Gene E. Goldsmith, 79, of Clearwater, FL, died at Morton Plant Hospital, June 22, 2012, from natural causes.
A native of Lodi, NY and a local resident since 1983, when he moved here from Cornwall, NY; he was a retired Restoration Specialist with the National Parks Service; a Episcopalian; a member of the Knights of Pythias and a US Army Veteran of the Korean War. During his military service, Gene was awarded the National Defense Medal and the Army Occupation Medal for Germany and was the rank of SGT.
Gene is survived by a loving family: a wife, Doris of Clearwater, FL; his son; Thomas Goldsmith of Sao Paulo, Brazil; a daughter, Gail Richard of Manchester, NH; four brothers; one sister and four grandchildren.
Graveside services are Friday, 2:30 PM, June 29, 2012, at Florida National Cemetery, 6502 SW 102nd Avenue, Bushnell, FL 33513 with the Spring Hill Marine Corps League, Detachment #708 to officiate.
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