Joseph  Butler

Obituary of Joseph F. Butler

Butler, Joseph F. 85, went to be with his Lord on March 19, 2024. A sixth-generation Floridian, he attended the University of Florida earning a degree in Building Construction. He worked for several local contractors and was project manager on well-known projects in the area, including the exterior renovation of the Ringling mansion Ca’ d’Zan in Sarasota, one of the airside buildings at Tampa International Airport, and the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg.

He was a longtime member of Holy Family Catholic Church where he was a lector, and was instrumental in starting the Men’s Bible Study which he oversaw for many years.

He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and gardening.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years Nancy K. Butler, his sons Timothy J. Butler, New York, NY and Thomas Randall “Randy” Butler, St. Petersburg, FL, sister Rose LoGuidice, Naples, FL and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service is scheduled for Friday, April 12th, 2024 at 2:00pm at Holy Family Catholic Church, 200 78th Avenue NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33702.

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Memorial Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday, April 12, 2024
Holy Family Catholic Church
200 78th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
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