WILLIAMSON, Kenneth P. age 84, of Odessa, passed away with his family members close by, on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Born April 17, 1929, son of the late Basil and Lillie Williamson of Tampa. A Veteran of the U.S. Air Force and retired from the Clearwater Police Department. A true humanitarian while serving on the Clearwater P.D. and enjoyed his true passion as a Coach for PAL (Police Athletic League), both football and baseball. He is survived by his brother, Joe Williamson, his wife, Mary; and his 4 children, Loretta Williamson Kerstetter, her husband, Jack Kerstetter, Kenneth (Buddy) Williamson II, Robert (Bobby) Michael Williamson and Cindy, Tracy Williamson Pupello and husband, Joe; 14 beautiful grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. The love, dedication and never ending willingness to want to help and be a part of his family and friends and often times total strangers, will be his legacy. God Bless you Dad! Visitation Wednesday, March 6th, 1 pm, until the service begins at 2 pm, at the Keystone Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the Keystone Cemetery. Dobies Funeral Home - Tarpon

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Mar. 5, 2013