MISSOULA – Francis Warren Switzer Jr., of Missoula, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, peacefully at home with his daughters, Rachel Zavarelli and Michelle Anglin, and best friend Kim McDonald by his side.

Francis was born to Francis Warren Switzer Sr. and Jennie Mae Cooper on Sept. 11, 1944, in Hillsborough County, Fla. He was the youngest child and had four sisters.

Francis had a love for the outdoors, his family and friends. He has one son, Darrell Switzer; and four daughters, Kimberly Switzer, Rachel Zavarelli, Rita Peterson and Michelle Anglin. Francis has many beautiful grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will take place in late summer, when family and friends will gather at his favorite fishing hole. “Warren” will be truly missed.

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