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BRUNETTI, VICTORIA M., 78, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill. She was born in East Rutherford, N.J., and was a homemaker. She was Catholic. Survivors include three sons, Michael Brunetti Jr. and Ronald, both of Spring Hill, and Peter, Wallington, N.J.; and three grandchildren. Turner Funeral Homes, Spring Hill.

BURNETT, REBECCA L., 36, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at home. Born in Carterville, Ill., she came here two years ago from Buffalo. She was a retired clerk with the Internal Revenue Service in Buffalo and attended the Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Spring Hill. Survivors include her parents, Charles R. and Joyce Burnett, Spring Hill; two brothers, Mark Burnett, Littleton, Colo., and Robert Burnett, Buffalo, N.Y.; and a sister, Pamela Yanett, Littleton. Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

DiLORENZO, LARRY, 79, of Crystal River, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at the Ocala Regional Hospital. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he came here 33 years ago from Queens, N.Y. He was the former owner and operator of Suncoast Signs in Crystal River for 20 years (1972-1992). He was an Army veteran of World War II. He had been a member of Americans of Italian Descent of Citrus County, the Civitan Club of Crystal River, the Nature Coast Racers Fling Club of Inglis and a charter member of the former Crystal River Yacht Club. He was Protestant. Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Earlene; three daughters, Lori and Sandra, both of Orlando, and Rita, Queens; two stepdaughters, Dalene and Sheri, both of Crystal River; three sisters, Mary and Grace, both of Queens, and Lou, Spring Hill; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

DOELFER, LILLIAN, 70, of Hernando, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) in Hernando. She came here from her native Jersey City, N.J., and was a retired bookkeeper. She was Catholic. Survivors include a sister, Louise Salerno, South Toms River, N.J.; a brother, John Montgomery, New Jersey; many nieces and nephews. Hooper Funeral Homes and Crematory, Homosassa.

FITZGERALD, ROBERT M., 74, of Hernando Beach, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at home. Born in Scranton, Pa., he came here 13 years ago from Omaha, Neb. He was a retired tool and die maker and was a Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Elks, Veterans of Foriegn Wars Post 10209 and the American Legion. He was Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Carol; two sons, Rodney and Mark, both of Omaha; a sister, Jean Pinkelman, Denver; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Spring Hill.

FRAZIER, STEPHEN SHAWN, 44, of Inverness, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at home under the care of his family and Hospice of Citrus County. Born in Pensacola, he came to Citrus County recently from Conyers, Ga. He was a restaurant chef and a Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his parents, Truman and Nancy Frazier, and a brother, Kelly W., all of New Port Richey; three sisters, Robin Frazier, Floral City, Heather Frazier, San Francisco, and Amy Frazier, Los Angeles; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home With Crematory, Inverness.

HILDEBRAND, CHARLES "CHARLIE," 87, of Spring Hill, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and was a tax accountant for Chase Manhattan Bank with 38 years of service. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a master mason, a member of the American Philatelic Association, an assistant troop leader for the Boy Scouts of America and a member of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. Survivors include his daughter, Bonnie Reilly, Orlando; a son, Robert C., Melbourne; six grandchildren; and a companion, Lucille Nicosia. Turner Funeral & Cremation Center, Spring Hill.

HUTTER, LOUIS L., 78, of Spring Hill, died Thursday (July 3, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he came here 10 years ago from New York. He retired from McGraw-Hill and Standard & Poor in New York. He was a Marine Corps veteran, a member of the AmVets and the American Legion, and was a Fourth Degree Knight of Columbus. Survivors include his wife, Geraldine; two stepsons, Steven and Brian Zaar, and three stepdaughters, Debra Hughes, Jennifer Huebler and Gina Belanger, all of Milwaukee; and nine stepgrandchildren. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Spring Hill.

JACKSON, ALEXANDER, 81, of Spring Hill, died Saturday (July 5, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. Born in Paris, he came here four years ago from Oceanside, Calif. He was a producer of educational films and was an Army veteran of World War II. He was Jewish. Survivors include his wife, Patricia; a son, Bradford, Weatogue, Conn.; and two grandchildren. Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

KEY, ADRIAN K., 80, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill. Born in Ellston, Iowa, he came here 17 years ago from Chicago. He was a retired systems analyst employed by Standard Oil with 27 years of service. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri. He was Lutheran. Survivors include his wife, Katherine "Kay"; two sons, Kenneth, West Dundee, Ill., and Kurt, St. Petersburg; two daughters, Karen Klaus, Palatine, Ill., and Kathy Gliege, Tinley Park, Ill.; two brothers, Dennis, Palm Harbor, Edgar, Avon Park; a sister, Pat Muringer, Avon Park; and eight grandchildren. Pinecrest Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

MAHOOD, MAE V., 87, of Brooksville, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. Born in New Windsor, N.Y., she came here in 1977 from Newburgh, N.Y., and was a homemaker. She was Christian. Survivors include two sons, Richard, Spring Hill, and William, Brooksville; two sisters, Evelyn Holt, New Windsor, N.Y., and Madelyne Brewer, Highland, N.Y.; a niece and nephew; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Brewer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Brooksville.

MATUSIEWICZ, MARY K., 85, of Spring Hill, died Sunday (July 6, 2003) at Forest Oaks ALF in Spring Hill. Born in Wisconsin, she came here in 1996 from Chicago and was a retired factory worker for DEK Industries in St. Charles, Ill. She was Catholic. Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Manzow, Brooksville; two sisters, Casey O'Connor, LaPorte, Ind., and Stella Rock, Chicago; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Family Funeral Care, Hudson.

NETTLETON, JOE, 81, of Spring Hill, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point. Born in Hale, Mich., he came here 18 years ago from Louisville. He was a machinist in the plastics industry and an Army veteran of World War II. He was Protestant. Survivors include his daughter, Claudia J. Hendry, Brooksville; a son, Robert J. Douglas, Seattle; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Turner Funeral Homes, Brooksville.

PALIWODA, M. 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. He was a Navy Seabee veteran of World War II and a former Merchant Marine Seaman 2nd Class. He had been a volunteer with the Beverly Hills Fire Department. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and 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.

ROGERS, ONIE ILEENE, 90, of Brooksville, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at Heron Point Health Center of Brooksville. Born in Mayfield, Ky., she came here six years ago from Cottage Hills, Ill. She was an ammunitions inspector for Olin Manufacturing. Surviors include two daughters, Barbara Lucas, Dallas, Ore., and Ginger Anderson, Salem, Ore.; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.

SADLER, LORENE, 70, of Brooksville, died Saturday (July 5, 2003) at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. Born in Hickman, Ky., she was a resident here for 31 years and was a homemaker. She was Baptist. Survivors include four sons, Stephen E. Wilson, Orlando, James C. Sadler and Jeffrey Allan Sadler, both of Brooksville, and Jack Sadler, Burlington, N.J.; two daughters, Pamela Gail Sadler, Lakeland, and Kimberly Sadler-Robbins, Brooksville; a brother, George Busby, Tuscon, Ariz.; seven sisters, Mary Blasingim, Magnolia, Texas, Grace Wilson, Union City, Tenn., Betty Lou Chapman, Little Rock, Ark., Martha Busby, Hickman, Ky., Joyce Ayers, Centralia, Ill., Alice Starnes, Bowling Green, Ky., and Barbara Hunter, Hickman, Ky.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Turner Funeral Homes, Brooksville.

SALISBURY, KENNETH B., 79, of Inverness, formerly of Clearwater, died Friday (July 4, 2003) at home. Born in Butte, Mont., he came to Florida in 1951 from Minneapolis. He was employed by McGill Plumbing of Largo. He was a member of the Clearwater Moose Lodge 1030 and Community Reformed Church of Clearwater. Survivors include a son, Tim, and a daughter, Joanne Salisbury, both of Inverness; a sister, Mary Virginia Curtiss, Tampa; and five grandchildren. Moss Feaster Funeral Home, Clearwater.

SIMON, ELIZABETH M., 72, of Brooksville, died Wednesday (July 2, 2003) at home. She came here 19 years ago from her native Milwaukee. She was a registered nurse for the state of Florida Workmen's Compensation Division and was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church. Survivors include her son, John, New Berlin, Wis.; two daughters, Suzanne Bielec, Marana, Ark., and Terri Simon, Newport News, Va.; a brother, Steve Nagy, Greenfield, Wis.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville.

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