassidy, 77, of Pine, died Sept. 30, 2006 in Payson Care Center. He was born Oct. 14, 1928, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Dr. Cassidy was a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 1965. He served six years with the Canadian Army, and emigrated to Sacramento in 1965. He received a certificate in internal medicine in 1963 and had memberships with Ontario Medical Association, Canadian Medical Association and Academy of Medicine of Toronto. He was a trustee of New Life Foundation and treasurer at Pine Headquarters. He was a teacher and healer and took time to sit and talk and heal spirituality.
Dr. Cassidy is survived by his brothers, Charles Cassidy of Sudbury, Ontario, Canada and Jack Cassidy of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 9 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home. An online guest book is available at www.messingerpayson.com.