86, Bradenton, died June 15, 2013. Born in Detroit, Michigan he moved to Bradenton in 1962 from Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. A Veteran of the US Army during World War II, he was a graduate of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor with a DDS and he attended Sara Bay Baptist Church. Survived by wife, Lora R. of Bradenton, FL; sons, David B. (Kim) of Panama City, FL and Steven B. (Donna) of Bradenton, FL; step-sons, Danny (Heather) Brooks of Japan and Brandon (Nicole) Brooks of Sarasota, FL; daughter, Patricia King of Sarasota, FL; step-daughter, Caitlin (Jared) O'Neal of Bradenton, FL; sister, Barbara (Taylor) Brown of Sanford, FL; 11 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren. Visitation will be 10:00-11:00AM with Services to follow at 11:00AM Monday, June 24, 2013, at Sara Bay Baptist Church, 415 67th Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34207. Military Honors 2:00PM Monday June 24, 2013 at Sarasota National Cemetery 9810 State Road 72 Sarasota, FL 34241. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 26th Street Chapel, 5624 26th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207 in charge of arrangements. Condolences to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on June 19, 2013