Carroll Francis Cala

April 19, 1940 - October 27, 2020

Carroll Francis Cala, 80, of Ft. Myers, passed away on October 27, 2020. He was born in Baltimore, MD to Joseph and Marian Cala. He worked in the family business, Cala Brothers, candy and tobacco wholesalers, until his retirement.

Carroll was an avid hunter, nature lover and enjoyed cooking for family and friends. He loved growing roses and had a butterfly garden that attracted many critters to his yard, including hummingbirds. Being an amateur pilot, Carroll was well known for recounting stories of flights in his ultralight aircraft. He was active in his church and served as an usher.

He is survived by his son, Joseph Paul Cala; sister, Anna Marie Rinick; step children, Laura, Eva and Charles Lewis.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Cala; and wife, Jackie Cala.

Carroll was a kind, loving man and will be missed by many.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers, is entrusted with final care.


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