Francis J. Frank Yered, Sr., 79, of Medway, died Friday, August 11, 2017 at Ellis Nursing and Rehab Center in Norwood. He was the beloved husband of Margaret A. Peggy (MacDonald) Yered for 55 years. Born in Boston on November 26, 1937, he was the son of George J. Yered, Sr. of Needham and the late Dolores J. (Matchett) Yered. Mr. Yered was a resident of Medway for the past 50 years. He grew up in the Jamaica Plain section of Boston and graduated from Jamaica Plain High School. Mr. Yered proudly served in the Air Force for 2 years. Before his retirement, he worked as a cameraman at Am Print in Holliston for 12 years and previously at the former Hub Mail Advertising in Boston for 30 years. Mr. Yered was a talented artist, enjoyed carpentry, working with his hands and working in his yard. He also enjoyed music and collecting model cars. He coached little league in Medway for many years and was also an avid sports fan.
In addition to his wife and father, he is survived by his children, Susan Yered of Medway, Francis, Jr. of Franklin, Kristen Kaufman and her husband Adam of Medway, David Yered and his fiance Lisa Rezzuti of Franklin and Beth Yered of South Boston and her significant other Michael Oliveira of Raynham and four grandchildren, Emily and Kevin Kaufman and Mason and Colton Yered. He is also survived by a brother George, Jr. and his wife Janet of Millis, a sister Sarah Adams and her husband John of Needham, a sister-in-law Virginia Yered of Millis, an aunt Martha Kisser of Springfield and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Robert Yered. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral Mass at St. Joseph Church, 151 Village St. in Medway on Saturday, August 19 at 11 a.m. Burial will follow with military honors at St. Joseph Cemetery in Medway. Calling hours are respectfully omitted. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Mr. Yereds memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452 or to St. Joseph Church, P.O. Box 557, Medway, MA 02053. Funeral arrangements are under the care of the Ginley Crowley Funeral Home, 3 Barber St. in Medway (www. ginleyfuneralhomes.com.