MSGT Eric Strom Haley, USMC Ret., 73, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Bay Pines VA Health Care System.
Born in Portsmouth, VA, he moved here from No. Carolina in 1981 after he retired as a Master Sergeant in the US Marine Corps with 23 years of service. He was a Vietnam Veteran and Past Commander of VFW Post 4364 and AmVets Post 8. He was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and the Masons. He enjoyed yardwork and gardening.
Survivors include his wife of 23 years, Gail; two sons, Eric and Steve of Colorado; two daughters, Kathy Kirk of No. Carolina and Adele Harriet of St. Petersburg, FL; step daughter, Samantha Sharp of St. Petersburg; sister Kay Greenwood of Maine; and six grandchildren.
Military Honors will be presented at Bay Pines National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.
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