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“Many thanks to all of you who have sent prayers and written beautiful words of remembrance. We cannot believe a month has gone by since Steve went to...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Sonia, Justin & Jackson Asbrand

“Jesus words at John 17:3 offer us comfort and hope in how we can see our beloved ones again. In loving memories of your loved one, Steven. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: - Atlanta, GA

“I am so sorry to hear of Steven's passing. I have such fond memories of good times with him and Debbie on Beechnut Road, Little Sunapee, and at Piano...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Diane Fiset - Duxbury, MA

“Condolences to your family as you mourn this loss. May the God who gives strength and peace guard your hearts at this time of sorrow. Ps. 29:11 ”
4 of 26 | Posted by: AW - GA

“My deepest sympathies go out to Steve's boys and his family. He was a wonderful man and the world will be a little dimmer without him in it."Love...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Virginia Clancy - St. Petersburg, FL

“Eternal rest grant unto Steven, O Lord and let your perpetual light shine upon him.May Steven's soul and those of the faithful departed, through the...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Gene Berardi - Norcross, GA

“Since being a part of the Specialty family, I had the pleasure of meeting Steve face to face once but did chat with him over the phone occasionally....Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Sarah Boleman - Atlanta, GA

“Steve was my first boss and mentor, he taught me some valuable and unforgettable lessons about business but more importantly about life. He loved to...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Les Anderson - Clearwater, FL

“I am deeply saddened to have heard the news about Steve. There are people in your life who make an impact on you and Steve was one of those people....Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Vic Cucuz - Tampa, FL

“Though Steve and I were just getting to know each other as colleagues it was apparent from our first conversation that he was a man of his word. He...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Kevin Fisher - Atlanta, GA

“Although I had only known Steven for a short time, he was one of those people that you just knew was a genuine man and caring about people. His eyes...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Shawn Smith - Tampa, FL

“Steve touched so many lives for the good.I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to know Steve both as a colleague and a cherished friend. My...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Glenda Maxwell - Tampa, FL

“I met Steve as a freshman at FSU. We worked together in the Admissions office, and became friends. We continued a friendship all four years at FSU....Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Mike Manze - Jacksonville, FL

“I had the fine opportunity of working with Steve for a couple years but carried on a friendship for more than 25. I was saddened to hear of his...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Jay (and Susie) Burkette - Tampa, FL

“I've known Steve for many years as a Manufacturers Rep. He was such a wonderful person and we will miss him coming in to the office, always with a...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: Mary Sherrard - Tampa, FL

“Craig Tile and Flooring would like to convey our heartfelt condolences to the Asbrand family. We will surely miss the presence of a truly loveable...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Piyush Mulji - Tampa, FL

“I have known and worked with Steve in the flooring industry for many years. Truly one of the most honest and genuine people I have had the pleasure...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Jason Weeks - Atlanta, GA

“Steve had a genuine interest in people. A very kind man. My deepest sympathy to his family. I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you. ”
18 of 26 | Posted by: Josette Callol - Norcross, GA

“A kind gentleman. A colleague always available and great to be around. He will be missed. My prayers for his entire family. ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: Andrea Bacchini - Atlanta, GA

“Steve was one of the nicest men I have ever met. I am thankful for the time we worked together. He loved his boys and was extremely proud of them....Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Jacki Adams - Suwanee, GA

“Steve was a great guy and a pleasure to work with. He was instrumental in getting us going in the Tampa market. We will always be grateful for what...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Doug Rain - Norcross, GA

“Steve was such a great person that was always in a good mood when he visited our office. I feel blessed to have known him and will always think of...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Stephen Busbee - Tampa, FL

“Steve was my best bud growing up. So many good times. Be at peace. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Keith Fowler - New York, NY

“So sorry for your loss. Steve was so sweet and although I did not know him well, I know he was a great man and always so helpful and kind when he...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Heidi Damon - Tampa, FL

“Steve was just a great guy. One of my favorite reps I have worked with over the last 10 years. Really sad to hear. Prayers to the family. Rest in...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Andy Evans - Tampa, FL

“Steve was such a gentle, kind wonderful person. We will miss him at Creative Tile and Hardwood Floors. Praying for his boys and family, God bless you...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Carmen Barreto - Naples, FL

ASBRAND - Steven, 53, of Tampa FL, passed away suddenly on June 6, 2016.

Steve grew up in Westwood, but as all who knew him will attest, he was a Southern boy at heart. He made Florida his permanent home after graduating from FSU in 1984. He loved sports, gardening, cooking a great meal, and all things Seminole. Most of all, he loved being a dad. His sons were the joys of his life, and he took the greatest of pride in them. He will be missed by all for his quick wit and big heart.

Steve is survived by his sons, Justin and Jackson, and his former wife, Sonia. He is also survived by his mother Claire (Scotton) of Westwood, MA, and his sister Deborah of Boston. He was the son of the late Charles Asbrand. He will be forever missed by a large extended family of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Friends and family are invited to attend a Christian Mass of Burial on Saturday, June 25, at 10am at St. Margaret Mary's Church in Westwood. Interment following at New Westwood Cemetery. Reception immediately after at Fox Hill Village, 10 Longwood Drive, Westwood.