Thomas R. Bedell
1942 - 2014
Thomas R Bedell, 71, of Gulf Breeze, FL died at Gulf Breeze Hospital, ICU Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
Thomas was born on July 3, 1942 in Queens, NY as the only son of Thomas E and Muriel Bedell. He was married to Linda C. Bedell on June 6, 1964. He worked for the State of New York NYSDOT for 17 years as a traffic engineer. He was Pensacola's City Senior Traffic Engineer for 20 years. He owned his own business in the same profession as a PTOE traffic consultant TRB and Associates, Inc. He also was PTOE for HSA Consulting Group, Inc. He was a humble, loving father and grandfather who would give anyone whatever they needed. He loved to spend time with his wife and close friends. He will be dearly missed. He was a member of Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church.
His parents preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife Linda, daughter Debbie and son-in-law Mark Cole, grandchildren Madison, Spencer, and MacKenzie Cole of Ashland, KY; son David and daughter-in-law Rachael Bedell, grandchildren Kayla, Trenton, Hunter, and Brooklyn Bedell of Gulf Breeze, FL; and grandchildren Madilyn and Cameryn McCurdy also of Gulf Breeze, FL. Cousin Patricia Hammer of Gilbert, AZ.
Visitation will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, March 31, 2014 with a Memorial service following at 2:00 PM at Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church with Rev. Mac Fulcher officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
, PO BOX 1000 DEPT 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908. http://www.stjude.org
Arrangements entrusted to Rose Lawn Funeral Home of Gulf Breeze. You may offer condolences, share memories and sign the guestbook at: www.roselawn-fh.com
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Rose Lawn Funeral Home
2942 Gulf Breeze Parkway Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
Published in Pensacola News Journal on Mar. 30, 2014