Richard Bartholomew Flanagan, age 65, of New Smyrna Beach passed away at home, surrounded by family, on March 16, 2013 after battling cancer. Rick was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts. He owned his family's business, "The Bart Tribuna Seafood Company". He retired to New Smyrna Beach in 1990 where he owned and operated The Beach Hut concession stand for over 10 years. He was an avid fan of all the New England sports teams. He enjoyed cooking, working in his yard and meeting his friends for a beer after a long day. He had a great sense of humor and loved spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Cheryl. He is also survived by his six children, Richard (Teresa), Tracy (Robert), Seana (Bryan), Jessica, Pamela (Robert), and Paula (Albert); brothers, Kevin and Michael and other extended family including his aunts, Joyce and Marion. He has another son, William, who preceded him death. He has 15 grandchildren. Molly, 15; Camryn, 12; Brendan, 11; Adalynn, 5; Keith, 3; Olivia, 3; Blair, 1; Mason, 1; Emmet, 7 months; Taylor, 11; Kaytlyn, 8; Arielle, 7; Taylor, 12; Mysteri, 10; Braden, 7. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please send donations to Halifax Health Hospice of Volusia/Flagler. Everyone on their staff provided the most amazing care and support for our family. Life Celebration will be held 5:00 PM Wednesday, March 20 at Baldwin Brothers Heritage Place, 1 North Causeway, New Smyrna Beach FL 32169. Send the family a condolence at www.BaldwinCremation.com.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Mar. 19, 2013