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NORTH PINELLAS CLORE, THERESA C., 65, of Clearwater, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at home. She was born in Butler, Pa., and came here in 1990 from Tavares. She was a transcriptionist with Waterman Medical Center, Eustis. She was a member of the Junior Women's Club and Ladies Elks Auxiliary, both in Butler. Survivors include her mother, Katherine Coyle, Butler; a son, Paul Myers, Tavares; a daughter, Patricia Myers, Clearwater; a sister, Mary Rogers, Butler; and two grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater.

GLEASON, CLARENCE L., 94, of Dunedin, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at Mease Dunedin Hospital. He was born in Colon, Mich., and came here in 1956 from Kalamazoo, Mich. He was an inspector for the Pennsylvania Railroadand a member of Episcopal Church of the Good Samaritan, Clearwater. He volunteered for 12 years for Neighborly Senior Services. Survivors include his wife, Ruth; a son, William, Kalamazoo; two daughters, Barbara Somers, Sarasota, and Florence White, Frankfort, Ky.; two stepsons, William Talley, Pasadena, Md., and Kenneth Talley, Sykesville, Md.; a stepdaughter, Marion Markiewicz, Baltimore; 21 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Belcher Chapel.

HOLDRIDGE, FRANCIS "RED," 70, of Spring Hill, formerly of Clearwater, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He came here in 1955 from his native Perry, Iowa. He was an insurance agent with Independent Life Insurance Co. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and a Methodist. Survivors include his wife, June; a son, Kim, Dunedin; two daughters, Catherine King, St. Petersburg, and Cynthia Spasiano, Clyde, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

KEITH, LOLLIE D., 93, of Oldsmar, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at Palm Garden of Clearwater. She was born in Brewton, Ala., and came here in 1955 from Atlanta. She was a Baptist. Survivors include her husband, Henry J. Sr.; a son, Henry J. Jr., Houston; a daughter, Margaret Kenimer, Oldsmar; a brother, Charles E. Danford, Atlanta; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

ST. PETER, KERMIT J., 81, of Belleair Bluffs, died Monday (Oct. 15, 1990) at Largo Medical Center Hospital. He was born in Caribou, Maine, and came here in 1971 from Rockland, Maine. He was a plant manager with Homes Packing Corp., Rockland, and a purchasing agent with the U.S. Agriculture Department. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Largo, Knights of Columbus and Rotary International. Survivors include his wife, Loretta; three sons, Raymond St. Pierre, Hampden, Maine, Kermit St. Pierre, Stockton Springs, Maine, and George St. Pierre, Louisiana, Mo.; four daughters, Leatrice Ash, Belleair Bluffs, Elaine St. Peter, Brewer, Maine, Mary Cough, West Palm Beach, and Joan Maloy, Macanie Va.; 21 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

SULLIVAN, THOMAS M., 73, of Palm Harbor, died Wednesday (Oct. 17, 1990) at Mease Dunedin Hospital. He was born in New York City and came here in 1982 from Long Island. He was a sales manager for T


S Brass and Bronze, New York. He was a World War II veteran of the Army, a life master in the American Contract Bridge League, former president of the Nassau-Suffolk Bridge Association and a board member for the New York City Bridge Association. Survivors include his wife, Eleanor; a daughter, Catherine Sullivan, Saratoga, N.Y.; a daughter-in-law, Mary Alice Sullivan, Palatine, Ill.; a sister, Katheleen Stern, Rocky River, Ohio; and five grandchildren. Abbey Parklawn-McCullough Funeral Home, Dunedin.

TULUMARIS, JOANN "JANE" C., 76, of Tarpon Springs, died Thursday (Oct. 18) at Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital in Tarpon Springs. She was born in Tarpon Springs. She was homemaker and a member of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Tarpon Springs. Survivors include four daughters, Eva Moro, Jacksonville, and Dena Economos, Helen Vaporis and Anita E. Portos, all of Tarpon Springs; a sister, Naomi Creticos, Los Angeles; two brothers, Anthony C. Tulumaris, St. Petersburg, and Manuel C. Tulumaris, Joliet, Ill.; and six grandchildren. Vinson Funeral Home, Tarpon Springs.

WEINSCHENK, BEULAH MINNIE, 82, of St. Petersburg, formerly of Dunedin, died Sunday (Oct. 14, 1990) at home. She was born in New York City and came here in 1972 from Inverness. She was Jewish. There are no known survivors. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.


DARTT, DOROTHY MORSE, 87, of Quinebaug, Conn., and a seasonal resident of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 18, 1990). She was born in Quinebaug and was a proof reader at the Hispanic Society of America in New York City for 30 years. Locally, she was a tutor at private schools and a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church. She was a 1925 graduate of Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass., and a member of Daughters of the American Revolution, the ADK, the retired teachers association and L'Apres-Midi Club. Survivors include a sister, Sylvia Davis, Quinebaug; a nephew, Donald P. St. Marie, Amesbury, Mass.; and a niece, Mary Ellen Blake, Woodstock, Conn. Smith & Walker Funeral Home, Putnam, Conn.

DAVIES, REGINALD HERBERT, 75, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 18, 1990) at home. He was born in St. Petersburg and returned here in 1968 from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, where he was a real estate sales consultant. He was a member of Keystone Lodge F


AM and Mocca Temple Shrine. During World War II, he served in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Survivors include his wife, Dorrit; a son, Derrick, Las Vegas, Nev.; a daughter, Marianne O'Shea, St. Petersburg; and four grandchildren. Kenfield-Woodlawn Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

DELAHANTY, JOSEPH L., 66, of 10005 Bay Pines Blvd., Bay Pines, died Thursday (Oct. 18, 1990) at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. He was born in Elizabeth, N.J., and came here in 1975 from Pittsburgh, where he was a member of the University Club. He was a graduate of Syracuse University. He was a Navy veteran of World War IIand a member of the American Legion in Madeira Beach. He was a former FBI agent and member of FBI Agents Suncoast Chapter, Tampa and St. Petersburg. Survivors include his wife, Sara-ann Lance; two daughters, Sarann Chubarov, Pittsburgh, and Suellen Patterson, Center Township, Pa.; a son, William E., Pittsburgh; and three grandchildren. Thomas J. Brett Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

HOLTACKERS, HAZEL A., 74, formerly of St. Petersburg, died Monday (Oct. 15, 1990) at Woodside Convalescent Center, Rochester, Minn., of cancer. She was born in Newark, N.J., and recently moved to Rochester. In St. Petersburg, she was a real estate broker. Survivors include two sons, Thomas, Rochester, and David P., Newport News, Va.; three sisters, Alice Stuart, Rutherford, N.J., and Grace Sieve and Edith Vincent, both of Naples; and five grandchildren. Vine Funeral Home, Rochester, Minn.

JOHNSON, HANNAH LEIGH, infant daughter of former St. Petersburg residents Kyle and Liza Johnson of Dallas, died Wednesday (Oct. 17, 1990) in Dallas. Other survivors include her paternal grandparents, Bill and Pat Johnson, and her maternal grandparents, Ed and Nancy Livingston, all of St. Petersburg; and a great-grandmother, Dorothy Mason, Sebring. Restland Funeral Home, Dallas.

ROBSON, ELIZABETH A., 94, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at the Masonic Home of Florida. She was born in Trenton, N.J., and came here in 1977 from Dania. She was a retired registered nurse and a Methodist. Survivors include three sisters, Lillian A. Breen, Long Beach, Calif., Mary A. Dehl, Philadelphia, and Margaret Duch, Jamesburg, N.J. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

WINNICK, JACOB, 81, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Oct. 20, 1990). He was born in New Haven, Conn., and came here in 1982 from Connecticut. Survivors include his wife, Freda; three daughters, Rosalie Lazarson, Hamden, Conn., Lorraine Somer, Gaithersburg, Md., and Betty Sue May, Jupiter; three sisters, Sophie Peretzman, New Haven, Lee Blenner, Fort Lauderdale, and Anna Nankin, Cheshire, Conn.; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Beth David Chapel, Jewish Funeral Directors, St. Petersburg.

YOUNGMAN, BERTIE MAE, 78, of Pinellas Park, died Thursday (Oct. 11, 1990) at Humana Hospital-Northside. She was born in Carroll County, Ind. Locally, she attended Good Samaritan Church. Survivors include a daughter, Peggy Willis, Largo; two sisters, Nettie Etchason, Kokomo, Ind., and Mable Steffey, Pinellas Park; three brothers, Leonard Smith Jr., Kokomo, Russell Smith, California, and Charles Smith, Arizona; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Ellers Mortuary, Kokomo, Ind.

ZACKS, RHEA G., 5932 Leeland St. S, St. Petersburg, died Friday (Oct. 19, 1990) at home. She was born in Uniontown, Pa., and came here in 1963 from Jamestown, N.Y. Locally, she was a manager for Slimers Resort Wear and a member of Temple Beth-El and its Sisterhood and Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include her husband, Sylvan; a daughter, Carla Ostermeier, St. Petersburg; a brother, Bernard Goldberg, Steubenville, Ohio; a sister, Beatrice Beck, New Port Richey; and two grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.