Francis R. Boutwell, Jr.
Francis (Frank) Boutwell, Jr. of Newport, NH passed away on February 20, 2021 at the Jack Byrne Center in Lebanon, NH after nothing less than a courageous and heroic battle with lung cancer. He was born on April 4, 1947 and was the son of the late Beatrice (Provost) and Francis R. Boutwell, Sr. He attended schools in Newport and graduated from Towle High School, Newport, NH in 1965. Upon graduation from high school, he joined the U.S. Air Force for 4 years and was stationed in the state of Washington. He then returned to New England and joined the VT National Guard and then later the NH National Guard, 744th Transportation Company. During this time, he was ordered to Active Duty in support...