Wendell C. Queen
1957 — 2014
RIVERVIEW, FLORIDA — Wendell Clarence Queen, 56, passed away June 12, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Born Sept. 13, 1957, he was preceded in death by his mother, Hilda R. Hill; stepfather, J.B. Hill; father, Carroll Wayne Queen Sr.; stepmother, Willa Mae Queen; nephew, Joseph Wendell Queen; and great niece, Taylor Nicole Queen.
He was a member of the Interbay Moose Lodge of Tampa, Florida, and was instrumental in building Fifi’s Fine Resale Apparel stores. He had a passion for NASCAR, hunting, fishing and sports.
He leaves to cherish his memory one son, Morgan Sutton; sisters, Fifi Queen Abdian (Greg), Cici Queen Goodyear (A.J.), and Roni Hill; brothers, Carroll Queen Jr. (Peggy) and Tommy Queen (Vickie); niece, Allison Zogg (Jason); nephews, Jereme Goodyear (Heather), Andy Goodyear (Misty), and Tommy Queen; and numerous great nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Bon-A-Venture Cemetery in Canton.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to LifePath Hospice, 3725 Upper Creek Drive, Ruskin, FL 33573.
For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.