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NORTH PINELLAS BEAUMONT, VERNON O., 78, of Dunedin, died Monday (Oct. 29, 1990) at Mease Hospital Dunedin. He was born in Warsaw, N.Y., and came here in 1987 from Chattanooga, Tenn. He was an assistant deputy warden at Sing Sing Prison, Ossining, N.Y. Survivors include his wife, Bettye C.; a son, Vernel, New York; a daughter, Verna Beaumont, New York; a brother, Clifford Beaumont, Sun City Center; a sister, Pauline Shumaker, New York; and two grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.

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CARRICK, LOUIS J., 53, of Dunedin, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 1990) at home. He was born in Pittsburgh and came here in 1970 from Tucson, Ariz. He was a commercial artist and member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Kathleen; a son, Courtney, Arizona; and his mother, Margaret, New Port Richey. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

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JONES, SONJA FLEMING, 43, of Clearwater Beach, died Monday (Oct. 29, 1990) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. She came here in 1964 from her native Carthage, N.Y. She was a nurse and worked 12 years with Dr. Gerrit K. Keats in Largo. She was a Catholic. Survivors include her husband, Thomas L.; a son, Peyton L.; two daughters, Heather Maureen Martin and Amanda A. Martin, both of Clearwater Beach; her parents, Muriel and Merlin D. Fleming, Clearwater Beach; four brothers, George Fleming, Brandon, Dan Fleming, Tampa, Timothy Fleming, Asheville, N.C., and John Fleming, St. Petersburg; three sisters, Susan M. Charlebois, Coral Gables, Nancy A. Pelszynski, Clearwater, and Kelly M. Fleming, Asheville; and several nieces and nephews. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater.

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KASTANIS, DIMETRA P., of Fort Lauderdale, formerly of Clearwater, died Thursday (Oct. 25, 1990) at home. She was born in Fairfield, Conn., and was a longtime resident of Clearwater. She was a schoolteacher in Michigan and Wyoming and a graduate of the University of Chicago. She was a member of Holy Trinty Greek Orthodox Church, Clearwater, and was active in the Greek communities here and in Michigan. She also was a member of Ladies of the Elks and American Legion Auxiliary, both in California. Survivors include a son, Peter Valente, Farmington Hills, Mich.; two daughters, Angel Theodore, North Miami Beach, and Constance Harris, Denver; two brothers, Victor P. Theodore, Inkster, Mich., and Andreas Kastanis, Fort Lauderdale; a sister, Catherine T. Barttelbort, Arroyo Grande, Calif.; and five grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater.

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KAUPP, HARRY M., 86, of Largo, died Monday (Oct. 29, 1990) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Pennsylvania and came here in 1969 from Detroit, where he worked for Sperry Vickers. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; and two sisters, Margaret Rawlings, St. Petersburg, and Iona Armstrong, Detroit. Sanctuary Funeral Home, Seminole.

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LUCCA, HECTOR S., 83, of Dunedin, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Mease Hospital Countryside, Safety Harbor. He was born in Puerto Rico and came here in 1971 from Ramsey, N.J. He worked as a waiter for 47 years at the Bankers' Club, New York City. Survivors include his wife, Fay; three sons, Robert, New York, Ernest, Hillburn, N.Y., and Kenneth, Tarpon Springs; a sister, Isabelle Holmes, Ringwood, N.J.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

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MARKHAM, BRUCE W., 70, of Seminole, died Monday (Oct. 29, 1990) at University General Hospital, Seminole. He moved to Seminole in 1972 from his native St. Petersburg. He was a graduate of St. Petersburg High School and retired as a master sergeant after serving in the Army Air Forces during World War II. He retired in 1970 after 22 years of service as a lieutenant with the St. Petersburg Fire Department. He was a member of the Thirtieth Avenue Baptist Church, St. Petersburg. Survivors include his wife, Florence; a son, Wayne T., St. Petersburg; a daughter, Colleyne M. Onorato, Denver; a brother, Keith S. Markham, El Paso, Texas; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home, Seminole.

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MULLEN, THOMAS F., 77, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 1990) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Willimantic, Conn., and came here in 1985 from Ocala. He was a budget director at Miami-Dade Junior College. He was a graduate of Notre Dame University, South Bend, Ind., and a member of Miami-Notre Dame Alumni Association and St. Brendan Catholic Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Agnita Mullen. American Burial and Cremation Service, Dunedin.

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OLSEN, HAROLD E., 76, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. He came here in 1958 from his native Chicago. He was a senior buyer with Honeywell. He was a charter member of Oriental Band of Egypt Shrine Temple and a member of Scottish Rite Consistory, both in Tampa, and a member of D.C. Cregrier Lodge 81 AF&AM, Chicago. Survivors include his wife, Ida Olsen. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

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RODIS, BETTY, 82, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 1990) at Mease Hospital Countryside, Safety Harbor. She was born in Baltimore and came here in 1986 from Washington, D.C. She was a homemaker and was Jewish. Survivors include a daughter, Doreen R. Wolf, Greensboro, N.C.; and a son-in-law, Maldwin Walters, Clearwater. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

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STRACHAN, GRANVILLE S., 79, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 1990) at Mease Hospital Countryside, Safety Harbor. He was born in Philadelphia and came here in 1974 from Runnemede, N.J. He was a parts clerk for 37 years with Langston Co., an Army veteran and a member of the National Guard. He also was a member of Elks Club and Moose Club, both in Camden, N.J. Survivors include his wife, Anna; a daughter, Catherine Hewitt, Sicklerville, N.J.; three sons, Gordon, Glendora, N.J., Ronald, Sewell, N.J., and Granville Jr., Middletown, Pa.; a brother, Alexander Strachan Jr., Marlton Lakes, N.J.; four sisters, Jessie Volz, Deptford, N.J., Adele Priest, Glendora, Florence Fisk, Cherry Hill, N.J., and Mildred Burlingame, Runnemede; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Clearwater.

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VALENTINE, LOUIS HERBERT, 78, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. He was born in Newark, N.J., and came here in 1977 from Pompano Beach. Survivors include his wife, Jessie Hurst; and several nieces and nephews. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Druid Chapel, Clearwater.

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WALKER, OTTO OTHO, 90, of Seminole, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at University General Hospital, Seminole. He was born in West Virginia and came here in 1969 from Akron, Ohio. He was a supervisor with Goodyear Tire Co. and was a Methodist. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 666 AF&AM, Scottish Rite and Tadmor Shrine Temple, all in Akron, and High Twelve Club 402, Seminole. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; two sons, James, Uniontown, Ohio, and David, Seminole; two sisters, Iva Cross, Jacksonville, and Norma Lipton, Charlottesville, Va.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Sanctuary Funeral Home, Seminole.

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WARD, CARROLL E., 52, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Clearwater Community Hospital. He came here in 1950 from his native Lansing, Mich. He was a senior vice president of operations at First National Bank of Clearwater, a member of the management advisory committee, chairman of the bank operations committee and chairman of the bank personnel administration committee. He was an Army veteran and a member of Tampa Bay Independent Bankers Group and General Telephone Community Advisory Panel. Survivors include his wife, Shirley; a son, Aaron, Clearwater; a daughter, Audra, Clearwater; a brother, Keith L., New Port Richey; three sisters, Virgilene Marion and Jeannine Smith, both of Palm Harbor, and Charlene Bragg, Perry, Mich; and several nieces and nephews. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey Chapel, Clearwater.

SOUTH PINELLAS

BROWN, MILDRED, 74, of 924 30th Ave. N, St.Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 21, 1990) at Bayfront Medical Center. She was born in Michigan and came here several years ago from Detroit, where she was a professional model. Survivors include a cousin, Floyd Anderson, St. Petersburg. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

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CARPENTER, MAISIE L., 91, of St. Petersburg Beach, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. She was born in Columbus, Ohio, and came here in 1964 from Cleveland, where she was a secretary for the Square D Co. Survivors include a niece, Betty Jerew, Prospect, Ohio. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

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CHAMPION, SCOTT GEORGE, 22, of 6144 Fairfield Ave. S, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Bayfront Medical Center of a stabbing. Born in Clearwater, he was a lifelong resident of St. Petersburg, where he was a cabinetmaker for Built-Rite Cabinets and former employee of the Sea Hawk Floor Covering Co. He was a Catholic and attended Boca Ciega High School. Survivors include a son, Michael, his parents, Eleanor and Donald, and two brothers, Mark Champion, and Richard Bystrzycki, all of St. Petersburg; a sister, Debby Whalen, Clearwater; and his maternal grandmother, Eva Hummel, St. Petersburg. Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home, Gulfport.

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FAHEY, THOMAS HERBERT, 63, of 512 Dartmoor St. N, St. Petersburg, died Thursday (Oct. 18, 1990) at home. He was born in Schenectady, N.Y., where he was in advertising and sales for General Electric Corp. He worked for the Praying Hands Mission, St. Petersburg. He served in the Navy during World War II. Survivors include a brother, Richard, Naples. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

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FORTIN, ANTONIO "TONY," 69, of Lisbon, Maine, and a winter resident of St. Petersburg since 1984, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) in Lisbon. He was born in St. Methode, Canada, and was was a member of St. Anne's Church, Lisbon, and a weaver for the Worumbo Mill in Lisbon Falls, Maine. Locally, he was a member of Franco-American Club, Patenque Club and the Shuffleboard Club. Survivors include his wife, Rita; three daughters, Doris Martin, Terry Ridley and Laurette Fortin, all of Lisbon Falls; a sister, Marie Blanche Cote, and a brother, Adrien, both of Lewiston, Maine; and five grandchildren. Crosman Funeral Home, Lisbon Falls.

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GODDARD, JOHN MARVIN, 82, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. He came here in 1958 from his native Columbus, Ohio. He was a self-employed general contractor and a Protestant. Survivors include his wife, Marguerite; a daughter, Sally G. Coonley, St. Augustine; and a son, John M., St. Petersburg. Alan R. McLeod Funeral Directors, St. Petersburg.

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GOLUBICK, JOSEPH E., 81, of Pinellas Park, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Sabal Palms Health Care Center, Largo. He came here this year from his native Gary, Ind., where he was a recorder for U.S. Steel for 46 years and a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Holy Name Society and the Croatian Catholic Union. Survivors include his wife, Elsie; a daughter, Dolores Chase, Pinellas Park; a brother, Steve Golubic, Gary; two sisters, Ann Sommers, Crown Point, Ind., and Helen Bolkovatz, Lowell, Ind.; and a grandson, Dr. Charles J. Chase, Clearwater. C.E. Prevatt Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

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GONZALEZ, EMILIO B., 60, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990). He came here in 1966 from his native Cuba. He was owner of a construction business. He was a former member of the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle. Survivors include his wife, Flor A.; a daughter, Josefa L. Gonzalez, St. Petersburg; a brother, Leonardo, Cuba; and two half-sisters, Alina Gonzalez, Las Vegas, Nev., and Josefa Rodriguez, Miami. Thomas J. Brett Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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IVEY, NINA O'KELLY, 88, of Madeira Beach, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital after a short illness. She was born in Walton County, Ga., and came here in 1978 from Monroe, Ga., where she was a seamstress, an employee of Carwood Manufacturing Co. for 35 years and a member of the Christian Church of Good Hope. Survivors include two sons, Julius Witcher, Monroe, and Russell Ivey, Chiefland; two daughters, Evelyn Stokes, St. Petersburg, and Syble Mickey, Madeira Beach; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Knauff Funeral Home, Chiefland.

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MAJDANIK, HELEN ANNA, 78, of 7880 54th Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Humana Hospital-Northside. She was born in Emporium, Pa., and came here in 1977 from Cheektowaga, N.Y. She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church. Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Joseph J.; a daughter, Joan M. Frauenhofer, Amherst, N.Y.; a brother, Joseph L. Haberstock, Rio Rancho, N.M.; two sisters, Sister M. Robertine, and Sister M. Madeleva, both of New York; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, Bobbitt Chapel, St. Petersburg.

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MORGAN, MARY H., 76, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Oct. 27, 1990) at University General Hospital, Seminole. She was born in Camden, N.J., and came here in 1973 from Westmont, N.J., where she was a member of the Westmont Fire Co., former member of Santa Maria Knights of Columbus Council Auxiliary and past president of the St. Rose of Lima PTA, Haddon Heights, N.J. She was a clerk for Sun Oil Co. in Philadelphia. Locally, she was a member of the Northwest Coast Sunshine Club and Degree of Pocahontas/Order of Red Men. Survivors include two daughters, Marie C. Mortka, Clementon, N.J., and Patricia H. Kenney, Trainer, Pa.; two sisters, Frances Skalkowski and Nellie Krown, both of Bellmawr, N.J.; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Thomas J. Brett Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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OTTENSTEIN, IDA A., 73, of 8199 Terrace Garden Drive N, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. She was born in Pittsburgh and came here in 1983 from Hudson, Ohio. Locally, she was co-president of Hadassah. Survivors include her husband, Victor; two daughters, Ronnie Kornfeld, Seoul, South Korea, and Phyllis Gerstein, Englewood, N.J.; a sister, Evelyn Levine, Pittsburgh; and three grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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PECK, BETTY G., 72, of 4040 Poinsettia Drive, St. Petersburg Beach, died Friday (Oct. 26, 1990) at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa. She was born in Boston. She was a member of the Pass-a-Grille Women's Club, Sierra Club, St. Petersburg Garden Club and was an Episcopalian. Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Donald A.; a daughter, Katherine O'Rourke, Universal City, Texas; a sister, Frances Smoot, Tampa; and three grandchildren. All Faiths Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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PETERSON, HELEN L., 73, of 4540 72nd Ave. N, Pinellas Park, died Monday (Oct. 29, 1990) at home. She was born in Sleepy Eye, Minn., and came here in 1957 from Davenport, Iowa. She was a member of the Pinellas Park Wesleyan Church. Survivors include a son, Roger "Whitey," Pinellas Park; three daughters, Doris Willis, Dunnellon, Carol Gibson, Eden, Ohio, and Barbara Shelton, Pinellas Park; a brother, Carl Olson, Westbrook, Minn.; 16 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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PERRUZZI, ELMER J., 86, of Port Orange since 1987, formerly of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990). Born in Niles, Ohio, he was a former traffic manager for E.R. Squibb and Sons in New Brunswick, N.J. Locally, he was a member of St. Raphael Catholic Church. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Metuchen, N.J. Survivors include his wife, Theresa M.; two sons, John, Alexandria, Va., and Paul R., Raleigh, N.C.; two daughters, Maureen Elko, Daytona Beach, and Patricia Elko, Fairless Hills, Pa.; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Fox & Sons Funeral Home, Youngstown, Ohio.

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ROSS, PAUL R., 45, of 7164 Mount Georgetown Drive NE, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Bayfront Medical Center. He was born in New York City and came here in 1978 from Atlanta. He was a carpenter. He served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. He attended Holy Family Catholic Church. Survivors include his father, Jules, St. Petersburg; two brothers, James, Marietta, Ga., and Wayne, St. Petersburg. Vaccaro Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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SEIDMAN, LILBURN "LIL," 81, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at Edward White Hospital. She was born in Kingston, Jamaica, and came here in 1965 from the Panama Canal Zone. She was a member of the Panama Canal Society of Florida and a homemaker. Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Reuben; a daughter, Rebecca Hinoyos, Las Vegas, Nev.; a granddaughter, Renee Grimaldo, El Cajon, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews. Professional Cremation Service, Pinellas Park.

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SOROCZAK, ANNA MAE, 63, of 4524 Eighth Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at St. Anthony's Hospital. She was born in Pittsburgh and came here in 1965 from Fairborn, Ohio. She attended the Northwest Church of Christ. Survivors include two sons, Harry J., Tallahassee, and David, Los Angeles; a daughter, Anna M. Eddington, St. Petersburg; a sister, Phyllis Lavery, Pittsburgh; and two grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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WHITE, ANNA L., 93, of 5940 21st St. N, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990). She was born in Dunkirk, Ind., and came here in 1984 from Clarksburg, W.Va. She was a Methodist. Survivors include a son, Robert White, and a daughter, Marybelle Walsh, both of St. Petersburg; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. All Faiths Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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ZOLG, JACK MILTON, 70, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 28, 1990) at home. He came here in 1948 from his native Dayton, Ohio. He was a plastics specialist for Southern Industrial Supply. He served in the Army Medical Corps during World War II and was a member of DAV 9, American Legion Post 273, Anzio Vets of World War II and VFW 6827. He also was a member of the Central Christian Church and Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1145. Survivors include his wife, Pauline, a daughter, Sandra Lynn Martens, and two sons, Jerald and Ronald, all of St. Petersburg; a sister, Doris June Zolg Burch, Spooner, Wis.; and two grandchildren, Laura Lynn Martens, and Ryan Christopher Martens, both of St. Petersburg. Alan R. McLeod Funeral Directors, St. Petersburg.

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