EMIGDIO A. GIL
Emigdio A. Gil, 69, of Key West, Fla., passed away on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at the Hospice Care Center in Brooksville, Fla. He was born on July 27, 1944, in Tampa, Fla., to the late Antonio and Cathy Gil.
Emigdio, also known as Tony or El Senior Boungy, was part owner of Tony's Roofing Company. He was a past president and member of the Jaycees, the American Legion, the Civil Service Board, Contractor's Board, the Elks Club, Moose Lodge and also served as a Mason. He will be missed by all of his friends and family and all the jokes that he used to tell.
Surviving are his two children, daughter Danise Henriquez (Ralph) and son Emigdio Gil II, both of Key West; brother Antonio Gil (Melba) of Key West; sister Gladys Poindexter of Springhill, Fla.; grandchildren Ralphie, Ashley, Anthony, Michael, all of Key West and Amanda Gil of Chiefland, Fla.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at The Basilica of Saint Mary Star of the Sea church located at 1010 Windsor Lane, Key West.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the American Cancer Society or Hospice.