Obituary of Frederick H MacFawn III
Fred H. MacFawn III, 78, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 after a long battle with leukemia, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born April 7, 1944, in Monroe, LA
The son of Colonel Frederick H. MacFawn Jr and Janey (Magee) MacFawn.
Fred graduated Class of '66 from Florida Presbyterian College (Eckerd College). Shortly after graduation he married the love of his life Monika Koch and joined the Air Force where he served 4 years in Alaska. Monika and Fred celebrated 55 years of marriage in December. After leaving the Air Force he joined his father-in-law in running Southwestern Suppliers, Inc a family owned Rebar and Concrete Company. He retired last year after 50 years.
Fred was an active member of his community. He was a member of the St. Petersburg and Ybor City Rotary Clubs. He volunteered with Meals on Wheels delivering meals on Fridays for the past 10 years. Fred was an avid pilot and was a member of Angel Flights Medical Transportation team flying at need patients all over the United States. He was a member of the Squires Club. One of Fred's greatest joys was the weekly family dinners.
Fred is survived by his wife Monika (Koch) MacFawn; 2 daughters Tiffany MacFawn Webb (Rob Webb) and Kari MacFawn Bianchet (David Bianchet); 4 grandchildren Johnna Webb Braddock (Vance), Jackson Webb, Ryen Kaufman, Kyle Kaufman, and 2 great grand daughters Owen and Olive Braddock; brothers Dr. Ian MacFawn (Cathy), Brian MacFawn (Bridget), sisters Janey Beth Lawrence and Kelly Cutino (Al); and many nieces and nephews.
A Service of Remembrance and a Celebration of His Life will be held at 4P.M. on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation in Fred's name to Meals on Wheels Tampa, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Suncoast Hospice.