PATTERSON, Vernon L., 49, of Winter Haven, Fla., died January 9, 2001. Vernon is survived his wife; two sons; a daughter; a brother; a sister; four grandchildren. Preceded in death by a sister. Ott-Laughlin Funeral Home
QUICK, Ella Mae, 80, of Largo, died Monday, January 8, 2001. She is survived by her husband; one daughter; three brothers; three sisters; two grandaughters and three great grandchildren.
Moss-Feaster Funeral Home.
ROBINSON, Kikuno N., 71, of Tampa died Monday, January 8, 2001. She is survived by her two sons, Jimmy Robinson of Tampa, Fla., Michael E. Robinson of Lakeland, Fla.; two grandsons, Kenneth J. Robinson and Michael A. Robinson; two brothers and swo sisters in Japan. She was a member of Soka Gakkai. Funeral Services will be held Thursday evening 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery
Friday at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6-8:00 p.m.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Garden of Memories Chapel
ROSSER, Eileen S., 81, of Tampa, died January 7, 2001. Survivors include her children Eileen Wilson, Frank Rosser, Jr., Sharon Schulte; step-children, Jerry Rosser and Joann Crawford; sisters, Betty Runte and Kate Thurman; 12 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Mrs. Rosser was preceded in death by her husband Frank and son Thomas K. Reay. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated in St. Louis, Missouri at a later date.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Lutz-Land O' Lakes Chapel
SHORES, Gene D., 70, of Tampa, died December 26, 2000, at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. Mr. Shores is survived by wife, Dot Harrelson Shores, Tampa; sons, Ricky Shores, Tampa, Bobby Shores, Wooster, Ohio, Jeffery Shores, McIntosh, Florida, and Dana Shores, Tampa; daughters, Debra Ball, Tampa, and Deanna Smith, Winterville, N.C.; brother, Lane Shores, Central Valley, Calif.; sisters, Wand a Hunter, McIntosh, Fla., and Annette Hall, Clovis, Calif.; three grandchildren, Heather Shores, Jennifer Smith and George Smith, Jr. Born May 30, 1930 in Big Springs, Mr. Shores lived in Tampa for 60 years. He was a member of the Bapist faith and retired from Ryder Truck Line, and a member of Retired Teamsters Local #79 for 23 years.
SOVIK, Robert, 63, of Temple Terrace, died January 5, 2001. He is survived by his sons, Hugh B.
Sovik, Columbus, Ga. and Stephen Patrick Loveless; daughters,
Katheryn Forrester, Seattle, Wash., Jami Lyn Felot, Karen Gale Morgan, Daneta Jene Blanchard and Shawndel Lane Chisoe; sister, Jacquelyn Ruiz, Hollywood, Calif.; five known grandchildren. Memorial services will be held Saturday 10:00 a.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel, with Father Joseph Waters of the Corpus Christi Catholic Church officiating.
FLORIDA MORTUARY FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES
STEINKAMP, Melvin Franklin, 86 of Lakeland, died January 8, 2001. Survived by wife, Pauline; two daughters, Melene Bruce and Jeanine Flynn; one sister; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Dukes-Steen F.H.
TAGLIARINI, Ethel I., age 82, of Tampa died January 8, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Joe Tagliarini. She was born Ethel Iona Miller on June 28, 1918 in Pensacola, Fla. to Charles Miller and Louisa Aloyisus Caro. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Frank D. and Sheila Tagliarini and Jose ph E. and Rachael Tagliarini; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; her special nephew, Thomas `Buck` Roberts and many other nieces and nephews. She moved to Tampa at an early age where she has lived ever since. She worked at Hav-A-Tampa as a cigar maker retiring after 30 years. She died with family at her side in the care of Hospice. Funeral services will be held Friday, 10:00 AM at Blou nt, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes, Armenia Chapel, 4730 N. Armenia Avenue, Tampa. Entombment will follow at L'Unione Italiana Cemetery. The family will receive friends this evening from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM at the funeral home. Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to LifePath Hospice.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Armenia - A P Boza Memorial
TROUP JR., Carl Everett, 43, of Bartow, died Tuesday, January 9, 2001. Survived by a loving family. Services at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home on Saturday January 13, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. WHIDDEN -MCLEAN FUNERAL HOME, Bartow
ZU HONE, Alfred J., 89, of Sun City Center, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2000. He is survived by a son, Kane, of Highland Lakes, N.J. He was born in Hoboken, N.J. and came here in 1989 from Sanibel. He was a Navy veteran, Lewers F.H.
CANO, Florentino, 47, of Dade City, died Saturday, January 6, 2001 at home. Survivors include his mother, Delores; a brother Rafael; and a sister, Esparanza, all of Mexico. He was a laborer and was Catholic. Hodges Family Funeral Home, Dade City, FL
COLEMAN, Arvin `Buddy`, 51, of Webster, died Monday, January 8, 2001 at Pasco Regional Medical Center. Survivors include his wife, Susan; a daughter, Jessica Roberson and a son, Justin Roberson, both of Webster; a brother, Steve Coleman of Lakeland; and two sisters, Nancy Costine of Ocala and Linda Ward of Zephyrhills. He was a life long resident of this area and was a retired mechanic for Bud' s Electric. Funeral Services will be held in the chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home on Monday, January 15, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. on Sunday evening at the funeral home.
HODGES FAMILY FUNERAL HOME
FOSTER, Maurice J., 76, of Wesley Chapel, Florida, died Tuesday, January 9, 2001. Survived by wife, Mary Jane Foster, Wesley Chapel. Born in Greene, N.Y., he moved to Wesley Chapel several years ago. Holloway Funeral Home
PODOLSKY, William J. Sr., 76, of Land O' Lakes, passed away
Friday, January 5, 2001. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Ada Grace; their children and families; son, William Jr. and his wife,
Jeannine, of Tampa; son, John and his wife, Carla, of Eutaw, Ala.; daughter, Joanne Griffiths, of Land O' Lakes; four grandchildren, Barry Griffiths Jr. and his wife, Tracy, of Orlando, Heather Telese and
husband, Mark, of Tampa, Megan
Podolsky, of Washington, DC, Josh Podolsky, of Tampa; three great grandchildren, Ashley Griffiths, Hailee Telese, and Robert William Griffiths. His extended family Rodger and Deana Acklin and their daughter, Jaden. He was a veteran of World War II, retired from the US Air Force and US Postal Service. A dedicated and loving father, who above all else placed family first in all he did. He will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved him. There was a private family service held January 8. Whitfield Funeral Home. Our Family serving Your Family
UNDERWOOD, Thomas J., 75, of Zephyrhills, died January 8, 2001. He is survived by his ex-wife Ruth of Zephyrhills; two daughters, Mary Underwood and Daniel Bevans of Tampa, Cristal and Clinton Campbell of Zephyrhills; several nieces and nephews, Vickie, Dottie, Debbie and Lawrence of Tennessee; and three grandsons, Darren of Perry, Dean and Warren of Zephyrhills. Memorial service to be announced. In lieu of flowers please send donations, in memory of Thomas J. Underwood, to Hernando Pasco Hospice, Lung Association, Heart Association, or the Kidney Association.
ACOSTA, Celso, died January 7, 2001. He is survived by two daughters; three brothers; five sisters; and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Garden of Memories Cemetery.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Garden of Memories Chapel
ARESTIGUETA, Sara, 76 of Winter Haven, died January 9, 2001. Survived by daughter, Maria M. Rodriguez; brother, Julio Garcia; sisters, Ada DeJesus and Meredes Bobe; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Crisp-Coon F.H.
BATSON, Francis Rudolf, 82 of Cape Coral, died December 22, 2000. He resided at his granddaughter, Kathy Blount Matheson's home. Born June 15, 1918, he resided in Tampa most of his life. Survived by brother, Norman Batson; two daughters, Kathy Batson Blount and Susan Batson Vaughan; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
BRAGDON, Devona W., 71, of Tampa, died January 8, 2001. She is survived by her two daughters, Debora Bragdon, Evelyn Tait; one sister, Arlene Farmer and one grandson, Thomas Tait. Mrs. Bragdon was born in Rochester, Pa. and moved to the Tampa area over 40 years ago. Graveside Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday in Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6-8:00 p.m.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Nebraska Chapel
BROWN, Daisy Alberta Steyer, 40, of Tampa, born August 7, 1960 in Gary, Ind., died January 1, 2001 at home. Survived by father, Walter P. Steyer, Sr.; mother, Carmmelita Steyer; sisters, Tammy Sloan (Norman Knight), Theresa Kruse (Bob); brothers, Walter Steyer, Jr. (Debi), Michael Steyer (Cindy); nieces and nephews, Ricky Steyer, Norma Knight, Sadie Knight, Prince Knight; husband, Timothy Brown; daughter, Lola A. White; son, Jesse Brown; and granddaughter, Hailie White. Thank You for being `My Girl`. Services will be 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, today, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.
BUCHHOLZ, Gloria, 77, of Tampa, died January 6, 2001. Survived by daughter Linda Borne of Canton, Ga.; grandson, Craig Borne; granddaughter, Amber Borne. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home
CALAWAY, Bobby Dale, age 60, of Centerville, Tenn., formerly of Plant City, Fla., passed away January 8, 2001, at his home. Survived by his wife, Liz Green Calaway of Centerville; son, Timothy Dale Calaway of Toney, Ala.; daughters, Terri Lynn Smith of Huntsville, Tenn., and Tarra Leigh Calaway of Centerville; four grandchildren; two brothers, William Calaway of Rome, Ga., and James Calaway of Gaylesville, Ala.; sisters, Sue Edwards of Rome, Ga., Betty Ann Justice and Bertha Lee Rutledge of Cedar Bluff, Ala., Barbara Ann Calaway of Centre, Ala., and Debbie Downey of Gaylesville, Ala. Remains are at McDonald Funeral Home, Centerville, Tenn., where services will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 11, 2001, with interment in Nickell Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 10:00 to 11:00 Thursday prior to the funeral.
CARMICHAEL, G. Dianne, passed away Monday, January 1, 2001 at the Northside Hospital and Heart Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. She is survived by daughters, Lisa Coffey, Pinellas Park, Fla., Tina Celetano, Lakeland, Fla.; sister, Linda White, Dallas, Texas; mother, Geraldine Page, Pinellas Park, Fla.; grandsons, Wilkes, Bryant, Cory, Kyle; granddaughter, Valerie. She was born in Little Rock, Arkansas. She moved to Temple Terrace in 1977 before moving to Pinellas Park, Fla. where she was managing the Plantation Garden Apts. She was a member of the St. Catherine's Episcopal Church in Tampa, Fla. Friends will be received Friday, January 5, from 12 noon until 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Graveside services will follow immediately at Calvary Cemetery.
R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home & Crematory
CARNEVALE, Emily V. Bowman-Wyatt, 76, of Lutz, went on to be with the Lord on January 8, 2001. She is survived by two sons, Bobby Wyatt of Denver, Colo.; Michael Wyatt of Shelby, N.C.; five daughters, Caroline Haynes of Lakeland, Fla., Vona Merryman of Lutz, Fla., Paulette McConnell of Lebanon, Ohio, Theresa Ryan of Dalzel S.C., Brenda Crabtree of Land 0' Lakes; two brothers, Letcher Sparks of Rough and Ready, Calif., Cornelius Bowman of Middletown, Ohio; one sister, Dolly Barnett of Clay City, Ky.; 30 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was born in Clark County, Ky. and moved to this area from Hamilton, Ohio in 1950. She was a multi-talented loving mother with Christian compassion for her children and a member of the Land 0' Lakes Church of God.A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at the Loyless Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2-3:00 p.m.
LOYLESS FUNERAL HOME
CARRIER, Juanita Geneveive, 87, of Lake Placid, died January 7, 2001. Survived by husband, Andrew; sons, Richard and Harvey Carrier; stepdaughters, Margaret Weiss and Elizabeth Stalworth; eight grandchildren. Ott-Laughlin
CAYSON, Loveda E., 84, of Brandon, died January 6, 2001. Survived by two sons, two daughters, two brothers, three sisters, five grandchildren, one great-grandchild. Crisp-Coon Funeral Home
CHIARAMONTE, Marjorie, 79, of Tampa, died January 6, 2001. She is survived by her husband, Charles Chiaramonte of Tampa, Fla.; two sons, Charles, Jr. and Terry Chiaramonte both of Tampa, Fla.; three grandchildren, Jessica, Eric, Joseph; two sisters, Violet Mathis, Elsie Shirley both of S.C. and nieces and nephews. A native of West Palm Beach, Fla., she moved to the Tampa area in 1945 coming from West Palm Beach. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service.
BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Nebraska Chapel
CONNELL, Burnice K. Hamilton, 87, of Tampa passed away January 8, 2001. Mrs. Connell is survived by two daughters and their spouses, Mary J. Scarborough and husband Earl; Martha A. Vazquez and husband Lou; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and one brother, Murrel Hamilton. A Graveside Service will be held Friday, January 12, 2001 at Oak Grove Cemetery
at 11:30 a.m. with Bro. Marvin S trickland of Oak Ridge Baptist Church officiating. Pallbearers will be Alan Scarborough, Edmund Scarborough, Troy Scarborough, Shane Henson, A.J. Scarborough, and Mike Chapman. She was born February 12, 1913 in Manatee Co., Florida. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6-8:00 p.m. at the chapel of Adams & Jennings Funeral Home `Family owned & operated` (813) 237-3345.
CRAIG, Annabell M., 77, of St. Petersburg, died Monday, January 8, 2001 at her residence. She is survived by one son, John P. Craig, Jr. of Monticello, Fla.; two daughters, Susan Hazen of Tampa and Cindy Craig of S. Petersburg; and three granddaughters. Mrs. Craig was born in Lakeland and moved to St. Petersburg in 1992 from Tampa, where she moved in 1953. She attended Florida State College for Women (now FSU) and was a 1947 graduate of the Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Nursing in Baltimore. She was a Public Health Nurse for the state of Florida and was a member of the Faith Covenant Church in St. Petersburg. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at Faith Covenant Church, 150 62nd Ave. NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33702, with Rev. Jeff Burton officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Faith Covenant Church. E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home & Cremation Services, St. Petersburg
DOW, Robert L., 54, of Lakeland, died January 8, 2001. Survived by son, Joshua Adam Dow, Lakeland; brother, Walter D. Stevens; sister, Regina K. Kaliszewski; three grandchildren. Choice Cremation & Funeral Care
ENGLEHART, James O., Lakeland, died January 6, 2001. Survived by wife, Judith; father James E., one son, one daughter, one half-sister, two step-sisters, one step-brother, and three grandchildren.
Heath Funeral Chapel.
ERICHSEN, Dorothy, 92, of Indian Shores, died January 5, 2001. She is survived by nieces and nephews. She was born in Branch, Mich., came here in 1968. She was a homemaker. Hubbell Funeral Home and Crematory
FERRELL, Anna, 74, of Tampa died December 29, 2000. Survivors include sons, Joseph and James Ferrell and granddaughter Nicole Ferrell. A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, January 10 at 6:00 p.m. at Christ Community Church, 6202 N. Himes Avenue, Tampa, FL. Pastors Kirk Johnston and Mark Little will officiate.
Adams & Jennings Funeral Home
FORT, Hulda E., 89, of St. Petersburg, died January 7, 2001. Survived by daughter, Jo Fort; nieces, Lois and Gail; nephews, Scott, Gary, Mike, Carl; sister Stela Rodgers. Moss-Feaster Funeral Home, Serenity Gardens Chapel
FOSTER, Mildred G., 98 of Largo, died January 8, 2001. She is survived by two sons, Thomas Foster and Edward T. Foster; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Home, Serenity Gardens Chapel