Obituary for John North III
Sergeant John William North, III, 60, of Lake Panasoffkee, FL passed away on May 14, 2017 at his home. Sergeant North served 40 years in Law Enforcement with Lake County, Polk County, Highlands County, Avon Park Police Department, and the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. He was an avid motorcycle enthusiast riding and racing dirt bikes. He loved throwing dirt and going fast, whether on 2 wheels or 4.
He is survived by his wife, Belinda North of Lake Panasoffkee, FL; son, Michael (Amy) Amedeo of Eustis, FL; daughter, Dawn Amedeo (Brandon Brinkman) of Leesburg, FL; and grandchildren, Alyxander, Kaylee, and Khloe AKA his “Squirmy”.
Visitation and Memorial Service
A time of Visitation will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 from 4:00-5:00 pm at the Sumter County Fairgrounds Expo Center, Webster, FL. Services will follow at the Fairgrounds Expo Center at 5:00 pm. Chaplain John Farfaglia will preside.
In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Akita Rescue Society of Florida, 2364 Emerson St., Jacksonville, FL 32207.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.