Fred Ozanne (SIMONS ISLAND, Ga.)

SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Fred Ozanne, 95, of St. Simons Island, passed away Thursday, December 11th, 2008, at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick. Mr. Ozanne was born in France with the majority of his youth spent in Menton, France located on the French Riviera. He emigrated to the United States in 1955 with his young family. Mr. Ozanne has been a resident of both Augusta, GA. and St. Simons Island, GA. for the last 46 years. In the early 1960's, Mr. Ozanne was the General Manager of Pizza Villa, Inc. with restaurants throughout Georgia including a restaurant in Brunswick and was the proprietor of Villa Europa and Roman Villa in Augusta since 1971. Mr. Ozanne retired from the restaurant business in 1990 and returned to St. Simons Island until his death. He is survived by his son John L. Ozanne of Carmel, California, son Patrick R. Ozanne of St. Simons Island and daughter Martine J. Addison of Greenwood Village, Colorado and four grandchildren. Following Mr. Ozanne's request, there will be no memorial service. In lieu of flowers, a contribution to the charity of your choice may be made in Mr. Ozanne's name. Chapman Funeral Chapel & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-December 17, 2008