BRADLEY, GEORGE MYRON, 59, of Pulaski, Va., formerly of Largo, died Saturday (Sept. 25, 2004) at home in Virginia. He was born in Chardon, Ohio, and moved to Virginia from Largo. He worked 35 years as a bricklayer. Survivors include a son, George M. III, Pulaski; his father, George M. Sr., Virginia; and two sisters. National Cremation Society, Charlotte, N.C.
BRAZEAU, MAXINE A., 60, of Largo, died Saturday (Sept. 25, 2004) at Sabal Palms Health Care Center, Largo. She was born in Clinton, Mass., and came here in 1974 from Bolton, Mass. SHe worked as a silk screener for C&D Productions. Survivors include her husband, David; a son, Ken, Seminole; a daughter, Susan Brazeau, and a sister, Delores LaChance, both of St. Petersburg; and a grandchild. E. James Reese Funeral Home & Crematory, Seminole.
CROSBY, PAUL R., 79, of Largo, died Tuesday (Sept. 28, 2004) at Sabal Palms Health Care Center, Largo. He came here in 1948 from his native Aucilla, now known as Monticello. He was a self-employed citrus fruit contractor and and Army veteran of World War II. He was Baptist. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Ruby E.; two daughters, Pam Watson, Largo, and Janet Sweezy, Jacksonville; a sister, Mary Harkins, Largo; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes & Cremation Tribute Center-Largo Chapel.
MILLER, ESTHER R., 72, of Largo, died Monday (Sept. 27, 2004) at Largo Medical Center. She was born in Wilkes Barre, Pa., and came here in 1980 from Kingston, Pa. She retired as a title clerk and worked for Dimmitt Cadillac and Stone Honda, both in Clearwater. She was an avid gardener, loved her cats and cooking and baking. Survivors include a brother, Frank H. Andrews, Chatham, Va.; and 13 nieces and nephews. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo.
WARDA, MARY L., 73, of Largo, died Tuesday (Sept. 28, 2004) at St. Petersburg General Hospital. She came here in 1996 from her native Buffalo, N.Y.. She worked in cosmetic sales in a retail store and attended St. Matthew Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include her husband of 19 years, Theodore; a brother, Edward Banas, Largo; and several nieces and nephews. E. James Reese Funeral Home & Crematory, Seminole.
SCHMIT, JOHN A. JR., 83, of Seminole, died Wednesday (Sept. 29, 2004) at Seminole Nursing Pavilion. Born in Chicago, he came here in 1984 from Columbus, Ohio. He was an associate engineer for Western Electric. He was a World War II Army Air Forces veteran. He was a member of St. Justin Martyr Catholic Church in Seminole. Survivors include his wife, Norma; three sons, Gregory, Brookfield, Ill., Michael, Garland, Texas, and Roger, Seminole; a daughter, Nancy Phillips, La Grange, Ill.; a sister, Lil Williams, San Francisco; and two grandchildren. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Seminole.