Jerome Leo McHale, 93, of Port Charlotte, FL, passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Port Charlotte.
He was born January 5, 1924, in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania. Jerome, beloved husband and loving father of four children, Richard, Alice, Tom and John; moved with his wife Jane, from Wilmington, Delaware where he worked for Conrail, to Port Charlotte in 1984. He and Jane were members of San Antonio Catholic Church in Port Charlotte.
He is survived by sons, Thomas and John McHale; daughter, Alice Sulzer; three grandchildren, Bernard, Jason, Allison and her husband Mike; great grandpa to two great grandsons, Shane and Nathan; and a cousin, Mary Lou Peck. Jerome was preceded in death by a son, Richard “Dick” McHale in January of 2014, his beloved wife of 67 years, Jane C. McHale, in September of 2015, and daughter-in-law, Phyllis (John) McHale, in November of 2016.
Visitation will be held Friday, May 12, 2017 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Roberson Funeral Homes, Port Charlotte Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will also be celebrated Friday at 11 a.m. at San Antonio Catholic Church, with committal and burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in Port Charlotte.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to Tidewell Hospice House, Port Charlotte, care of Tidewell Hospice Philanthropy Department 5955 Rand Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34238.
Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Homes, Port Charlotte Chapel.