John Vernon, 81, of Tampa, Florida, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Bobbie, five children and five grandchildren.
The funeral service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at St. James United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until time of service.
Military honors will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Florida National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Best Buddies at bestbuddies.org/quilleon/ or to the special connections ministry at St. James United Methodist Church in Tampa.
Loyless Funeral Home in Tampa handled the arrangements.