Francis S. Kimball, 60

Francis S. Kimball, 60

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Francis S. Kimball, age 60, of Manchester, N.H., formerly of Lynn, died peacefully Tuesday with his loved ones by his side, at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. He was the husband of the late Barbara Kimball, with whom he shared 10 years of marriage.

Born in Waterville, Maine, he was the son Dorothy (Grigway) Hudson of China, Maine, and the late William Hudson. Frank attended Lynn schools, after high school he joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany. 

He was employed as an auto body technician and was employed at Mike’s Custom Auto Body in Peabody, Marion Street Auto Body in Lynn and Wayne’s Auto Body in Lynn. Frank was a free spirit who lived in many places such as California, Michigan and Florida among many other places. He was an award-winning artist. Frank loved to play the drums and was a very patriotic man. He was a fan of NASCAR and all Boston sports teams. His pride and joy was his 1971 Stingray Corvette. 

He is survived by one son, Mark W. Kimball of Lynn; one daughter, Bridget Kimball of Danvers; one brother, Harold Kimball of Concord, N.H.;  three sisters, Lorri Nelson of China, Maine, Terri Orman of Manchester, N.H., Stacey Davis of Epsom, N.H.; two grandchildren, Adrianna Lynn Kimball of Moncks Corner, S.C., Olivia Skye; and many nieces and nephews. He was also brother of the late Nick Camuso.

Service information: Memorial services will be held at the PARKER Funeral Home, 35 Franklin St., Lynn, on Sunday at 5 p.m., to which relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be prior to the service from 3-5 p.m. Please make memorial donations in Frank’s name to Run for the Fallen New Hampshire, Inc., 69 High St., Hampton, NH 03842. Guest book at


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