SOWERS, Richard E. Jr. "Rick" 51, of St. Petersburg, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Savannah, GA while marching with his beloved Second Time Arounders Band. Devoted husband to Diana for 22 years and proud father of Kyle, he loved being on the water, and sailing with his family and friends. His quick humor, easy friendship, commitment to community and family, and joie de vivre, will be forever missed. Visitation 3 to 7 pm Thursday, March 22, 2012, at E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home 4100-16th St. North. There will also be visitation from 10 am to the time of the funeral service at 12 noon Friday, March 23rd, 2012, at Allendale United Methodist Church 3803 Haines Road North with Rev. Roger G. Watts officiating. The family requests memorials to the St. Petersburg Yacht Club Jr. Sailing Program, 11 Central Avenue St. Petersburg, FL 33701, Att; Shawn Macking. Online memorial and guest book at www.gunterfuneralhome.com. E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home St. Petersburg 727-528-2880
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E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home
4100 Sixteenth Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33703
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Mar. 20, 2012