John Glenn Deetz, 79 passed away peacefully at his home on May 23, 2018 in St. Petersburg, Florida. John was born in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Florida at the age of one. He was raised in Pinellas Park with his predeceased parents, James & Lucy Deetz and his two surviving sisters, Sally Kester & Barbara Hynes.
John met the love of his life and best friend, Karen and they were married on Aug. 19, 1961 in Pinellas Park. John and Karen were the owners of the Showboat Lounge in Pinellas Park and were the previous owners of Pyramid Realty in Pinellas Park. In 1989 John obtained his contractor license. John and Karen traveled the world with their family & friends.
John and Karen have three surviving children, James Deetz & wife Kimberly, Theresa Deetz & wife Lisa, Michael Deetz & wife Allison; nine grandchildren, Johnathon & wife Mandy, Shawn, Katie, Marina, Sierra, Jacob, Hailey, Jessica & Matthew and one great grandson, Sylis.
Funeral Mass: Sat. June 2, 2018 at 11:00 am at Transfiguration Catholic Church, 4000 43rd St. N., St. Petersburg, FL. 33714.
After Mass Gathering: Eagles Club, 6987 54th Ave. N., St. Petersburg 33709.