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Odd John Hareide, 64

Odd John Hareide, 64 formerly of Tampa, FL passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017. Mr. Hareide was born in Hareid, Norway and moved to Florida 35 years ago.  He began working on ships at the age of 16 and continued until his retirement from International Ship Repair for the last 14 years.  Mr. Hareide traveled the world throughout his life and was a member of the Sons of Norway, Tampa Branch (District 3 Lodge).  He enjoyed watching NASCAR following Dale Jr.

Mr. Hareide was preceded in death by his wife Christia Hareide and is survived by his children, Kris (Jamie) Hareide, Shanna (Kent) Bailey and Joann (Glenn) Banschbach, two sisters, Aud Emblem and Undis Holstad and one granddaughter, Kayla Bailey.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date when family from Norway arrives.

Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2335 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043.  Family and friends may share their condolences at: 904-284-7720