Ahrens, Jonathan Age: 71

Passed Away: 2010-10-31

Funeral Home:

Jonathan Ahrens, 71, of Riverview, Fla., passed away Oct. 31, 2010. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Charlottesville, Va., and Brandon, Fla. He was a retired sales representative with Southern Wine and Spirits, and was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Hatcher Ahrens. He is survived by his son, Byron Ahrens, and daughter-in-law, Tina Ahrens, of McDonough, parents of Rachel and Kimberly Ahrens; son, Bert Ahrens, and daughter-in-law, Madeline, of St. Petersburg, Fla., parents of Anneleise and Jarrett Ahrens; daughter, Leah Ahrens Billingsley, and son-in-law, Chris Billingsley, of Palmyra, Va., parents of Alena and Austen Billingsley; son, Dean Ahrens, of Brandon, Fla.; daughter, Dana Ahrens Heath, of Tampa, Fla., parent of Ann-Marie, Juliana and Thomas Heath. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 3, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Brandon, Fla. A graveside service for friends and family will be held on Saturday, Nov. 6, at Norris Memorial Gardens, Norris, Tenn. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011, or to LifePath Hospice Development Department, 12973 N. Telecom Parkway, Suite 100, Temple Terrace, Fla. 33637-0907.