Alex Amadio(1928-2012)

Alex F. Amadio, 83, of Miami Beach died Oct. 30, 2012.
He was born Nov.19, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pa. to Alexander and Anna Amadio.
He started to practice medicine in 1955 after graduating from Hahneman University in 1954. He went on to work at Williston Hospital and Oakview Nursing Home for many years. He also worked with Dr. Martin in Williston.
He moved to Miami, Florida in 1991 from Stewart. He then went on to work for Jackson Memorial Hospital for 18 years.
He was of the Catholic faith and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Miami. He enjoyed sports cars, boats, reading and spending time with family.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Joyce Amadio; sons, Richard (Nicole) Lowe and Thomas Amadio and his granddaughter, Olivia.
A funeral mass was held Nov. 1 with Father Robert Trujillo officiating. Interment followed at Orange Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Williston.
Published in Chiefland Citizen on Nov. 9, 2012