These articles were published in the Toledo Blade newspaper, Toledo, Ohio on March 6, 2001.

I (Nancy Allen) purchased these copies from the Toledo Lucas County Public Library


Dr. Paul Francel and other children of Dr. Josef Francel

are in the process of writing a book which is expected to be

made into a movie about the lives of his father and mother

Dr. Josef and Vlasta Francel, particularly before, during, and after

their escape in 1948 from Czechoslovakia and Soviet rule after WWII.


Memorial Page for Dr. Josef Francel


Stories about Dr. Josef Francel's son Dr. Paul Francel

and some of his patient's.


Because Dr. Josef Francel developed

Alzheimer's, I put this link below

Homepage - Nancy Allen's website Brainwavz