ROSE, Frederick C. 64, of Tampa, died on June 11, 2014. He was predeceased by his parents, Walden C. and Mattie L. Rose and is survived by his wife, Carolyn; daughter, Andrea; and brothers, Richard C. and Jerry J. Fred was a licensed funeral director and embalmer for 38 years; after graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1974. He was in the Army for three years and married Carolyn Swanson on Dec. 3, 1970. He was an avid fisherman and loved golfing. Visitation will be June 16, 2014 from 6-8 with service on June 17, 2014 at 10am, both at Blount & Curry Funeral Home, 605 S. MacDill Avenue, Tampa. Burial to follow at Florida National Cemetery.
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on June 15, 2014