JAMES F. "PETE" BUTLER, 88
LAKELAND - James F. "Pete" Butler, 88, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013 due to natural causes. He was born December 7, 1924 in Lakeland, FL.
Pete served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was a Fireman with the Lakeland Fire Department.
Preceded in death by James Butler (Father), Bertha Butler (Mother), Victoria Kemp (Sister) and Bernice Boutwell (Sister).
Survived by; Marietta Joyce Dees Butler (wife), Faye (Donald) Murphy (Daughter), Diane (Ernie) Lisch (Daughter), Bonnie Thompson (Daughter), Joel Thomas (Elaine) Butler (Brother), 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, 05/22/13, 9:00 -10:00AM at Lanier Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside Services will be Wednesday 5/22/2013 at 11:00 AM at the Socrum Cemetery. Interment will be in the Socrum Cemetery.
In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice.
Published in Ledger from May 19 to May 20, 2013