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DAIL, RENNIE L., 35, of Brooksville, died Tuesday (Feb. 20, 1990) at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of Brooksville and a farmer. He was a member of the Brooksville First Assembly of God and an Air Force veteran. He was a member of the Harley Davidson Club, Orlando. Survivors include his wife, Rebecca; his parents, Wallace and Mary, Brooksville; two brothers, David, Brooksville, and James, Orlando; two sisters, Carrisue Batten and Chela, both of Brooksville; and his maternal grandfather, Jessie Hatfield, Brooksville. Turner Funeral Home, Brooksville. FRERICK, HERMAN JACOB, 87, of Spring Hill, died Wednesday (Feb. 21, 1990) at Brooksville Nursing Center. He came here four years ago from his native Cincinnati. He was a retired accountant with Reading Rock Co., Reading, Ohio, and a member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Spring Hill. Survivors include a son, Kenneth, Franklin, Ohio; a daughter, Shirley Hempfling, Spring Hill; a sister, Roselyn Vale, Cincinnati; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Wellwood Funeral Home, Hudson.

MARTIN, HELLEN, L., 69, of Brooksville, died Wednesday (Feb. 21, 1990) at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa. Born in Attelboro, Mass., she came here three years ago from Plainfield, Conn., and was a Protestant. Survivors include a son, Douglas Johnson, New Port Richey; a daughter, Lesley Clerici, Plainfield; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Turner Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

MONTAGUE, HARRY NICHOLS, 85, of Lecanto, died Monday (Feb. 19, 1990). Born in Jericho, Vt., he came here three years ago from Mount Dora. He was a retired school superintendent and a Congregational. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and past president of the Rotary, Brattleboro, Vt. Survivors include his wife, Eleanor; three sons, Richard, Groton, Vt., Alan, Brandon, Vt., and Harry Jr., Westford, Vt.; and one grandchild. Hooper Funeral Home, Beverly Hills.

SHAFFER, KENNETH, 66, of Brooksville, died Wednesday (Feb. 21, 1990) at his residence. Born in Shonn, Ky., he came here 15 years ago from Detroit. He was a self-employed carpenter and a Protestant. Survivors include three sons, James, Detroit, Michael, Phoenix, Ariz., and Terry, Long Beach, Calif.; five daughters, Patricia Miller and Pauletta Ferguson, both of Detroit, Phyllis Ritchie, Brooksville, Sandy Broms, Long Beach, Calif., and Charlene Zavala, Three Rivers, Mich.; his mother, Florence, Brooksville; three sisters, Marie Sexton and Evelyn Monroe, both of Brooksville, and Rose Filer, Detroit; and eight grandchildren. Brewer Memorial Funeral Home, Brooksville.