VENEZIA JR., William "Sam" Ralph, 58, of Tampa, passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at home. Born in London, England, he came to Florida in the early 60s. He had a great love for his wife, daughter, family, and friends and was most happy with a fishing pole in his hands. He was a devout member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and was very involved in many ministries. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Pearl Tuggle. He is survived by his wife, Cathy Wire Venezia; daughter, Emily Venezia; stepdaughters, Catherine and Jennifer Johnson; parents, William and Mary Venezia; sister, Millie (Jim) Mcllvaine; brother, Tony (Vicki) Venezia; grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and many friends. There will be a Funeral Mass on Saturday, September 7th at 1pm at St. Patrick Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Emily Venezia Education Fund, (Acc # X3215), Chase Bank, 4005 S. Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33611. Visit the family's personalized online Guestbook at www.ALifeTribute.com ALifeTribute FuneralCare - Tampa 813-288-8705
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Published in TBO.com on Sept. 6, 2013