The Rev. John L. Hartnett, 1950-2015

ST. PETERSBURG – The Rev. John Hartnett, rector of St. Vincent’s and a long-term rector of St. Giles Pinellas Park, died Saturday, August 15, 2015 just before noon. …. The Rev. Hartnett served the Diocese of Southwest Florida from 1990 until his death. Born in Carroll, Iowa on August 13, 1950, he attended the University of Iowa for his undergraduate degree and attended Nashotah House from 1983-1986. He was made deacon in Chicago in June of 1986, and priest in San Diego in December, 1986. He served as assistant headmaster of All Saints, San Diego, from 1986-90. He came to Florida to serve at St. Giles, Pinellas Park, where he was rector from 1990 to 2008. In…