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April 23, 2003
SUNCOAST OBITUARIES

Wednesday, April 23, 2003

This list is compiled from the
regional editions of the St. Petersburg Times.

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  • HOLTGRAVE, JEAN K., 82, of Inverness, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at home under the care of her family and Hospice of Citrus County. Born in Belleville, Ill., she came here in 1995 from St. Louis. She was an administrative assistant at Northwest Mutual Life and was the first woman in St. Louis to become a chartered life underwriter. She was a lector and eucharistic minister at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church and was a Cursillo member. She volunteered at St. Vincent de Paul Society, and was a member of Share Club, Inverness Golf & Country Club, and OLOF Breakfast Club. Survivors include her daughter, Barbara "Bobbie" Karibo, Inverness; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness.
  • HUDEC, EVA M., 86, of Beverly Hills, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) in Beverly Hills. Born in Windsor, Ontario, she came here in 1977 from Trenton, Mich. She was a chemical company accountant. She was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic, Church where she belonged to the Catholic Women's Club. Survivors include two sons, Donald, Naples, and James, Beverly Hills; a brother, Gerard Allard, Marathon Key; a sister, Rita Zareczny, Beverly Hills; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Hooper Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills.
  • MERCHANT, LONNIE VESTER JR., 38, of Dunnellon, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) in Ocala. Born in Heidelberg, Germany, he came here in 2000 from Alabama and was a construction laborer. She was Baptist. Survivors include his mother, Yvonne, Dunnellon; three brothers, Tom B. Merchant, Ocala, Ronnie V. Merchant, Inglis, and Raymond E. Prescott, Ocala; and four sisters, Debbie L. Woodard, Dunnellon, Diane L. Gay, New Jersey, Penny L. Lindsey and Candy L. Prescott, both of Ocala. Hooper Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills.
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  • ARBORITANZA, LORRAINE, 62, of Brooksville, died Tuesday (April 22, 2003) at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she came here 25 years ago from Long Island, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church. Survivors include two sons, Joseph, Brooksville, and Anthony, Helena, Ala.; a brother, Andrew Grieshaber, Long Island; and two grandchildren. Wellwood/Grace Funeral Home & Cemetery, Hudson.
  • CONNELLY, PATRICK THOMAS "PAT," 54, of Ridge Manor, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Pasco Regional Medical Center in Dade City. Born in St. Petersburg, he came here 16 years ago from California. He was a retired Air Force veteran and served in the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Ki-Pun, a son, Robert, a daughter, Kimberly Connelly, a brother, Covey, and two sisters, Angela and Pam Connelly, all of Ridge Manor. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.
  • FOLI, CHARLES W., 86, of Spring Hill, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Forest Oaks Care Center in Spring Hill. Born in Duluth, Minn., he came here 26 years ago from South Bend, Ind. He retired from the Bendix Corp. in South Bend and was a life member of the Spring Hill Lions Club. He attended St. Theresa Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; four sons, Thomas, Cobb, Calif., Richard, Spring Hill, David, Anchorage, Alaska, and Randy, Gainesville; a daughter, Sue Wuthrich, Bull Shoals, Ark.; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Spring Hill.
  • LIPPOLD, WINIFRED C. "SALLY," 77, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. Born in Chicago, she came here 22 years ago from Mundelein, Ill., and was a homemaker. She was Catholic. Survivors include her husband, William; a son, William J., Tampa; three daughters, Mary Eilleen Griffin, Trevor, Wis., Susan Ann Frye, Spring Grove, Ill., and Kathleen A. Bonds, Albertville, Ala.; and seven grandchildren. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Spring Hill.
  • SHRIEVES, LENA MARIE, 83, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Forest Oaks Center in Spring Hill. Born in Connersville, Ind., she came here 16 years ago from St. Petersburg. She was a retired missionary serving in South Africa for 29 years. She was a member of the Brooksville Wesleyan Church. Survivors include her son, Samuel P., Spring Hill; a brother, Clayton Brown, Sun City West, Ariz.; a sister, Eunice G. Ikerd, Indianapolis; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.
  • WILLIAMS, MARY ANN, 60, of Spring Hill, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at home. Born in Indianapolis, she came here in 1992 from Yorkville, Ill. She was a bank teller at Sun Trust Bank of Spring Hill and volunteered at the Oak Hill Hospital. She was Baptist. Survivors include her husband, Charles A. Williams Jr.; three daughters, Lisa Norton, Minnesota, Tammy K. Gerhart and Tina Marie Perry, both of Indianapolis; a sister, Barbara Philpott, Illinois; and six grandchildren. Family Funeral Care, Hudson.
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  • BANGE, JANICE E., 66, of Plant City, died Sunday (April 20, 2003). Born in Martinsville, Ind., she was an administrative assistant. Survivors include her husband, William; a son, Vincent Bange, Tampa; and two daughters, Autumn Despotis, Tampa, and Dina Atkinson, Corpus Christi, Texas. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.
  • CARUSO, ELISABETH, 87, of Plant City, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Born in Philadelphia, she moved to the Tampa area several years ago. She was a homemaker and a member of Sun City Presbyterian Church and Penn Wynne Presbyterian Church. Survivors include three daughters, E. Joanne McFarland, Margaret Ann Huey and Christina Davidson Weaver; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.
  • EICHNER, GERALD, 65, of Tampa, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Survivors include four daughters, Kimberly Macko, Loraine Eichner, Amy James and Michelle Eichner; three sons, Warren, Greg and Gary Eichner; a brother, Arthur Eichner; a sister, Lori Jaffee; and 15 grandchildren. Morning Glory Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • FAUSCETTE, ELAINE K., 46, of Tampa, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Moffitt Cancer Center. Born in Richmond, Ind., she moved to the Tampa area several years ago. She was a mental health counselor. Survivors include her husband, Arthur; her mother, Ruthanna Kircher, Richmond; and five sisters, Carol Abney, Centerville, Ind., Janet Hensley and Joy Pegg, both of Richmond, Lori Schwab, Fountain City, Ind., and Lisa Campbell, Camden, Ohio. Adams & Jennings Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • HENDERSON, JAMES TERRY, 92, of Seffner, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) in Brandon. Born in Red Level, Ala., he was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a real estate salesman. Survivors include two sons, Jim and John Henderson. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.
  • HENDRIX, JOHN J. SR., 73, of Valrico, died Monday (April 21, 2003). He was Pentecostal. Survivors include his wife, Vivian; a son, John Jr.; two daughters, Janell Bowers and Cheryl Chapman; a brother; five sisters; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home, Brandon.
  • NAVARRO, HAYDEE, 65, of Tampa, died Friday (April 18, 2003). born in Matanzas, Cuba, she moved to Tampa in 1986. Survivors include a son, Jose Gonzalez Navarro; two brothers, Pablo and Florentino Navarro; four sisters, Magda Leal, Ofelia, Anaberta and Caridad Navarro; and a nephew, Felix O'Reilly. Gonzalez Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • OCASIO, ARCADIA, 88, of Tampa, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Born in San German, Puerto Rico, she moved to Tampa 20 years ago. Survivors include three daughters, Hilda M. Ramos, Elba I. Davila and Julia Serrano; a brother, Juan Cruz; a sister, Pilar Cruz; 11 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Gonzalez Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • PATRICK, MATTIE L., 86, of Valrico, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Brandon Regional Hospital. Born in Wills, W.Va., she moved to the Tampa area in 1943. She was a homemaker and a member of Belmont Heights Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Edward E. Patrick, Valrico; five sisters, Gladys Gutherie, Sybil Cooper, Mamie Venable, Tressie Preston and Laurie Reedy; nine grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.
  • RAYBURN, RUFUS, 84, of Plant City, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Born in Breman, Ga., he moved to the Tampa area several years ago. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, a member of Eastside Baptist Church and was the owner of a grocery store. Survivors include his wife, Mollie; a daughter, Carol Lamonte; and two grandchildren. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.
  • ROUSE, HELEN D., 84, of Brandon, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Integrated Health Services of Brandon. A native and lifelong resident of Florida, she was a manager at Booker and Company and was Protestant. Survivors include a brother, Gene Buckley, Fort Myers; a sister, Betty Stafford, Tampa; two grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.
  • SMITH, JANET, of Tampa, died Saturday (April 19, 203) at home. Born in Wayne, N.J., she moved to Tampa in 1979. She worked for CitiBank for 20 years. Survivors include her mother, Anne Smith, Del Ray Beach; a brother, Mark Smith, Mahwah, N.J.; and a companion, Matt Fritz, Tampa. Blount & Curry Funeral Home, MacDill Avenue Chapel, Tampa.
  • SUAREZ, ARLINE D'AMICO, 66, of Tampa, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. Survivors include a son, Al Suarez; a daughter, Terry L. Hall; a brother, Sonny D'Amico; two grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Gonzalez Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • TUCKER, LONNIE JOE, 67, of Tampa, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Survivors include his wife, Dora Tucker; a stepdaughter, Tatiana Tangarife; and four brothers. Gonzalez Funeral Home, Tampa.
  • TURTON, LYLE G., 97, of Tampa, formerly of Clearwater, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Shady Palms Retirement Home, Tampa. Born in Los Angeles, he moved to Tampa in 1977 from Knoxville, Tenn. He retired as a district manager for Union Carbide Chemical Co., was a member of Seminole Presbyterian Church, Tampa, Highland Presbyterian Church, Clearwater, and was a clock maker. Survivors include a son-in-law, Ronald Norkas, Tampa; two grandsons, Ryan P. and John Norkas Jr., both of Tampa; and two great-granddaughters, Kaelynn J. and Kelli A. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home, Clearwater.
  • WISHIK, STANLEY SAUL, 79, of Temple Terrace, died Sunday (April 20, 2003). Born in New York, he was an Army Air Forces veteran of World War II and a business owner. Survivors include his wife, Lorraine; two sons, Jerry and Gary; two sisters, Rhonda Banks and Beverly Jacobs; and three grandchildren. Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home, Brandon.
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  • BANDY, CORY, 32, of Hudson died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. Born in Hartford, Conn., he came here 15 years ago from Manchester, Conn. He owned Cory Bandy Drywall & Texture. Survivors include his wife, Kim, a son, Michael Stroehlein-Toro, and a daughter, Haley Bandy, all of Hudson; his father and stepmother, John and Deborah Bandy, Port Richey; his mother and stepfather, Joann and Ron Pelletier, East Hartford, Conn.; a sister, Michelle Pelletier, Hudson; five brothers, Chris Bandy, Manchester, Conn., Matt Siplala, East Hartford, Conn., Jason and Jearim Bandy, both of Port Richey, and Johnathan Pelletier, Hudson; and paternal grandmother, Margaret Dickerson, Port Richey. Faupel Funeral Home, Port Richey.
  • BARON, DONALD W., 67, of New Port Richey, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Lowell, Mass. he came here in 1992 from Everett, Wash. He was a retired air craft mechanic and an Air Force veteran, serving from 1954 to 1957. Survivors include his wife, Suzanne; a son, Dean, Lowell, Mass.; two daughters, Jan Wiles, Fairfax, Va., and Aimee Gray, Ocala; a sister, Jeanne Provencher, Lowell; and three grandchildren. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Homes, New Port Richey.
  • BLACK, THELMA M., 78, of New Port Richey, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Community Hospital of New Port Richey. She came to Florida in 1975 from her native Stockton, N.Y. She was employed by the Food Service Department at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point and also worked for the Cassadaga School System in New York. She was a member of the Cassadaga Senior Citizens Group, the Griffin Park Civic Association and the First United Methodist Church of Hudson. Survivors include her son, Edward, Sugar Grove, Pa.; three sisters, Dorothea Kelly and Jane Kamarados, both of New Port Richey, and Shirley Farnham, Stockton, N.Y.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Bell Funeral Home, Hudson.
  • BLAKE, RUBY MAE, 78, of Lutz, died Tuesday (April 22, 2003) in Spring Hill. She was born in Wesley Chapel, she was a lifelong resident of Florida. She attended the Bible Baptist Church of Shady Hills. Survivors include two sons, John Redbrook, New Port Richey, and Fred Blake, Mechanicsville, Md.; four daughters, Shirley Thomas, Brunswick, Ga., Mahaley Hardemon, Spring Hill, Nancy Wieck and Crystal Blake-Thomas, both of Mechanicsville; two brothers, George Dennison, Tampa, and James Ralph Dennison, Daytona Beach; two sisters, Jacqueline Ash, Tampa, and Barbara Seijas, St. Petersburg; 23 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren. Loyless Funeral Home, Land O'Lakes/Lutz.
  • BROWN, G. SCOTT, 53, of Land O'Lakes, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home after a long battle with cancer. Born in Pasadena, Calif., he was a frequent visitor to Florida the past 20 years and moved to Land O'Lakes in 2001. He was a graduate of the University of Southern California, where he earned a master's degree in finance. He was co-owner and vice-president of Florida Dream Communities in Land O'Lakes. With his family, he developed several golf course communities in Arizona, California and Florida. The current project is the Groves Golf & Country Club. He was an active member of Grace Family Church in Lutz. Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Susan; two sons, Eric and Grant, and a daughter, Cammy; his father, Grover; and two brothers, Bob and Steve. Neptune Society, Palm Harbor.
  • BUCKLIN, CARL, 68, of New Port Richey, died Monday (April 14, 2003) at home. Born in Springvale, Maine, he came here 1968 from Denver. He was employed by Community Hospital of New Port Richey and was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was Protestant. There are no known immediate survivors. Family Funeral Care, Hudson.
  • CANADAY, JOSEPH K., 63, of Zephyrhills, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) in Zephyrhills. Born in Moniac, Ga., he came to this area in 1946 from Georgia. He was a dairy farmer and a member of the Fair Haven Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Faith (Smith); a son, Joseph, Louisiana; five daughters, Katy Hanson, Missouri, Debra Nicholas, West Virginia, Melissa James, Indiana, Kathleen Davis, Mississippi, and Roxanne Seekins, Zephyrhills; five brothers, Guy E., Riverview, Arnell, Bellefontaine, Ohio, Paul F., Mount Dora, Willie Monroe, Jacksonville, and Franklin, St. Georgia, Ga.; three sisters, Marion Clark, Lutz, Nola Jean Edwards, Callahan, and Delores Crews, St. Georgia; 67 nieces and nephews; and 21 grandchildren. Whitfield Funeral Home, Zephyrhills.
  • CAREY, E. LLOYD, 88, of Spring Hill, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at home. Born in Mussellshell, Mont., he came to Florida in 1937 from Nashua, N.H. and was a painter in the construction industry. He was Baptist. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, M. Mae; a son, Robert David, Ketchikan, Alaska; a daughter, Vivian Ruth Rolley, British Columbia; a sister, Gwen Ballantine, Rockport, Texas; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery, St. Petersburg.
  • CONANT, RALPH FRANK, 88, of Hudson, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) in Hudson. He was a 30-year winter resident here from his native Yuba, Mich. He was a farmer. Survivors include two sons, two daughters, two brothers, two sisters, 16 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Prevatt Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Hudson.
  • GIBSON, PHYLLIS ANN, 59, of Hudson, formally of Holiday, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at home. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she moved to Holiday in 1971 from California, then moved to Hudson in 1973. She was a veterinarian technician for over 35 years. Survivors include her daughter, Dawn Gibson, Gainesville. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Homes, Hudson.
  • GRACE, EDWARD J., 82, of New Port Richey, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Community Hospital of New Port Richey. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he came here 25 years ago from Long Island, N.Y. He was a retired electrician and a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Pearl of the West 146 F&AM. He was Methodist. Survivors include his wife, Mary; a son, Jimmy, Long Island; a daughter, Janice Kleppel, South Ozone Park, N.Y.; two stepsons, Edward Litland, Staten Island, N.Y., and Kenneth Litland, Suffolk, Va.; three stepdaughters, Mary Litland, Chatham, N.J., Susan Engle, Fairfield, Calif., and Wendy Barkalow, Chesapeake, Va.; 20 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Homes, New Port Richey.
  • KLEIN, WILLIAM P., 84, of Port Richey, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. Born in Phoenix, Ill., he came here 27 years ago from Homewood, Ill. He was a plant superintendent and an Army veteran of World War II. His activities included Timber Oaks Golf Club, Pinochle Club, Yuker Club, organizer of Resident Community of Timber Oaks, and member of St. Mark's Presbyterian Church. Survivors include a brother, Gary, Dallas; a sister, Betty Costello, Port Richey; many nieces and nephews. Prevatt Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hudson.
  • IANNACCONE, CARMINE "SAM," 93, of New Port Richey, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Naples, Italy, he came here 30 years ago from Paterson, N.J. He was a laborer and a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife, Rose; a son, Carmine Iannaccone Jr., New Port Richey; a daughter, Connie Della Rocca, Oakland, N.J.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. North/Meadowlawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, New Port Richey.
  • IVORY, JOANNE, 60, of Trinity, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Tandem Health Care in Safety Harbor. Born in Callicoon, N.Y., she came here in 1973 from Jeffersonville, N.Y. She was a sales representative in the office supply business and a member of Emmanuel Chapel in Largo. Survivors include two sons, Steve Sattinger, Fayetteville, Ga., and Tim Sattinger, Trinity; a sister, Linda Stecker, Clearwater; two grandsons and a granddaughter. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.
  • JOUTRAS, FRANK C., 76, of New Port Richey, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) in New Port Richey. Born in Miami, he came here in 1982 from Ogallala, Neb. He was an electronics sales manager and an Air Force veteran. He was an Episcopalian. Survivors include his wife, Carol; a daughter, Dot Run, Lincoln, Neb.; three sons, Davis, Boston, Frank and Georg, both of Lincoln; and six grandchildren. Trinity Memorial Gardens, New Port Richey.
  • KNIGHT, HENDERSON N., 91, of New Port Richey, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Detroit, he came in 1978 from Columbus, Ohio. He was a corrections officer and a retired Air Force Captain. He was a life member of both the VFW Post 10167 and Military Officers Association of America. He was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church of Tarpon Springs. Survivors include his wife, Bobbi Rose; and a son, Graham, Pinellas Park. National Cremation Society, New Port Richey.
  • MICHIE, ERNIE BEVERLY, 58, of New Port Richey, died Friday (April 18, 2003) in Hudson. He came here in 1950 from his native Charleston, W.Va. He was a self-employed carpet cleaner and a counselor at Dry Dock Rehab in Tarpon Springs. He attended the Countryside Christian Church and First Baptist Church of Holiday. He was a member of Calvary Chapel Worship Center, New Port Richey. Survivors include two daughters, Jeanne Hancock, New Port Richey, and Tamara Lynn Heindl, DuBois, Pa.; a son, Lee, Spring Hill; and seven grandchildren. North/Meadowlawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, New Port Richey.
  • MISTRETTA, MARY T., 83, of Port Richey, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point. Born in Czechoslovakia, she came here 28 years ago from New Hyde Park, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a member of Palm Terrace Civic Association and St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church. Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Natale; three sons, Robert, Old Bridge, N.J., Donald, Sea Cliff, N.J., and Richard, Mulberry; three brothers, John, Paul and Andy Tomchik, all of Albany, N.Y.; two sisters, Anne Afinowitz and Elizabeth Hrifko, both of Port Richey; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, New Port Richey.
  • MURRAY, THOMAS FRANCIS, 61, of New Port Richey, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Gulfside Regional Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Yonkers, N.Y., he came here in 1995 from Falls Church, Va. He was a communications specialist with the U.S. State Department Foreign Service. He was a Navy veteran, a member of AARP and attended St. Thomas of Aquinas Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife, Toni L.; a daughter, Kristen L. Vaughn, Dunedin; two sons, Sean, Dale City, Va., and Thomas F. Murray III, Tampa; his mother, Winifred T. Murray, Stoney Point, N.Y.; a brother, Bernard F., Stoney Point, N.Y.; and two grandchildren. American Heritage Cremation Society, Clearwater.
  • SCHULTZ, FREDERICK J., of Hudson, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Detroit, he came here in 1972 from Southfield, Mich. He was the retired owner of ABC Appliance in Port Richey for 17 years and was a Navy veteran. He was Lutheran. He was a member of the Aripeka Elks 2520 and Chamber of Commerce New Port Richey. Survivors include his wife, Emma; a son, Frederick J. Schultz Jr., Murrieta, Calif.; a daughter, Cheryl Rust, Buffalo, W.Va.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, New Port Richey.
  • SWEENEY, NORBERT A., 74, of Port Richey, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey. Born in Chicago, he came here 15 years ago from Bensenville, Ill. and was a printing pressman. He was Catholic. Survivors include four sons, Daniel E., Safety Harbor, John M., Elmhurst, Ill., Edmund J., St. Charles, Ill., and Michael R., North Aurora, Ill.; a daughter, Marie K. Mateblewski, Bloomingdale, Ill.; and eight grandchildren. Abbey Affordable Cremation & Funeral Services, Largo.
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    Clearwater

    • EASTWOOD, ALMA TAYLOR, 95, of Clearwater, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Largo Medical Center. She was born in Sarnia, Ontario, and came here in 1974 from New York City. She was a homemaker and a member of Church of the Isles Congregational, Indian Rocks Beach. Survivors include two nephews, Gray Taylor and Harry Tanner, both of Toronto; and three nieces, Heather Hutchin, Waterloo, Ontario, and Rebecca and Margaret Taylor, both of Toronto. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.
    • HILL, RAYMOND R., 83, of Clearwater, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Sylvan Health Center, Clearwater. He was born in Chicago and came here in 1971 from Palos Park, Ill. He retired in 1971 as a power tools district sales manager after 20 years with Rockwell, Chicago, and locally worked 30 years as an investor. He was an Army veteran of World War II with the rank of sergeant and served in the 103rd Infantry. He was a member of AARP. Survivors include a son, Lawrence A.; a daughter, Linda Hill Anish, Chatsworth, Calif.; a sister, Sophie Wasilewski, Palos Park; a grandchild; a niece and caregiver, Jacqueline M. Kail; and two nephews. Clearwater Funeral Home at Belcher, Dunedin.
    • IOVINO, BARBARA C., 62, of Clearwater, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at home. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and came here in 1971 from Levittown, N.Y. She worked as a manager for a family restaurant. She was a member of Temple B'nai Israel, Clearwater, the German Short Hair Pointer Club and was a past president of Clearwater Kennel Club. Survivors include a son, Robert E., Clearwater; a niece, Karen Zions, and three grandnephews, Justin, Adam and Spencer Zions, all of Tampa. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.
    • LENNON, MINNIE G., 90, of Clearwater, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Bay Tree Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Palm Harbor, under the care of Hospice of the Florida Suncoast. She was born in Greenwich, Conn., and came here in 1992 from Orlando. She retired after more than 50 years as a waiter and also worked in health care for mentally impaired patients. She was Lutheran. Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Norman and Betty Kennelley, both of Clearwater; three sons, Billy Lennon, St. Augustine, Frank Lennon, Orlando, and John Meehan, Boynton Beach; two sisters, Grace Minnerly and Mable Keeley, both of Venice; 21 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home, Clearwater.
    • ROSE, CHARLOTTE EDITH, 90, of Clearwater, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at Palm Garden of Clearwater nursing home. She was born in Germany and came here in 2001 from Marietta, Ga. She was a homemaker and was Lutheran. Survivors include a son, Clifford Sr., New York City; five grandchildren, including Eileen Rose, Clearwater; and seven great-grandchildren. Clearwater Funeral Home & Cremation Options.
    • SEMONS, JAMES T., 44, of Clearwater, died Friday (April 18, 2003) in Largo. He came here in 1994 from his native Dayton, Ohio, and worked as a truck driver. Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Ardalue; two daughters, Sarah Semons, Clearwater, and Krystal Parker, Largo; a brother, Billy, Dayton; and a grandson, William Parker, Largo. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.
    • FOSS, EVELYN MAY, 88, of Spring Hill, formerly of Clearwater, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice Care Center, Brooksville. Born in Strafford, N.H., she came to Clearwater in 1960 and moved to Spring Hill in 1979. She was a retired registered nurse at Morton Plant Hospital. She was a member of Order of the Grange. She was Baptist. Survivors include her husband, Sumner; and a sister, Dorothy Francis, Spring Hill. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Commercial Way, Spring Hill.

    Dunedin

    • STEVENS, ETHEL H., 76, of New Port Richey, formerly of Dunedin, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. She was born in Covington, Ky., and moved to New Port Richey in 2002 from Dunedin. She retired as a server at the Covered Bridge Restaurant and was Baptist. Survivors include two sons, Ronald Gentry, Tarpon Springs, and Michael Snelling, New Port Richey; a daughter, Cindy Stevens, Polk City; two sisters, Betty Antrobus, Florence, Ky., and Lillian Arnold, Trenton, Ohio; and nine grandchildren. Morgan Funeral Home & Cremation Services, New Port Richey.

    Largo

    • FERGUSON, BETTY, 72, of Largo, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. She was born in Bremen, Ky., and came here in 1970 from Detroit. Survivors include her mother, Delores Donley, Largo. National Cremation Society, Largo.
    • MUNZ, MARIE C., 100, of Largo, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Largo Medical Center. She was born in Aurora, Ill., and came here in 1966 from Napersville, Ill. She was a retired beautician. She was a member of Largo Women's Club for 40 years and a past president of Warrenville (Ill.) Women's Club and Garden Club and the DuPage County Federation of Garden Clubs. Survivors include a grandniece, Debra Martin, a grandnephew, George Martin, and a great-grandnephew, Stewart Martin, all of Evansville, Ind. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Garden Chapel, Clearwater.

    Palm Harbor

    • JACKSON, ELIZABETH D., 82, of Palm Harbor, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Manor Care Palm Harbor nursing home. She was born in New York City and came here in 1974 from St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. She was a retired secretary. Survivors include three daughters, Elizabeth Gunn, Palm Harbor, Alice Jackson, New York City, and Karen Roscoe, Middleton, Wis.; two sons, Guy, Holiday, and Howard, Claremont, Calif.; two sisters, Anne Warren, East Longmeadow, Mass., and Eva Pflaumer, Springville, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.
    • LEETI, ROBERT R., 83, of Spring Hill, formerly of Palm Harbor, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at home. Born in Kokomo, Ind., he came to Palm Harbor from Pittsburg 15 years ago and moved to Spring Hill a year and a half ago. He was retired after 35 years with H.J. Hines Ketchup Corporation. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a Mason. He was Protestant. Survivors include his wife, Alwyn "Ginger"; two daughters, Deborah Conn, Land O' Lakes, and Linda DiNatale, Hudson; a brother, Jack, Gettysburg, Pa.; and a granddaughter. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill.

    Tarpon Springs

    • ROOFNER, MONA LOUISE, 73, of Tarpon Springs, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home under the care of Hospice of the Florida Suncoast. She was born in Apollo, Pa., and came here in 1973 from Kittanning, Pa. She retired as supervisor of printed circuit assembly after 16 years with Sperry Rand (Unisys), Oldsmar. She was Methodist. Survivors include two sons, Samuel C. Reefer, Tarpon Springs, and Dennis Roofner, Arcadia; two granddaughters, Tammy Reefer-Hoalcraft, West Virginia, and Dawanna Gogan, Ohio; and five great-grandchildren. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, Tarpon Avenue Chapel, Tarpon Springs.

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    Gulfport

    • MAIER, WILLIAM J. "BILL," 91, of Gulfport, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at St. Anthony's Hospital. He came here in 1977 from his native Philadelphia. He was a Postal Service clerk and a member of Most Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Gulfport. He was a World War II Army veteran. Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Lena; a son, William C., and a sister, Marie Maier, both of Philadelphia; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Beach Memorial Chapel, St. Pete Beach.

    Indian Rocks Beach

    • DEWEY, VELMA E., 66, of Indian Rocks Beach, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Morton Plant Hospital. Born in Troy Grove, Ill., she came here in 1987 from Tariffville, Conn. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Bruce; three daughters, Sandra Berggren, Burlington, Conn., Gloria Bone, Indian Rocks Beach, and Laurel Letendre, Windsor, Conn.; a sister, Nancy Jones, Tucson, Ariz.; and four granddaughters. National Cremation Society, Largo.

    Pinellas Park

    • HORSTMAN, EDITH F., 99, of Plainfield, Ill., formerly of Pinellas Park, died Saturday (April 12, 2003) at Edward Hospital, Naperville, Ill. Born in Quincy, Mass., she came here in 1954 from Long Island, N.Y., and moved to Plainfield in 1998. She was a seamstress and enjoyed craft making. She was a member of Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ in St. Petersburg, where as a member of the Material Arts Ladies she made clothing and quilts for needy families. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Survivors include a daughter, Lillian Rowe, Plainfield; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.
    • JOHNSON, VILHO S.K. "BILL," 87, of Pinellas Park, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Northside Hospital and Heart Institute. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he came here in 1980 from Massapequa Park, N.Y. He was a contract administrator for Aero Space Grumman in Bethpage, N.Y. He was a World War II Army veteran. He was a member of Christ Lutheran Evangelical Church in St. Petersburg. He was a professional accordionist for 62 years in New York City and Florida. He was a 32nd-degree Mason in the Valley of Tampa and a member of Sons of Norway in Seminole, the Seminole Finnish American Club in St. Petersburg and the Mainlands Unit 5 Club. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Helen W.; a son, William, West Islip, N.Y.; a daughter, Susan J. Garbutt, Largo; five grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. National Cremation Society, Largo.
    • THISTLE, CLARENCE CHESLEY "JOE," 80, of Pinellas Park, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at home. He was born in Chelsea, Mass., and moved here in 1973 from Hartford, England. He was a World War II and Korean War veteran of the Air Force. He retired from the Veterans Administration after 10 years of service. He was also a systems technician and radio repairman. He was Protestant. Survivors include two daughters, Marsha L. Thistle and Kathy Jo Thistle, both of St. Petersburg; four sons, Jonathan T. and Sam J., both of St. Petersburg, and Jack D. and Douglas A., both of Pinellas Park; and a brother, Harry, Wolfsboro, N.H.; and two grandchildren, Heather L. and James "J.B." Bruce, both of St. Petersburg. ALifeTribute FuneralCare, St. Petersburg.

    Redington Shores

    • BRITTON, RALEIGH E. JR., 65, of Redington Shores, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home. Born in Richmond, Va., he came here in 1999 from Virginia Beach, where he was professor of fine arts at Virginia Wesleyan University. He was an Army veteran. Survivors include a sister, Cynthia B. Anderson, Chesterfield, Va.; a nephew, Robert D. Gibbs Jr., Powhatan, Va.; and two nieces, Laura Majesky, Powhatan, and Virginia A. Brockwell, Midlothian, Va. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

    St. Petersburg

    • BEAVER, MILDRED S., 83, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 18, 2003) at Bon Secours Maria Manor. She came here about 50 years ago from her native Philadelphia. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a daughter, Peggy Sharon Bishop, Cleveland, Ala. Brett Funeral Home & Cremation Services, St. Petersburg.
    • DUMONT, NORMAN L., 82, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Kindred Hospital Bay Area -- St. Petersburg. He came here from Taunton, Mass., where he retired from Dever State School. He was a World War II Army veteran. He was a member of the Moose Lodge in St. Petersburg. Survivors include a daughter, Shelia Ratter, Rhode Island; a son, Dale, Taunton; two stepsons, Jim Simpson, Whitman, Mass., and Jack Simpson, Bridgewater, Mass.; a sister, Rita Boucher, Taunton; and eight grandchildren. O'Keefe-Wade Funeral Home, Taunton, Mass.
    • FRANCIS, ANNE CECELIA, 74, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (April 19, 2003). Born in Burlington, Vt., she came here in 1979 from New Castle, Del. She retired after more than 10 years as a government comparison clerk at Raymond James and Associates in Clearwater. She belonged to the Independent Order of Forresters. Survivors include her husband, Loren A.; four sons, Herman Townsend, Albany, N.Y., Paul Townsend, Colchester, Vt., Stephen Townsend, Milton, Vt., and Jeffery Francis, Zephyrhills; a daughter, Lorene Ward, Jacksonville; two brothers, Mark Mailhot, Colchester, and Thomas Mailhot, Shaftsbury, Vt.; a sister, Jeannine Bogue, Jericho, Vt.; and four grandchildren. American Heritage Cremation Society, Clearwater.
    • GRIFFIN, RUTH W., 90, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital, South Pasadena. Born in Tampa, she came here in 1973 from Collinswood, N.J. Survivors include her husband of 69 years, Turner; two daughters, Joan Faw, Old Fort, N.C., and Sandra J. Griffin, Boston; a sister, eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Neptune Society, Palm Harbor.
    • HAMMOND, RALPH KENNETH "CHIEF ONE EAGLE," 75, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (April 17, 2003) at home under the care of hospice. Born in Castanea, Pa., he came here in 1978 from Philadelphia. He was a private tour bus driver. He was a member of the Lumbee Cherokee Tribe and the United American Indians of Delaware Valley, AMVETS Post 1 and SPIFFS. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Rene; four daughters, Yvonne Breshinsky, Edison, N.J., Patricia Amato, Phoenix, Ariz., Robin Sutliff, St. Petersburg, and Karen Brown, Boone, N.C.; a son, Gary Hammond, Atlanta; a sister, Ollie Hammond, Medford Lakes, N.J.; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home.
    • HAYNES, PAMELA LEE, 53, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Bayfront Medical Center. She came here in 1950 from her native Gainesville. She was an administrative secretary for Boley Inc. in St. Petersburg for three years. She was a member of Bible Truth Christian Fellowship in St. Petersburg. She was a volunteer for the Red Cross and was a volunteer midwife at the St. Petersburg Free Clinic. Survivors include a daughter, Terri Haynes, Pinellas Park; two sisters, Debbie Jo Keener and Sandra Ogletree, both of Pinellas Park; and a grandson, Michael Lewis, St. Petersburg. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.
    • KOCH, JULIEN S., 89, of St. Petersburg, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Newark, N.J., he came here in 1996 from Neptune, N.J. He was a civil engineer with the Army with more than 400 patented classified inventions. During World War II he was a Naval researcher. He was a graduate of Purdue University. Survivors include his wife, Frances; a daughter, Annie Miller, Gulfport; and a son, Leland, Lafayette, Ind. Beth David South Chapel of David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg.
    • KRAUS, ROBERT, 61, of St. Petersburg, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at home. There are no known survivors. ALifeTribute FuneralCare, St. Petersburg.
    • LACHNER, MICHAEL P., 42, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Bayfront Medical Center after his motorcycle collided with a car on Thursday in Palm Harbor. He came here 11 years ago from Freemont, Ohio. He was a general contractor. He was an avid biker and fisherman. Survivors include his wife of 21 years, Barbara; two daughters, Carrie Eastman, St. Petersburg, and Michelle Lachner, Orlando; a son, Danny Eastman, St. Petersburg; his parents, Alex and Rose Lachner, three brothers, Jason, Chris and Lynn, and a sister, Susan McDiarmid, all of Freemont. Abbey Affordable Cremation & Funeral Services, Largo.
    • PEEVER, JAMES R. "JIM," 72, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at home under the care of Hospice of the Florida Suncoast. Born in Pontiac, Mich., he came here in 1986 from Ontario, where he worked in the trucking industry. Locally, he ran Jim Peever Lawn Service. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Korean War Veterans Association and helped raise funds for a Korean War Memorial to be built in Freedom Lake Park. He was a shelter manager for the Red Cross, a member of the Disston Heights Civic Association and was a volunteer shuttle driver at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. He was a member of St. Bede's Episcopal Church. Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Doreen; two sons, John, Brampton, Ontario, and Robin J., Toronto; five daughters, Charmaine Peever, Markdale, Ontario, Linda MacAskill, Holland Centre, Ontario, Susan Bint, Stouffville, Ontario, Laura Brown, Keswick, Ontario, and Shawna Riggan, Norfolk, Va.; two sisters, Lorraine Dingley, New Brunswick, and Jackie Dougherty, Ontario, three brothers, George, Garden City, Mich., and Carl and Lawrence, both of Ontario; 28 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Gee & Sorensen Funeral Home and Cremation Services, St. Petersburg.
    • PORTER, ALBERT, 74, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (April 16, 2003) at Bayfront Medical Center. He was born in Seattle. He owned a janitorial business in St. Petersburg. He was a member of Solid Rock of Graham Park in St. Petersburg. There are no known survivors. ALifeTribute FuneralCare, St. Petersburg.
    • REED, GERDA M., 84, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at the Springs at Boca Ciega Bay. Born in Boswell, Pa., she came here in 1956 from Johnstown, Pa. She worked for Hayes Florist. She was a member of Garden of Peace Lutheran Church. Survivors include two daughters, Margie Amyot, South Pasadena, and Ann Craft, St. Petersburg; a son, Ronnie Reed, Sarasota; a brother, Cloyd Welker, Friedens, Pa.; a sister, Romaine Trent, Johnstown; and seven grandchildren. Beach Memorial Chapel, St. Pete Beach.
    • RUSHING, SHIRLEY MAE, 67, of St. Petersburg, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at St. Petersburg General Hospital. Born in Racine, Wis., she came here from Metropolis, Ill. She was a seamstress for Floating Casino. Survivors include her husband, James E.; and a daughter, Kim Lundsford, Metropolis. Holloway Funeral Home, Oldsmar.
    • SINCLAIR, KEITH ELLIOT, 72, of St. Petersburg, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., he came here in 1967. He retired from the Air Force after 20 years and was a Park Ranger for Fort De Soto Park for another 20 years. He was a member of American Legion Post 125 in Gulfport. Survivors include his wife, Sharon A.; a stepson, Richard Coperine, Stamford, Conn.; two stepdaughters, Lisa Anzalone, Norwalk, Conn., and Amy Ruggiano, Wolcott, Conn.; and six grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.
    • STOSH, JOHN J., 45, of St. Petersburg, died Monday (April 21, 2003) at Bayfront Medical Center. He came here in 1983 from his native Buffalo, N.Y. He was an Army veteran and worked as a truck driver for Quality Plywood Specialties in St. Petersburg. He enjoyed hunting, boating and camping. Survivors include his wife of 17 years, Johnna; two daughters, Jennifer Stosh and Julie Stosh, and his mother, Josephine Benton, all of St. Petersburg; and a brother, James, Zephyrhills. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes & Cremation Tribute Center-Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.
    • WEISS, ALFRED F., 106, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Lexington Health and Rehabilitation. Born in Brooklyn, he came here in 1966 from Phoenicia, N.Y. He was a building contractor and a carpenter. He was Catholic. Survivors include three daughters, Elizabeth A. Shaffer, St. Petersburg, Mary Rita Irwin, Winchester, Ky., and Dorothy DeVoe, Lake George, N.Y.; two sons, William R., Orlando, and James, Long Island, N.Y.; 36 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren. Brett Funeral Home and Cremation Service, St. Petersburg.
    • WERLY, ALLAN B., 69, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Edward White Hospital after a brief illness. Born in St. Petersburg, he was a police officer with the St. Petersburg Police Department from 1958 to 1978. He coordinated police special events, including Parkettes, motorcycles, school crossing guards and the Police Reserve. He was a member of the St. Petersburg Police Retired Officers Association, the Police Benevolent Association and the National Rifle Association. He was an Air Force veteran. Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Barbara; a brother, William, St. Petersburg; two nephews; and four nieces. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes & Cremation Tribute Center-Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.

    Seminole

    • CLARK, WILLIAM B. "DOC," 54, of Seminole, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. Born in Louisville, Ky., he came here in 1995 from Mayport. He was an Army and Navy veteran, retiring after 26 years. He was a Vietnam War and Persian Gulf War veteran. Locally, he was a self-employed computer technician and was the course director for PADI, West Coast Florida SCUBA. Survivors include his wife, Paula; a son, Kevin, Columbus, Ind.; his mother, Geraldine Clark, Floyds Knobs, Ind.; a sister, Judy Clark, Clarksville, Ind.; and a grandson. Veterans Cremation & Burial Society, Clearwater.
    • GILMORE, ELEANOR L., 81, of Seminole, died Sunday (April 20, 2003) at Largo Medical Center. Born in Newark, N.J., she came here in 1973 from Adelphi, Md. She was a microbiologist at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research and was associated with the Georgetown University School of Dentistry. She was Presbyterian and a member of the Seminole Grads Club. There are no known survivors. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.
    • GREEN, JOHN LEONARD, 81, of Seminole, died Saturday (April 19, 2003) at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. Born in Fitchburg, Mass., he came here in 1966 from Key West. He worked for the Golden Closet in Belleair Bluffs and was a member of Chapel on the Hill in Seminole. He was a Marine corporal in World War II. He was a member of the Elks in Seminole and Key West. Survivors include a son, Robert F., Largo; and a sister, Charlotte Lowe, St. Petersburg. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.
    • SHEWELL, EVELYN, 93, of Colorado Springs, Colo., formerly of Seminole, died Wednesday (April 16, 2003). She was born in Sebring, Ohio, and she came here in 1969 and moved to Colorado in 1998. She was a member of Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church and the Seminole Gardens Squaws ladies club. She won titles in competitive shuffleboard with the Seminole Gardens team. Survivors include four sons, Don, South Carolina, William, Ohio, Thomas, Seminole, and Lawrence, Colorado; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Memorial Park Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.
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