Victor Clifford Densmore, 82, of Gainesville, passed away on March 24, 2012. Born in Miami, FL to the late Victor and Roma Rae Densmore, he was raised by his grandparents Charles and Margaret Coleman in Eau Gallie, FL. He was a former resident of Orlando and Palm Bay, FL.
An exceptional husband, devoted father and grandfather, he will be greatly missed by his loving family. A second generation native of Florida, he was an avid salt water fisherman, UF graduate and lifelong Gator fan. He served his country during the Korean War in the Air Force and retired as a colonel in the Army. In addition to his career in the aerospace industry, he was the owner and producer of Florida’s famous Jim Pfeffer fishing lures for 40 years. He will live in our hearts forever.
He is survived by daughter Linda Robertson and son in law Mark Robertson of Gainesville, daughter Brenda Stuglik and son in law Mark Stuglik of ellington, grandchildren Jessica and Kelly Thorsen, Stephanie Robertson and Austin Stuglik, and sister Doris Lovell of Atlanta, Ga. He is predeceased by his loving wife of 57 years, Betty R. Densmore.
Funeral Services will be held on on Tuesday, March 27 at 11:00 AM at Forest Meadows Memorial Park Central, Chapel in the Meadows, 4100 NW 39th Ave Gainesville, FL. Viewing will be held one hour prior from 10-11 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Treasure Coast Gator Club Scholarship Fund, mailed to Linda Robertson at 1801 NW 80th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606. Arrangements are under the care of Forest Meadows Funeral Home, 352-378-2528. Please sign the guestbook at www.forestmeadowsfh,com,