MINOR, Thelma Hicks Halloway, 83, died Sept. 18, 2002. Survived by seven children; five siblings; 41 grandchildren; 73 great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren.
Everett-Derr & Anderson
RAPPE, Dwite `Gene`, 53 of Dover died September 18, 2002. He is survived by his son, Jonathan Rappe; and brother, Lonnye Rappe, both of Dover. Services will be held on Friday, September 20, 2002, at 7 p.m. in Haught Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. They request in lieu of flowers that donations to LifePath Hospice House be made in his memory.
Haught Funeral Home 717-9300
SMOLEN, Donald R., 55 of Clearwater Passed Away on Wednesday, September 18, 2002. He is survived by his wife, Patricia; two sons, Donald P. and Joseph M.; and four grandchildren.
SNYDER, Eva Irene, 73, passed away Monday, Sept 16., 2002 in Ocala, Florida. She is survived by her loving husband and family; husband, Donald A. Snyder; two sons, Donald and Douglas Snyder; two daughters, Billie Borntrager and Patti Snyder; two sons-in-law, Robert Borntrager and Dick Rocha; two daughters-in-law, Monna Snyder and Karen Snyder; four grand-children, Elisha Snyder, Douglas and Chris Snyder, Darrin Snyder; and one great-granddaughter, Julie Snyder. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Peace Lutheran Church in Dunnellon, Fla.
SPOTO, Isabel H., 89, of Tampa, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2002. A Loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, September 21, 2002 at Sacred Heart Church. Interment will follow at Garden Of Memories. The family will receive friends (Today) September 20, 2002 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Marsicano Chapel.
MARSICANO-B. MARION REED STOWERS
VAUGHN, Larry James,44, of New Orleans, formerly of Tampa, died Sept. 9, 2002. He was a US Navy Veteran and is survived by his sister, Janie Yare.
Florida Mortuary Funeral & Cremation Services (813) 237-2900
WALKER, Timiya Natha, infant, of Tampa, died September 1, 2002. She is survived by parents, Timothy and Aquanus; and other relatives.
Wilson Funeral Home.
ALEXANDER, Adam M., infant son of Kenneth Alexander, Jr. and Cathy Larsen of Port Richey, passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2002, at Helen Ellis Hospital, Tarpon Springs. He is also survived by one sister, Jessica Alexander of New Port Richey; three brothers, Zachary Alexander of New Port Richey, Daniel Sjoholm of Port Richey, and Joseph Alexander of Port Richey; and his paternal grandmother, Barbara Kane of New Port Richey. Arlington Funeral Home, Congress Street Chapel
ALLEN, David C., 68, of New Port Richey, died Monday Sept. 16, 2002 at Community Hospital. Born in East Orange, N.J., he moved here 34 years ago from Union Beach, N.J. He was a retired truck driver, and had been employed by Deeb Construction and Pasco Sheriff's Office. He was a Methodist and a U.S. Army veteran. Arlington Funeral Home, Congress Street Chapel
BOWIE, Theodore William, 74, of Zephyrhills, Florida, died Tuesday, September 17, 2002 at the Hospice House on Clinton Avenue in Dade City. Born in Newton, Iowa he moved to this area three years ago from Las Vegas, Nevada. He was a retired Electronics Supervisor for Hughes Aircraft and a veteran of the US Navy. Mr. Bowie is prececeased by his first wife, Mavis Baker. He is survived by his wife, Joyce of Zephyrhills; one daughter, Linda Whitaker of Chesaning, Michigan; one brother, Robert Bowie of Missouri; three sisters, Edna Mae Ridgeway of Las Vegas, Nevada, Dorothy Stoner of Moberly, Missouri and Grace of Newton, Iowa; and one grandson, Patrick Whitaker. Oakley Funeral Home in Zephyrhills is in charge of arrangements.
BUCELATO, Liesel, `Lisa` A., 79, of Port Richey, Fla., passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2002. Born in Germany she came here 26 years ago from Brookfield, Conn. Mrs. Bucelato was a retired hat maker and Jewish. She is survived by her husband, Mathieu; two sons, Admiral (Ret.) John Bucelato of Norfolk, Va., and Steven Bucelato of Costa Rico; two sisters, Joan Nvelink of Catskill, Pa., and Lora Greenburg of Long Island, N.Y.; and two grandchildren. Arlington Funeral Home, Congress Street Chapel
COUEY, Jeff, 80, off Trilby, died Thursday, September 19, 2002 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Lil Couey; one daughter, Yvonne Miller and her husband Lamar of Brooksville; one grandson, T.J. Miller and wife Stephanie of Trilby; great-grandchildren, Dylan Miller and Brittany Miller; two sisters, Louise Rainey of Greenville, Fla., and Ellie Hilliard of Citrus Springs, Fla; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Clifford Couey. Known by his friends as the mayor of Trilby, he was a lifelong resident. He was a member and past master of Trilby Lodge No, 141 F.&A.M. and was a member of the Trilby Chapter No. 89 O.E.S. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of the V.F.W. and the American Legion. He worked for the Atlantic Coastline Railroad (now CSX railroad) for 42 years. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at the Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Howard and Rev. Cliff Couey officiating. Burial will follow at the Trilby Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to be made to the Hernando-Pasco Hospice or to the American Cancer Society.
IWERSON, Arlene, age 94 of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away Sept. 17, 2002 in Zephyrhills. She is survived by one son, Robert H.(Linda) Of Dade City; daughter, Sharye (Lonnie) Jameson of Lakeland, Fla.; brother, Hershel (Roberta) Chase of Ft. Pierce, Fla.; sister, Maxine (Ed) Thomas of Lakeland, Fla.; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. The family will be having an informal memorial service at their home (8544 Hwy 98 in Dade City) Sunday Sept. 22 from 3-5 p.m. All friends are welcome.
Oakley Funeral Homes Dade City & Zephyrhills
REVELL, Gwenna Lea, 41, of Wauchula, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2002 at Florida Hospital in Sebring. Born in Wauchula, she was a lifetime resident. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Wauchula, and a full time mother. Survivors are parents, F.L. and Oneita Revell of Wauchula; one son, Steven Wayne Revell of Wauchula; two sisters, Debbie R. Gulliver of Wauchula and Alice Elene Salas and husband Antonio of Wauchula; nieces and nephews, Crystal and Lacey Jo Gulliver, and Tony and Jamie Salas. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 23, 4:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 207 N. 7th Ave., Wauchula, with burial in Wauchula Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday 6-8 p.m. at Robarts Family Garden Chapel, 529 W. Main St., Wauchula. Memorials may be made to Club Forty Thirty-One, The Story of Jesus, or Guide Post Ministries. Arrangements by Robarts Family Funeral Home, Inc., Wauchula, Fla.
SHERWOOD, Charles James, 54, of New Port Richey, Florida, died Thursday Sept. 19, 2002 at home in New Port Richey, Florida. He was born in Peekskill, New York and moved to New Port Richey from Peekskill, NY in 1988. Memberships and Activities; a subcontractor/installer of resilient floor covering, New Port Richey; Army Veteran of Vietnam Conflict; Catholic faith. Survivors; wife of 33 years, Dorothy A. `Dee` Sherwood, New Port Richey, Fla.; sons, Edward and Patrick Sherwood; daughter, Kristen E. Mosley; mother-in-law, Dorothy McGarry; sister, Cheryl Benwood. Visitation Saturday, Sept. 21, 2002 at 2 p.m. until service time at 4 p.m. at Dobies Funeral Home. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Homes, Congress Street Chapel, New Port Richey.
SIMMONS, Anna E, 64, died Thursday September 12, 2002 in Marysville, Illinois. She was born in Adrian, Missouri and has been a seasonal resident of Dade City and Collinsville, Illinois since 1984. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; her mother, Ruth Ransier; and a sister, Linda Goodwin. Survivors include her father, Grover Ransier; two brothers; and two sisters, all of Fresno, Calif; a daughter, Diana Simmons, Dade City; a son, David and Judy Simmons; and a granddaughter, Melissa Simmons, all of Collinsville, Ill. Burial will be with her husband, Ken, at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida.
TOMLIN, Ruth Prescott, age 88 of Zephyrhills, Florida Passed away Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2002 in Zephyrhills. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul; and is survived by two daughters, Gail Meyers and Beryl Bassett, both of Zephyrhills; one son, David Rowe of Atlantic City, N.J.; 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services were held Sept. 19, 2002 at Oakley Funeral Home in Dade City. Burial will be private.
Oakley Funeral Home
ARNESEN, Evelyn, 94, of Hudson, formerly of Clearwater, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2002. Survived by son, Theodore Dangelmaier, Big Flats, N.Y.; and daughter, Janice Kitchen, New Port Richey.
Dobies Funeral Home.
BLOUNT, Diana G., 36, a resident of Lithia, passed away September 19, 2002. She is survived by her husband, Keith Blount; three sons, Bailey Blount, Jordan Blount and Thaddeus Blount; her parents, Dannie and Nancy Bailey; one sister, Ivy Russ; her maternal grandfather, RC. Easters, all of Lithia. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 24, 2002 at 3 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Assembly of God with Pastor Larry Powell and Rev Roland H. Blount officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 - 8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made through Pleasant Grove Assembly of God, P.O. Box 278, Durant, FL 33530
Hopewell Funeral Home & Cemetery
BRADBURY, Tammy Lee, age 45, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 17, 2002. She was a lifelong resident of the Plant City area. Mrs. Bradbury is survived by her husband and soul mate of 28 years, Wayne Bradbury of Dover; mother, Roma Lee Coleman of Dover; her grandmother, Laura Mae Whitman of Brooksville; predeceased by her father, Charles A. Coleman. Mrs. Bradbury is survived by her children of her heart, Todd Coleman, Kim Pacheco, Amanda Young, Bradley Young, Kyla Pacheco, Alyssa Snell, Aundrea Coleman, Christy Miles, Sheena Miles, Whitney Miles, Trae Ratliff, Dustin Ratliff, Hunter Benefield, Gus Bailey, Danny Bailey and numerous other family members and friends. Mrs. Bradbury was an active member of Shiloh Baptist Church She was a seventeen-year employee with Summit Consulting Inc., where she was Director of Information Technology. She received her Associate of Science and Associate of Arts degrees from Hillsborough Community College. Mrs. Bradbury was a 1975 graduate of Plant City High School and FFA Star Farmer award winner. She was a member of the National Rifle Association, Senior Orphan Charity, Angel Gift Benefit and The Big Brothers and Sisters of Lakeland. She was a 1988 Collegiate All American, a 1992 Who's Who in American Junior Colleges, a recipient of the Dale Carnegie Outstanding Achievement award and a 2002 Liberty Regional Agency Stars Award winner. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Susan Minton, the H. Lee Moffitt staff, and the fourth floor nursing staff; and to her extended family at Summit Consulting Inc. of Lake land. The family will receive friends Saturday, September 21 from 6 to 8 at Shiloh Baptist Church of Plant City. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 22, 2002 at 2 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, W. Terrace Drive in Plant City. Reverend Joe A. Bowles and Reverend Richard Joyner will be officiating the services. Interment will follow in the Turkey Creek First Baptist Cemetery. Flowers will be accepted or friends may make donations to the American Cancer Society.
Wells Memorial Funeral Home
CAMPER, Judy Ann, 52, of Odessa, passed away Sept. 18,2002, in New Port Richey. Born Aug. 3, 1950 in Tampa, she was the daughter of the late Archie and Catherine Henderson and the widow of the late Gary W. Camper. Survivors include a daughter, Brittany R. Camper Of Odessa; four sisters, Sandra Harrison of Hartly, Del., Mary Hill and Lynn Adams both of Lake Village, Alaska, and Connie Johnston of Magnolia, Alaska; and a brother, Robert S. Henderson of Blountstown, Fla. Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 22 , from 6-8 p.m. at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home, SR 54, New Port Richey. Funeral services will take place Monday, Sept. 23, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be private.
COOPER, Samuel William, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2002. He is survived by wife, Janice Lee Cooper of Plant City; and son, Samuel R. Cooper, Tallahassee, Fla.
Charlow Funeral Home, Plant City
CUTRONO, Anthony `Tony`, Sr., 82 of Tampa, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2002. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Rose Martino; his sons, Joseph Cutrono and daughter-in-law, Patty Ramentol, Anthony `Tony` Cutrono, Jr. and daughter-in-law, Jackie Dorsey; daughter, Marianne Cimino and son-in-law, Bernard, Jr.; six grandchildren, Jennifer Beach and husband Heathcliff, AnnMarie Knight and husband Travis, Joseph Cutrono, Jr., Anthony `Nino` Cutrono III, Bernard `B.J.` Cimino and Sara Cimino; and great-granddaughter, Bailey. Mr. Cutrono was born in Sicily and moved to the Tampa area 81 years ago. He was a staff sergeant in the U S Army during World War II, former President of the Lion's Club of Tampa, member of the Knights of Columbus and Usher at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation, 4600 N. Habana Avenue, Suite 15, Tampa, Florida 33614 in Tony's Memory. Funeral Services will be today, Saturday, September 21, 2002 at eleven o'clock in the morning at the Blount Curry & Roel Funeral Home, 4730 No. Armenia Avenue. Entombment will follow at L'Unione Italiana Cemetery. Pallbearers will be B.J. Cimino, Nino and Joseph Cutrono, Leonard T., Thomas S., Anthony, Thomas P., Samuel and Ronald Martino, Heathcliff Beach and Travis Knight. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. until service time.
DAVIS, Kenneth D, 67 at Riverview passed away September 19, 2002. He is survived by his wife, Mildred of Riverview; sons, Paul of Bloomington. Ind., Sgt. Robert Phelps, of Ft. Bening, Ga.; daughters, Sandra McMullen of Ruskin, Claire Herring of Riverview, Gay Quinnones of Brandon; sisters, Lois Brown of Ariz., Ruth Jackson and Sharon Gallager of Decatur, Ill.; and seven grandchildren. Mr. Davis was a veteran of the US. Army, during the Korean conflict. He was a member of Vaughn Street Bible Church where a memorial service will be held on Sunday, September 22 at 3 p.m.
Ralph L Hamilton, F.D.
GARRETT, Rev. Ruth T., 103, of Durant, Fla. passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2002. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. C.C. Garrett. Survivors include, two nieces, Betty Ruth Graham and Stella McDaniels both of Carthage, Mo.; step-granddaughter, Jenny Walker of Millington, Tenn. A native of Hamilton, Ohio she lived in the area for over 50 years coming from Jacksonville, Fla. She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Assembly of God and was a Co-Pastor with her husband in the 1950's. She was a founding member of W.M.C. Funeral services will be held at the Pleasant Grove Assembly Church of God Monday, September 23, 2002, 11 a.m. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the church.
HALE, Lois M., 84, passed away September 19, 2002. She is survived by three sons, Dan of Jacksonville, Ray of Gainesville, and James of Indianapolis, Ind.; sister, Shirley Dodd of Killbuck, Ohio; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.