James R. Colosimo Naples, FL
James R. Colosimo, 74, of Naples, FL, formerly of Bradford, PA, died on June 26, 2012. Mr. Colosimo was a graduate of St. Vincent's College. He was a U.S. Army vet eran who later entered the real estate business; he was the original developer of TwinEagles Golf and Country Club.
He enjoyed charitable fundraising, having worked with St. Matthew's House, Collier County Pregnancy Center and The Arch Diocese of Venice.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Karen; children, Joan Colosimo (Glen Barron), Joseph Colosimo (Melissa), Nickolas Colosimo, and Francis Colosimo (Angela); his sister, Judi Robinson of Phoenix, AZ; his brother-in-law, Robert DeBoy (Suzanne); ten grandchildren; five great-granddaughters; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray G. and Alice Showers Colosimo; his brother, Corby; his brother-in-law, Joe Robinson; and a granddaughter, Michele Sutherland.
The family will receive friends on Friday, June 29, 2012 (TOMORROW) from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Leo Catholic Church, 28290 Beaumont Road, Bonita Springs, FL on Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. Entombment will follow at Naples Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions in his name to St. Matthew's House, 2001 Airport Road South, Naples, FL 34112 or Avow Hospice, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105.