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BEILFUSS, FRED H., 84, of Holiday, died Wednesday (Feb. 14, 1990) atHelen Ellis Memorial Hospital. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., he came here 24 years ago from Richmond, Va. He was a retired salesman with Wonder Bread and a Lutheran. Survivors include his wife, Helen. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, Holiday.

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CIRESI, ANTHONY J., 79, of Holiday Lakes, died Tuesday (Feb. 13, 1990) at Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital, Tarpon Springs. He came here 18 years ago from his native Sandusky, Ohio. He was a retired employee with General Motors and a Catholic. He was a member of the United Auto Workers Local 913, AFL-CIO, Sandusky. Survivors include his wife, Charlotte; two sons, John Loehn, Hudson, and Clayton Loehn, Plymouth, Ohio; three daughters, Marie Ricotta, Sandusky, Charlotte Archenbrenner, Kansas City, Kan., and Anita Williams, Shelby, Ohio; a brother, Joseph, Phoenix, Ariz.; three sisters, Jean Decker, Frances DeCaro and Anne Maroni, all of Sandusky; 18 grandchildren; and 13

great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

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CORSON, ABRAM, 56, of Port Richey, died Monday (Feb. 12, 1990) at Bay Pines Hospital. Born in Staten Island, N.Y., he came here a year ago from Middletown, N.Y., and was a Baptist. He was a retired instructor with the Teterboro School of Aeronautics, Hackensack, N.J. Survivors include his wife, Gloria; a stepson, John Ross, Middletown;

a brother, Joseph, Staten Island; a sister, Elizabeth Hook, Wrightstown, N.J.; and one granddaughter. George B. Morgan Funeral Home, New Port Richey.

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CROOK, JOHN W., 73, of Zephyrhills, died Thursday (Feb. 15, 1990) at East Pasco Medical Center. Born in Liberty, N.Y., he came here nine years ago from Johnsonville, N.Y. He was a retired mechanic and a Methodist. Survivors include his wife, Viola; two sons, John Jr., Troy, N.Y., and Richard A., Zephyrhills; three daughters, Barbara Roberts, Green Cove Springs, Karen Hudson, Troy, and Georginia Brownell, Eagle Bridge, N.Y.; a brother, Lee, Fishkill, N.Y.; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. National Cremation and Burial Society, Brooksville.

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DVORAK, MARIE J., 94, of Holiday, died Thursday (Feb. 15, 1990) at HCA New Port Richey Hospital. Born in San Pierre, Ind., she came here 21 years ago from Chicago and was a telephone operator for Illinois Bell. She was a member of the Bohemian Women's Club of Chicago.

Survivors include a son, William; three sisters, Mildred Rada, Irene Bejcek and Evelyn Ramba, all of Chicago; 16 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. National Cremation Society, Holiday.

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HAYDEN, J. EDWARD, 74, of Port Richey, died Wednesday (Feb. 14, 1990). Born in Sumpter, Ore., he came here five years ago from Detroit. He was a machinist with the International Mineral and Chemical Co. Survivors include his wife, Lois; a daughter, Gale Blendin, Milford, Mich.; three sisters, Georgia Smith, Zephyrhills, Ginny Stude, Wichita, Kan., and Jenny Horton, Campton, Ky.; two

grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Bell Funeral Home, Bayonet Point.

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HOPKINS, HOWARD B., 61, of New Port Richey, died Wednesday (Feb. 14, 1990) at HCA New Port Richey Hospital. Born in Endicott, N.Y., he came here nine years ago from Kirkwood, N.Y., and was a retired group leader for the G.A.F. Company of Binghamton, N.Y., and an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, the Eagles and the Colonial Hills Civic Association. Survivors include his wife, Delores; a daughter, Christine Matthews, Norfolk, Va.; two brothers, Rudy Miller and Carl Miller, both of Binghamton; three sisters, Marjorie Brown, Frances Berti and Helen Chandanais, all of Binghamton; and three grandchildren. National Cremation Society,

Holiday.

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KELLY, LAWRENCE J., 73, of New Port Richey, died Wednesday (Feb. 14, 1990) at Riverside Hospital. Born in Pittsburgh, he came here 20 years ago from Milford, Ohio. He was a terminal manager with the Ecklar and Moore Trucking Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, and a Catholic. He was a World War II Army veteran, a member of the Moose Lodge, Leisure Beach, and the Pearl of the West Lodge 146 AF & AM, New Port Richey. Survivors include his wife, Betty; four sons, Lawrence R., Joseph J., Walter T. Jones, Pleasant Plain, Ohio, and Burton R. Jones, Langley Air Force Base, Va.; three daughters, Juanita Rohrig, Cincinnati, Joyce E. Mason, Columbus, Ohio, and Jeanine Boyd, Largo; 17 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. George B. Morgan Funeral Home, New Port Richey.

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OLDHAM, HENDERSON V., 76, of Zephyrhills, died Wednesday (Feb. 14, 1990). Born in Arkansas, he came here eight years ago from Flint, Mich. He was a retired employee with Buick. He was the past master of the Vienna Lodge 201 AF & AM and the Order of Eastern Star, Clio, Mich. Survivors include his wife, Ruth; a daughter, Elaine Barten, Ypsilanti, Mich.; and one granddaughter, Oakley Funeral Home, Zephyrhills.

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POORE, ANNEMARIE R., 61, of New Port Richey, died Thursday (Feb. 15, 1990) at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa. Born in Germany, she came here 16 years ago from Long Branch, N.J. She was a retired beautician and a member of St. Andrews Orthodox Church. Survivors include her husband, Chester; two sons, Leonhard, St. Tikhon Seminary, South Canaan, Pa., and Larry, New Port Richey; a daughter, Shirley Holden, Tampa; two brothers, Franz Wittstock, Long Branch, and Leonhard, Palm Harbor; and three grandchildren. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, Holiday.

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SONKEN, CYRIL W., 74, of Port Richey, died Thursday (Feb. 15, 1990) at HCA Bayonet Point/Hudson Medical Center. He was born in Kansas City, Kan., and was a retired clerk with the Internal Revenue Service.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth M. Arlington Funeral Home, Port Richey.

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