Coleman C. BLUE

BLUE, Coleman C. 93, of Tampa, passed away on May 11, 2013. Coleman proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1941-1946, and was a Marine Devil Dog #999. He was a Master Mason of JF Schwartzel Lodge #251, Scottish Rights, a Shriner, and Senior Guardian Angel. He retired from James A. Haley V.A. Hospital. He will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved him. He is preceded in death by his parents, William & Janie Blue; and five siblings. He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Frances Blue; his son, Michael Blue; three daughters, Janice (Steve) Cochran, Barbara (James) Hubbard, and Violet Blue Krohm; seven step children; nine grandchildren; twelve step grandchildren; six great- grandchildren; fifteen step great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson; & many extended family members and friends. Services will be held with full military honors, at 10 am, Friday, May 31st, at Florida National Cemetery, located 6502 SW 102nd Ave, Bushnell, FL 33513. Church services will follow at 2 pm, at West Broad Street Baptist Church, 3809 W. Broad Street, Tampa, FL 33614. Words of comfort may be expressed at Florida Mortuary Funeral & Cremation Services 813-237-2900

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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on May 26, 2013