Neil Rodney Attridge, 79, a Cape Coral resident for the last 35 years, formerly of Riverside, CA passed away Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 in Cape Coral. He was born May 10, 1934 in Oak Bluffs, MA to Thomas and Margaret Attridge, now deceased.
Neil was a member at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Cape Coral and was a retired deputy sheriff from the Riverside County, CA Sheriff's office. He was a loving husband, father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. He always had a smile on his face and he would not let you leave before he got to say "God Bless."
Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life." John 8:12
He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Edith R. Attridge of Cape Coral; two children, Morris Attridge and wife Christine of Cape Coral and Katherine Attridge of Lake Lure, NC; a sister, Colby Fox of Pt. Townsend, WA; six grandchildren, Jennifer, Neil, Ashley, Callie, Nicole and Morris, Jr.; as well as two great grandchildren, Riley and Reed.
Neil was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Attridege.
Private memorial services will be held.
Memorial contributions in memory of Neil Attridge are suggested to any charity of choice.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.