PEARCE, John F., born in Tampa, 1925, son of Fredric C. Pearce and Lynn Tucker. Graduated from Hillsborough High School, 1944, and the University of Florida
, 1950. Married Martha Jane Rodriguez in 1952, four children. Married to Louise Perez 1982 - 2012. Employed by Graybar Electric Company, Lakeland Branch Manager. An avid Gator fan, he enjoyed sports and outdoor activities. Survived by four children, John, Linda, David and Russell, four grandchildren, and sister Thelma Le Mere. March 9, 2014.