On January 27, 2004, FRANCISCOESCALANTE; beloved husband of the late Dafne (nee Ortiz); loving father of Gino Escalante, Francisco Escalante and his wife Donna, Tovar Escalante, Dafne and Charles Cimino, Cecilia Escalante, Leonard Escalante and his wife Cynthia. also survived by six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and many brothers and sisters. Friends may call at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Road, (beltway exit 26A), on Sunday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart, Mt. Washington, on Monday, at 10 A.M. Entombment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. Please omit flowers. Contributions may be made to Cecilia Escalante to benefit the Casa Hogar Leonor Mendez Escalante.