BOONE, Garold (Dean) 80, of Palm Harbor passed away July 2, 2014. Dean was born on Dec. 25, 1933 in Dexter, MO and moved to Michigan in 1950. He served in the Coast Guard from 1952 to 1956. He married Barbara Johndrow in 1954. He graduated from the Michigan Transportation School at U of M and spent his career managing in the trucking industry. He owned and operated Cherokee Express Trucking Company. He was the past president of Flint Traffic Club. Dean served on the Teamsters Pension Fund Board and as a negotiator. Dean coached youth hockey for the Eastern Michigan Hockey Association and served on the EMHA Board. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara; two children, Dawn (Randy) Sturk of Fenton, MI, Jeffrey (Gina) Boone of Fort Myers, FL; grandchildren, Eric, Chris, Joshua, Jari, Ashlee, and Markie; and 7 great-grandchildren. Dean was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He will be greatly missed by his family. Memorial donations may be made to Lighthouse for the Blind in Largo, in his memory. Holloway Funeral Home 813-855-2439
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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on July 5, 2014