Alfonso V. Bautista, Jr., Palm Coast, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 17, 2013. He was born in Washington D.C. on May 3, 1940. He is survived by his wife, Karen Bautista of 36 years; daughter Lee (Joe) Bautista-Ricker of Palm Coast; grandson Michael Ricker; his mother, Rosa Espina-Bautista; siblings: Marta, Rudy, David, George, and Lydia. He was a retired Police Officer with the United States Supreme Court, the lead singer of Variety 4 throughout Volusia and Flagler County, enjoyed golf, tennis, his membership and activities with American Legion, VFW, the Moose Clubs, and most of all loved spending time with his family and friends. Alfonso will be greatly missed by all of these. In his honor, a " Celebration of Life" has taken place last weekend, on Saturday, January 19th. Family thanks each and everyone of their friends and family. Condolences may be shared at


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Jan. 27, 2013