- Deceased's name: Frank J. Romano
- Age: 92
- Date: Dec. 11, 2012
- Hometown: Valrico
- Survived by: He is survived by his wife, Carmel; a son; Ralph (Robin) Romano; a daughter; Elise (Paul) Morley; a sister, Ann Marino; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Frank J. Romano, 92, of Valrico died Dec. 11.
He was born on Nov. 28, 1920, in Brooklyn to the late Ralph and Lisa (Cantone) Romano.
He served his country during World War II in the Army.
"His quiet strength and subtle sense of humor will be missed by all who knew him.”
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Joan Hebrank, and a sister, Vinny Bruno.
A funeral service will take place on Monday, Dec. 17 at 10 a.m. at Serenity Meadows Funeral Home in Riverview. A viewing will take place on Sunday, Dec. 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will take place at Serenity Meadows Memorial Park.