OLDSMAR, Fla. -- Thomas P. Fronce 60, passed away at his home in Oldsmar, Fla., Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.
He was born Dec. 2, 1952, in Napoleon, Ohio, to Galen and Patricia (Grim) Fronce. Tom gradu-
ated from Napoleon High School in 1971. He attended Miami University of Ohio where he studied architecture. For the past 21 years, Tom served as the senior business development officer at Creative Contractors Inc., Clearwater, Fla., where he was a shareholder and senior vice president. He was a member of, and actively involved with the American Institute of Architects, Florida Educational Facilities Planners Association, Pasco County Economic Developmental Council and the Society for Marketing Professional Services.
Left to cherish Tom's memories are his wife, Grace (Rickenberg), of 37 years; parents, Galen and Pat Fronce, New Port Richey; and brothers, Phil (Jean) of St. Pete, and John (Pam), Perrysburg, Ohio.
Tom will be remembered as being one of the "good guys" in the world.
A memorial mass will be held on Jan. 31 at 10:30 a.m. at Espiritu Santo Catholic Church, Safety Harbor. A Celebration of Life will take place following the service at East Lake Woodlands Country Club, Oldsmar.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Make a Wish Foundation of Tampa, Suncoast Hospice or the Special Olympics.