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South Pasadena

HINDS, MIRIAM V., 68, of South Pasadena, died Wednesday (July 24, 1996) at home. A native of St. Petersburg, she received her elementary and college education before moving to New York City. She lived there until moving to Northbrook, Ill. She returned here in 1986 and was a homemaker. A Methodist, she enjoyed ceramic classes. Survivors include two sons, Douglas J., Fayetteville, N.Y., and Jerome K., Manlius, N.Y.; a daughter, Jocelyn Grand, Melbourne, Australia; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Beach Memorial Chapel, St. Pete Beach.

PLIS, JOHN S. SR., 88, of South Pasadena, died Friday (July 26, 1996) at Majestic Towers Health Center. Born in Shenandoah, Pa., he came here in 1994 from West Hartford, Conn., where he was a security guard for the state of Connecticut. Survivors include his wife, Anna; two sons, John S. Jr., Gulfport, and Joseph, East Hartford, Conn.; a brother, Steven, Hartford, Conn.; a sister, Helen Pikor, Westerly, R.I.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel, St. Petersburg.

Treasure Island

REILLY, PATRICK JOSEPH, 86, of Treasure Island, died Friday (July 26, 1996) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. Born in New York City, he came here in 1978 from Long Island, N.Y., and was a physical therapist with a doctor of science degree in physiotherapy. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church. He was president of New York State Society for Physiotherapists for 10 years and served for 10 years on the Physiotherapy Committee of the New York State Board of Regents. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Ruth C.; a son, Patrick James, Indian Harbor Beach; a daughter, Patricia Abrahams, New York City; and four grandchildren. Beach Memorial Chapel, St. Pete Beach.