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PINELLAS OBITUARIES

Clearwater

HADLOCK, IRENE O., 76, of Clearwater, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. She was born in Greensburg, Pa., and came here in 1974 from Brunswick, Ohio. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Theresa Byzantine Catholic Church, St. Petersburg, and American Legion Turner-Brandon Post 7 Auxiliary, Clearwater. Survivors include her husband, Frank L.; three sons, Bryan M., Clearwater, and Barry F. and William L., both of Brunswick; a daughter, Beverly A. Hadlock, Clearwater; a brother, Stephen Olenchock, Pennsylvania; a sister, Eva Wilson, Cleveland; and three grandchildren. Lakeview Chapel Funeral Home/Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.

ROUSAKIS, GEORGE J., 79, of Clearwater, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Jackson, Mich., and came here in 1976 from Livonia, Mich. He owned Ace Seal-Rite Manufacturing, Wayne County, Mich. He was an Army Air Forces veteran of World War II and a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Edna G.; a son, Hal G., El Cajon, Calif.; four daughters, Sandra K. Brown, Thousand Oaks, Calif., Ruth Ann Morales, Lima, Peru, Elaine G. Guenther, Westland, Mich., and Georgette A. Emenhiser, Pebble Beach, Calif.; three brothers, Sam and Tom, both of Florida, and Nick, Michigan; a sister, Angeline Clowtis, Southfield, Mich.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

TOSTA, THELMA, 87, of Clearwater, died Wednesday (June 14, 1995) at home. She was born in Italy and came here in 1985 from Illinois. Survivors include a son, Louis, Richmond, Ill. Gulf Breeze Cremation Society, Largo.

WESSELS, GENEVIEVE E., 86, of Clearwater, died Monday (June 12, 1995) at Beaufort County Hospital, Washington, N.C. She was born in New York City and came here in 1973 from Connecticut. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Georgetown, Conn. Survivors include a son, George J., Washington; a daughter, Genevieve Clark, St. Petersburg; a brother, Howard Hennessey, Clearwater; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Bouton Funeral Home, Georgetown, Conn.

WINDLOW, OLIVE FAMOUS, 104, of Kokomo, Ind., and formerly of Clearwater, died Monday (June 19, 1995) at Century Villa Health Care, Greentown, Ind. She was born in Johnstown, Pa., and came here many years ago from Chicago. She moved five years ago from Clearwater to Kokomo. She was a teacher and taught in Chicago. She was a member of Emory United Methodist Church, Street, Md. Survivors include a son, Jesse H., Kokomo; a sister, Martha Dunlap, Street; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Hasler-Pickett Funeral Home, Greentown, Ind.

Largo

HOLDEN, MARY E., 70, of Largo, died Friday (June 23, 1995) at Bon Secours-Maria Manor, St. Petersburg. She was born in Alton, Ill., and came here in 1973 from Madison, Ohio. She worked as a switchboard operator at Lake County Memorial Hospital, Painesville, Ohio. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include her husband, John W.; and a daughter, Jessica Ann Claassen, Fort Pierce. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

Palm Harbor

JABERG, HAROLD R., 94, of Palm Harbor, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. He came here in 1962 from his native Cincinnati, where he worked as an electrician at Hamilton County Courthouse. He was a Protestant and member of Electricians Union 212, Cincinnati, and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Washington, D.C. Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Amelia. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Palm Harbor Chapel.

Pinellas Park

BARTH, ALFRED F. "AL," 83, of Pinellas Park, died Friday (June 23, 1995) at home. He was born in Chicago and came here in 1978 from Urbana, Ohio. He was a carpenter for DeBarto Construction Co. and a member of Carpenters Union Local 712. He was an Army veteran and a member of First Church of God, St. Petersburg. Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Ellen; two sons, Thomas E. Hall, Louisa, Ky., and Howard W. Hall, St. Petersburg; a daughter, the Rev. Susan R. Hall, Pinellas Park; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

VEALEY, FLORA T., 106, of Waynesville, N.C., and formerly of Pinellas Park, died Friday (June 23, 1995) at Brian Center Nursing Home, Waynesville. She came here in 1947 from her native Saline Township, Mich., and moved to Waynesville in 1991. Locally, she was a member of Good Samaritan Church, Pinellas Park. Survivors include two daughters, Joyce Root, St. Petersburg, and Jean Hall, Waynesville; two foster daughters, Madge Morse, Dearborn, Mich., and Gayle Roush, Waynesville; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Osgood-Cloud Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

Safety Harbor

LAWSON, GLADYS C., 70, of Safety Harbor, died Friday (June 23, 1995) at Arbors at Safety Harbor. She was born in Georgetown, Mich., and came here in 1989 from Jellico, Ky. She worked as a press operator for an automobile plant. She was an Episcopalian. Survivors include a daughter, Patricia King, Safety Harbor, and two grandchildren. E. James Reese Funeral Home and Crematory, Seminole.

St. Pete Beach

SMITH, MARTIN J., 92, of St. Pete Beach, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. Born in Dayton, Ohio, he came here in 1969 from Columbus, Ohio, where he was manager of a real estate business. A member of Columbus Lodge 684, F&AM, he belonged to the Scottish Rite and Aladdin Shrine Temple, Columbus. Locally, he was a member of Pass-A-Grille Yacht Club. Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Naomia M.; a son, George Drury Smith, Los Angeles; a grandson; and a great-grandson. National Cremation Society, Largo.

St. Petersburg

DEUEL, SOPHIE N., 92, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. She was born in Boise, Idaho, and came to the bay area in 1925 from Georgetown, S.C. She lived for about 30 years in Pasco County, where she raised and rode Chincoteague ponies. Locally, she raised award-winning orchids and was a member of the Orchid Society and St. Petersburg Garden Club. She was a member of Daughters of the American Revolution. Survivors include a son, C. Fred, St. Petersburg; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson. Thomas J. Brett Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

EDWARDS, ELSIE IRENE, 84, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (June 21, 1995) at Mariner Health Care of Pinellas Point. Born in Durham, N.C., she came here in 1964 from Alexandria, Va., and was a former restaurant manager. She was a Presbyterian. Survivors include two sons, William E., Sarasota, and Edwin L., St. Petersburg; a brother, James T. Markham, San Diego; three sisters, Kathleen Bullock, Durham, Clara Pollard, Leisure World, Calif., and Helen Ostrom, Newport Beach, Calif.; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Royal Palm Funeral Chapel & Cemetery North, St. Petersburg.

GLOYER, HENRY, 92, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. Born in Elkhorn, Neb., he came here in 1983 from Detroit, where he retired as a certified public accountant from Fairmont Foods. Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Marie R.; a son, Donald, Seattle; a daughter, Shirley Christiansen, Riverside, Calif.; a stepdaughter, Dolores Smith, El Cajon, Calif.; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

MAINOUS, VERNON CARTER, 88, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (June 23, 1995) at Oak Manor Nursing Center, Largo. He was born in Richmond, Ky., and came here in 1939 from Waynesville, Ohio. He was a financial adviser for the Florida Highway Department from 1956 to 1975, when he retired. He was a member of Woodlawn Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Ruby M.; two daughters, LaVernn Hood, Seminole, and Patricia Ruckman, Napa, Calif.; two sisters, Ayleen Stump, Waynesville, and Josephine Walker, Sunnyvale, Calif.; a brother, Donald, Waynesville; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes, Bobbitt Chapel, St. Petersburg.

ROWLEY, ROBERT S., 72, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at home. Born in Williamston, Mich., he came here in 1979 from Lansing, Mich., where he was a general supervisor at the Oldsmobile division of General Motors. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of VFW Post 6827, St. Petersburg. He was a Baptist. Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Patricia L.; a son, Brian K., Lansing; a daughter, Carol Ann Venable, Washington, Mo.; two brothers, Lawrence and Norman of St. Petersburg; and two grandchildren. Memorial Park Funeral Home-Cemetery, St. Petersburg.

SABO, ALBERT JR., 65, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (June 21, 1995) at Pinellas Community Hospital. Born in Pittsburgh, he came here in 1974 and was a draftsman for McGill Engineering and a Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Northwest United Presbyterian Church in St. Petersburg and Homestead United Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh. Survivors include a son, John, St. Petersburg; his father, Albert Sr., Plant City; a brother, Edmund, Virginia; and a sister, Helen Nagy, North Huntington, Pa. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.

SEPESY, LOUIS F., 83, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (June 21, 1995) at Carrington Place. He came here in 1921 from his native Fremont, Ohio, and was a citrus farmer for 45 years. He was an Army Air Forces veteran. He was a Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Wanda Heimsath; a son, L. Robert, Melbourne; and four grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

SMITH, WILLIAM A., 87, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday (June 21, 1995) at home. Born in New Bedford, Mass., he was a bus driver there for Union Street Railway Co. for 31 years and a life member of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1037. He came here in 1976 from Mattapoisett, Mass. Locally, he was a member of Federation of Mobile Home Owners of Florida and was active in the groups at Lawlight Village Mobile Home Park. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Cora B.; a son, Stephen T., Moorestown, N.J.; a brother, J. Harold, Westland, Mich.; a sister, Anna Senesac, Dartmouth, Mass.; three grandsons; and two great-granddaughters. National Cremation Society, Largo.

Seminole

ISAACSON, IVER N., 87, of Seminole, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at the VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. He was born in Lake Andes, S.D., and came here in 1980 from De Smet, S.D. He was a farmer for several years at Isaacson Brothers Farm, Lake Preston, S.D. He was a Methodist, an Army veteran of World War II and a member of the American Legion. Survivors include a brother, Ralph, Opelika, Ala., and several nieces and nephews. National Cremation Society, Largo.

McMULLEN, JOAN H., 64, of Seminole, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at University General Hospital, Seminole. She was born in Elmhurst, Ill., and came here last year from Miami Springs. She was a homemaker and an Episcopalian. Survivors include her husband, Malcolm T.; three sons, David, James and William, all of Miami Springs; a brother, William Hubert, St. Petersburg; a sister, Betty Riedmueller, Seminole; and two grandsons. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home, Seminole.

South Pasadena

BAKER, JANET C., 65, of South Pasadena, died Wednesday (June 21, 1995) at home. She came here in 1993 from her native Cincinnati, where she retired as a secretary for a real estate company. She was a Protestant. Survivors include a son, Thomas A., Cincinnati; three daughters, Donna L. Ross, Cincinnati, Pamela J. Teismann, St. Charles, Mo., and Joanne M. Edwards, Atlanta; a sister, Nancy Willis, Cincinnati; and a grandson. David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel, St. Petersburg.

Tarpon Springs

FULARON, GERTRUDE R., 87, of Tarpon Springs, died Thursday (June 22, 1995) at Bay Tree Nursing Center, Palm Harbor. She was born in Morristown, N.J., and came here in 1977 from Brooklyn, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Tarpon Springs. Survivors include two sons, Frank M. May, Palm Harbor, and Del Fularon, Fort Lee, N.J.; a daughter, Barbara Reisdorf, Manhattan, N.Y.; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

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