Edward A Bautista
December 14, 1921 – June 27, 2018
Bautista, Edward, 96, of Largo, passed away peacefully on June 27 with family by his side. Formerly from Chicago, Ed was a loving, kind, independent soul living his life with God as his best friend. He served in the Army during WWII in Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge in AAA Weapons Unit. After the war, Ed worked with GTE, and Stewart Warner. He enjoyed his career as a draftsman and loved playing the violin even more. He was a member of NorthShore Baptist Church for 50 years, mentored young violinists, and devoted time to friends and reading the bible. Services will be held at Bay Pines National Cemetery. A special thank you to the many care giver who took such great care of Ed at Seasons Belleair and many thanks to Suncoast Hospice Lavender and Crisis Teams for caring for Ed during his final days. Memorial donations may be sent to Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33760. Visit www.serenityfuneralhomelargo.com for more information.
- Graveside Service Thursday, July 26, 2018