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PINELLAS OBITUARIES

Clearwater

GREEN, ELOUISE, 68, of Clearwater, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Bayonet Point Medical Center, Hudson. She was a Clearwater native, a nurse's aide and a member of Mount Olive AME Church, Clearwater. Survivors include a daughter, Althea "Tina" McDougal, Port Richey; a son, Charles A. Johnson, Fort Myers; three brothers, Willie Hathcock, Fort Myers, Walter Filer, Lake Butler, and Andrew Hathcock, Buffalo, N.Y.; four sisters, Victoria Morrow, Fannie B. Riley and Velma Hammon, all of Clearwater, and Lillie M. Williams, Fort Myers; and a grandson. Young's Funeral Home, Clearwater.

GUYNN, JANE CALVERT, 77, of Clearwater and Galax, Va., died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at Mease Hospital Dunedin. She was born in Denver and had been a winter resident of Clearwater since 1973 from Galax. She was an oil and watercolor painter and author of a book on dried floral arranging. She was a Methodist, a writer for Top of the World's newspaper and a member of its Southeastern Club. Survivors include a son, Gary, Galax; a daughter, Ann Gillis, Boulder, Colo.; and a granddaughter, Shanti Gillis, Santa Cruz, Calif. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

STANTON, EMMA E., 87, of Clearwater, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Clearwater Community Hospital. She was born in Preble County, Ohio, and came here in 1979 from Carp Lake, Mich. She was a homemaker and a member of United Church of Christ, Brutus, Mich., and Order of the Eastern Star 67, Palm Harbor. Survivors include a sister, Katherine Keckler, Tempe, Ariz., and a niece, Grace M. Comer, Elkhart, Ind. Padgett Funeral Home, Holiday.

Dunedin

STATHERON, ROTHOPE, 78, of Dunedin, died Tuesday (March 1, 1994) at Mease Manor, Dunedin. She was born in Greece and came here in 1970 from Arkansas. She worked as a secretary for Nielsen Media Research, Dunedin. She was a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Clearwater. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

STECHER, JOHN W., 83, of Dunedin, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Mease Hospital Dunedin. He was born in Hummelstown, Pa., and came here in 1956 from Lebanon, Pa. He worked 20 years as a machine maintenance man for General Electric. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Largo. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Pauline M.; two daughters, Evelyn Wagner, Myerstown, Pa., and Myrna Storm, Gaithersburg, Md.; a stepson, Robert Scheer, Cleona, Pa.; two stepdaughters, Marilyn Gundrum and Joanne Campbell, both of Lebanon; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

Indian Rocks Beach

BROWNE, HARRIETT E., 74, of Indian Rocks Beach, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Seminole Nursing Pavillion. She came here in 1977 from her native Chicago. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a son, Bernard H. Browne Jr., Clearwater; a sister, Edith Kranzo, St. Petersburg; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

Kenneth City

LESSER, GOLDIE A. HOPKINS, 76, of Graterford, Pa., and formerly of Kenneth City, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at home. Born in Augusta, Ga., she lived most of her life in Clayton, N.J., and moved to Kenneth City in 1976. In the early 1980s while living in Kenneth City, she was the concessions manager for the Pinellas Park Girls Club Softball League. She moved to Graterford in 1988. Survivors include a son, Frederick, West Deptford, N.J.; five daughters, Carol Groff, Tellico Plains, Tenn., Frances Parker, South Wales, Britain, Marilyn Sweeney, Graterford, Gail Lesser, St. Petersburg, and Joyce Penrod, Kenneth City; a sister, Mildred Bridges, High Point, N.C.; 18 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren. Holcombe Funeral Home, Trappe, Pa.

NICHOLS, EDNA J., 94, of Kenneth City, died Saturday (March 5, 1994) at Edward White Hospital. Born in Maine, N.Y., she came here in 1960 from Orange Lake and was a member of the Rebekah Lodge. Survivors include a son, Leigh A. Talcott, West Palm Beach; a daughter, Sylvia Heck, San Antonio, Texas; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

Largo

BACON, EDWARD N., 76, of Largo, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at home. He was born in Cohasset, Mass., and came here in 1978 from Quincy, Mass. He worked as a school maintenance technician. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy H. Hubbell Funeral Homes, Belleair Bluffs.

BRENNAN, TERENCE M., 35, of Largo, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) in Largo. He was born in Fort Walton Beach and came here in 1968 from Melbourne. He was a musician and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include his parents, Robert and Margaret Brennan, Largo; a brother, Dennis, Tacoma, Wash.; and two sisters, Mary Brennan, Pinellas Park, and Catherine Brennan, Largo. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

KOCH, ELLWOOD, 87, of Largo, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at Northside Hospital, St. Petersburg. He was born in Hellertown, Pa., and came here in 1968 from Sanford. He was an Army veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He retired as a lieutenant colonel. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Largo. Survivors include his wife, Jewel; a son, Paul, Nashville, Tenn.; a daughter, Joan Jones, Tallahassee; and two grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

OTT, FLORENCE, 85, of Largo, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. She was born in Niagara Falls, N.Y., and came here in 1990 from West Seneca, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a member of Blessed Sacrament Church, Seminole. Survivors include a niece, Marcella Siedler, and a great-nephew, William Siedler, both of Seminole. Raymond M. Hook & Son Funeral Home, Seminole.

SALGADO, MALINA YVONNE, infant, of Minot Air Force Base, N.D., formerly of Largo, died Thursday (Feb. 24, 1994) at Minot Air Force Base Hospital. Survivors include her parents, Airmen 1st Class Michelle and Raul Salgado Jr., Minot Air Force Base; her maternal grandparents, Doris and Lawrence Raes, Largo; her paternal grandparents, E. Zoraida and Raul Salgado Sr., Fayetteville, Ga.; and her great-grandparents, Richard and Helen Bona, Clermont, and Juan A. Salgado Sr. Thomas Funeral Home, Minot, N.D.

STRATTON, CHARLES C., 79, of Largo, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Largo Medical Center Hospital. He came here in 1984 from his native Norwalk, Conn. He was a senior manufacturing engineer and worked for Burndy Co. His memberships included St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Largo, South Norwalk Boat Club and Knights of Columbus. He was a past president of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. Survivors include his wife, Elsie; two sons, Douglas, Largo, and Paul, Norwalk; a brother, Everett, Middlebury, Conn.; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

WOLF, IVAN L., 82, of Largo, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He came here in 1981 from his native Wadsworth, Ohio, where he was a co-owner of H&H Dairy for many years. He was a member of First Christian Church of Largo. Survivors include his wife, Jane; two sons, Roger, Barberton, Ohio, and David, Byron, Ill.; two stepsons, John Weininger and Daniel Weininger, both of California; two stepdaughters, Anne Connell, California, and Penny Weininger, New York; a sister, Thelma Blatter, Phoenix; two nieces; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

Palm Harbor

TRAVERS, HOWARD WARREN JR., 50, of Palm Harbor, died Saturday (March 5, 1994) at home. He was born in Baltimore and came here two years ago from Lutz. He worked as a cable television salesman. He was a Navy veteran. Survivors include his wife, Patricia; a stepdaughter, Christine Marie Wysocki, Baltimore; a stepson, Jeremy Michael Wysocki, Sarasota; and his parents, Howard and Catherine Travers, Baltimore. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

Pinellas Park

PULLEN, BEATRICE C., 84, of Brookridge, Brooksville, and formerly of Pinellas Park, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at HCA Oak Hill Hospital. Born in Joliet, Ill., she lived in Pinellas Park before moving to Brooksville in 1987. She was a homemaker and a Methodist. Survivors include four daughters, Viola Russell and Bessie Lee Cerrone, both of Spring Hill, Laura DellaMonica, Brooksville, and Shirley Richmond, Bridgeport, Conn.; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. National Cremation and Burial Society, Brooksville.

Seminole

McLAUGHLIN, MARIE E., 80, of Seminole, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. She was born in Bellaire, Ohio, and came here in 1976 from St. Clairsville, Ohio. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Justin Martyr Catholic Church, Seminole. Survivors include a daughter, Patricia A. Namey, and a great-granddaughter, Patricia M. Namey, both of Seminole. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

SKELTON, SUSAN, 92, of Seminole, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at home. She was born in Ashville, Pa., and came here in 1971 from San Francisco. Her memberships included Society of Military Widows, American Humanists, American Atheists, the Retired Officers Association and American Association of Retired Persons. Survivors include a daughter, Norma J. Ayres, St. Petersburg; two sisters, Elizabeth Gilbert, Holiday, and Vickie B. Kinzel, Burbank, Calif.; a brother, Charles E. Burkhart, Sacramento, Calif.; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. C. Prevatt Funeral, Home, Tyrone Chapel, St. Petersburg.

STEWART, CORA, 94, of Seminole, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at the Inn at Freedom Square, Seminole. She was born in Brockville, Ontario, and came here in 1962 from Syracuse, N.Y. She was a member of Chapel on the Hill, Seminole, American Association of Retired Persons and Seminole Women's Club. Survivors include a son, William, Ocala; a daughter, Shirley Rumsey, Brookeland, Texas; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home, Seminole.

SWANSON, MYRTLE, 96, of Seminole, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at University General Hospital, Seminole. She was born in Hartford, Mich., and came here in 1962 from Crawfordsville, Ind. She was a homemaker. Her memberships included Church by the Sea, Madeira Beach, Seminole Garden Apartment Squaws, Order of the Eastern Star Athens Chapter 97, Crawfordsville, and Women's Society of Christian Service. She was a Girl Scout troop leader in Crawfordsville. Survivors include a daughter, Betty Jean Blaney, Treasure Island; a niece, Joan Donovan, Portage, Ind.; and a grandson, William B. Shockley, a great-grandson, William Shockley, and a great-granddaughter, Lisa Shockley, all of Amherst, N.H. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home, Seminole.

St. Petersburg

GROSVENOR, LOUISE, 83, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (March 2, 1994) at Gulf Coast Hospital & Orthopaedic Institute. Born in Cleveland, she came here in 1973 from Bethesda, Md., and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Washington, D.C. She was a member of Pasadena Community Church and was a homemaker. Survivors include three daughters, Carol Eskin, Kensington, Md., Peggy Dodson, Frederick, Md., and Betty Donaldson, Spring Hill; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Woodlawn Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

LANE, DOROTHY M., 79, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (March 5, 1994) at Tierra Pines Health Care Center, Largo. Born in Ashland, Ohio, she came here in 1971 from Cleveland, where she was owner-operator of a beauty salon. She was a Protestant. Survivors include a cousin, Betty J. Mason, Pinellas Park, and a stepsister, Marilyn Warner, Ohio. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, Bobbitt Chapel, St. Petersburg.

MULDER, JOHN H., 60, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Waterloo, N.Y., he came here in 1969 from Louisville, Ky. He was administrative vice president for Capital Formation Counselors Inc. in Belleair Bluffs for the past 21 years. He was formerly on the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity, was a volunteer for Ronald McDonald House and was an ordained elder and deacon of First Presbyterian Church. He received his bachelor of arts degree from Hope College in Holland, Mich. Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Mary Anne; two daughters, Anne E. Mulder, Miami, and Nancy R. Welch, Largo; two sons, John C., Miami, and Bruce D., Raleigh, N.C.; three brothers, Jerrold H., Brooklyn, N.Y., James H., Nuremberg, Germany, and Jeffrey H., Holland; and a granddaughter, Caitlin Welch. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Dr. M. L. King (Ninth) Street chapel, St. Petersburg.

NORMAN, ROBERT McDONALD, 66, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (March 3, 1994) at home. He was born in Brownsville, Pa., and came here in 1991 from Wilmington, Del., where he was a business methods personnel trainer for the state of Delaware for 10 years. Before that, he was a banking consultant for 25 years and was instrumental in establishing the MasterCard system. An avid artist, he was a member of Pinellas Park Arts Society. He was a Protestant. A Navy veteran of World War II, he was a member of the American Legion. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Joanne; a daughter, Judith Phillips, and a granddaughter, Ashley Page Phillips, both of Ogden, Utah; and a brother, Jay Ronald, Novi, Mich. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Alan R. McLeod Chapel, St. Petersburg.

South Pasadena

HUGHES, JAMES DeWITT, 63, of South Pasadena, died Friday (March 4, 1994) at Convalescent Care Center. He came to South Pasadena in 1984 from Houston. A retired parts serviceman for Ford Motor Co., he had worked for several dealerships in the bay area. Survivors include his wife, Barbara; three sons, Bruce and Keith, both of St. Petersburg, and James P., Houston; a daughter, Elizabeth Hughes, Little Rock, Ark.; and 10 grandchildren. Gulf Breeze Cremation Society, Clearwater.

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