HEBRANK, Joseph C. 90, of Largo went home to be with the Lord on July 29, 2013. Born in Tampa, he has lived in Largo for over 50 years. Joseph was a WWII and Korean War veteran and retired as a Chief Petty Officer from the U.S. Navy after 30 years, and retired from Honeywell as a Quality Engineer. He was a member of the American Legion Post #273, Madeira Beach and Chapel on the Hill in Seminole. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Loretta in 2009, and son, Dennis in 1978. Survivors include his daughter, Sharon (Don) Hampton of Palm Harbor; three grandsons and 5 great-grandchildren. Graveside services with military honors will be presented at 12:30 pm on Thursday, August 1st at Florida National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Suncoast Hospice Foundation. Details and guestbook at

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on July 30, 2013