- February 15, 1932 - November 20, 2012
- Tampa, Florida
of Don's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Moffitt Cancer Center in Don Garrett's memory.
Moffitt Cancer Center
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I have some great childhood memories of Don and Peggy Garrett and all the kids. I've thought about you all often over the years. I'll be thinking of you today and what a good man he was. Sorry for your loss.
Posted by: Robin Woodie Worthy - GA Nov 27, 2012
Our hearts go out to your family. May you be comforted in the fact that Don is walking strong in the hands of the lord. Our father in heaven will always be our salvation, and never give us more than we can bare. God bless you all.
Loving, Greg and Patty Groce
Posted by: Greg and Patty Groce - Lutz, FL - Dana Garrett Dad and Mom Nov 27, 2012
I am a friend of Don's daughter Marilyn. I would like to say that Don will surely be missed, as he was loved very much. My heart goes out to the family during this very difficult time. May God bless all of you.
Posted by: Susan - Holiday, FL - Friend Nov 26, 2012
A heart felt prayer for all the family. Don was a great person and will be missed by all that knew him.
Posted by: Ricky D Copley - Redding, CA - Friend Nov 26, 2012
Uncle Don will always have a special place in my heart. He was like a grandfather to me. I have fond childhood memories of waking up in the morning and hearing Don and Peggy's and Uncle Bill's laughter coming from our kitchen. They always had the best stories to share. Even three weeks ago, when I visited Don, he told me how he had caught his first fish, with a diaper pin for a hook! He will be sorely missed.
With love from his Flower Girl,
Lori, Kevin, and Adalyn
Posted by: Lori Colber - Land O Lakes, FL - Grand Niece Nov 26, 2012
Sorry for your lost,I pray that you and the family feels the loving and comforting arms that God has wrapped around each of you.
Posted by: Ramona Shipman-Grimes - Tampa, FL - friend Nov 26, 2012
Although I did not spend much time with Don, my sister-in-law "Toots" is very special to me and I am so sorry for the loss of her father. I do know that Don was a wonderful father and that he passed down his compassion to the family and will be sorely missed. Please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss and that you are in our prayers.
Posted by: Denise Jackson - Tampa, FL - sister-in-law Nov 26, 2012
Don was always so pleasant whenever I would see him. I never heard him say an unkind word to or about anyone.
Posted by: Kathy Quinn - Land O Lakes, FL - Mother of his daughter-in-law Nov 26, 2012
Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day, unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear.
Posted by: Jason Stanford - Fort Myers, FL - Great Great Nephew Nov 25, 2012
May you find strength
in the love of family
and in the warm embrace
Posted by: Ryan Stanford - Fort Myers, FL - Great Great Nephew Nov 25, 2012