Saint Petersburg

Marion Minshall Lucciola

Lucciola, Marion Minshall, 91, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.  The daughter of Stanley C. and Verna Laird Minshall, she was born on Dec. 10, 1926 at Mound Park Hospital.  She was a graduate of St. Petersburg High School, Class of ’44.  She was married to Alexander Lucciola in 1956, who preceded her in death in 2014.  She was co-owner and operator of Minshall the Florist, Inc., for 42 years.  Marion was a member of Clearview United Methodist Church since 1962.  She served as chairman of many committees, sang in the choir, facilitated the Koinonia Class for many years and was lay member of Fla. Annual Methodist Conference for 25 years.  Marion also served as president of St. Petersburg District, UMC for 8 years on District Council of Ministries, and was president of Fla. West Coast Florist’s Association.  She was a member of Bethlehem Chapter of Eastern Star for 50+ years.  She is survived by her son, Alan; daughter, Amy Loving; four grandchildren, elevent great grandchildren and sister, Dorothy Collins and her family.  Memorial service to be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Clearview United Methodist Church.  Sorensen Funeral Home.