RODRIGUEZ, Ferdinand (Chino), age 46 of Tampa, passed away January 2, 2001. Survivors include his wife, Juana; stepsons, Rafael and Hugo Santiago; stepdaughters, Magnolia Santiago, Vicky Hernandez and Sonia Figueroa; parents, Wilson and Carmen Rodriguez; brothers, Oscar Rodriguez and Tito Rodriguez; and sisters, Carmen R. Hernandez and husband Jorge, and Judith Rodriguez. Funeral services wil l be held Saturday morning, at 10:00 a.m. o'clock from the chapel of Gonzalez Funeral Home with interment to follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the chapel of
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SEARCY, Elsie, 81, of Lithia, died January 2, 2001. Survivors include her husband, Robert; daughter, Norma DelaVina, of Seffner; three brothers; one sister; four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. A native of Alamo, Ga. she was a longtime resident of the Tampa area. Mrs. Searcy retired in 1982 from Chamberland High School as a special education school aide, and was a member of Alafia Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home, Friday at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to service time.
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SERNE, Lynette, 85, of St. Petersburg, formerly of Palm Harbor, died January 1, 2001. She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Lynn Serne, of Tampa; a son, Bill, of St. Petersburg; and five grandchildren. National Cremation Society
SEYMOUR, Lee B., 49, of Tampa passed away December 30, 2000. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; children, Bennett, John and Reva; mother, Jeanne; brother, Bob Vertres. A Memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the STOWERS BRANDON CHAPEL.
SIMS, Lois Ann, 61, of Polk City, died December 31, 2000. Survivors include a son; a daughter; a brother; a sister; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
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SINGLETON, Doris C., age 72, of Tampa, passed on December 29, 2000. She is survived by three sons and four daughters. Service will be held Thursday, January 4 at Highland Ave. C.O.C. at 11:00 a.m.
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SINGLETON, Ray, 87, of South Hillsborough County, passed away January 1, 2001 in Tampa. Survived by his wife. Funeral Services will be held on Friday at 10:00 a.m. at Lewers Funeral Home in Ruskin. Interment will follow in Ruskin Memorial Park.
SLATTERY, Dorothy M.,age 91, of Winter Haven, died December 29, 2000. Survived by a friend, Cindy Covington, of Winter Haven.
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SPENCER, Maynard M. (Stub), 84, of Sebring, formerly of New Richmond, Ind., passed away December 28, 2000. He is survived by his wife; a son; a daughter; a sister; four grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Hunt & Son F.H.
TOENES, Larry Vernon , Captain U.S. Air Force (Retired),born May 20, 1947 in Tampa, Florida, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 2, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Jan; son, Chad; daughter, Amare; and grandchildren, Christopher, Baileigh, Ashlyn, and Corbin, all of San Antonio, Texas. He also leaves his parents, Ruth and Elmer Toenes; a sister, Lynda Jacobson; and a brother, Woody, all of Tampa, Florida. A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Friday, January 5, 2001 at Northwest Hills United Methodist Church, 7575 Tezel Road, San Antonio, Texas. Services will conclude at the church. Funeral services under the direction of Sunset Northwest Funeral Home, 6321 Bandera Rd., San Antonio, Texas 78238 Ph. (210) 521- 2111. Any correspondence to the family may be mailed to the funeral home.
WEISER, Richard, 80, died Tuesday, January 2, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne; two sisters; two daughters, Donna LeBrun and Sandy Hurlburt; and 10 grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Tampa
WEISSINGER, Sylvia W., 84 of Riverview died January 3, 2001. She is survived by her son, Tony Miller of Calif.; daughters, Stephanie White of Brandon and Bonnie Miller of Conn.; and three grandchildren. Hamilton Funeral Home (813) 677-9109
WINKLER, Sr., Robert Joseph, age 65, passed away December 31, 2000. He is survived by his wife, Frances; daughter, Sharon Acroyd; two sons, Robert Joseph, Jr. and Mark Wayne Winkler; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. The family resides in Tampa. Also survived by a sister, Mildred Garvey, who resides in California. Robert was a retired City of Tampa Firefighter after twenty two ye ars of service. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home chapel 5:00 p.m. Friday followed by visitation until 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to, LifePath Hospice, 3010 W. Azeele St., Tampa, FL 33609.
WALTERS, Anita Allison, 38, of Dade City, Fla., died December 29, 2000 at her home. She is survived by her husband, Will Walters IV, Dade City, Fla.; her parents, Ronald and Freda Allison, Dade City, Fla.; five brothers and sisters, James Ronald Allison, Linda Allison Foster, Clay Allison, Jeff Allison, and Becky Allison, all of Dade City, Fla.; three half-brothers and sisters, Ronald Willard A llison, Cherokee N.C., Joy Lee Allison, South Carolina, and Deborah Greene, Robinsville, N.C.; her maternal grandmother, Lillie Ogle, Bryson City, N.C. Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 2, 2001 at the Coleman & Ferguson Chapel. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens. Anita was born January 28, 1962 in Dade City and was a lifelong resident of this area. She was a Customer Service Representative and had attended the First Baptist Church in Dade City. She was a representative for Partylite Candles and Creative Memories. She enjoyed home Crafts which was often displayed at the Lazy-Lay Christmas Store in Dade City. Friends mayv call Tuesday (tomorrow) from 2-3:00 p.m. at the Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home in Dade City
BRITTON, Anna L. Meloy, 87, of Zephyrhills, formally of Dade City, died December 19, 2000 in Hospice House, Dade City, Florida. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Alford `Red` Meloy; her second husband, Ira Britton; a son, William `Robert` Meloy; and a great-great-granddaughter, Cierra Neils. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Kenneth (Florence) Coen, Steubenville, Ohio; six grandchild ren, 11 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services and burial was in Ohio. Local memorial services will be held at the Trilby United Methodist, Trilby, Florida, on Wednesday, January 3, 2001, at 1:30 p.m.
COSTA, John A., 71, of Zephyrhills, died Sunday, December 31, 2000, at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Christine; three sons, Donald and his wife Holly, of Venice, Fla.; James of Mentor, Ohio; and John of Highland Heights, Ohio; two stepsons, Vince Gentiluomo and his wife Cathy, of Perry Township, Ohio; and Syl Gentiluomo and his wife Linda of Avon, Ohio; one stepdaughter, Toni and her husband, Tim Essen of Medina, Ohio; one sister, Charlotte Beck of Glencoe, Mo.; fifteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Mr. Costa moved to Zephyrhills in 1997. He was a model and tool maker for Belcan Engineering, a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus in Wickliffe, Ohio, and a United States Army Veteran of World War II. He was a member of the American Legion Post 118, the Moose Lodge #2276, the Elks Lodge #2731, and St. Joseph Catholic Church, all of Zephyrhills. The liturgy of Christian burial will be celebrated today (Wednesday, January 3) at 1:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father George Rozycki as celebrant. Mr. Costa's remains will be interred in All Souls Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be meade to Hernando-Pasco Hospice, Inc., 7066 Fort King Road, Zephyrhills 33541. Kelly Memorial Funeral Home, Zephyrhills.
COWEN, Sue Zanne, 66 of Zephyrhills passed away December 29, 2000 in Zephyrhills. Survivors include her husband, Dan Cowen; son, Dan A. and wife Tracy Cowen; daughters, Tracey and husband Mike O'Donnell and Mari Beth Cowen; three grandchildren, Mike, Alisha and Danielle, all of Zephyrhills; her mother, Maxine Tolsma of LeMars, Iowa; a sister, Jeanette Tolsma of West Covina, Calif.; and a brothe r Edgar Tolsma of Tustin, Calif. Mrs. Cowen was the Founder of Delafield-Summit Lioness Club in Wisconsin and a Protestant. Sue will be greatly missed by her friends at Mari's Donuts, her family, and her many other friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Day Star in Dade City or to Sunrise of Pasco. Memorial services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, January 4, 2001 at Zephyrhills First Assembly of God Church. Whitfield Funeral Home. Our Family serving Your Family. 813-783- 9900.
GRECCO, Betty H., 81, passed December 24, 2000 in Zephyrhills. Survived by a son John Grecco of Blue Springs, Mont.; a daughter Joan Kyle of St. Petersburg, Fla.; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Services will be held 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2001 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father George Rozycki officiating. Interment will be at Florida National Cemetery. Born Ma y 6, 1919 in Johnstown, N.Y., she was formerly of Carsga Lake, N.Y. Mrs. Grecco was Valedictorian at Johnstown High School and became a teacher at Warren St. School in Johnstown for 24 years retiring in 1978. She was a member of the Ladies Aux. of the VFW post 510 in Johnstown, N.Y. and past NYS Dept. president of the Ladies Aux. of the VFW. She came to Zephyrhills as a snowbird in 1979 and became a full time resident in 1992. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hernando Pasco Hospice 7066 Fort King Road, Zephyrhills FL 33541. Whitfield Funeral Home
LAMKE, Joseph `Joe`, 79, of Dade City, died Sunday, December 31, 2000 at Pasco Regional Medical Center. Survivors include two daughters, Sandra (Dewey) Alford, of Dade City and Jacqueline (Webb) Clarke, of Zephyrhills; a son, James (Linda) Pike, of Dade City; and three grandchildren, Johnny Clements III, of Tampa, Tiffany Alford, of Dade City and Tara (Steve) Roenicke, of Dade City. A pioneer family of San Antonio, Fla., he was a graduate of Milton S. Hersey, Pa. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a retired carpenter and was a member of the VFW and Moose Lodge and was Christian. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2001. The family will receive friends on Wednesday (TODAY) from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Flowers will be graciously accepted, but contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
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LI VOTI, Joseph, 79, of New Port Richey, passed away December 28, 2000. Mr. Li Voti was survived by a son, a sister, and two grandchildren. Cremation will take place at Trinity Memorial Gardens, New Port Richey.
McBATH, Donald L., D.O., 65, beloved Physician and Friend, died Tuesday, January 2, 2001 at home. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Ruth Southerland McBath; two sons, Donald L. McBath, J.D., of Tampa and Daniel P. McBath, D.O., of Dade City; a daughter, Donna Ruth Bassett, of Zephyrhills; nine grandchildren, Donald L. McBath III, Stephanie R. McBath, Dominique R. McBath and Hutch McBath, all of Tampa, Jeremy Bassett and Jonathan Bassett, both of Zephyrhills, Brandon McBath, Brooke McBath and Brittaney McBath, all of Dade City; his mother, Phyllis McBath, who has been in the service of the Lord for the last 38 years at Christ the King Monastery in Delray Beach, Fla. and has been known as Sister Mary Joseph; three aunts, Estelle Nied, of Chicago, Jayne Zappen, of California and Eugenia Dembinski, of Wisconsin; and two brother-in-laws, Billy Southerland, of Gainesville and Richard Southerland, of Freeport, Fla. Dr. McBath is a native of Chicago, Ill. and moved to Dade City in 1970 from Kansas City where he completed his training in Osteopathic Medicine. He was a member and Past President of the Rotary Club of Dade City and was a Paul Harris Fellow. He was a member and Past President of the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association and was also a member of the American Oste opathic Association and was a National Convention Program Chairman and a member of the House of Delegates of this organization. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Florida Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians and was President of this organization in 1991-92. He was also a member and National Convention Committee Member and House of Delegates Member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. He is listed in Who's Who in the World, In America, In Medicine and Healthcare, In Science and Engineering and In the South and Southwest. He was on the Board of Trustees at St. Leo University, a member of the East Pasco Medical Center Foundation and was on the board of Directors in 1998 and Chairman in 1993-94. He was the Pasco High School Team P hysician for 25 years and served as Grand Marshall for the Pasco County Fair in 1987 and was on the Advisory Council for Pasco High School from 1977-81. He was also a member of the First Union National Bank of Florida Advisory Board as well as the East Pasco Medical Center Hospital. He was a Pasco County Fair Judge from 1985-1994. His honors include the Distinguished military Graduate from the Uni versity of Florida in 1957, Diplomat of the National Board of Examiners for Osteopathic Physicians in 1970, Outstanding Contribution Award, H.R.S. in 1970, General Practitioner of the Year for the American College of Osteopathic Physicians 1990-91, Certified Correctional Health Professional 1991, Special Services Award for the Florida Interscholastic Athletic Administration and a Life Time Achieve ment Award from the Florida Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in San Antonio at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 5, 2001. The family will receive friends at the church from 6-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2001 with a Vigil Service at 7:30 p.m. Pallbearers will include Wayne Cobb, Tom Hines, Hjalma Johnson, George Carver, Sam Bala, Marcelino Oliva, Lowell Harris, and John McTaggart. Honorary pallbearers will include Tom Clark, Glen Greenfelder, K. T. Johns, Joe DeLaTorre, Bill Tingley and Al Kiefer. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested, for those who chose, to make contributions to the Rotary Foundation.
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McKAY, Geneva, 61, of Dade City, died Friday, December 30, 2000 at home. Survivors include her husband, Willie McKay; three sons, Terry (Carolyn) and Stephen (Denise), both of Dade City, and Robert Woods, of Brooksville; three brothers, Jimmy Morrell, of Brooksville, Frank Morrell, of Dade City and Willie C. Morrell, of St. Petersburg; two sisters, Susie Ward, of Syracuse, N.Y. and Louvanna Mon roe, of Tampa; and four grandchildren. A native of Monticello, Fla. she was a long time resident of this area. She was a Nurses Aid and a member of the Lighthouse Pentecostal Church. Funeral Services will be held at the Lighthouse Pentecostal Church at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2001. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6-8:00 p.m.
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MOHLER, Harlan John (Hank), Retired USAF Lt. Col., 66, of Dade City, Fla., passed away suddenly Saturday, December 30, 2000 at his home. Hank is survived by his wife, Wanda Mohler, Dade City, Fla.; two sons, Matthew John Mohler and Karl Daniel Mohler, both of Dade City, Fla.; two sisters, Gerry Anspach and Donna Anderson, both of Lebanon, Pa. Born December 7, 1934, in Lebanon, Pa., he retired t o Dade City in 1978 after 23 years in the U.S. Air Force. He was a navigator and later head of data communications at Travis Air Force Base in California. Since moving to Dade City, he worked in the Pasco County Data Center. He moved on to become Director of MIS for the Pasco County Clerks Office serving over 22 years for Pasco County. Hank was an active BSA Scout leader for Troop 406 in Ridge Man or. He was the founding member of Pack 428 and served as leader and committee chairman. Hank also was a leader in Cub Scout Pack 301 and Troop 402 for many years. Hank's scouting achievements included attaining the Rank of Eagle Scout and being honored with the vigil honor of Order of the Arrow. Hank was a National Eagle Scout Association member as well as a Lifetime member of the VFW Post #4283 a nd Pioneer Florida Museum. He will be sadly missed by family and friends. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 4, 2001 at the Coleman & Ferguson Chapel. Burial will follow at Williams Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday (today) from 5-8:00 p.m. at the Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home in Dade City. Flowers will be gratefully accepted, but those that wish may make donations to the VFW Post #4283, the Seminole Lodge #85 of the Order of the Arrow, Lifelink, the Lion's Eye Bank, or the Pioneer Florida Museum.
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PARIS, Dell J.,82, of Zephyrhills passed away Sunday, December 31, 2000 at East Pasco Medical Center in Zephyrhills. Dell is survived by his wife of ten years, Ruby; two sons: Dan Paris of Strawberry Point and Dave Paris of San Antonio, Texas; two step-sons, Robert `Bob` Hartwig and Bill Hartwig and one step-daughter, Janet Rodgers, all of Zephyrhills; five grandchildren and four step-grandchil dren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday in Richey Chapel at 1:00 p.m. with Dr. Buddy Hollyfield and Pastor Keith Reilly officiating. Interment will take place later in the week in Dell's hometown of Strawberry Point, Iowa. Born in Dolan, S.D. June 26, 1918 he had been a winter visitor to Zephyrhills for the pass ten years. While in Zephyrhills, he attended the First Presbyterian Church and w as a member of the First United Methodist Church in Strawberry Point. In his lifetime he had been a farmer, contractor, a bus driver in the Strawberry Point School District and retired from Payless-Cashway Lumber Company in Manchester, Iowa. He had been active in the Masonic Lodge in Strawberry Point as well as the Fire Dept. in Zephyrhills as a volunteer. In lieu of flowers the family requests th at donations in his memory be made to the Zephyrhills Fire Dept. or First Presbyterian Church Fund. Friends may call at the funeral home from the hours of 11:00 A.M. until service time on Wednesday.
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SCHAAL, Christine, 76, of Zephyrhills died Thursday. December 28, 2000 at Heartland of Zephyrhills. Mrs. Schaal is survived by two sons, Carl F. Schaal of Zephyrhills, Fla. and Russell L. Schaal of Jacksonville, Fla.; five grandchildren. Born in Greenville, South Carolina she moved to this area 29 years ago from Land 0' Lakes, Fla. Mrs. Schaal was a retired secretary having worked for Evans Citrus. She attended First Assembly of God Church in Zephyrhills. Oakley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
ARAGONA, Flossie Lee, age 86, of Tampa, passed away December 31, 2000. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Woodrow and William Godwin; and grandson, Michael Glover. Survivors include her son, James E. Glover; stepson, Herby Aragona; brothers, Thomas, C.H. and Odell Godwin; grandsons, James, Roger, Norman and Robert Glover; great grandchildren, James III, Nikita, Robert and Ashley. Born November 14, 1914 in Mitchell Co., Georgia, Mrs. Aragon was known by many as mom and was always willing to help others and will be sadly missed. Graveside funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Sunset Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday morning from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the chapel of
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ARMENTROUT, Arlene, 93, died Friday, December 29, 2000. She is survived by one daughter, Jeanne Baird of Brandon; one son, Charles J. Armentrout of Ann Arbor, Mich.; four grandchildren; and two great grandsons. Donations can be made to Lifepath Hospice-S.C.C.
BABICKY, George Leo, 72, of Apolo Beach, died Sunday, December 31, 2000. Survived by wife, Charlotte; two children, Michele Moreland of Summerfield, Fla., and James Babicky of Apollo Beach, Fla. Lewers Funeral Home
BORREMANS, Hunter Ashton, infant, of New Port Richey, died December 29, 2000. Survived by father, Heath Borremans; mother, Gina Beth Lovell; grandparents; and great grandparents. Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home
BRADLEY, Marian Smith, age 78 of Tampa ,passed away December 30, 2000. A native of Varnville, S.C. and resident of Tampa for the past 54 years, Mrs. Bradley is survived by her son, Ronald L. Sanders and wife, Mary, grandchildren, Ronald J. and Ronda J. Sanders; and brothers, H.D. Smith, Sheldon, S.C., Vernon Smith and Robert Smith both of Charleston, S.C.
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CARRELL, Bartlett W. , 76, of Tampa passed away Sunday, December 31, 2000 at University Community Hospital in North Tampa. Survivors include: his wife of 53 years Eva Grace Carrell; his son Ron and daughter-in-law Sharlene of Temple Terrace; his son Doug and daughter-in-law Pam of Seattle, Wash.; his daughter Debbie and son-in-law Greg Piehl of St. Petersburg; his eight grandchildren: Charles a nd Lauren Piehl, Nicole and Michael Carrell, Sean and Brett Lloyd, Eddie and Rachelle Creason; his sister Rae Marie Fabre of Akron, Ohio. Born in Akron, Ohio on July 28, 1924. He held a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the University of Akron and a Masters Degree in Adult Education from USF. Bart was the Personnel Director for the Maas Brothers Department store in West Central Flor ida and the proprietor of The Ceramic Shed (a.k.a. Bart's Ceramics) for many years. He was also a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, the Masonic Lodge, Bay Area Twirlers Square Dance Club, Limonadors #139 Camping Club, the former Villa Curli Q's and West Coast Square Dance Assoc. Bart was a veteran of World War II . He sewed in the Pacific Theater on Guadalcanal. Bart was also a charter member of Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church of Temple Terrace. He will be remembered as a good father and a loving husband. Visitation will be held Friday, January 3 from 6-8:00 p.m. at C.E. Prevatt Funeral Home, 9750 N. 56th St, Temple Terrace. The memorial service will be held Saturday, January 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 304 Druid Hills Road, Temple Terrace with the Rev. Waldemar Meyer officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lutheran Outdoor Ministries in Florida, 3815 West State St., Tampa, Fl 33609
CARRION, Rosa A., 96, of Valrico, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2001 in Brandon. She is survived by her son, William, two sisters, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Serenity Meadows Funeral H., Riverview
CECIL MCLUCKIE, Janet S., Lakeland, died January 1, age 45. She is survived by her son Michael Cecil, and a sister. Visitation January 4, 4-6:00 p.m. Services will be Friday January 5, 2:00 p.m., Heath Funeral Chapel
CERNUDA, Victoria,age 82 of Tampa, passed away December 30, 2000. Preceded in death by her husband, Filiberto Cernuda and her parents, Antonio and Consuelo Suarez, she is survived by her brother, Alfonso Suarez and sister-in-law, Rosa, nephew, Manuel Suarez, niece, Jo Ann Mesa, Great Nephews Shaun Mesa and great niece. Mariann Suarez. Private Graveside Funeral Services will be held this afternoon (Wednesday) at 1 o'clock at Centro Asturiano Memorial Park.
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CHORNY, Eleanor C., 83, of Tampa, Fl. died December 31, 2000. Survived by son, Ron Chorny, Tampa; one granddaughter, Jamie. Born in N.Y., moved here 20 years ago. Abbey Affordable Cremation & Funeral Services
CLARK, Ronald Duane, 65, a winter resident of Plant City, passed away December 29, 2000. He is survived by his mother, Margaret Clark, Ft. Wayne, Ind.; two daughters, Sue Smith, Starkville, Miss.; Cara Heidenreich, Ft. Wayne, Ind.; three grandchildren and his companion Verdonna Shuler, Ft. Wayne, Ind..
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