McEACHERN, Thomas A. III, age 78 of Spring Hill, FL passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017 at his home. Born in Ft. Myers, Florida, he moved to the area 17 years ago from Leesburg, Florida. Along with several other successful restaurants, he owned and operated Bare Bones Fish and Steakhouse in Hernando Beach, Florida. He was a member of Rotary Club International and Manatee High School Athletic Alumni Association. He loved fishing and boating out on the gulf, and enjoyed playing golf. He was Presbyterian by faith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Karen, daughter, Susie McEachern and his parents, Thomas A., Jr and Helen Day McEachern. Survivors include daughters and son-in-law: Julie & Mark Hassler of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, Kim Melancon of Bradenton, Florida; brother: Phil McEachern of Eustis, Florida; sisters: Carol Knisley of Sparta, Tennessee, Cynthia Gernhart of Bradenton, Florida, Mary Cassandra Hurst of Fruitland, Florida; three grandchildren: Kady, Cody, and Sarah; and one great granddaughter; Ava.
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