FILIPPONE, Jay Albert, 79 of Brandon passed away on April 8, 2013. He was born in Newark, New Jersey. Jay leaves to cherish his memory, his loving family, friends and the love of his life, Del Filippone. Along with his wife, Jay is survived by his children: Kerri McDougald, Kim Filippone, Tami Vetter, and Anthony Filippone and stepchildren Jennifer Nelson and Donald Payne, Jr., 9 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. A celebration of life service will be on May 4, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at the Brandon Masonic Lodge #114, 203 N Moon Ave. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hillsborough County Animal Services 440 North Faulkenburg Road Tampa, Florida 33619.

Published in TBO.com on Apr. 28, 2013