Dr. Timothy W. Conway III passed peacefully in his home in Palmetto FL. on July 11, 2019, after fighting cancer for 17 years. A native of Harrisburg PA., Dr. Conway made Plant City FL. his home, practicing Dentistry for 41 years and co-founding the Tooth Caboose. Dr. Conway also served as an examiner with the Board of Dentistry for the State of Florida.
He retired from the Florida Army National Guard at the rank of Colonel as the State Surgeon. He also served for many years as an Auxiliary Deputy in the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. He was a brother in Olin S. Wright Lodge No. 79, serving as Master in 1986. An active yachtsman, he and his wife, Pam, were at home on the water. Dr. Conway was 74 years old.
He is survived by his wife, Pamela Conway; 3 sons; Timothy W. Conway IV (wife Wanda), Scott M. Conway, and James C. Fortner; grandchildren; Timothy W. Conway V (wife Samantha), Caitlyn N. Conway, J. Liam Fortner and Noah C. Fortner; and sisters, Nancy Krevsky (husband Jay) and Joanie Wolov.
The family will receive all friends on Friday, July 26, 2019, from 12:00-1:30pm at the Florida National Guard Armory, 4004 Airport Road Plant City, Florida 33563. A funeral service with military honors will follow at 1:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, request donations in his name to MOAA Scholarship Fund, Shriners Hospitals for Children, or South Florida Baptist Hospital.