Victor R. Hollis, Jr. ’40

Victor R. Hollis, Jr. ’40 died on Feb. 27 after a long illness. He was born Nov. 10, 1917, in Atlanta, Ga., and raised in Sautee, Ga. He served as a first lieutenant in the South Pacific during WWII. For over 33 years he was an official of the Tampa FHA office, where he was its service office supervisor during the five years prior to his retirement. He became a member of Palma Ceia United Methodist Church in 1970, was an invaluable member of its Chancel Choir, and held many leadership positions over the years. He is survived by his sister, Janie H. Kalaf (Dr. Walter N. Kalaf), 1048 Northshore Dr. N.E. Apt. 3, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701; his niece, Lisa Kalaf; his nephew, John W. Kalaf; and great-nephews, John Kalaf, Jr., Robert Kalaf, and Christopher Kalaf.