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BUNNELL, NAIDA R., 77, of Dunedin, died Tuesday (April 28, 1998) at home. She was born in Binghamton, N.Y., and came here in 1978 from Endwell, N.Y. She was a homemaker and a Protestant. Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Kenway; three sons, Kenway J., Endicott, N.Y., Wendell W., Endwell, and Kevin J., Owego, N.Y.; a daughter, Kim J., a sister, Beverly Turkow, both of Endwell; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Largo.

GIBSON, AUBREY KENNETH, 71, of Dunedin, died Thursday (April 30, 1998) at Mease Dunedin Hospital. He was born in Calais, Maine, and came here in 1978 from Boston. He was a retired district manager in the insurance industry and a licensed practical nurse. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He was a life master in the American Contract Bridge League and was a member of St. Petersburg Barber Shoppers. Survivors include two daughters, Donnalynn Gibson, Las Vegas, and Karen Gibson, Lynn, Mass. Abbey Parklawn Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

KESSLER, NANCY, 48, of Dunedin, died Thursday (April 30, 1998) at Hospice House Woodside, Pinellas Park. She was born in Bluffton, Ohio, and came here in 1994 from Marion, Ohio. She was a beautician for a hair salon. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Clearwater. Survivors include three sons, Mark and Heath, both of Clearwater, and Scott A., Marion; a daughter, Lori M. Kessler, Las Vegas; her parents, Leo and Elva Kimble, La Rue, Ohio; two sisters, Joyce Smith, Michigan, and Linda Smith, Marion; a brother, David Kimble, Columbus, Ohio; and a grandchild. Abbey Parklawn Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

Tarpon Springs

MAKOVEC, ALBERT J., 90, of Tarpon Springs, died Thursday (April 30, 1998) at Integrated Health Services of Tarpon Springs. He was born in Greeley, Iowa, and came here in 1940 from Little Black, Wis. He worked in the printing industry since he was 16 and owned Albert J. Makovec-Printer, Tarpon Springs, since 1958. He was a Catholic. Survivors include a son, Greg, Holiday; two brothers, Matthew, Stetsonville, Wis., and Eugene, Stratford, Wis.; a grandson, Tim Makovec, Tarpon Springs, and a granddaughter, Pam Makovec, Holiday. Vinson Funeral Home, Tarpon Springs.

SAPP, ERNEST A., 70, of Tarpon Springs, died Thursday (April 30, 1998) at home. He moved to Tarpon Springs in 1950 from his native Live Oak. He worked as a heavy equipment operator for the city of Tarpon Springs. Survivors include a daughter, Dianne Murrell, Port Richey; a brother, Jack Sapp, St. Petersburg; two sisters, Luelyn McGraw, Largo, and Lizzie Newman, Live Oak; and a grandchild. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home/Tarpon Avenue Chapel, Tarpon Springs.