HANSON, Lowell L. age 58 of Lakeland, died January 17, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Patricia; two daughters; one sister; and one grandchild. Services are January 21, 4:00 p.m. Heath Funeral Chapel, Lakeland.
HERRERA, Santiago `Sandi`, passed away January 15, 2001 in New Orleans, La. He is survived by his mother, Mirta Jimenez; his brothers, Ruben Herrera and Tony Jimenez; his sisters, Eulalia Ward and Angela Acosta; his aunts, Lydia Lopez, Hilda Rojo and Osilia Rodriguez; and several nieces and nephews. A Memorial Services will be Sunday, January 21, 2001 at 7:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
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JORDAN, Robert,79 of Tampa passed on Tuesday, January 16, 2001. Survived by 10 children. Funeral service Saturday January 20, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. Northside M.B. Church. Everett-Derr & Anderson Funeral Home.
LUCAS, Robert G., 56, Tampa, died January 17, 2001. He was born in Akron, Ohio, and attended The River Church. Survived by wife, Maria E. Lucas; daughters, Deana Marie, Tina Marie, Jessie Marie, and Marie Lynn Lucas, all of Tampa; brother, Thomas Eugene Lucas, and sister, Marilyn Vera, both of Tampa. Funeral services will be graveside at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2001, at Orange Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 till 8:00 p.m. Friday evening, January 19, at Swilley Funeral Home, 1602 W. Waters Ave. He was loved by family & friends, and will be missed by everyone.
MARYLIS, Thomas, 83, of Tampa, died January 17, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Orsalia of Tampa, Fla.; two sons, Speros Marylis of Tampa, Fla., Vasilios `Bill` Marylis and wife Sharon of Plant City, Fla.; one brother, Tasos Marylis of New York City; one granddaughter and two great- grandchildren. Mr. Marylis was born in Ithaca, Greece, served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and a member of DAV Chapter #4. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday at St. John Greek Orthodox Church. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6-8:00 p.m. with the Trisagion at 7:00 p.m.
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McCOY, Emma Youmans, 100, of Sun City Center, died January 17, 2001. Survived by son, Donald. Born in Montclair, N.J., she came here in 1969. She was a Navy veteran of World War I and a member of United Community Church. Lewers Funeral Home.
McKINNON, Mr. Warnell age 75 of Tampa passed on January 16, 2001. He is survived by sister, Annie; brother, Willie; a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives. Wilson Funeral Home.
PATTEN, Mrs. Gussie F. age 88 of Tampa passed on January 16, 2001. She is survived by daughters, Martha and Irene; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and other relatives. Wilson Funeral Home.
PINDER, Mr. Paul S. age 62 of Tampa passed on January 10, 2001. He is survived by stepmother, Lena; sons, Michael and Derek; sister, Sandra and other family members. Wilson Funeral Home.
POPE, Melinda Eilene, 32 of Auburndale, died January 18, 2001. Survived by husband, Tony Ray Pope; Tone-Tone Pope, Jr.; brother, Jimmy Lee Pearce; grandmother, Arcie Causey; two nieces; three nephews. Oak Ridge Funeral Care
RANSOM, Pearlie Mae age 79 of Odessa passed on January 8, 2001. She is survived by stepson, Emmitt Ransom and other relatives. Wilson Funeral Home.
RODRIGUEZ, David O., 86, passed away at his home, January 17, 2001, in Tampa, Fla. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Anna Rodriguez. Survivors include his two daughters, Avelina Johnson of Tampa and Dolly Wyatt of Braddyville, Iowa; one brother, George Rodriguez of Tampa; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Mr. Rodriguez was a World War II First Class Ele ctricians United States Navy and retired from the University of Tampa. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home chapel with Dr. Lynn Sayne, Suncoast Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow in Centro Espanol Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to service.
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ROGERS, Lehmon McGraph went home to the Father on the 16th day of January, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Harriet of Old Town, Fla.; daughters, Sue Sumner of Belleview, Fla. and Tish Fair of Durham, N.C.; and a stepson, Marc Jones of Palm Springs, Calif. His surviving siblings are Evelyn Helton of Irwenton, Ga., Lois Jean Helms of Abbieville, Ga., Faustine Peacock of Macon, Ga., Virginia Tho mpson of Moultrie, Ga., and one brother, Sammie Rogers of Helena, Ga. He had suffered with congestive heart failure for a number of years. He fought the good fight. Mr. Rogers was born July 13, 1922 in Dodge County, Georgia. He was the son of William and Addie Rogers, and was one of 14 children. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, three sisters and four brothers. Rogers was edu cated in the public schools of Dodge County. Her served in World War II in the Combat Engineers Anti-Tank Company 359th Infantry Regiment in Europe. His first post war years were spent as an automobile dealer with dealerships in Middle, Ga. In later years he was a rancher in Central Florida, a campground manager in North Carolina and a fishing guide in South Florida and Steinhatchee, Fla. Memorial services are to be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, in the Old Town Methodist Church officiated by Rev. David White. We are asking that there be no flowers but that contributions go to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 13615, St. Petersburg, FL 33773. Watson Funeral Home, (352) 463-8888
SPENCER, Alan E., age 61 of Lakeland, died January 13, 2001. He is survived by a sister Lois Haynes, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Graveside services Lakeland Memorial Gardens. Heath Funeral Chapel.
SZYMANIAK, Nora E., 74, of Valrico passed away in Brandon on Wednesday, January 17, 2001. A native of Boston, Mass. she had resided here since 1997 coming from Cape Coral, Fla. She is survived by her husband, John; son, Peter of St. Petersburg; daughter, Jean Reese, Valrico; two brothers, John Maciejko, Boston, Mass. and Joseph Maciejko, Dorchester, Mass.; six sisters, Carol Waga, Willow Grove, Pa., Jean Hughes, Falls Church, Va., Anna Jurusz, Quincy, Mass., Vicky Kostowski, Needham, Mass., Angela Mickiewicz, Braintree, Mass. and Mary Narus, Dorchester, Mass. and four grandchildren. She was a homemaker and member of Nativity Catholic Church. The family will receive friends this evening (Friday) from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Serenity Meadows Funeral Home. A Memorial Mass will be conducted 10:00 a.m. Saturday at Nativity Catholic Church, Brandon. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the International Autism Research Center, 1663 Georgia St., Suite 700, Palm Bay, FL 32907.
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TAYLOR, Charlene A., 78, of Plant City, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2001. She is survived by a brother-in-law, Ralph Prewett of Plant City; two nieces, Loretta Toterow and Alice Simpson; five nephews, Ralph, Frank, Sonny, Kenny, and Rickey Bronson. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6-8:00 p.m. and services will be held on Saturday, January 20, at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, 813-752-1111.
THOMAS, Thelma M., 82, of Zephyrhills, passed away Wednesday morning, January 17, 2001. Survivors include her husband, Henry A. Thomas of Zephyrhills, Fla.; daughter, Patricia L. Templin of Dade City, Fla.; sons, Stephen A. Thomas of Anchorage, Alaska and David H. Thomas of Huntley, Mont.; sister, Mary Rickards of Spring Hill, Fla.; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was a member of the 1918 Club.
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WAGNER, Lydia Louise, 84 of Clearwater died January 15, 2001. Survived by daughters, Linda Wagner Jones and Marsha Wagner (Edgar R.) Orwig; two grandchildren, Kelly G. Orwig and Kevin E. Orwig. National Cremation Society
WILLIAMS, Celestine, 93, passed away January 14, 2001. Survived by two sons, Alfred and Willie Robins; and family. Funeral services will be January 20, 1:00 p.m. Allen Temple AME Church. Aikens Funeral Home, 232-8725
WILLIAMS, James B., 82, of Plant City, passed away January 17, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Lillie R. Williams; daughter, Rosemarie Leslie and husband Ted of Plant City; son, Larry R. Williams of Plant City; sister, Ruth Cunningham of Tampa; two granddaughters, Dawn Riopelle and husband Chuck of Tampa and Heather Kennerly and husband, Randy of St. Augustine; and two great-granddaughters. M r. Williams was born in Americus, Ga. in 1918 and resided in Hillsborough County since 1925. He served in the 2nd Armored Division, U.S. Army in Europe during World War II and worked for American Can Company for thirty-two years, retiring in 1979. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, 12:00 Noon at the Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Doud, Crossroads Wesleyann Church officiating. Interment will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, 7-9:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
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WOLF, Jewel T., 89 of Winter Haven, died January 17, 2001. Survived by son, Bob Wolf; daughter, Bonnie Wolf; and two grandchildren. She was a lifelong resident of Winter Haven and member of Christian Science. Ott-Laughlin
CHAMBERS, Kathleen H., 77, of Dade City, Fla., passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2001 in Zephyrhills, Fla. She is survived by her son, Sonny Chambers, Dade City, Fla.; her brother, Eugene Holtzhower, Dade City, Fla.; her sister, Joann Hasting, Mooresville, N.C.; two grandchildren, Leeann Chambers and Mark Shawn Chambers; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a retired Bookkeeper for the Pe ninsular Meat Co. in Tampa, Fla., and attended the Amelia Baptist Church in Darby, Fla. She enjoyed many outdoor activities such as camping, gardening, and fishing. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 22, 2001 at the Coleman & Ferguson Chapel. Burial will follow at the Oaklawn Cemetery
in Plant City. Friends may call Sunday from 3-5:00 p.m. at the Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home. Flowers will be gratefully accepted, but those that wish may contribute to the Hernando-Pasco Hospice Association or the Florida Baptist Children's Home.
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BEHNKE, Mr. Edward J., 83 of Sun City Center died January 17, 2001 at South Bay Hospital. He is survived by his wife; three sons; a brother; a sister and one grandchild. Lewers Funeral Home.
BENNETT, J. Julian, 84, of Winter Haven died January 14, 2001. Survived by wife, Martha R.; son, Jesse J. Bennett Jr.; brother, Emerson Bennett; and sisters, Johnnie Bennett and Jeanette Bennett. Ott-Laughlin F.H.
BOEHNING, Dorothy A., age 88 of Tampa, died January 10, 2001. Dorothy is survived by her son, Richard; daughter-in-law, Kathryn; three grandchildren, David, Kristen and Jeffrey; and two great-grandchildren, Wesley and Tanner, all of Wesley Chapel and Tampa, Florida. And by her brother, Charles W. Abrend of Singers Glen, Rockingham County, Virginia. Formerly a resident of Staten Island, New York , and Kendall, Florida, she resided the last four years of her life at Clare Bridge of Tampa, Florida, an assisted living facility. Prior to that she had a home in Williamsburg of Tampa. Born January 5, 1913, the daughter of Charles and Hattie Abrend, previously of Jewett Avenue, Westerleigh, Staten Island, she was a graduate of Port Richmond High School, class of 1931. During her career she was a n executive secretary for various law and accounting firms in both Miami, Florida and on Wall Street in New York City. She and her husband, Dick, who preceded her in death, were members of Christ the King Lutheran Church of Kendall, Florida. Dorothy was a 25 year member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Coral Gables, Florida Chapter #174. Graveside services will be held at her place of interment, Woodlawn Cemetery
South, Miami, Florida.
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BOLTON, Jack, 75 of Winter Haven died January 15, 2001. Survived by wife, Gennetta; son, Jackie and wife Gail; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral Friday 11:00 a.m. Florida National Cemetery. Ott-Laughlin
BOWSER, Harvey Louis, 74 of Lakeland, died January 15, 2001. Survived by mother, Hazel Argenbright; daughters, Paula Bowser and Diana Whitehead; two granddaughters. U.S. Army veteran fo Korean War. Choice Cremation
BOYLE, Josephine Frese, Tampa, 90, died Monday, January 15, 2001. She was predeceased by her husband, Garry A. Boyle, Sr. Survivors include four children, Garry A. Boyle, Jr. and wife Martha, Annapolis, Md.; Joseph A. Boyle, Sr., Talla- hassee; Marie B. McGillivray and husband Ross, Temple Terrace; and Thomas M. Boyle and wife Susan, Tampa; a brother, Karl W. Frese, his wife, Mary Ann; and a si ster, Sister Marie Josephine Frese, O.S.F., all of Tampa. Josephine had 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive her. In addition, she is survived by loving friends and caretakers at Adams House Assisted Living, Tampa, and Blanca and Julio Martinez, Tampa, who attended her last days. She was born and lived her whole life in Tampa. She attended Our Lad y of Perpetual Help School. Josephine worked primarily as a legal secretary. For 25 years, she served as Hillsborough County Probate Court clerk under Judge William Brooker. She worked briefly, just before retirement, for Judge Rene Zacchini. When Judge Zacchini returned to private practice, Josephine worked part-time as his legal secretary until her second retirement at 75. She was a lifelong mem ber of Christ the King Catholic Church and drove herself to daily Mass until she could no longer walk a year before she died. She was an active member of the Christ the King OWLS. She was a past member of the Mother's Clubs at Christ the King Parochial School, the Academy of the Holy Names and Jesuit High School. She was a member of the American Business Women's Association where she had perfect a ttendance. She was a past president of the American Legion Women's Auxiliary, Post 139, Tampa. She was a partner in the Past Presidents' of Salon 235, Eight and 40. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service beginning at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, at Marsicano-B. Marion Reed-Stowers, Tampa Chapel, 4040 Henderson Blvd., Tampa. A Catholic Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, January 19, at 10:00 a.m., Christ the King Church, 821 South Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. Rev. John J. Blum, celebrant. Interment will follow at Myrtle Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers are Rene Zacchini, Todd Anderson, Jose Fernandez, Garry Boyle, III, Joseph Boyle, Jr., John Boyle, T. Michael Boyle, Jr., and Alexander McGillivray. Flowers are acceptable, however, instead, contributions may be made to Christ the King Church or the charity of one's choice. Marsicano-B. Marion Reed-Stowers Funeral Homes, Tampa, Fla.
BUTTS, Doris Elaine, 70, of Tampa passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2001. She is survived by her husband, Jim; son, Carl Butts and his wife, Vicki; three daughters, Nancy Coryell, Judy Clark; Cheryl Westfall and her husband, Andy; brother, Kenny Hodson; two sisters, Marion Thompson and Maxine Schwabauer; six grandchildren, Heather Clark, Brett Coryell, Trevor and Taylor Butts, Joshua and Megan W estfall. She has resided in Tampa since 1962 coming from Bagley, Minn. She was the owner of Armour Costume House and a Baptist. Funeral services will be conducted 12 Noon Friday at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends this evening (Thursday) from 6:00 til 8:00 p.m. at the Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the International Myeloma Foundation, 12650 Riverside Drive, No. Hollywood, CA 91607-3421 in her memory.
CAGNINA, Caroline Noto `Carrie`, age 94 of Tampa, passed away January 17, 2001. Survivors include her beloved husband of 65 years, Tony Cagnina; sisters, Jenny Ciaravella and Rose Ferlita; sisters-in-law, Ruth Noto, Rose DiMaria and Carmen Noto; brothers-in-law, Paul Cagnina, Jimmy Cagnina and wife Babe, and Lawrence Cagnina, all of Chicago, Ill.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Carrie was a member of the Sons of Italy #2015 and of the Catholic faith. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. o'clock from the chapel of Gonzalez Funeral Home, with entombment to follow in
L' Unione Italiana Mausoleum. The family will receive friends this evening, Thursday, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the chapel of
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CUNEO, Sylvia Rose (nee Guilano) of Sun City Center, died on January 15, 2001. Beloved wife of John A., devoted mother of Adam F. Ambielli, John M. Ambielli and Lin Berg, all of Lebanon Township, N.J. Also survived by 17 grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. Born in Newark, N.J. she lived in Essex Fells, N.J. before moving to Sun City Center, Fla. 22 years ago. Mrs. Cueno was a homema ker, member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church, member of Caloosa Golf & Country Club, Sun City Center Golf & Country Club, and a member of several dance and bridge clubs. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 271 Roseland Ave., Essex Fells. Friends may call at the Dancy Funeral Home, 9 Smull Ave., Caldwell, NJ 07006, on Friday from 2-4:00 p.m. and 7-9:00 p.m. If so desired, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 2550 Rt. 1, North Brunswick, NJ 08902-4301 or to the charity of your choice.
DAVIS, Bobby, 61 of Tampa passed away, Tuesday, January 16, 2001 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Survivors include his loving wife Phyllis of 38 years; daughter Lori Davis; brothers, Russell Davis of Valrico and William R. Davis of Brandon and a sister, Suzanne Johnson of Lawton, Okla. Mr. Davis was a native of Miami and moved to Tampa in 1984. He was an Air Force Veteran and attended the First Churc h of the Nazarene. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, January 19, 2001 at the South Tampa Chapel of Mark III Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, January 20, 2001 at the First Church of the Nazarene, 5902 Himes Ave. N. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Lung Assoc., 15438 N. Florida Ave., Tampa, FL 33613. We Love You Dad, you will always be in our hearts. Mark III Funeral Home 831-9444
DENNY, Marcellus, 63, of Tampa died January 16, 2001. He is survived by his sister, Genevieve Almand; one niece and one nephew. FLORIDA MORTUARY FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES (813) 237-2900