Paul M. Vest, 75, of Bradenton passed away March 29, 2010. Survivors include his wife, Louise; son, Stephen (Christina) Vest; daughter, Marcia (Greg) Theobald; grandchildren, Jason (Kari) Rhines, Caasi (Robby) Phillips, Michael and Mathew Vest; great-grandchildren, Noah, Reece, Emma; sister, Emma Broyles and many friends. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and best friend. He was and still is our hero, the wind beneath our wings. Born in Bluefield, WV, he married his wife, Louise on January 22, 1955. He served in the US Army as an MP and later moved to Florida in 1959. He was the owner of Brownies Automotive since 1967 and later became co-owner with his son. He will be greatly missed. Memorial service will be at Oneco United Methodist Church, 2112 53rd Ave. E., Bradenton, on Monday, April 5th at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the
, 4955 SR 64 East, Bradenton, FL 34208. Arrangements by Griffith-Cline Funeral Home.
Published in The Bradenton Herald from Apr. 2 to Apr. 3, 2010