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Published Sep. 1, 2005

BRUNO, ELISSA "LISA," 56, of Holiday, died Tuesday (July 1, 2003) at Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital, Tarpon Springs. She came here in 1984 from her native Pittsburgh. She was a hairdresser, a teacher's aide volunteer at Anclote Elementary School, past president of Anclote Elementary PTA, and was Catholic. Survivors include her husband, Mike; a son, John, Holiday; a brother, Edward Hunger, and a sister, Carol Donahue, both of Pittsburgh; and a grandson. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, Holiday.

FRENZEL, OTTO, 84, of Port Richey, died Wednesday (July 2, 2003) at Windsor Woods. He came here 29 years ago from his native New York. He was a customs inspector for the United States Treasury Department and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Loyal Order of Moose and Faith Lutheran Church, New Port Richey. Survivors include a son, Robert, Virginia Beach, Va.; a daughter, Janeen Racener, Port Richey; and two grandchildren. Bell Funeral Home, Hudson.

HICKS, KATHRYN, 51, of Holiday, formerly of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (June 28, 2003) at home. Born in Milwaukee, she came here in 2000 from St. Petersburg. She was a retired customer service representative for Verizon in St. Petersburg and was Lutheran. She was a member of Florida Wildlife Refuge, Tallahassee. Survivors include her mother, Frances Hicks, Wilmington, N.C.; and two brothers, Charles Hicks Jr. and David Hicks. Family Funeral Care, Hudson.

HUTH, LOCHLIN R., 87, of Holiday, died Thursday (July 3, 2003) at Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital in Tarpon Springs. Born in Newark, N.J., she came here from Las Palmas, Grand Canary Islands and was a retired educator. Survivors include a daughter, Justine Peterson, Lincoln, Neb.; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, New Port Richey.

PALIWODA, JOHN, 84, of Beverly Hills, died Wednesday (July 2, 2003) in Crystal River. He came here in 1976 from his native Cleveland. He was an inspector with Honeywell International, Cleveland, a Navy Seabee veteran of World War II, a Merchant Marine Seaman 2nd Class, and a past volunteer with the Beverly Hills Fire Department. He was a past member of Knights of Columbus, an amateur ham radio operator and enjoyed making stained glass items. He was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Hilda; and a son, Myron, Beverly Hills. Fero Funeral Home with Crematory, Beverly Hills.

POHLMAN, WALTON E., 92, of Zephyrhills, died Thursday (June 26, 2003) at his niece's home under the care of Hospice. Born in Toledo, Ohio, he came here 12 years ago from Jonesville, Mich. He was retired as owner and operator of Walt's Pore Oil, Toledo, and a Navy veteran of World War II. Survivors include many nieces and nephews. National Cremation Society, Brooksville.

SCHEEPER, DUTCH SR., of Hudson, died Thursday (July 3, 2003) at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point. Born in Germany, he came here in 1983 from Glassboro, N.J. He was a retired meat supervisor for Acme Markets, South Jersey District, an Army veteran of World War II, and Lutheran. He was a member of Glassboro Masonic Lodge F&AM, Glassboro, and Scottish RIte Valley of Sou, New Jersey. Survivors include two sons, Helmuth Scheeper, Franklinville, N.J., and Michael, Newton, N.J.; two daughters, Loretta Toughbill, Glassboro, and Caye Muldoon, Simpsonville, S.C.; a brother, Horst, Clayton, N.J.; two sisters, Dorothy Atkinson, New Port Richey, and Herma Simmons, Clayton; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Family Funeral Care, Hudson.

WALLACH, DAVID CRAIG, 48, of Atlanta, died Saturday (June 28, 2003) at home. Born in Miami, he moved from New Port Richey 25 years ago to Atlanta and was the owner/operator of We Be Keys. He was a Navy veteran and a member of the Tall Club Chapter of Atlanta. He was Jewish. Survivors include his daughter, Rosemary Wallach, Atlanta; his mother, Rita Hazelton, Oldsmar; a stepsister, Carolee Harned, New Port Richey; a stepbrother, William Hazelton, San Francisco; and two cousins. Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home, New Port Richey.