In Memory Of


Saint Petersburg, Florida

Guest Book

Kathy Bacorn

April 28, 2013 | Brandon, FL

Frank, my friend,
A whisper in the wind and a light chop on the sea.
A smile and jokes,
then sails win
Sail with the angels
Frank, my friend

April 22, 2013

Eight Bells: Frank Venezio
Captain Franko will be sorely missed by us all. It is a true privilege to have crewed on ¾ Time and Mischief. I will proudly carry his legacy of fair play and enthusiasm for his love of sailing, with me forever.

Wild Bill


Lee Koeller

April 13, 2013 | Hendersonville Tenn

A Runyonesque type character he will be missed by all who knew him,sail on.

Nelson Bonilla

April 11, 2013 | St. Petersburg, FL

To Frank, A good friend a good neighbor , and someone who will be truly missed.
Nelson and Holly Bonilla

JD Heath

April 10, 2013 | Treasure Island, FL

Worked for Frank for 2 summers at Suncoast Boat and car rental when I was a teen. What great memories. Learned many things working for this man that I apply to my own company today. Great guy with great stories.Always had us laughing. RIP Frank.

Jane Meinhardt

April 10, 2013

Frankiola leaves a legacy of great memories among many friends. He was a man you could count on to make you smile, and my days sailing with him were among the best in my life. Fair winds, my friend.

Nancy and Garris Graham

April 09, 2013 | Ocala, FL

A STERLING of a man! His positive attitude and generous ways leave us with fond memories. Nancy and Garris

Bob Dowling

April 09, 2013 | St. Pete / Treasure Island, FL

Best Friends since 1968 when he moved here, he was Godfather to my son. We worked together, played together, sailed together. He was a dear Gumba to me and my family and I miss him and the old days we shared...Alas my brother I'll meet you at the big club house when it's my turn.. best memories, Bob & Nancy Dowling & Family

Tom Chesnutt

April 09, 2013 | St. Petersburg, FL

A lifetime of memories and good times sailing with Frank'o. Still to this day checking the "angle of the dangle". Till we meet again...smooth sailing 'ol friend.


Frank's Obituary

VENEZIO, Frank W., passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 in Pasadena Hospital after several illnesses since Dec. 8, 2012. He is survived by wife, Margaret Evans-Venezio, of 23 years; his son, Eric Venezio of Seminole, Fl.; his daughter, Teal Venezio, of Seminole, Fl. and 2 grandchildren, Alex and...

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