Francis Emerson, 81, died Sept. 21 at Togus. He was born in North Weare, N.H., to George and Grace Morgan Emerson. He is survived by his wife Hilda, of Belmont, son John of, Waldooboro, grandchildren John, of Cushing, and Kaitlin, of California. Great grandson Trapper John Emerson. Arrangements in care of Direct Cremation of Maine.