GRASS, Lillian A., 89, of New Port Richey, passed away May 31, 2003 at Orchard Ridge Rehab & Nursing Center in New Port Richey. She was born July 15, 1913 in Chicago, Ill., and came here 24 years ago from Dixon, Ill. She was a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church and a retired dress maker. Survivors include her husband, Albert; and a brother, Edward Rudnick of Coral Springs, Fla.
Morgan Funeral Home & Cremation Society
GUEST, Clare H., 91, of New Port Richey, died May 29, 2003 at Hernando-Pasco Hospice Care Center in New Port Richey. Born in Shelton, Conn., she moved to the area in 1979 from Tonowanda, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a Protestant. She is survived by her husband, Arthur P. Guest of New Port Richey; son, Howard Guest of Spring Hill; daughter, Shirley Idzik of Buffalo, N.Y.; brother, John Hoffman of Tampa; and one grandson.
National Cremation Society.
HOLT, Jessie Mae, 93, of Dade City, died Friday, May 30, 2003. She was born December 5, 1909 in Morehead, Ky., to William A. and Mary Ellen (Steagall) Fisher. She made her home here in 1968 from Cincinnati, Ohio and was a member of Primitive Baptist Church in Dade City. Mrs. Holt was preceded in death by her son, Harold `Steve` Stevens; husband, Floyd Hold; husband, Willie `Frank` Davis; daughter, Barbara Yingling; and grandson, Steven `Mark` Brock. Survivors include son-in-law, Thomas Yingling of Dade City; two granddaughters, Jessie Riley and Kimberly Tait, both of Dade City; seven great-grandchildren, Jeremy, Chris, Christin, T.J., Brittany, Cory, and Josh; great-great-grandson, Logan; brother, Darvin Fisher; and sister, Lucinda Smith of Zephyrhills. Family will receive friends Monday (tonight) from 6-8 p.m. at Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home. The funeral will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 3, 2003 at the Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Home, Dade City Chapel. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens in Dade City.
KLEIN, Anna M., 86, of New Port Richey, died Saturday, May 31, 2003 at her residence. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she moved here in 1981 from Setauket, N.Y. She worked at the Old Field Club in Setauket and was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church in New Port Richey and the Messiah Lutheran Church in Setauket. She was a past secretary for the Heritage Lake Homeowners association in New Port Richey. She is survived by her sons, Clinton E. Klein Jr. of Norwalk, Conn. and Douglas E. Klein of Sugar Hill, Ga.; and her sister, Mildred Plesser of Bayonet Point, Fla. Memorial Contributions to the Faith Lutheran Church in her name would be appreciated. Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 3 from 6-8 p.m. at North Meadowlawn Funeral Home in New Port Richey, (727) 849-9281. Funeral Services will be Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church officiated by the Pastor Rev. Roy A. Lidbom. Graveside services will be held Friday, June 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Greenfield Cemetery
in Hempstead, N.Y. officiated by the Rev. Henry Koepchen.
MULLAHEY, Frank, 93, of New Port Richey, died May 28, 2003 at Hernando-Pasco Hospice Care Center. Born in Hollymount, Ireland, he moved to the area in 1974 from Long Island, N.Y. Mr. Mullahey was a Catholic and is survived by three sons, Brian Mullahey of New Port Richey, Frank Mullahey of Massapequa Park, N.Y. and Thomas Mullahey of Mercerville, N.J.; one daughter, Maureen McCaffrey of Milford, Mass.; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
National Cremation Society
OLSEN, Norman, of Odessa, died May 29, 2003 at Countryside Healthcare Center in Palm Harbor, Fla. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he moved to the area in the late 1950's from Alameda, Calif. Mr. Olsen was a retired US Navy veteran, a Protestant and a member of the Fleet Reserve Association in Brandon. He is survived by his wife, Betty of Odessa; two sons, Kenneth Olsen of Texas and Wayne Olsen of Conn.; two daughters, Vicki Wasmund and Jackie Stephens, both of Fla.; nine grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters.
National Cremation Society.
REYNOLDS, Helen A., age 87, of Zephyrhills, Florida, passed away on Saturday, May 31, 2003 under the care of Hospice. Mrs. Reynolds was born in Lockport, New York. She moved to Zephyrhills, Florida in 1968 from Rochester, New York. Mrs. Reynolds was a dark room inspector for Kodak Film Corp. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Zephyrhills. She is survived by her brother, Robert Taber of Zephyrhills; and many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation was held Monday, June 2, 2003 from 6-8 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:30 p.m. at Kelly Memorial Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. on Tuesday (Today), June 3, 2003 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Zephyrhills with Father John Hays officiating. Interment to follow at Oakside Cemetery
in Zephyrhills, Florida.
KELLY MEMORIAL FUNERAL
AANGEENBRUG, Robert , 67, died May 15, 2003, in Lawrence, Kan. He is survived by his loving family. A memorial service will be held on Monday. June 9, at 3:30 p.m. at the Cathedral Church of St. Peter, 140 Fourth St. N,. St. Petersburg. In lieu of flowers those who wish may make contributions in his name to Our Daily Bread, in care of the church.
BARBER, Sara V., 89, of Seffner passed away Friday, May 30, 2003. She is survived by two sons, Edward M. and Kenneth W. Barber, both of Seffner; one granddaughter, Sara Frances Barber of Tampa; four brothers, Daniel, Floyd, Sidney, and Burke Vaughn; one sister, Marie Garbarino. Funeral Services will be conducted 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 3, 2003 at Stowers Brandon Chapel. The family will receive friends Monday, June 2, 2003 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home by Stowers-Brandon
BEDGOOD, Betty L., 77, of Tampa, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2003 at her home under the care of LifePath Hospice. Betty was born in Mulhouse, France and enjoyed painting. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, James B. Bedgood; and three sons, Dennis M. of Land O' Lakes, Fla., Ray G. and Larry B. both of Tampa, Fla.; a daughter, Anita Bader of Mulhouse, France; three granddaughters and two great grandchildren. Betty was preceded in death by infant daughter, Renee S. Friends may call Friday, June 6, 2003 from 10-11 a.m. at the Garden of Memories Funeral Home. Following will be a graveside service at the Garden of Memories Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to LifePath Hospice Pearl Team, 3010 W. Azeele St., Tampa, FL 33609.
COPELAND, Mary R., 69, of Siesta Key, died May 21, 2003. Survived by daughters, Cassandra Copeland and Deborah Copeland; and sons, Marc Copeland and Greg Copeland.
Sarasota Memorial Funeral.
CRANE, Marion, 82, of Lakeland, died May 31, 2003. Survived by her husband; one daughter; one sister; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
DAVIS, Juanita, 76, of Summerfield Crossing, died May 27, 2003 at Palm Garden Nursing Home in Sun City Center, Fla. Born in Elwood, Ind., she moved to the area in 1988. She is survived by her husband, John R. Davis of Summerfield Crossing; one daughter, Sue A. Willard of Clearwater; three sons, John R. Davis II of Delray Beach, William T. Davis of Summerfield Crossing and Charles J. Davis of Waldorf, Md.; and seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Zipperer's Funeral Home
DELGADO, Laura Capaz, age 87, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2003. She is survived by her children, Victoria LaLa of Riverview, Fla., Santa Rosa Medina of Riverview, Fla., Linda L. Saroukos of Holiday, Fla., and Reinaldo F. Delgado of Brandon, Fla.; eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; one brother, Manuel Fernandez of Tampa, Fla.; one sister, Nieves Mendoza of Tampa, Fla. She was a Nurse's Aide at Gonzalez Clinic for 23 years. A funeral mass will be offered Wednesday, June 5, 2003 at 11 a.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 5049 Bell Shoals RD, Valrico, Fla. Entombment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. at the Garden of Memories Chapel, 4207 E. Lake Ave.
DOPP, Clarence `Cal`, 88, of Riverview, passed away Monday, May 26, 2003. He is survived by his son, Bruce L. Dopp and wife Cathy Ann of Warren, Mich. Cal was a member of Big Bend United Methodist Church and a life member of the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. A Memorial service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, June 5, 2003 at the Hacienda Heights Club House. Final resting place will be in Oakview Cemetery, Royal Oak, Mich.
ESTEVEZ, Arsenia, 75, of Tampa, Fla. passed away at home on Saturday, May 31, 2003 surrounded by her loving family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Arsenia was predeceased by her husband of 51 years Robert Estevez. She is survived by daughters, Laura (Fernando) Nunez, Karen (Steve) Gill, Lisa (John) Canto; sons Ralph (Sharon) Estevez, Robert A. (Jan) Estevez, Jeff (Alina) Estevez; grandchildren, Richard Nunez, Selina Nunez, Angelo Canto, Alexa Canto, Maria Blinebury, Robbie C. Estevez, Katherine Estevez, Alexis Estevez, Shane Ruiz, Brianna Estevez; great-grandchildren, Anthony Nunez and Isabella Nunez; brothers and sisters, Ralph Rodriquez, Shirley Blanco, Carmen Leon, Manual Rodriquez, Michael Marquinez, Andrew Marquinez. Arsenia graduated from Hillsborough High School and received her Master degree in Modern Languages from Florida State University. She taught in the Hillsborough County School System for 33 years. A Mass for family and Friends will be said in memory of Arsenia at Sacred Heart Catholic Church (Florida & Twigg St.) on Tuesday, June 4, 2003 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to LifePath Hospice, 3010 W. Azeele Street, Tampa, FL 33609.
EVANS, Marie A., age 85, passed away on Sunday, June 1, 2003. She is survived by her husband; four daughters; nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Graveside service will be held Thursday, June 5, 2003 at 11 a.m. in Myrtle Hill Memorial Park.
FERGUSON, Frances R., 78, of New Port Richey, formerly of Tampa, died June 1, 2003. Survived by one son; one daughter; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Morgan Funeral Home.
GRAVES, Lawrence E., 75, of Tampa, died May 30, 2003. Mr. Graves was born in Charleston, West Virginia on March 18, 1928. Prior to 1985, he lived in Washington, D.C., retiring after 26 years from Washington Gas Light Company as a manager. Survived by wife, Betty; children, Andre and Larry Graves, Joyce Edmonds (Jimmy), Carolyn Hopkins, Kathy Allen and Bonita Parker (Charle s); two stepchildren, Rhonda Perkins and Bridget Thompkins; 20 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 7 at 11:00 a,m. at Mt. Olive M. B. Church, 4008 E. Cayuga St. Visitation will begin Friday, June 6 at 5 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 253-3419.
HALL, Charles E., 51, of Tampa, passed away Friday, May 30, 2003. He was born September 7, 1952 in Washington, D.C. Survivors are his wife, Donna M. Hall; son, Richard G. Hall of Tampa; step-daughter, Gretchen M. Doerk of Brandon; his mother, Mary J. Hall of Tampa; brothers, Ralph N. Hall of Tampa, Robert Hall of Lakeland and Gary Hall of Dade City; sister, Joyce Zirk of Virginia; and three grandchildren. There will be no Visitation. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to LifePath Hospice of Hillsborough County.
HUTMAKER, Helen, 89, of Riverview passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2003. She is survived by her loving husband, Gus; loving children; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday, June 5, 2003 at St. Stephen Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may contribute in Helen's memory to St. Stephen Catholic Church.
INCZE, Gyula, 50, of Lakeland, died May 30, 2003. He is survived by his wife; one son; one daughter; mother; brother; half-brother; sister; two grandchildren; and caregiver.
Heath Funeral Chapel.
JONES, Margaret, 70, of Tampa, died May 28, 2003. She is survived by four children; and other relatives. Services will be Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Wilson FH. with a viewing from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday.
KEEVER, Leonard K., passed away May 31, 2003 at his daughter's residence in Clearwater under Hospice care. Mr. Keever was born to Daniel Keever and Ella McRee Keever, a pioneer family who settled in Ellenton in the late 1800's. He was a graduate of Palmetto High School. Mr. Keever served in the U.S. Navy as a radio operator during World War II aboard the LSM 312 in the Pacific Theatre. Mr. Keever retired after 40 years with Florida Power & Light. Mr. Keever was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, George Ann Jolly Keever. Survivors include his daughter, Lynda Keever and her husband, Bill Eshenbaugh of Clearwater; a son, Michael Keever and his wife, Shelley; and three granddaughters of Tallahassee; and numerous other relatives. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Tuesday, June 3, 2003 at Brown & Sons Funeral Homes, 43rd St. Chapel, 604 43rd St. W., Bradenton, FL 34209. Funeral Service will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 4, 2003 at the funeral home with Burial at Mansion Memorial Park (old Cemetery) in Ellenton. The family invites all family and friends to be their guest at a buffet luncheon at Ellenton United Methodist Church recreation hall at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 4 , 2003. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the `Leonard & George Ann Keever Scholarship` at any SunTrust Bank. The college scholarship is designated for deserving students at Palmetto High School.