William “Tom” Cole, 59, of Port Charlotte, FL passed away April 25, 2105. He was born June 10, 1955 in Chestertown, MD. Tom worked in the bowling industry most of his working life ending with proprietorship of Sugar Cane Lanes in Belle Glade, FL. Tom and Patty moved to Port Charlotte in 2005 he worked in the security industry for nine years. He was an accomplished bowler, having been awarded a 300 ring from ABC for bowling a perfect game (after many 299s), and was an avid golfer.
Tom is greatly missed by his wife of 27 years, Patty; daughter, Julie (Barry Halpern) Davidson, Burtonsville, MD and sister, Nettie Clough. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Marie Cole; sister Mary “Betsy” Reynolds and an infant brother.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to TideWell Hospice Inc, 5955 Rand Blvd. Sarasota, FL 34238. Arrangements are with National Cremation Society of Port Charlotte, FL.