Jeffrey Eric Kirsh, 49 years old of Tampa FL, passed away suddenly on July 16, 2015. Funeral services will be held at Congregation Rodeph Sholom, Tampa FL at 10am on July 19, 2015. Jeff is survived by his wife, Tsila Abush Kirsh, his daughter Einav and his son Aiden, his parents Fran and Alan Kirsh, and his brother Ivan Kirsh. Jeff was the most dedicated and loving father and husband, and was very involved in every aspect of his children's daily lives. An absolute light to others, he was surrounded by wonderful lifelong friends and family. Jeff was an avid reader of historical novels, a tennis champion, and a coach for youth soccer. As a member of Congregation Rodeph Sholom and a lifelong active Young Judea member, he lived his life involved in Jewish culture. His commitment and love for Israel led him to travel there many times. It is also where he met his Israeli wife Tsila. Jeff, a graduate of University of Georgia, was an avid Bulldogs fan. He was a valued employee of Oracle and recently recognized for his long term work and commitment. A proud and valued board member of The Krew of Sant'Yago, he led the way to growth and diversification of the Krew. He will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Congregation Rodeph Sholom, or Young Israel of Tampa 13207 North 52 St., Tampa, FL 33617.