HORKA, Phillip M. 49, of St. Pete Beach, formerly of Woodland Hills, CA, died Friday, June 28, 2013, at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. Mr. Horka was born in Chicago and moved to Florida in 2007. He was a sheet metal worker in the heating & air conditioning industry and was a member of the Sheet Metal Workers Union, Local 73, Hillside, IL. Survivors include his mother, Marian; daughters, Gazelle and Amanda Gallegos; son, Michael Gallegos, all of Florida; brothers, Vincent Lewis of Maryland, Lenard of Florida, and Oscar of Illinois; and four grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Phillip's memory to the
, at 1701 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311 or call 1-800-DIABETES. David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel, in St. Petersburg is serving the family.