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SPOTO, Mary Ann, age 69, of Brooksville died Tuesday, November 6, 2001. Survivors include her brother and sister-in-law, Thomas and Barbara Spoto of Vidalia, Ga.; her aunt, Millie Ficcarotta of Palm Harbor and nephews, Eric and Craig Spoto. Ms. Spoto was born in Tampa and resided in Brooksville for the past 25 years. She was a surgical technologist, had worked at Tampa General Hospital and was of the Catholic faith. Funeral services will be held Thursday, 10:00 a.m. at Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes, Armenia Chapel, 4730 N. Armenia Avenue, Tampa. Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery mausoleum. The family will receive friends this evening from 7:00-9:00 p.m. with recitation of the Catholic `Wake Rite` at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to the Pasco/ Hernando Hospice.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Armenia-AP Boza Memorial Chapel

THOMAS, Farrell Hamilton, 56, of Lakeland, died October 18, 2001. Survived by a sister, Martha Hammonds of Mesquite, Texas. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam.

Heath Funeral Chapel.

TOLAND, Amelia, 92, of Tarpon Springs, died Monday, November 5, 2001. Survived by son, Charles, Jr.; three grand- children and six great-grand- children. DOBIES FUNERAL HOMES, TARPON SPRINGS.

TRUETT, Gertrude L., 81, of Tampa passed away November 4, 2001. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Truett. She is survived by her three daughters, Loretta Loftin of Tampa, Trudy Leeds of Lutz, and Carol Bell of Tampa; one brother, Rick Donohue of Philadelphia, Pa.; two sisters, Anna Mae Donovan and Eleanor Neibauer, both of Croydon, Pa.; six grandchildren and seven great-gra ndchildren. A Memorial Mass will be offered on Friday, November 9, 2001, 9:00 a.m. at St. Timothy's Catholic Church (Ragg Road, behind Gaither High School). Committal services will follow at 11:30 a.m. at the Garden of Memories Cemetery.

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Garden of Memories Chapel

TRUJILLO, Angel Edward, age 60, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2001 walking back from church. He was preceded in death by his eldest son, Anthony; and is survived by his sons, Ramon David and Mark; his daughters, Laura Jeneane and Kristina; his sister, Gloria Caruso; brother-in-law, Sam Caruso; two nephews, and his four grandchildren. Mr. Trujillo was born in Havana, Cuba, and graduated high s chool in 1959 from Jefferson High School in Tampa. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force and graduated with a degree in political science from the University of Kentucky. He was a marketing entrepreneur with a love for all humanity. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Metropolitan Ministries, 2002 N. Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602 or the charity of ones choice. The family will receive friends Thursday, November 8, at 6:30 p.m. and a memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the chapel of

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Armenia-AP Boza Memorial Chapel

VENABLE, Elisa L., age 41 died Monday, November 5, 2001 at her home. Born in Arcadia, FL she moved to Brooksville three years ago from Jacksonville. She was a Pastor and was formerly employed as an executive secretary with First Union Bank of Jacksonville. She was a member of the West Brooksville Church of God, where her husband is the Pastor. Survivors include her husband: Reverend David A. Ve nable; son: Alan Venable; daughter: Amy R. Venable all of Brooksville; parents: Jimmy Sr. and Barbara Langford both of Cleveland, TN; brother: Jimmy Langford Jr. of Jacksonville; sister: Pamela Spell of Lutz; maternal grandmother: Viola Staten of Avon Park. Visitation for friends will be 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 7, 2001 at the West Brooksville Church of God, 1240 West Jefferson St., Brooksville. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 8, 2001 at the Riverhills Church of God, 6310 E. Sligh Ave., Tampa with Reverend Jimmy and Peggy Smith, Reverend Carl Hart, Reverend Mark Williams and Reverend John Morgan officiating. Interment will follow at 2:30 p.m. at the Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Mrs. Venable's Children's College Fund, 1244 West Jefferson St., Brooksville, FL 34601.

Arrangements By Merritt Funeral Home Brooksville Chapel

WALSH, Laura Belle, 80, of Riverview passed away on Monday, November 5, 2001. She is survived by sons, Joseph T. Walsh of Gainesville, Ga., Martin A. Walsh, Newport News, Va.; daughter, Victoria W. Dowless, Riverview, Fla.; brother, C. Blair Mills, Hampton, Va.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Laura is a life time resident of Peninsula, Va., seasonal resident of Riverview, F la. and she was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. She was a volunteer at the Mary Immaculate Hospital, member National School Food Association, member of the Happy Wanderers. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to LifePath Hospice.


WELLS, Annie Golden `Nana` of Tampa passed away November 4, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Hugh Wells and her sister, Irma Gale. She is survived by daughters and husbands, Lorraine and Herman Winegeart of Tampa and Judy and Robert Johnson of Odessa; three grandsons and wives, Tom and Lynn Johnson of New Port Richey, Terry and Debbie Johnson of Tampa and Tim and Vivi an Johnson of Odessa; granddaughter and husband, Traci and Billy Townsend of Tampa; seven great-grandchildren, Tarin, Bobby, Meghan, Kayla, and Alden Johnson, and Daniel and Savannah Townsend. Mrs. Wells was born and raised in Tampa. She was a homemaker and a member of Idlewild Baptist church, and also a member of the Faith Sunday School Class. Services will be held 11:00 a.m., Thursday at the Cha pel of Adams & Jennings Funeral Home with interment to follow at Myrtle Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her grandsons and close friends, Russ Guthrie and Jose Martinez. A Special thanks to the staff in the skilled nursing unit of Brighton Gardens for their compassion and love shown to our mother and Nana during her illness and also, Dr. Anthony Granell and Dr. Bruce Shephard. The family will receive friends one hour before service time. Adams & Jennings Funeral Home, (813) 237-3345 .

WILLOWS, Jr. James `Phil` 44, of Tampa, passed away November 3, 2001. Survivors include his mother, Barbara Willows of Tampa; daughter, Beatrice Willows of Tampa; three sisters, Lisa Bird of Valrico, Pam Fisher of Apollo Beach and Kim Willows of Huntington Beach, Calif.; three nephews and one niece. A native of Tulsa, Okla., he came to Tampa in 1965 from San Angelo, Texas. Mr. Willows was a Baptist and a carpenter. Funeral services will be held Friday 2:00 p.m. at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home, the family will receive friends at 1:00 p.m.

Hillsboro Memorial 689-8121

WOODCOCK, Betty 79, of Sun City Center died November 3, 2001. Survivors include her daughter, Karla Galle of Jacksonville; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Hillsboro Memorial 689-8121

WRENN, Stephen Thomas Sr.,46, of Riverview passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2001. Stephen lived in the area for eight years, moving from New York. He is survived by wife, Candi Wrenn, son, Peter Church, daughter, Alexandria Wrenn, all of Riverview; sons, Stephen Thomas Wrenn Jr. and Jack Wrenn, both of Pa.; father, Donald Wrenn of Malverne, N.Y.; mother, Patricia Jarka of Tampa; brother, Ric k Wrenn of Calif.; and sister, Beth DeVito of Tampa. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2001 at 6:00 p.m. at Serenity Meadows Funeral Home Chapel, Funeral services will be held on Friday, Novenber 9, 2001 at 10:00 a.m.


WYCKOFF, James C. Sr., 68, died November 2, 2001. He is survived by his fiancee, Doris Tilghman; three sons; four daughters; and 16 grand- children. National Cremation Society, Tampa.

YOUNG, Dorothy (Dot) `Gigi`, 75 of Tampa passed away November 5, 2001. She is survived by her son, Robert Young; daughters, Myra Gunter and Sharon; sister, Mildred Stewart; grandchildren, Freddie, Nancy, Theresa, Jennifer and Kevin; great- grandchildren, Tyler, Connor and Austin. A Funeral Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday at Adams & Jennings Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. this evening (Wednesday) at

Adams & Jennings Funeral Home (813) 237-3345 .

ZIMMERMAN, Bernard W., 78 of Lakeland, died November 5, 2001. Survived by his wife, Mary Zimmerman; two daughters; son; sister and six grandchildren.

Heath Funeral Chapel.

HENRICHSEN, Violet Louise, 93, of Zephyrhills, died November 9, 2001 at ZephyrHaven Nursing Home. She is survived by a sister, Eleanor Suomi, Torrance, CA; and a brother-in-law Edward A. Schoenly, Zephyrhills, FL. Kelly Memorial Funeral Home, Zephyrhills.

O'SHELL, Sheryl, 43, of Port Richey died Friday, November 9, 2001. Survived by her companion, Mike Scalisi; daughters, Denise Conrad and Cheryl; mother, Betty Butler. Dobies F.H.New Port Richey.

PSIHOGIOS, Diontae James, infant son of Jesse and Jennifer of Holiday, died Thursday, November 8, 2001. A memorial service will be Tuesday 7:30 p.m. at Dobies F.H. New Port Richey.

ASKARYAN, Boris, 68, of Tampa, died Nov. 9, 2001 in Tampa. Survivors include his wife: Tatyana Askaryan; sons: Karen and Zhan Askaryan; daughters: Elena and Anna Askaryan; sisters: Greta Airiyantz and 4 grandchildren. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, 11:00 AM at Myrtle Hill Memorial Park.The Family will receive friends Monday evening from 7PM - 9PM at

BLOUNT CURRY & ROEL Armenia - A P Boza Memorial Chapel

BERINGER, John W., 95 of Plant City, Fl passed away on November 9, 200l. Survived by a loving family. Graveside, Tuesday, November 13, 1:00 p.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery. Wells Memorial 752-1111

CASON, Ms. Winifred C., 78, of Plant City, Florida, passed away on November 9, 2001 at South Florida Baptist Hospital. Ms. Cason is preceded in death by her brother, George T. Cason of Orlando, Fl and she is survived by her sisters, June Bass and her husband, William of Mt. Dora, Fla, and Betty Jo Rydell of Plant City, Fla; her brother, Warren M. Cason and his wife, Dorothy of Tampa, Fl; and nu merous nieces and nephews. Graveside funeral services will be held on Wednesday morning, November 14, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Alan Beaver, to officiate at the Oaklawn Cemetery (West Side) in Plant City, Florida. Ms. Cason was born in Springhead, Florida on April 24, 1923 and was lovingly known as `Sis` to her family. She was employed by Coronet Phosphate Mines and later by Southland Foods as a chemist. Her employment took her to both the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that those who wish, to make a donation to the First United Methodist Church, 303 North Evers Street, Plant City, Florida 33566 in the memory of Winifred C. Cason.

Wells Memorial Funeral Home

CHESTEINE, Tony L., 59, died Friday November 9, 2001. He is survived by two sons; two daughters; mother, Mary Chesteine of Plant City; two brothers, Roger of Plant City and Boyce `Butch` of Atlanta; sister, Marilyn Flynn of Chattanooga, Tenn; and several grandchildren. Services will be held Thursday November 15, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Haught Funeral Home 717-9300

CORTES, Juan, 81, of Tampa, died October 10, 2001. Survived by his wife Eduarda; seven sons one daughter, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Florida Mortuary Funeral & Cremation Services

COVERT, Winona Irene Evans, 76, of Apollo Beach, passed away November 9, 2001 at her residence. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, George; and her daughter Diane Covert of Austin, TX. Mrs. Covert was a native of Thomas, West Virginia and a member of the Apollo Beach Ladies Golf Association. Funeral Services will be held on Monday at 2:30 p.m. at Lewers Funeral Home in Ruskin. Interment will follow at Hillsboro Memorial Gardens in Brandon. The family requests that memorial contributions may be made to LifePath Hospice. Lewers Funeral Home 645-3231

CUNAVELIS, Peter J., age 69, of Tampa, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2001. Peter is survived by his beloved wife of 43 years, Frances; his two sons, John G. Cunavelis of Tampa and Michael P. Cunavelis of Tampa and his wife, Julie Ann of Corona, Calif.; his daughter, Anna and her husband, George Studencki of Birmingham, Ala.; his brother, James J. Cunavelis of St. Johnsbury, Vt.


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