ROSENBLOOM, Jr., 62
LAKE ALFRED - Harry "Ray" Rosenbloom, Jr., 62, of Lake Alfred, passed away on May 27, 2014 due to heart failure.
He attended the U.S. Navy School of Music and was a member of the U.S. Navy Drum and Bugle Corp. He played with the Birdie Castle Show Band for 25+ years, played drums and sang with combos on three major cruise ships, and played with a group that accompanied The Four Lads. He was a member of the Northshore Band of Wilmette, IL under the baton of John Paynter, Director of Music at Northwestern University. He also taught drum lessons at Carltons Music in Winter Haven.
Ray was preceded in death by his mother, Carol Tavenner Rosenbloom. He is survived by his father, Harry R. Rosenbloom Sr.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 7th, at 2 pm at Ott-Laughlin in Winter Haven.
Published in Ledger from June 5 to June 6, 2014