TRIVETTE, Colburn H., 69, of Lake Placid, Fla., died unexpectedly Sunday morning, August 4, 2013, at Florida Hospital in Lake Placid in the loving companionship of his wife and family. Colburn was a native of North Carolina, born June 20, 1944, in Lenoir. He was the son of Ms. Zaida and Walter Trivette. Colburn came to Lake Placid 33 years ago from Hickory, NC. He worked for 18 years as a supervisor in the groves for Consolidated in Lake Placid. Colburn loved to fish, enjoyed music, and especially loved building things. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Lake Placid. Colburn is survived by his loving wife Elizabeth, whom he wed June 13, 1987, in Venus, Fla.; mother-in-law, Grace Williams; children, Lisa Arnett (Randy), Bobby Pettis Jr. (Brandy); siblings, Nancy Wood (Cecil), Judy Gould, and sisters-in-law, Jean Jones, Gail Stanford (Billy), Mary Prescott (Terry); 7 grandchildren and he was blessed with 5 great grandchildren. The family will receive friends for visitation from 10-11 a.m. Thursday August 8, at Faith Baptist Church with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. Pastor Howard Leman will celebrate. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lake Placid. Funeral arrangements are under the loving devotion of MICHAEL A. BROCHETTI FUNERAL HOME 404 Plaza Avenue Lake Placid, Florida 33852 863-465-9997
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Published in TBO.com on Aug. 6, 2013
Michael A. Brochetti Funeral Home
404 Plaza Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852