Retired Firefighter Earl "the pearl" Miller, Retired firefighter Earl Miller passed on December 25 2012. He worked out of Old Station #5 and retired from firehouse #10 from SPFD. Arrangements for retired Firefighter Earl Miller are as follows:
Saturday, January 5, at 11 am
Southside Tabernacle Baptist Church
3657 - 18 Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL
Retired Firefighter Charles "Beetle" Bailey Retired firefighter Charles Bailey recently passed away. He retired in 1992 from SPFD. Father in-law of retired firefighter Don Schwartz. Please Keep Don and Susan Schwartz in your prayers. There is no additional information as of yet.
Retired Firefighter Roger Post Retired Firefighter Roger Post passed away Sunday December 19, 2010. He retired in June of 1981. He remained a true and faithful dues paying retiree of L-747 since 1981. A family service is planned.
Retired Firefighter Hal Elgin Retired Firefighter Hal Elgin, passed away over the weekend.
Retired Firefighter Elwin Carl Bowman SPFD from 1961 - 1981. Information will follow as received. A gathering of family and friends for retired Firefighter Elwin Carl Bowman will be held at the Anderson/McQueen Funeral home (2201 Dr. M. L. King St. N.) on Wednesday, June 16th, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinsons Research at email@example.com
Retired Firefighter Bob Benedict The funeral will be at 3:30 PM on Thursday, March 4th, at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church 3747 34th Street So., St. Petersburg Fl 33707. There will be a reception in the Chuch parish hall following the service. In Lieu of Flowers, the family requests donations to the SPCA.
Retired Firefighter Winthrop "Buddy" Standish passed away Sunday November 8, 2009. Service November 11, 2009 Memorial Park Cemetery. http://obit.andersonmcqueen.com/obitdisplay.html?id=723692&listing=Current
Retired Firefighter James Brannen
passed away on Friday, June 5th, 2009. We will forward details of the arrangements as soon as they are made.
Retired Fire Chief Zelmar C. Greenway
passed on January 19, 2009. Funeral arrangements are as follows: On Thursday, January 22, the viewing will be from 1 - 2 pm at R. Lee Williams Funeral Home (3530 49 Street North) with a service following at 2 pm. The service will conclude at the graveside in Memorial Gardens.
Retired Firefighter Leon White passed on Monday December 15, 2008. Viewing will be Friday, Dec. 19, from 1700 - 2000 hours at Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church (3001 - 18 Avenue South) with a Wake Service from 1900 - 2000 hours . Funeral service will be Saturday, Dec. 20, at 1100 hours. Interment will be at Woodlawn Gardens (1 Avenue South & 58 Street) following the service.
Retired Firefighter Wayne Perkins passed on Monday August 25, 2008. WAYNE H PERKINS 72 died August 25,2008 at Bay Pines VA Hospital. He is survived by his wife Carlene two children Robin Lavigne, Eric of St. Petersburg two step children Steven Labrecque of Porter, ME, Michelle Chute of Brentwood, NH three grand children. He is predeceased by brother “Skip”. Wayne is a retired St. Petersburg Firefighter, inventor of the “Perk Pack for the fire department and served in the US Coast Guard. Member of American Legion Post 273, Elks Holiday Isles Lodge 1912 and Wyoming Antelope Club. Services will be at 10:00AM Sept. 5, 2008 Bay Pines Veterans Cemetery. Donations may be made payable to St Petersburg College Foundation for the Wayne H Perkins Memorial Scholarship Firefighter Fund.
Retired Firefighter Nelson Aters passed on Tuesday, August 12, 2008. The family will receive visitors on Saturday, August 16, at 2:00 pm, followed by a Memorial Service at 3:00 pm at:
Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home
2201 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33704
Retired Firefighter Clyde Pinkerton passed. Clyde worked out of Old Station #2 on 9th Street No.
Retired Captain Joe Novak Viewing: Sunday, January 27th, from 3-5 pm Richard E. Sorenson Funeral Home, 3180 - 30th Avenue Funeral Mass: Monday, Janurary 28th 10:00 AM at Holy Cross Catholic Church 7851 54th Avenue North, St. Petersburg Internment: Tuesday, January 29th at 11:00 AM Veteran's Cemetery Bushnell, Florida
Retired Firefighter George Lake passed on December 23rd. He had retired in 1989 out of Station 4.
Retired Fire Lieutenant John Stevener passed away on Saturday, October 6th. There will be a Memorial Service this Saturday, October 13th, at 1:00 pm. It will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 401 - 5th Street North, St. Petersburg.
Retired Firefighter Gene Picard passed away on June 6, 2007. He was 70 years of age and retired from SPFR in 1979. He and his wife Rita recently moved to Milner Georgia. There will be a 10:30 am service on Saturday June 30th at the Highest Praise Family Church 1350 East Lake Road North, in Tarpon Springs, FL. Cards can be sent to Rita Picard at 417 Barnesville Road Milner, GA 30257
Retired District Chief Hack Wilson passed. The funeral is at 3:00 pm, June 21 at the Chapel at Bryant Funeral Home in Franklin, NC. Military Funeral with reception to follow service at the American Legion.
Retired District Chief Bud Dillashaw passed. The funeral will be held Tuesday 2:00pm at Blyth Funeral Home in Greenwood South Carolina, 1425 Montegue AVe. A memorial service will be held in St. Pete with further information to come.
Retired Padgett Miller passed away on Saturday Feb. 24, 2007 around 5 am.
Retired Cliff Wagner passed on Wednesday Nov. 2, 2006. Cliff was a 27 year veteran of the St. Petersburg Fire Dept.
Retired Lt. Dave Roberts passed on Saturday June 24, 2006. Dave was a 26 1/2 year veteran of the St. Petersburg Fire & Rescue. Stations 1 and 13.