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Charles "Tibby" J. Thibodeau

February 19, 1939 ~ December 26, 2019 (age 80)


THIBODEAU, Charles "Tibby" J., 80, of Brooksville, Florida, is now at peace with the Lord on December 26, 2019. 
Born February 19, 1939 in St. Francis, Maine, he came to the area 38 years ago from New Milford, Connecticut where he resided for 20 years. He served with the United States Army in Korea and was a parishioner at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church.
Preceded in passing by his parents, Henry & Omerille Thibodeau  and brother, Robert Pelletier.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years: Faye (Travaglin) Thibodeau; daughter: Tracey Serebin and her son, Zachary of Tampa, FL; son: LtCol Trevor Thibodeau (USMC) and his wife, Natasha of Mandeville, LA and their four sons, Matthew, Tristan, Everett and Henry; daughter: Dr. Tricia Hale and her son, Wyatt of Valdosta, GA; sisters: Nina Jandreau of Sorrento, FL; Aline Gardner of Mount Plymouth, FL; Loumay (Larry) Avallone of Brookfield, CT; Carmen (Allen) Pinette of Granby, CT; Annette Golembeski of New Milford, CT; Barbara (Richard) Andersen of Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00-6:00pm, Thursday, January 9, 2020 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11:00am, Friday, January 10, 2020 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. Inurnment with military honors will follow at 1:00pm at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to HPH Hospice Care Center.
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January 9, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Merritt Funeral Home - Spring Hill Chapel
4095 Mariner Boulevard
Spring Hill, Florida 34609

Memorial Mass
January 10, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church

January 10, 2020

1:00 PM
Florida National Cemetery
6502 S.W. 102nd Avenue
Bushnell, Florida 33513


HPH Hospice Care Center
12260 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville FL 34613

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