Published in TBO.com on November 27, 2004
VEALE, Clinton "Jimmy," 79, of Holiday, died Wednesday, November 24, 2004, at Community Hospital of New Port Richey.
He was born in Detroit, Mich., and moved here from Valley Stream, N.Y., in 1982. He was a retired co-owner of Surkol Refrigeration Co., Brooklyn, N.Y., with 30 years of service and later retired as a bus driver from Pasco County Transit, New Port Richey, with 10 years of service.
He was a Coast Guard veteran of World War II, a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Holiday and of Knights of Columbus in Valley Stream, N.Y.
Survived by his sons, Kenneth J. Veale of Lake Grove, N.Y., and Martin P. Veale of Port Richey; and sister, Winifred Danner of Portland, Ore. He was predeceased by his wife, Genevieve Hale Veale.
Visitation will be Sunday, November 28, 2004, from 2-5 p.m. at Dobies Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be Monday, November 29, 2004, at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Burial following at Florida National Cemetery. Memorial donations may be m ade to Hernando-Pasco Hospice, 12107 Majestic Blvd., Hudson, FL 34667. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Homes Bartelt Road Chapel Holiday