ROBERT PAUL POMEROY, 75, of Osprey, Florida, peacefully began a new journey on April 27, 2006. Mr. Pomeroy was raised in Baltimore, Maryland, lived in Cherry Hill, NJ and retired to Osprey, Florida. He is survived by his five children Robin, Garrison, Louise Blakley (JC), Jody Mc Namee (Todd), Wendy Billig (Steven) and was blessed with nine grandchildren. He is also survived by his former wife Louise Pomeroy, his sister Romaine Belt and Aunt Lovey Basler. He was a self-made businessman with a passion for flying and was a veteran of the US Air Force. He will be remembered by his family and friends for his unique wit, strong will and the the valuable lessons he taught. It is the family's wish that any donations be made in memory of Robert Paul Pomeroy to the Tidewell Hospice and Palliative Care, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238. Jennings Funeral Home & Crematory, 5750 Swift Road, Sarasota, FL 34231 is in charge of the arrangements. 941-926-2223.