Samuel Victor Frontera, 75, died September 28, 2009 in Tequesta, Fla.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corp. from 195457 and in the U.S. Army from 196179. He formerly worked for Harold Turner Roofing of Palm Beach County, Fla.
He is survived by his former wife, Patricia Ann Neusch; sons, Steven V. Frontera of Port St. Lucie, Fla. and Samuel V. Frontera Jr. of Jupiter, Fla.; daughters, Deborah A. Orlando of Moffat, Texas, Megan A. Frontera and Michelle A. Argentine, both of Jupiter, Fla. and Joyce A. McLamb of Benson, N.C.; 13 grandchildren; seven greatgrandchildren; a brother, John P. Frontera of West Palm Beach, Fla.; sisters Loretta M. Statzer of West Palm Beach, Fla. and Gayle N. Williams, Warren.
He was preceded in death by his father, John L. Frontera and mother, Catherine Ferry; and sisters JoAnne Pfohl and Patricia B. Howes.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Treasure Coast Hospice, 1201 S.E. Indian St., St. Stuart, FL 349975688
A memorial service with military honors was held on October 11, 2009 at the family home in Tequesta.