CORTLAND, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Dr. Carl W. Winans, 86, of St. Petersburg Beach, died peacefully at home, of leukemia, Friday, July 19, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.
Born March 19,1933, Cortland, Ohio, son of Aylmer and Marie (Daugherty) Winans.
He leaves his wife of 61 years, Phyllis (Brobst); son, Bradford (Terri) of Charlotte, North Carolina; daughter, Lynelle (Anthony) Sparacino of Gulfport, Florida; grandson, Preston Winans and sister, Reta Mizner of Kinsman, Ohio; plus many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death are his parents and brother, Harley.
He graduated Cortland High School, attended Kent State and Bowling Green State Universities, graduating from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1960. After an internship in Columbus, Ohio, he opened a primary care office in Perrysburg, Ohio, where he practiced for four years. He then served a pathology residency in Columbus, Ohio and Garden City, Michigan. He also practiced pathology in Sandusky and Mentor, Ohio. Moving to Florida, 1989, he was emergency room director for Metropolitan General Hospital, Pinellas Park, Florida.
Carl was a member of Pass-A- Grille Beach Community Church, Academy of Senior Professionals at Eckerd College (ASPEC), Suncoast Jazz Society and Treasure Island Club.
He gladly shared with family and friends his love of piloting airplanes, boating, fishing, RVing, skiing, tennis, jazz and world traveling.
His family genuinely thanks everyone for calls, cards and emails of comfort and sympathy and especially the caring nurses and volunteers of Suncoast Hospice.
A Celebration of his Life will be held at Pass-a-Grille Woman’s Club, Saturday, August 24, 2019, at 1:00 p.m.
Burial of cremated remains will take place in Greenlawn Cemetary in Green Township, Ohio handled by Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 8569 Main Street, Kinsman Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Suncoast Hospice, or the Scholarship funds of Pass-a Grille Beach Community Church or Suncoast Jazz Society.
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