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BOYD, Stephanie Gail, 23, of Richmond, Va., was called to be an angel with the Lord suddenly, September 29, 2001. She is survived by her mother, Barbara S. Boyd of Brandon; her father, Randy E. Boyd and his wife, Kathy of Midlothian, Va.; maternal grandmother, Jennie P. Clatte of Richmond, Va. and paternal grandfather, Otha (Dock) Boyd of Greenville, N.C. Other survivors include her aunt, Norma S. Gilbert; uncles, Ronald W. Stokes and Erwin R. Boyd and ten cousins. She was a part-time student at V.C.U. and a full-time employee with World Investors Link. The family will receive friends and family, Tuesday 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the Huguenot Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Road, where services will be held Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. Interment at Dale Memorial Park.

BROWN, James Grady Sr. 79, died September 30, 2001 at his son's residence in Jacksonville, Fla. Mr. Brown was predeceased by son, Allen Keith Brown. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lydia G. Brown; son, James G. Brown, Jr. and adopted grandchildren, B.J., Chris, and Jacob Jenkins. He was born and raised in Alabama, but moved to Tampa, in 1943. He served as Deacon at both Lutz Baptist Chu rch and El Bethel Baptist Church. He was also a World War II Veteran. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday at Lutz First Baptist Church in Lutz, Fla. with Dr. Charles White officiating.

Corey-Kerlin Funeral Home.

CORNEY, Kathleen A. 83 of Sun City Center, died September 27, 2001 at her residence. Preceded in death by her husband William, she is survived by two daughters, Nancy Orman of Pittsburgh, Pa. and Kathy Bolch of Savannah, Ga.; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Born in New York City, she moved to this area in 1991 from Miami, Fla. A Mass will be celebrated on Friday, October 5, 2001 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m. with Msgr. Harold Bumpus officiating.


COX, Faye J. , 88, of Tampa passed away Saturday, September 29, 2001. Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her husband, George B. Cox in October, 1994. Survivors include two sons, Thomas B. Cox and wife, Cheryl of Clifton Park, N.Y. and David J. Cox and wife, Carol of Tampa and two grandchildren, Nicole and Amy Cox. Mrs. Cox was a native of Toronto, Ohio and had lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1 984 coming from Easton, Maryland. She was a Member of the Forest Hills Presbyterian Church in Tampa. Memorial Services will be held Wednesday morning October 3, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. at the Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, 709 W. Linebaugh Ave. in Tampa. Pastor Craig Miller will officiate. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Cox may be made to the. Arthritis Foundation, 3816 W. Linebaugh Ave., Suite 303, Tampa, Fl. 33624.


CUDDY, Aubrie R., 92, of Tampa, passed away September 30, 2001. Survivors include her son, Howard K. Cuddy of Tampa; sister, Bette Goldburg of Cottonwood, Ariz.; three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Mrs Cuddy was born in Rock River, Ohio, and came to Tampa in 1994 from New Mexico. Mrs Cuddy was a sales clerk for a department store and was of the Protestant faith.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL MacDill Avenue Chapel

DANIELS, Dorothy, 72 of Tampa, died September 29, 2001. Survived by daughter, Marquita Daniels; three grandchildren and two brothers. Ray Williams Funeral Home, 253-3419.

DURUE, Robert David, 71, of Plant City, died September 30, 2001. Survived by loving wife and family. Services will be held October 2, 2001, 11:00 a.m. at St. Clement Catholic Church, Plant City. Wells F.H.

EDMONDSON, Stephen Douglas, 51, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 29, 2001, and is now singing in the heavenly choir (or perhaps directing it). As a servant of God and a Jewish believer, his heart's desire was to see his people come to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ, the Messiah, and he was a missionary toward that end. Steve is survived by his beloved wife of 30 years, Margaret (`Sweetheart`); parents, Shirley and Jim Edmondson; parents-in-law, Mary and Buddy Bitz; uncles, Herman Brown (wife, Marcy) and Roy Edmondson (wife, Carolyn); sisters-In-law, Meri Lee Tranthem and Roberta Spivak; eight nieces whom he loved as daughters, Elizabeth Cardenas (husband, Orencio and son, Joseph), Jenny Tranthem, Becky Tranthem, Katie Ponson (husband, Nathan), Vicki Tranthem, Angie Spivak, Mandy Spivak, and Gabby Spivak. Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home with interment to follow at Sunset Memory Gardens. C.E. PREVATT FUNERAL HOME/988-7371.

EDWARDS, Bonnie Belle, 87, of Tampa passed away Saturday, September 29, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Van Edwards and son, Richard `Dick` Edwards. Survivors include her daughter, Elizabeth `Betsy` Daboll and son-in-law, Louis of Melbourne, Fla.; grandson, Mark Daboll and his wife Jennifer of Tampa; granddaughters, Lynne Benck and her husband William of Gainsville, Fla. , and Bonnie Daboll of Gainsville; great-grandchildren, Katie, Emily and Matt; sister, Annie Michalak and many nieces and nephews. Born in Plant City, Bonnie moved to Tampa in 1930. She was a member of the Riverside Baptist Church for 60 years and taught Sunday School for over 30 years. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home chapel with Dr. Louis T. Edwards officiating. Interment to follow at Hillsboro Memorial Gardens.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Nebraska Chapel

FREDERICK, Robert J., 75, of Tampa, passed away September 30, 2001. Survived by wife, Maryln; three step-sons, Tom, John and Allen; three step-daughters, Jennie, Beth, and Mary; and three grandchildren. Preceded in death by step-daughter, Bonnie and daughter-in-law, Judy.

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FROYSLAND, Morris `LeRoy`, 75, resident of Tampa, passed away on September 28, 2001. He is survived by his two sons, Jeffrey (Mary) of Oklahoma, and John (Carol) of Utah; one brother, Roger (Mavis) of Delaware; sisters, Fern Garcia of New Mexico, Joyce Wilson of California; five grandchildren; seven great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter. Also, he is survived by his loving companion, Audre y Fern, and his extended family, Tom (Nora) of Florida, Michael (Pam) of Georgia, Debra (Brian) of Tampa, and her five grandchildren. LeRoy was born in Audabon, Minnesota on December 17, 1925. He moved to Florida in 1974, after retiring from Borg Warner of Illinois. In Florida he worked as a refrigeration manager at Tampa Maid Seafood; retired in 1991. He was a veteran of the Korean War, and will be buried in Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida. A memorial service was privately held. MARK III FUNERAL HOME,

GROSS, Marguerite I., 73 of Ocala, died September 28, 2001. Survived by husband, Russell C.; son, Larry R.; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She moved ot Ocala from Tampa. Roberts F.H.

JIRETZ, Clara M. Lynn, died September 27, 2001. A native of Hillsborough Co., Fla. and widow of the late John Jiretz, Jr. Clara is survived by a son, John L. Jiretz and wife Kay; and a daughter, Dorothy and husband John Kellogg; five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Clara was a lifetime member of the Old Fashioned Garden Club, Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Floralia, and the Florida Judges' Council, a national master flower show judge, and Landscape design judge.

Jesus my Jesus, by your faith was I saved, By your love made whole and safe. Jesus my Jesus I love you forever. Saved by your faith, made whole by your grace, Kept by your love, You are my love. For others I'll give, For others I'll live. I'll live by your Spirit, I'll love as you love, My life is your life; My will is your will. My Jesus, my Jesus I'll love you forever, I'll serve you forever, by Clara M. Jiretz

A Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday October 6 at In the Name of Jesus World Outreach Center, 10925 Tarpon Springs Road, Odessa, Fla. Donations may be made to In the Name of Jesus in lieu of flowers. Cremation is arranged through Mark III Funeral Home (813) 885-5088.

MASON, Sr., Russell W., 81 of Tampa died October 1, 2001. Survived by wife, Myrtle Mace; and three sons. He was a Navy veteran and a Methodist, born in Rocksdale, W.Va. Blount, Curry & Roel

MAULLER, Howard M., Jr., `Skip`, 63, passed away September 30, 2001 at home. Mr. Mauller is survived by his wife, Ernestine; son, `Chuck` H.M. Mauller, III and wife Annemarie; daughter, Lisa Ballengee and husband Russell; daughter, Rachael `Jeani` Morrison and husband Darrell sister Betheleen White and husband Ed; grandchildren, Russell Ballengee, II, Nicholas Ballengee and Ashlea Ballengee. Sk ip retired from the Air Force as a Communication Specialist from MacDill AFB. He attended Palma Ceia Christian Church and was the Worshipful Master of F & AM #153 Masons, member of the Egypt Shrine, Scottish Rite Valley of Tampa and Senior DeMolay with the honors of Chevalier, Cross of Honor and Legion of Honor. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, (tonight) at the South Tampa C hapel of Mark III Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 3, 2001 at the funeral home. Burial will follow to Florida National Cemetery with Full military Honors. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the Shriners Hospital, 12502 Pine Dr., Tampa, FL 33612. MARK III FUNERAL HOME, 831-9444.

MCGEE, Shelly Marie, 40, of Valrico passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2001. Shelly is survived by her husband, Frank McGee, son, Cody McGee, daughter, Megan McGee, all of Valrico; parents, Fredrick and Lois Seaburn, of Valrico and sisters, Sharon Lockhart of Anderson, Indiana and Sharlet Nestlerode of Curwensville, Pennsylvania. Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3, 2001 at Serenity Meadows Funeral Home Chapel.


McKNIGHT, John Howard, 72 of Lakeland, died September 30, 2001. Survived by his wife Mary C. McKnight; one son; one daughter; one brother; and two grandchildren. Heath Funeral Chapel.

MENARD, Ann Shepard, 80 of Tampa died September 19, 2001. Survived by her loving family. A memorial service will be held at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Tampa at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, October 4, 2001.

REY, Frank `The Dancer`, 70, of Tampa, died September 30, 2001 in Tampa. Survivors include his wife, Betty Lee Rey; son, Neil Rey; daughter, Teil Rey; grandchildren, Ryan Rey and Lawrence Guilford; mother-in-law, Grace Rawlinson. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Frank Rey Scolarship Fund. Graveside services will be held Wednesday morning ten o'clock at the Garden of Memories Cemetery Mausoleum.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Armenia - A P Boza Memorial Chapel

RODRIQUEZ, Andres, 87, of Tampa passed away September 29, 2001. He is survived by a loving family and friends. You will live on in our hearts and with many great memories.

Gonzalez Funeral Home

SENGEWALD, Marcelle, 82, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2001 in Tampa. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Graveside Services will be held October 6, 2001 in Oswego, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Lifepath Hospice, 3010 W. Azeele St., Tampa, Fl. 33609.

Florida Mortuary Funeral & Cremation Services

SMITH, Kenneth J., age 69 of Tampa died Sunday, September 30, 2001. Mr. Smith was born in Brooklyn, New York and came to Tampa 21 years ago. He was a US Navy Veteran, a parishioner at Incarnation Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kathryn Brichetto and brother, Raymond Smith. Survivors include his beloved wife of 47 years, Agnes; s ons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth II and Carol Smith, and Nicholas and Mary Jane Smith; and daughter and son-in-law, Rita and James Otis; brother, John Smith and eight grandchildren, James, Nicholas, Jessica, Rachel, Emily, Kenny, Christopher and Kathryn. A Catholic Mass for the repose of his soul will be offered on Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. at Incarnation Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Myr tle Hill Memorial Park. The family will receive friends this evening from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. with recitation of the Catholic `Wake Rite` at 7:00 p.m. at Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes, West Hillsborough Chapel, 6802 Silvermill Drive, Tampa.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL West Hillsborough Chapel

SPENCER, Ruby D., 77 of Tampa, died September 29, 2001. She is survived by her daughters, Shirley Spencer and Sherry Forkel; brother, Hobb Eggers; sister, Opal Woodhurst and four grandchildren.

MARK III FUNERAL HOME, Town & Country Chapel

STANSELL, Dan P., 68 of Gibsonton, passed away September 29, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Sandra; son, Dan P., II; daughters, Pamela Barboza and Terri Herrick; brother, Gus; sisters; Rosemary Adams, Hazel Calhoun, Helen Tanner and JoAnn Campbell; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. from the chapel with Curtis Fredericks officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until service time.

Hamilton Funeral Home

STARLING, Edgar M., 79, of Lake Wales, died September 27, 2001. Survived by daughters, Lynn, Karen and Rande; son, Lee; a brother and eight grandchildren. Marion Nelson F.H., Lake Wales.

THOMAS, Royna, 71, recent resident of Strawberry Square in Plant City, passed away on September 29, 2001 at Bayfront Medical Center. Much loved and missed, Royna is survived by her husband of almost 50 years; two sons and their spouses, Steven and Diana Thomas of New Hampshire and Ken and Jean Thomas of California; two daughters and their spouses, Nancy and Tony Gray of North Carolina and Judy and Al Nothern of Washington State; 13 grandchildren; and two brothers and their spouses, Jim and Janet Reece of North Carolina and David and Nancy Reece of Indiana. Born in Panama and educated at DePauw University, Royna was an elementary school teacher. She and her husband Phil lived abroad and traveled extensively. Together they enjoyed many years of square and round dancing. She was a member o f Sunset Heights United Methodist Church in Plant City. Memorial services will be held on Friday, October 5, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. at Sunset Heights United Methodist Church in Plant City. In lieu of flowers, a gift to your favorite charity would be appreciated.


TIRSWAY, Harry L., 84, of Sun City Center passed away Sunday, September 30, 2001, under the care of LifePath Hospice. He is survived by his wife, June; his daughters, Judy Schafer of St. Louis, Mont., Kathy Mazone of Westminster, Colo., Tina Deptula of Anchorage, Alaska, and Debbie Hubbell of DesMoines, Iowa; his brother, Norman of Sun City Center; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildre n. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Donations may be made to LifePath Hospice House at 908 American Eagle Blvd, Sun City Center, 33573 in honor of the Green Team.

Zipperer's Funeral Home

VALDIVIA, Val, 49, of Tampa passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2001. Mr. Vadivia is preceded in death by his parents, Anibal `Joe` and Olympia Valdivia. He is survived by one daughter, Angela Valdivia of Riverview; one son, Craig Valdivia of Brandon; one brother, Mark Valdivia of Bonita Springs; four sisters, Darlene Sutton of Wesley Chapel, Sandra Moore of Marco Island, Carol Gonzalez of Wes ley Chapel and Debbie Berglund of Tampa and 15 nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. at the Garden of Memories Chapel with Mr. Robert L. Rinehart officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Interment will follow in Myrtle Hill Memorial Park.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Garden of Memories Chapel

WIDNER, L. Marie Register, 82, a resident of Brandon, passed away September 30, 2001. She is survived by two brothers, R.E. Register and R. Wallace Register; one sister, Lucille Fowler and four nieces and five nephews. She was a native of Turkey Creek, Fla. and a resident Brandon for one year coming from St. Petersburg. Mrs. Widner was a member of the Nurses Alumni at Mound Park Hospital and a member of Turkey Creek First Baptist Church. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, October 3, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. from Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Petersburg with Rev. Benny Keck officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday (tonight) from 6-8:00 p.m.

Hopewell Funeral Home & Cemetery

BRAUN, E. Arlene, 84, died September 22, 2001. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Arthur; a son, Jon; a daughter, Carole Hassler; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Holy Trinity Church in Masaryktown on Saturday October 13, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. National Cremation.

SENELLA, Nick E. Sr., 80, of Zephyrhills passed away this past Monday, October 1, 2001 at East Pasco Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn; son, Nicholas II and wife Darla of Greensburg, Pa.; two brothers, Edward and Frank; three sisters, Irene, Kathy and Connie; four grandchildren, Nicholas F. and Shea Leigh Delores Senella of Greensburg, Pa., Cindy Oneal of Zephyrhills and Buddy Holland of Mobile, Ala.; two great-grandchildren Meaghan Leigh Holland of Mobile, Ala. and Kendall Holland of Zephyrhills and step-daughter, Terry and husband Ron Lane of Zephyrhills. Nick was a native of Windber, Pa. and moved to this area 11 years ago from Greensburg, Pa. He was a graduate of Windber H.S. and received se veral A.S. degrees from Westmore Community College in Pa. He was a retired Navy officer serving in World War II and continued as a Civil service worker until his retirement. He attended St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church and was a member of the American Legion. A memorial service will be conducted Thursday (today) at 10:00 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church in Zephyrhills.

Richey Chapel Coleman & Ferguson F.H.

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