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ADAMS, LORETTA MARIE, 81, of Inverness, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) at Avanti at Inverness Nursing Center. Born in Manchester, N.H., she came here six years ago from Manchester, Conn. She was a retired employee for Pratt and Whitney Aircraft Co. and a retired dental assistant. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Parish. Survivors include Albert L.; two sons, Richard L. and Robert J., both of Lecanto; a daughter, Vivian Montano, Glastenbury, Conn.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Charles E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

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BOLING, JACK W., 77, of Crystal River, died Thursday (Oct. 8, 1992). He came here three years ago from his native Mount Vernon, Ohio. He was a retired supervisor in the diesel engineering industry and a member of the Crystal River Christian Church. Survivors include his wife, Edna; two sons, Robert, Mount Vernon, and Ralph, Austin, Texas; a brother, Earl, Danville, Ohio; a sister, Isabelle Witgenfield, East Rochester, N.Y.; three granddaughters; and one great-grandson. Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

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BROWN, WILLIAM D. JR., 76, of Homosassa Springs, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992). Born in Babylon, N.Y., he came here one year ago from New Port Richey. He was a retired superintendent of public works for Babylon, N.Y., and was a Methodist. He was an Army veteran of World War II, a member of the American Legion, the Veterans of Foreign War, and a volunteer firefighter, all of Babylon. Survivors include his wife, Helen; a son, William D. Brown III, St. Petersburg; two daughters, Judy Hessler, Homosassa Springs, and Linda Ekins, St. Petersburg; a brother, Harold, Babylon; a sister, Mary Layman, Pennsylvania; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. Hooper Funeral Home, Homosassa.

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CERTO, MAURO, 76, of Spring Hill, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) in Bethel Park, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, he came here 12 years ago from Kennedy Township, Pa. Survivors include his wife, Angeline; a son, Joseph, Bethel Park; a daughter, Armida Conley, Madisonville, Tenn.; two sisters, Josephine Ponsi and Jennie Certo, both of Pittsburgh; a brother, Salvatore, Pittsburgh; and six grandchildren. Brewer Memorial Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel and Paul L. Henney Funeral Home, Bethel Park, Pa.

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DAOUST, MARILYN YVETTE, 66, of Spring Hill, died Tuesday (Oct. 6, 1992) at home. Born in Manchester, N.H., she came here seven weeks ago from Daytona Beach. She was a cook with the Volusia County School District and a member of the Church of Epiphany, Port Orange. She was a member of the Holy Rosary Society and the Daughters of Isabell, both of Manchester, and Lioness of South Daytona Lions Club. Survivors include a son, Michael, Auburn, N.H.; three daughters, Janine Adams, South Daytona, Lyndia Morell, Spring Hill, and Laurie Daoust-Ranfos, Holy Hill; her stepmother, Margaret Cote, Manchester; two brothers, George Cote Jr., Spring Hill, and Richard Cote, Londonberry, N.H.; a sister, Jacqueline Elaine Dumont, Manchester; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Brewer Memorial Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel.

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DE MATTEO, AUGUSTINE, 82, of Spring Hill, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) at HCA Oak Hill Hospital, Brooksville. Born in New Haven, Conn., he came here 12 years ago from East Haven, Conn. He was a retired foreman in the manufacturing industry and a Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Josephine; four daughters, Angeline Lenzi, Spring Hill, Effie Smith, East Haven, Conn., Hope Reitz, New Haven, and Doreen Merola, East Haven; two sisters, Antoinette Riccitelli, New Haven, and Helen DeMatteo, East Haven; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Brewer Memorial Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel.

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HENRY, WILLIAM JAMES, 77, of Inverness, died Thursday (Oct. 8, 1992) at home. Born in Akron, Ohio, he came here 13 years ago from Monroe Falls, Ohio. He was a retired meter calibrator for the Ohio Edison Power Co. and attended the Hernando Church of the Nazarene. He was a member of the Sky High Amateur Radio Club. Survivors include his wife, Virginia; and a brother, Karl, California. Charles E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

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MASON, FLOY A., 78, of Brooksville, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) at Brooksville Heights. Born in Atlanta, she came here 65 years ago from Bushnell. She was Methodist. Survivors include a sister, Lilly Mae Brayton, Brooksville. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.

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NEWLIN, FREDERICK L. SR., 86, of St. Petersburg and formerly of Brooksville, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Evansville, Ind., he lived in Brooksville before moving to St. Petersburg in 1990. He was a retired engineer for L&N and CNEI railroads and was a musician for many years. He was a member of Newburgh (Ind.) Masonic Lodge 174 and was also a Shriner. He was an Episcopalian. Survivors include a son, Frederick Jr., Newburgh, two daughters, Nancy D. Carrell, St. Petersburg, and Virginia P. Knapp, Denver; a brother, William P. Sr., Brooksville; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

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PARVIN, KENNETH P. JR., 42, of Spring Hill, formerly of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992). He was the director of quality control for Overstreet Paving Co., Spring Hill. Survivors include his wife, Nancy; his parents, Kenneth Sr. and Kay, St. Petersburg; a sister, Kimberly Thomas, Seminole; and his maternal grandmother, Irene Darby, St. Petersburg. Turner Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

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RICHNAK, MARY, 91, of Godfrey, Ill., formerly of Brooksville, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992) in Alton, Ill. Born in Czechoslovakia, she moved to Godfrey four years ago from Brooksville. She was a Catholic. Survivors include three sons, Paul, Godfrey, Col. Frank, Belmont, Calif., and Dr. Lewis, Reno, Nev.; a daughter, Mary Wharmby, Rosa Rita Beach, Mexico; two sisters, Stephanie, Vienna, Austria, and Willma Praag, Czechoslovakia; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren. Brewer Memorial Funeral Home, Brooksville.

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SMITH, DENNIS J., 67, of Spring Hill, died Thursday (Oct. 8, 1992) at home. Born in Mastic, N.Y., he came here two years ago from Valatie, N.Y. He was a retired district manager for the Lumber Mutual Life Insurance Co., and was a Catholic. He was an Army veteran, past president of the Empire State Lumber Salesmen's Association, the Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, Hudson, the Seven Hills Golf and Country Club, and the Spring Hill Golf and Country Club. Survivors include his wife, Anna; a son, Dennis J., Elgin, Ill.; two daughters, Robert J. Smith, Naperville, Ill., and Priscilla Pontow, Seattle; a brother, Howard J., Hudson; and six grandchildren. Turner Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

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STROJNY, TERRY R., 52, of Inverness, died Wednesday (Oct. 7, 1992). She came here two years ago from her native Woonsocket, R.I. She was a retail manager in the shoe industry. Survivors include her husband, Richard H.; her mother, Dorelda Godin, Woonsocket; a brother, Robert Godin, Blackstone, Mass.; and two sisters, Eva Dumond, Woonsocket, and Helen Harisenko, Manville, R. I. Hooper Funeral Home, Inverness.

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