John Vernon

TAMPA, Fla.

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.