“r.i.p long time hockey fan
You are in my thoughts and prayers. And know that you will never be alone in your journey through life.
“I haven't lived in Tampa since 1977 and currently live in Smyrna, Ga. Tom McEwen has and always wil be in mind the best sports writer I have ever known. He wrote for a great newspaper and I still remember his football picks on Friday usually with a popular lady also making her pick.
“Elissa and Gabby, Know that you both are in my prayers as you deal with the loss of your father. Tampa will miss him greatly, but I know you will miss him more. God Bless
“Tom McEwen was to Tampa Sports what Sunshine was to Florida. RIP and have a glass of orange juice, eggs with fresh grapefruit for all of us...
“MAY THE COMFORT OF GOD LOVING ARMS EMBRACE THE FAMILIES & FRIENDS OF THIS AWESOME GENTLEMAN.
“REST IN PEACE TOM MAY GOD BE WITH YOU ALL WAYS JOHN BRYANT AND FAMILY
“HEY TOM! Thank you.
“Our condolences from Sports with Rick and the Ball Coaches on the TANTALK Radio Network 1340 and 1350 AM.
Richard Kolb and June Kittay
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Tom McEwen, the legendary former sports editor and columnist of the Tampa Tribune who helped to spearhead the growth of sports in the Tampa Bay area, died early Sunday June 5, at home on Davis Islands. He was 88.Read More