Jack Oettinger, age 62, of Morriston, FL died on July 11, 2013. Jack was born in New Jersey and spent the first part of his life in the Garden State before settling in Florida during his later years. He is survived by his mother Rita Oettinger; his daughter Michele Pearce; his partner Kay Boone; five siblings: Tom Oettinger, Donna Oettinger, Maureen Millett, Paul Oettinger, and Jim Oettinger; and his two grandchildren Caleigh and Aiden Pearce. Most recently Jack served as Manager at Sea Ray Boats in Palm Coast, FL and Supervisor at Skyline Manufactured Homes in Ocala, FL. In his last days Jack was under Hospice Care and also cared for by his beloved Kay. Per his wishes, Jack will be cremated and his ashes spread at sea, where he spent many wonderful days fishing and enjoying the great outdoors. Donations may be made in Jack's name to Hospice of Marion County, Inc. in Ocala, FL. Condolences may be sent to the family at Countryside Funeral Home countrysidefunerals@embarqmail.com.

Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on July 13, 2013