Robert F. CHILDS

CHILDS, Robert F., "Bob", retired Army Lt. Colonel ,93, of Tampa passed into the arms of his heavenly Father on Jan. 22, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Del; his two daughters, Kathy (Joseph) Leonard and Christine Elsner; daughter-in-law, Janis Childs; sister, Irene Meyers; seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Doug. A Memorial Mass will be held at Christ the King Catholic Church on Feb. 16 at 2:30 p.m. Family will receive friends one hour prior. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to .

Funeral Home

Gonzalez Funeral Home
7209 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, FL 33614
(813) 931-1833

Published in on Jan. 27, 2013