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Clearwater

CALLAWAY, LUKE E., 81, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at Bayfront Hospital, St. Petersburg. He was born in Knoxville, Tenn., and came here in 1975 from Livonia, Mich. He was a lineman in Detroit, a member of Espiritu Santo Catholic Church and a member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 17, Detroit. Survivors include his wife, Marie; two sons, Patrick, Livonia, and Daniel, Ann Arbor, Mich.; and two grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.

COBBS, RICHARD HOOKER III, 91, of Clearwater, died Monday (Oct. 24, 1994) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Gadsden, Ala., and came here in 1991 from Fort Walton Beach. He was an electrical engineer and president of Utility Operators Co., Andalusia, Ala., for 30 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Clearwater. He was president of the Southeast Alabama Council Boy Scouts of America, Sons of the Revolution, Andalusia Rotary Club, Society of American Military Engineers and Sigma Nu Fraternity. He was a graduate of Auburn University. Survivors include a son, the Rev. Richard Hooker Cobbs IV, Clearwater; and two grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Fort Harrison Chapel, Clearwater.

COOPER, EVELYN H., 75, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Clearwater Community Hospital. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and came here in 1987 from Bricktown, N.J. She was assistant purchasing agent of Faberge Cosmetics. Survivors include a sister, Dorothy Maletto, West Long Branch, N.J.; a companion, Stephen J. Corrigan, Clearwater; and several nieces and nephews. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.

DYER, SANDRA K., 52, of Nobleton, and formerly of Clearwater, died Thursday (Oct. 20, 1994) at home. She moved to Nobleton in 1971 from her native Clearwater. She was a manager of Palmer Tire and Auto, Homosassa, and a member of the Istachatta Church of Christ. Survivors include two daughters, Connie Dyer, Tampa, and Michele Howard, Homosassa; and a granddaughter. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.

FRIEDRICHS, JULIUS W., 92, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Meyersville, Texas, and came here in 1956 from Austin, Texas, where he owned a farm. He was a member of St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife of eight years, Pamela D. "Pam"; two daughters, Vivian Wyatt, Clearwater, and Joyce O'Conner, New York City; a sister, Violet Kirchner, Deer Park, Texas; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Druid Chapel, Clearwater.

McCLELLAND, GLADYS V., 91, of Clearwater, died Friday (Oct. 21, 1994) at Sunset Point Nursing Center, Clearwater. She was born in Edgar County, Ill., and came here in 1980 from Fowler, Ind. She was a homemaker. She was a Methodist. She was a member of Order of Eastern Star, Broadlands, Ill. Survivors include a son, Robert O., Clearwater; two granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

MORRISON, RHONDA, 62, of Clearwater, died Wednesday (Oct. 19, 1994) at home. She was born in Marion, N.Y., and came here in 1973 from Palmyra, N.Y. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a son, Matthew VanGee, Oklahoma City, Okla.; a daughter, Rene Richmond, Williams, N.Y.; a sister, Alice Warner, Palmyra; and five grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.

STAMATIS, VENETIA, 79, of Clearwater, died Wednesday (Oct. 19, 1994) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. She was born in Xironomi, Greece, and came here in 1977 from Detroit. She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Clearwater. She was a member of the Macedonian Society and Holy Trinity Philoptochos Society. Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Harry; a son, Diomides M., Detroit; a daughter, Carla Stamatis, Detroit; and four grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.

SWINEHART, C. ROBERT, 89, of Buffalo Grove, Ill., formerly of Clearwater, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994). He was born in Rochester, Ind., and came here many years ago. He owned C.R. Swinehart Advertising, Chicago. He was an Episcopalian and a member of Theta Chi fraternity and Medinah Shrine. Survivors include his wife, Phebe; two daughters, Nan Allen and the Rev. Judy Davis; a brother, Louis; a sister, Guenivere Brown; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

YUNGKAU, MYRL V., 78, of Clearwater, died Friday (Oct. 21, 1994) at The Jewish Hospital, Covington, Ky. She was born in Cincinnati and came here many years ago. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a son, David A., Villa Hills, Ky.; a sister, Lana C. Randolph, Morrow, Pa.; and two grandchildren. Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Covington, Ky.

Dunedin

BURKE, DR. HAROLD L., 88, of Dunedin, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at home. He was born in Blenheim, Ontario, Canada, and came here in 1972 from Sebewaing, Mich., where he was a dentist for 30 years. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Dunedin. Survivors include two sons, James M., Evergreen, Colo., and Joseph H., Hilton Head, S.C.; a daughter, Sheila Villenauve, Hudson, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

MOUNIER, FRANK R. JR., 78, of Dunedin, died Monday (Oct. 24, 1994) at Ashley Place, Austintown, Ohio. He was born in Farrell, Pa., and came here in 1980 from Mineral Ridge, Ohio. He was a pharmacist for Thrift Drugs, Niles, Ohio. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of St. Mary's Church, Mineral Ridge. He was a member of the Elks Club, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4192, Mineral Ridge, and Trumbull County Pharmaceutical Association. Survivors include his wife, Virginia; a son, Frank B., Mineral Ridge; two daughters, Francine Mounier, Fountain Valley, Calif., and Janice Mounier, Cortland, Ohio; and two grandchildren. Lane Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge, Ohio.

MURPHY, ROBERT, 80, of Dunedin, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at home. He came here in 1970 from his native Pittsfield, Mass. He was a salesman and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Dunedin. He was a member of the Elks Lodge in Pittsfield. Survivors include his wife, Elaine; three sons, Robert R., Fresno, Calif., William P., Schenectady, N.Y., and Bernard A., Mechanicville, N.Y.; two brothers, Mark, Albany, N.Y., and Richard, Dalton, Mass.; a sister, Rita Spratlin, Pittsfield; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

Gulfport

HUTTER, ROSE P., 82, of Gulfport, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) in Palos Heights, Ill. She came here in 1972 from her native Chicago, and was a homemaker. At Town Shores, she was an active member of the Bocci Club, the Jamison Annes Women's group and Town Shores Chorus. She was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church. Survivors include two daughters, Arlene Brown, Oak Forest, Ill., and Joan Meyers, Palos Heights; three brothers, John Miklos, Greensboro, N.C., Louis Miklos, Scherville, Ind., and Robert Miklos, Gulfport; and four grandchildren. Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home.

McCANN, LOUISE, 99, of Gulfport, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. She was born in Chicago and came here in 1960 from Berkeley, Mich. She was a member of the Unity Church, St. Petersburg, and Gulfport Senior Citizens. Survivors include a son, Leonard, St. Petersburg; a daughter, Lorraine Zeger, Gulfport; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

Largo

BONNEY, CHERRILYN E., 89, of Largo, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. She came here in 1965 from her native Springfield, Mass. She was a Protestant. Survivors include her husband of 65 years, Leslie. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.

HOYT, MILTON E., 70, of Largo, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at home. He was born in Mapleton, Maine, and came here in 1963 from St. Petersburg. He was a contractor and developer in Pinellas County and owned Hoyt Development Co. He was a member of St. Petersburg First Baptist Church and First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks. Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline D.; two sons, Allen E., Raleigh, N.C., and Jeffrey M., Clearwater; a daughter, Rebecca A. Doyle, Clearwater; and five grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home, St.Petersburg.

INMAN, GERTRUDE L., 84, of Largo, died Thursday (Sept. 22, 1994) at Sabal Palms Health Center, Largo. She was born in Canton, Ohio, and came here many years ago from Rockville, Md. She was a nurse. Survivors include a sister, Ruth D. Mock, Schaefferstown, Pa. Royal Palms Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

KURILLA, MARGARET C., 84, of Largo, died Monday (Oct. 24, 1994) at Sunset Point Nursing Center, Clearwater. She was born in New York City and came here in 1959 from Bayonne, N.J. She was a homemaker and attended St. Jerome Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include a son, George, Safety Harbor; a daughter, Marjorie Berger, Bayonne; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Hubbell Funeral Home & Crematory, Belleair Bluffs.

North Redington Beach

SHIELDS, HELEN L., 76, of North Redington Beach, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at home. She came here in 1978 from her native Toledo, Ohio, where she was a secretary and a bartender. She was a Catholic. Survivors include her husband, Bernard B.; a son, Terry Lee Happ, Crestline, Calif.; a sister, Dorothy Bork, Toledo; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Christian Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

Pinellas Park

MORRIS, ALECK GUY JR., 73, of Pinellas Park, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at St. Anthony's Hospital. Born in Dothan, Ala., he came here in 1963 from Oklahoma, where he retired from the Air Force as master sergeant and served during World War II and the Korean War. Locally, he was a former flight instructor at National Aviation Academy at St. Petersburg/Clearwater International Airport. He also was a pilot there for Red Carpet Airlines and Florida Airlines. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, St. Petersburg. Survivors include his wife, Rose; five sons, Wayne, Texas, James, St. Petersburg, Jerald, Tampa, Thomas, Avon Park, and John, Pinellas Park; two daughters, Candy Morris, Seminole, and Margie Morris, Brandon; a stepdaughter, Patricia Hafley, Palm Harbor; a sister, Mary Marsten, Castle Rock, Colo.; 18 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Osgood-Cloud Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

Oldsmar

KIDULAS, STANLEY B. JR., 76, of Oldsmar, died Monday (Oct. 24, 1994) at West Bay Nursing Center. He came here in 1992 from his native Waterbury, Conn., where he was production control manager for Waterbury Tool Co. He was a Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Hazel; five daughters, Jacquelyn Hunter, Southbury, Conn., Barbara Ricupero, Waterbury, Jayne Schumacher, Southington, Conn., Sharon Diaz, Hamden, Conn., and Lisa Leonardi, Norfolk, Mass.; and eight grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

St. Pete Beach

RADVIL, WANDA, 80, of St. Pete Beach, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. She was born in Lithuania and came here in 1964 from Chicago. Survivors include a daughter, Regina Verba, South Pasadena; two sons, Zigmantas Radvil and Joseph Radvilavicius of St. Pete Beach; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home.

St. Petersburg

ALBERS, GRACE E., 94, of St. Petersburg and Mitchellville, Iowa, died Monday (Oct. 24, 1994) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Yetter, Iowa, she was a seasonal resident here for many years from Iowa. She was a 70-year member of OES, and an associate member of Lutheran Church of the Cross. Survivors include two sons, Dr. Harold F., St. Petersburg, and Delmer D., Leesburg; a daughter, Virginia G. Holmes, Kansas City, Mo.; a sister, Margaret Nelson, Eagle Grove, Iowa; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.

BRICE, IRENE A., 90, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Majestic Towers Health Center. A native of St. Petersburg, she was a schoolteacher at Euclid Elementary School for 39 years. She was a member of National and Florida Retired Teachers Associations, National Association of Antique Dealers, Suncoast Antique Dealers Association and Pilgrim Congregational Church. Survivors include her husband, Martin J.; a sister, Edna A. Hight, Hendersonville, N.C.; two brothers, Oris Askew, Kenneth City, and Woodrow W. Askew, Kenmore, N.Y. John S. Rhodes, West Chapel, St. Petersburg.

HOYT, MILTON E., 70, of Largo and formerly of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at home. Born in Mapleton, Maine, he came here in 1955 and was a builder, contractor and developer since 1963. He was owner of Hoyt Development Co., and built more than 3,000 homes in Pinellas County. He was a member of First Baptist Church, St. Petersburg, and First Baptist Church, Indian Rocks. Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline D.; a daughter, Rebecca A. Doyle, Clearwater; two sons, Allen E., Raleigh, N.C., and Jeffery M., Clearwater; and five grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home-Cemetery, St. Petersburg.

LEE, ISAAC MONTEZ, 23, of 4644 14th Ave. S, St. Petersburg, died Friday (Oct. 21, 1994) of a gunshot wound. A St. Petersburg native, he was a 1988 graduate of Boca Ciega High School and a lab technician at Life Sciences Laboratories. Survivors include a son, Markeze Lee, St. Petersburg; a daughter, Shakema Graham, Jasper; his mother, Cynthia McCants, his father, Isaac Lee Jr., and his paternal grandmother, Willie Mae Williams, all of St. Petersburg; and his paternal grandparents, Janie Ruth and Isaac Lee Sr., Waycross, Ga. McRae Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

PATTERSON, HARRY C., 86, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (Oct. 21, 1994) at Physicians Community Hospital. He was born in Beaver Falls, Pa., and came here in 1967 from Fort Myers. A 1930 graduate of Princeton University, he retired as owner of Patterson Insurance, Irwin, Pa., and was a former real estate agent in St. Petersburg. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was a Protestant. Survivors include a son, Harry H., Gulfport; and two grandchildren, Mark Patterson and Nancy Neal of St. Petersburg. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg.

SCHWEISBERGER, MARIAN CHAPMAN, 81, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at Bon Secors-Maria Manor. Born in Akron, Ohio, she came here in 1948 from California and was a registered nurse. She was a member of Northside Methodist Church for many years. Survivors include a son, Carl Fruth, Old Town; two daughters, Betty Jean Abbott, New Port Richey, and Kathleen Van Zill, St. Petersburg; a sister, Betty Kramer, Clearwater; a brother, Robert Davidson, St. Petersburg; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home-Cemetery, St. Petersburg.

SCHMIDT, LIDA H., 101, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Oct. 23, 1994) at North Shore Center. Born in Reading, Ohio, she came here in 1945 from Cincinnati, where she was a bookkeeper at Carlson Hardware. She was a Protestant. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.

TAYLOR, RITA S., 76, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (Oct. 21, 1994) at home. She was born in Pottsville, Pa., and came here in 1958 from Sharon Hill, Pa. A graduate of St. Francis de Sales Commercial College in Pennsylvania, she was a contracts administrator for five years for Kellett Aircraft in Philadelphia. Locally, she was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church. Survivors include a son, Lynn E., and a daughter, Mary T. DeCordova, both of St. Petersburg; and five grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.

WHITEFIELD, NORMAN J., 69, of Oldsmar and formerly of St. Petersburg, died Monday (Oct. 17, 1994) at home under the care of hospice. Born in Detroit, he came here in 1965 and moved to Oldsmar in the early 1980s. He was a private investor, Realtor/broker and a member of Clearwater Board of Realtors in the 1970s and 1980s. He was active with area singles groups, including Parents Without Partners in St. Petersburg and Clearwater. He attended Wayne State University, Detroit, where he was a member of Psi Chi Honor Society and was active with MENSA. Survivors include two daughters, Bambi Lester and Erica Whitefield of Clearwater; a grandson, Eric Lester; and a great-grandson. Gulf Breeze Cremation Society, Clearwater.

Seminole

BAJSANSKI, BISERKA, 82, of Seminole, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. She was born in Yugoslavia and came here in 1979 from Elizabeth, N.J. She was a member of St. Sava Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church, St. Petersburg. Garden Sanctuary Funeral Home and Cemetery, Seminole.

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PLANCON, CHARLES P., 51, of Seminole, died Saturday (Oct. 22, 1994) at University General Hospital, Seminole. He was born in Clearwater and was a lifelong area resident. He was a plumber and a Methodist. Survivors include a son, Charles P., Seminole; his mother, Mary Johnson Plancon, Seminole; two sisters, Cecilia Waggoner, New Jersey, and Rita Reese, Lynn Haven; and three grandchildren. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home, Seminole.

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