Rovai III, Jules F

Jules “Buzz” Frederick Rovai III – 1948 – 2005

Jules “Buzz” Fredrick Rovai III, age 57 of Gulf Breeze, FL, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2005 after a long battle with bone cancer. Buzz was born on January 12, 1948 in San Francisco, CA, to Jules and Beatrice Rovai. He was a disabled veteran who served his country honorably in the Coast Guard in VietNam and upon discharge he came home to Pensacola and made it his home. He was a multi-talented artist and his family and friends alike will cherish the many pieces of art he created. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Surviving Buzz is his wife, Pat Rovai; his mother and step-father, Beatrice and Cleat Hoyer; his sister, Donna Rogers; stepbrother, Jimmy Steward; three stepchildren, Dana Walker and Brian and Wade Smith and 10 grandchildren.

Funeral services for Buzz will be Thursday, April 14, 2005 at Faith Chapel North – Cantonment at 11:00 AM with Rev. Gene Barlow officiating.

Interment will follow at Beulah Cemetery in McCall, Al.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to service time.

as published in the Pensacola News-Journal

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