Rogers Funeral Home and Cremation Services
is located at 380 Cambridge Street,
Cambridge, MA 02141
Please call us at 617-876-8964
or contact us here

Rogers and Hutchins Funeral Home
and Cremation Services
is located at 292 Massachusetts Avenue,
Arlington, MA 02474
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Francis Leo August

June 2, 1931 - August 30, 2020 

Francis “Leo” August, born June 2, 1931, late of Somerville, Massachusetts. Devoted son of the late John and Margaret (Reidy) August. Brother of the late Edward August, John August, Joseph August, Thomas August, Gerald August, Richard August, Margaret Hayes, Laura Silva, James August, David August, and Robert August.  Survived by his beloved sister Mary “Chickie” Troiano, of Londonderry New Hampshire, sister in law Hope August, along with many loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Leo was the former water commissioner in the City of Somerville and Chief of Security for the New England Conservatory of Music in the City of Boston.     

A visitation will be held on Friday, September 4, 2020 at the Rogers Funeral Home, 380 Cambridge Street in Cambridge from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.  A funeral mass will follow at the Sacred Heart Church, 46 Sixth Street, in Cambridge at 11:00 am.    

Interment will be private 

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Leo’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 3 Speen Steet, Suite 250, Framingham, MA  01701.     

Due to Covid – 19 and Massachusetts Tracing Guidelines, the funeral home is limited to 40 people inside the funeral home and a mask must be worn at all times. The funeral home & the family are asking those who plan to attend to please come in, pay your condolence’s and then exit to make it possible for others to do the same.    

Due to Covid - 19, Massachusetts Tracing Guidelines and the Guidelines of the Archdiocese of Boston, seating is limited to 50 people in the church.

(No one is allowed to enter the church until the funeral procession arrives.) 



# Dody McCann 2020-09-05 14:29
May God bless the August family through this time of loss and sorrow. May God give all the strength and faith you need as always. Your friend, Dody McCann

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