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Some notable people in attendance at U.S. Rep. C.W. Bill Young's funeral

Published Oct. 25, 2013


House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio

Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va.

Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md.

U.S. Reps. Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-N.J.; Frank Wolf, R-Va.; Kathy Castor, D-Tampa; Gus Bilirakis, R-Palm Harbor; Dennis Ross, R-Lakeland; Dan Webster, R-Orlando; Ander Crenshaw, R-Jacksonville; Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami; Buck McKeon, R-Calif; Jeff Miller, R-Pensacola; Corrine Brown, D-Jacksonville; John Mica, R-Winter Park; Pete Sessions, R-Texas; Bill Posey, R-Rockledge; Tom Latham, R-Iowa; Phil Roe, R-Tenn.; Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis.; Don Young, R-Alaska; Robert Aderholt, R-Ala.; Ken Calvert, R-Calif.; John Carter, R-Texas; Tom Cole, R-Okla.; Kay Granger, R-Texas; Steve Womack, R-Ark.; Peter Visclosky, D-Ind.; Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas; Steve King, R-Iowa; more than 30 House members total

Former U.S. Reps. Bob Livingston, R-La. (former House appropriations chairman); Jerry Lewis, R-Calif.; and David Hobson, R-Ohio

Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi

Gen. James F. Amos, the Marine Corps commandant

Gordon England, former U.S. deputy secretary of defense and secretary of the Navy and deputy secretary of homeland security

Chaim Shacham, consul general of Israel to Florida and Puerto Rico

Bill McCollum, former Florida attorney general

Mel Sembler, former U.S. ambassador

Dennis Jones, former state senator

Curt Kiser, lawyer and former state representative and senator

St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster

Rick Kriseman, former state representative and candidate for St. Petersburg mayor

Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri

Clearwater Mayor George Cretekos

St. Petersburg City Council members Leslie Curran, Jeff Danner, Wengay Newton and Steve Kornell

Frank Hibbard, former mayor of Clearwater

State Sens. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater; Jeffrey Brandes, R-St. Petersburg; Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton

State Rep. Ed Hooper, R-Clearwater

Pinellas County Commissioners Norm Roche, Ken Welch, Janet Long

Pinellas County Administrator Bob LaSala

Rick Baker, former St. Petersburg mayor

Charles Canady, Florida Supreme Court justice

U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Kovachevich

Former state Reps. Jim Frishe, R-St. Petersburg, and Rudy Bradley, R-St. Petersburg

Deborah Clark, Pinellas County supervisor of elections

Nancy Bostock, former Pinellas County commissioner


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