Jeff A. Gonzo, 59, died at his home in Crestview, FL on February 27, 2018. He was born at Kindley AFB, Bermuda moved to Eglin AFB in December 1959. He grew up in Valparaiso attending Valparaiso Elementary School, Ruckel Jr. High, and Niceville High School. He is survived by his mother of Crestview, FL, his sister Tracy of Jacksonville, FL, Uncle Vern Gonzo of Chilton, WI, Uncle Carroll Gonzo of Minneapolis, MN, and numerous cousins. Jeff was an avid fisherman and hunter. Having worked most of his adult life for the Howell and Hick’s family. Jeff was cremated, and his cremains will go to sea on one of the boats he went to Mexico in and through the Panama Canal. A celebration of Jeff’s life will be held at the American Legion in Niceville on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.