RIDGELY, James E., 61, passed away on December 22, 2012. "Jim" is survived by his loving wife, Roseanna of 34 years; Jonathan, son; Joe & Tillie Massaro, in laws; & Tom Ridgely, brother. He retired from Verizon as Director of Network Architecture & Design International after 30 plus years. He graduated from St. Petersburg College with a degree in science & electronic technology. He loved his family & friends; to help others; & to hunt & fish. The family thanks their friends Linda Labart, James & Loraine Loper for their help through this difficult time. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation for GI Research. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 5, 2013, at 2pm with a gathering for family & friends one hour prior at Blount & Curry Carrollwood Chapel.