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NORTH PINELLASBISHOP, CHARLOTTE E., 83, of Seminole and Lancaster, Ohio, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) in Lancaster. She was born in Greenville, Ohio, and was a seasonal resident of Seminole for several years. She was a computer operator at the Ohio Bureau of Worker's Compensation. She was a member of Fairfield Community Church, Lancaster, and was active with Meals-on-Wheels. Survivors include a son, Stephen Phipps, Peoria, Ill.; a daughter, Dottie J. Young, Lancaster; a sister, Mary Alice Doran, Lancaster; a brother, Ralph Kruckeberg, Columbus, Ohio; four grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren. Halteman-Fett and Dyer Funeral Home, Lancaster, Ohio.

BOOTH, CHARLES, 80, of Palm Harbor, died Friday (Oct. 26, 1990) at Humana Hospital-Northside, St. Petersburg. He was born in Marietta, Ohio, and came here in 1966 from Chillicothe, Ohio. He was a registered nurse and worked at Mease Hospital-Dunedin and Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. He was a member of Lakeside Community Chapel, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Gwendolyn J.; a son, Charles II, Palm Harbor; a daughter, June Lynn Lantz, Redington Beach; a sister, Grace Oliver, Marietta; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

CHILD, HAZEL BLEECKER, 102, of Dunedin, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at home. She was born in Whippany, N.J., and came here in 1958 from Martha's Vineyard, Mass. She was a homemaker. Her memberships included First Presbyterian Church of Dunedin and its women's society, West Tisbury Congregational Church and its women's association, Martha's Vineyard, Trinity Methodist Church, Cat Bluff, Mass., United Methodist Women, Dunedin Community Choir, Dunedin Garden Club, Clearwater Bird Club, National Audubon Society and Pinellas Slide and Movie Club, Dunedin. She also was a Girl Scout leader in Shwarthmore, Pa. Survivors include a son, John B., Martha's Vineyard; three daughters, Mary C. Foster, Dunedin, Adrienne C. Salmini, Oakland, N.J., and Ruth C. LaFrance, Perrysburg, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Crematory, Palm Harbor.

HURLEY, ARLINE R., 72, of Safety Harbor, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Mease Hospital-Countryside, Safety Harbor. She was born in Cambridge, Mass., and came here in 1978 from Tamarac. She worked as a bank teller at several banks in Miami. She was a Catholic and a member of American Association of Retired Persons. Survivors include two sisters, Elizabeth Corby, Tamarac, and Marjorie Cole, Largo. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater.

KROPP, LOUISE M., 81, of Littleton, Colo., formerly of Largo, died Monday (Oct. 22, 1990) in Littleton. She was born in Iron River, Mich., and was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, George H.; a son, George H. Jr., Littleton,; two daughters, Diane Dunning, Littleton, and Nancy Hennebry, Bloomington, Minn.; two brothers, Harold Olson and Theodore Olson, both of Detroit; and a sister, Margaret Cowling, Elk Grove Village, Ill. Aspen Mortuary, Lakewood, Colo.

LEWBERS, MYRTLE L., 87, of Clearwater, died Thursday (Oct. 11, 1990) at home. She was born in Canada and came here in 1975 from Long Island, N.Y., where she was a licensed practical nurse. She was a Lutheran. Survivors include several nieces and nephews. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

MAJKO, ANNA MAE, 60, of Seminole, died Friday (Oct. 26, 1990) at University General Hospital, Seminole. She came here in 1963 from her native Pittsburgh. She owned Slater's Produce, Seminole. Survivors include her husband, Edward; a son, Stephen; a daughter, Loretta Hess, Seminole; her mother, Loretta Green, Pittsburgh; a sister, Betty Lou Eisel, Pittsburgh; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Raymond M. Hook & Son Funeral Home, Seminole.

MARGULIS, HARRY, 84, of Largo, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at home. He was born in Russia and came here in 1979 from New York City, where he owned a boutique. Survivors include his wife, Dora Joyner; a son, Carl Margulis, New York City; and two grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

MERRITT, CLIFFORD H., 82, of Palm Harbor, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at Mease Hospital-Dunedin. He came here in 1973 from his native Poughkeepsie, N.Y., where he was a vice president of First Savings and Loan. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of First United Methodist Church of Dunedin. Survivors include his wife, Martha; two stepsons, Chester Vincent and Delmar Vincent, both of Poughkeepsie; a brother, Richard Merritt, Dover, N.H.; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Crematory, Palm Harbor.

NIXON, HATTIE, 68, of Tarpon Springs, died Wednesday (Oct. 25, 1990) at HCA New Port Richey Hospital. She came here in 1925 from her native Mount Dora. She was a homemaker and member of Mount Moriah African Methodist Episcopal Church, Tarpon Springs. Survivors include six sons, Billy Lee Jones, George Oliver, Phillip Stanley Nixon and Ivan L. Nixon, all of Tarpon Springs, Oscar Oliver, West Palm Beach, and Herman Nixon, Florence, Ala.; five daughters, Elois J. Tucker and Belinda Lee Riley, both of Atlanta, Iona B. Oliver Green, Althea Malcolm and Terecita Florence Nixon, all of Tarpon Springs; a brother, Nathaniel Powell, Tarpon Springs; three sisters, Eloise Vickers and Ethel Kelly, both of Tarpon Springs, and Odell Austin, Brooklyn, N.Y.; 33 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Larkins Funeral Home, Clearwater.

PAULSON, JANE S., 70, of Seminole, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Seminole Nursing Pavilion. She was born in Chicago and came here in 1969 from Scott Air Force Base, Ill. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Jerome Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include her husband, Robert W.; a son, Robert W. Jr., Columbus, Miss.; two daughters, Denise Miller, Miami, and Alanna Boutin, Malaysia; a stepsister, Donna Trimble, California; and four grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

PETTER, HANS H., 84, of Largo, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. He was born in Breslau, Germany, and came here in 1970 from St. Petersburg. He was a representative with Key Pharmaceuticals, Miami, and Saron Pharmacal Corp., St. Petersburg. Survivors include his wife, Edith E.; a son, Michael, Heidelberg, Germany; a daughter, Monika Petter, Washington, D.C.; a stepson, Ronald Lee Russell, Homosassa Springs; and two grandchildren. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs.

PRICE, CLAIRE M., 85, of Belleair, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. She was born in New York City and came here in 1972 from Key Biscayne. She was a member of Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church, Clearwater, and Daughters of the American Revolution. Survivors include two sons, James S., Key Biscayne, and Rodney B., Atlanta; a daughter, Nancy P. Mead, Kenilworth, Ill.; a brother, Robert R. Myer, Miami; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

RUNKLE, LOUISE A., 81, of Largo, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at Largo Medical Center Hospital. She was born in Upper Marlboro, Md., and came here in 1966 from Rockville, Md. She was a bookkeeper and a member of Episcopal Church of the Ascension and its St. Teresa's Guild, Clearwater. Survivors include a son, Robert S., Baltimore; a daughter, Peggy R. Curlin, Tampa; a niece, Joyce Friedersdorff, Middletown, N.J.; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs.

SHARPER, ARTHUR W., 77, of Safety Harbor, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Countryside Health Care Center, Clearwater. He came here in 1976 from his native Pittsburgh, where he was employed by the city. He was a Mason and a member of North Bay Community Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Margaret; four sons, Wayne Harper, Jerry Harper and James Buzzelli, all of Pittsburgh, and Richard Buzzelli, Anchorage, Alaska; four daughters, Kitty Lou Craven, Menlo Park, Calif., Sally Herny, Palm Harbor, and Peggy McAfee and Mary Lou Bozzelli, both of Pittsburgh; 19 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

TRAYNOR, THOMAS P., 83, of Clearwater, died Tuesday (Oct. 23, 1990) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in New York City and came here in 1980 from Flushing, N.Y., where he was a lawyer and a real estate agent. He was an Army major during World War II. Survivors include his wife, Anna; a sister, Margaret Kelleher, Nanuet, N.Y.; and a nephew, Charles Kelleher, Stoney Point, N.Y. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

WOOD, ALBERT E., 84, of Clearwater, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Largo Medical Center Hospital. He was born in Lewiston, Maine, and came here in 1972 from Henderson, Ky., where he owned the Kingdon Hotel. He was a past president of the Kentucky Hotel Association and worked 16 years at Congregational House, Clearwater. He was an Episcopalian and a Mason in Lewiston. Survivors include two sons, Graham, Upland, Calif., and Gerald, Nashville, N.C.; a daughter, Linda Ford, Clearwater; a sister, Ruth Bourdelais, Salem, N.H.; and six grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

SOUTH PINELLAS

DOERING, GUSTAVE EARNEST, 81, of 834 32nd Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at home. He came here in 1948 from his native Philadelphia. He was self-employed in real estate. Survivors include a daughter, Diane E. Monbarren, St. Petersburg; and a sister, Alma Hawver, Tampa. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

HUGHES, RALPH T., 86, of 208 49th Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at St. Anthony's Hospital. He was born in Philadelphia and came here in 1979 from the Bronx, N.Y., where he was a mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for 40 years. He was a Presbyterian. Survivors include his wife, Mary G.; two sons, Robert, Las Vegas, Nev., and Theodore, New York City; a brother, Leroy Hughes, Lanham, Md., and four grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

JONES, BERTHA L., 82, of 1325 22nd St. S, St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. She was born in Greens Cut, Ga., and came here in 1931 from Jacksonville, Ga. She was among the first employees at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines, working for more than 30 years as a housekeeper in the nursing quarters. Along with her husband, she owned and operated Jones Grocery and Jones Service Station at 13th Avenue and 22nd Street S. She was a member of Greater Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church. Survivors include her husband, George W.; four sisters, Julia Brown and Cleo Fountain, both of St. Petersburg, Essie Bowles McBean, Georgia, and Agnes Gilchrist, Hephzibah, Ga.; and a brother, John Mathis, St. Petersburg. Creal Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

KAHAUD, HANNA, 67, of Uniondale, N.Y., and a seasonal resident of Treasure Island, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Metropolitan General Hospital. He was born in Palestine. In Uniondale, he was owner and operator of a retail carpet store and a 25-year volunteer firefighter. He was a member of St. John's Orthodox Church, Raymond Zeff Masonic Lodge and a past master of Selama Grotto, all of Uniondale. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; four sons, John Ghazie, John Kahoud Jr., David Kahoud and Michael Kahoud, all of Long Island, N.Y.; a daughter, Denise Kahaud, Manhattan, N.Y.; two sisters, Nancy Sheik, Seminole, and Molly Jaghab, New Jersey; and two grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

KHAN, SAYED ABDULA, 42, of 510 41st Ave. S, St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at home after a long illness. He was born in Trinidad and came here a month ago from Texas, where he was an automobile mechanic. He was a Muslim. Survivors include a son, Derick Khan; his mother, Zaitoon Khan; six brothers, Abraham, Shah, Mobarak, Hazrat Ali, Mitab and Saleen; six sisters, Khateejah Nazir, Hassine Khan, Shaleeza Edwards, Hafeeza Khan, Razia Khan and Sadia Deonarinesingh, all of St. Petersburg. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

LAI, FUNG "NANCY" LAN, 26, of 6701 17th Lane N, St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at Humana Hospital-Northside. She came here in 1972 from her native Hong Kong. She was a graduate of St. Petersburg Junior College and was a computer operator there. She was a member of the Tampa Bay Chinese Alliance Church in Tampa. Survivors include two sisters, Holly Lai, Tennessee, and Fung "Mindy" Mei Lai, St. Petersburg; and a brother, Herbie Lai, St. Petersburg. Alan R. McLeod Funeral Directors, St. Petersburg.

McCOLLUM, NORA T., 78, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (Oct. 24, 1990) at Greenbrook Nursing Center. She was born in Caledonia, Minn., and came here in 1970 from Staten Island, N.Y. Survivors include a brother, Elmer Trehus, Caledonia; three sisters, Minnie Ellingson, Spring Grove, Minn., Ida Poltratz, Minnesota, and Odella Kjome, La Crosse, Wis.; and several nieces and nephews. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

PRICOLI, SUSAN, 88, of 2035 36th Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at the Abbey Nursing Home. She was born in New York City and came here in 1963 from the Bronx, N.Y. She was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church. Survivors include a daughter, Sister Joan Pricoli, Detroit; two sons, John F. Jr., St. Petersburg, and Anthony J., Eastchester, N.Y.; three sisters, Sylvia Fierro, Yonkers, N.Y., Grace Corridini, Cairo, N.Y., and Margaret Borgia, Glastonbury, Conn.; and two grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

RUBINO, LISA M., 19, of Pinellas Park, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) in Atlanta in an automobile accident. She was born in Athol, Mass., and came here in 1989 from Norwalk, Conn. She was a restaurant hostess. She was an Episcopalian. Survivors include her father and stepmother, Peter and Patricia Rubino, Norwalk; her mother and stepfather, Sandra and Joel McCague, Pinellas Park; two brothers, Peter and Kevin Rubino, and paternal grandparents, Peter and Rose Rubino, all of Norwalk; maternal grandparents, Frank and June Gamelli, and her maternal great-grandmother, Mary DiLullo, all of West Springfield, Mass.; and her maternal great-grandfather, Frederick Beasley, Westfield, Mass. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

SCHUMANN, MARTHA, 102, of Gulfport, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at home. She was born in Russia and came here in 1975 from New York. She was a retired schoolteacher. She was a member of St. Andrew's Greek Orthodox Church. Survivors include her husband, Hans. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

WOHL, JASON N., 61, of 7300 Sun Island Drive S, South Pasadena, died Friday (Oct. 26, 1990) at home. He came here in 1974 from his native Cleveland. He was a retired pharmacist. During World War II, he served in the Navy. Locally, he attended Temple Beth-El. Survivors include his wife, Gail; three daughters, Pamela Wohl Bayly and Amy Wohl-McKee, both St. Petersburg, and Marcy Wohl-Newman, Redondo Beach, Calif.; and two grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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