Vern Wayman Emmons, Jr., 87 of Zephyrhills, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2023 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Chicago and moved here in 1991 from Schaumburg, Illinois. Vern was a computer analyst for IMC-Mosaic, was Catholic in faith and was an honorably discharged US Army veteran where he served in Germany with Elvis Presley. Vern enjoyed watching old movies, reading, watching the Chicago Bears and Cubs and Notre Dame football. Vern had a wonderful sense of humor and was a great guy to be around.
Vern is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Mary; son, Blake Emmons and grandson, Landon Emmons.
He will be laid to rest at Florida National Cemetery at a later date with military honors being rendered.