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AMMONS, Chuck 49, of Elfers, died Jan. 22, 2008. Survived by wife, Dana; two sons, Mike and Samuel; one daughter, Sierra; three brothers; and one sister. Vinson FH/727-937-6111

ANDERSON, Carl B. Sr. died peacefully on Jan. 19, 2008, at the age of 90, in Princeton, NJ. Devoted husband of the late Evelyn, and dear father of Carl, Fred and the late John. A much loved father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather, he will be sadly missed by all his family. Born in Renovo, PA, he moved to Holiday 25 years ago from Detroit, MI. Carl was a proud member of the Masonic Brotherhood and the High Twelve Club. Visitation and service, to which all friends and family are respectfully invited, will be at Community United Methodist Church, Thursday, Jan. 24, at 10 am, until the service at 11 am. Internment following at Meadowland Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to a charity of your choice in memory of Carl. Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home

ANDERSON, John 53, of Largo, died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2008. He is survived by his wife, Shirley, and his loving family. Woody's Funeral Home 727-443-5110

BAIRD, Gilda E. 78, of Hudson, passed away on Jan. 23, 2008. She is survived by her loving husband, Harry; sons, Michael and James; daughters, Gilda, Frances and Elizabeth; 15 grandchildren and 6 great-grand-children. She is predeceased by her daughter, Kathleen. Prevatt Funeral Home

BAJENSKI, Patricia A. 79, of Seminole, passed away Jan. 22, 2008 with her family by her side. She was originally from Akron, OH. She is survived by Edmund, her husband of 57 years; 2 sons, Richard Bajenski, and his wife, Patricia, of Houston, TX, and Edmund Bajenski, and his wife, Joy, of Kent, OH; and 5 daughters, Jeanni Bajenski, Tuni Hensler, and her husband, Chris, and Kathy Gruber, all of Pinellas County, Carol Bohatch, and her husband, Robbie and Ann Bajenski, all from Huntsville, AL; many grandchildren; a brother, Thomas Hermann, and his wife, Dee, of Atwater, OH. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to be made to the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation Inc., information can be found at www.flbg.org. Reese Funeral Home Seminole, FL/727-391-9954

BAKER LANGFORD, Mildred 86, of Port Richey, died Jan. 20, 2008. Retired from Innisbrook and survived by a loving family. Morgan Funeral Home 727-847-3999

BELLO, Soloman 52, of Dade City, died Jan. 17, 2008. He is survived by a loving family, both here and in Mexico. Hodges Family Funeral Home 352-567-0000

Bernard "Bernie" Vreeland July 27, 1944 - January 24, 2007 A year ago today cancer stole you from us. Sadness and broken hearts consume us, but your love and strength sustain us. You'll always be our hero and my one and only love. Your loving wife Pat, Kim, Brian & our grandchildren

BERRYHILL, Bernice 78, of Port Richey, died Jan. 23, 2008. Survived by sons, James Berryhill, Jr., Michael Andrea; daughters, Linda Sue Irwin, Kathy Jean Johnson. Arlington Funeral Home

BESS, Kenneth 77, of Largo, passed away at his home Monday, Jan. 21, 2008. Born in Clinton, IL, Kenneth moved here in 1959, from Clinton. He was employed by GTE. Ken was a Korean War veteran, member of VFW Post 10094, Indian Rocks Beach, and Star Lodge #78, F&AM, Largo. Ken was predeceased by his wife, Betty, in October, 2007. He is survived by his son, David, Pinellas Park. Viewing will be from 11 to noon, with Funeral Services to follow at noon, Saturday, Jan. 26, in the Lakeside Chapel of Serenity Gardens Memorial Park. Moss Feaster Funeral Home 727-562-2080

BEVIN, Arthur Samuel 83, passed away Jan. 8, 2008, after a long illness. Memorial Service on Jan. 25, 2 pm, at Florida National Cemetery. Marsicano Funeral Home 813-289-4229

BOTTS, Harry of Pinellas Park, died Thursday, Jan. 17, in Tallahassee, one day short of his 95th birthday. Born in Jacksonville, he was an Army veteran of WWII, had served Escambia County in the Florida House of Representatives from 1946-1950, had been a private practice attorney in Pensacola and a guardianship attorney with the VA in St. Petersburg, from which he retired. He was a longtime member of the Central Church of Christ, Belleair and was a retired Colonel from the Florida National Guard and member of Retired Officers Association, Retired Officers Club of St. Petersburg and the Florida National Guard Association. He is predeceased by his wife, Helen; daughter, Judy; and 4 sisters. He is survived by son, Stephen and wife, Cheryl, of Tallahassee; granddaughter, Stacy Daniels and husband, Jimmy, of Macon, GA; step grandson, Bryan Andrews and wife, Brandi, of Tallahassee; and 6 great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of choice. Mohn Funeral Home/Cremation Seminole/727-393-3481

BOYETTE, Mamie Underwood 86, died Jan. 10, 2008, in LaGrange, GA. She was born in LaGrange, to Raymond and Mamie Underwood in 1921. She is predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Irving H. Boyette. Mamie is survived by 1 sister, Margaret Dawson, Auburn, AL; 2 children, Randy (Carlene) Boyette, of Tarpon Springs, & Tamra (Gary) Harrison, of West Point, GA. She has 5 grandchildren, Kristi (Zach) Leet, of Fairbanks, AK, Caleb (Heather) Harrison, of LaGrange, GA, Jonathan Harrison, of Ft. Benning, GA, Shane Boyette, of Trinity, FL, Todd (Jill) Boyette, of Romeoville, IL; 7 great-grandchildren, Alec & Camryn Boyette, of Trinity, Riley, Emily & Corey Boyette, of Romeoville, IL, Hunter & Brantley Harrison, of LaGrange, GA. Mamie and Irving settled in Tarpon Springs and enjoyed a very successful construction business and many wonderful years together. A Memorial Service for Mamie will be held at the First Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at 4 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in her name be made to West Georgia Hospice, 1510 Vernon Rd, LaGrange, GA 30240.

BRANDT, Dorothy J. 84, of Valrico, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008. She is survived by her loving family. Serenity Meadows Funeral Home 813-677-9494

BRINGMAN, Jo Ann 67, of Clearwater, FL, died Jan. 21, 2008. She was born in Highland Park, MI, on Jan. 3, 1941. She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Robert L. Bringman; and a brother, Ted Schlenker, of Troy, MI. She had a sister, the late Georgia Oaks. She is also survived by 2 sons, Kevin and Mark Soloman, both of Warren, MI; 3 daughters, Katherine Abate, of St. Claire Shores, MI, Laura Cathey, of Littleton, CO, and Rebecca Bringman, of Dearborn, MI. She had 4 grandchildren, Mark and Kristen Soloman, Brendan Bringman, and Sara Abate. A Memorial Service will be held at 3 pm, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at the East Largo Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses located at 15551 59 St., Clearwater, FL.

BROOKS, Columbus, Jr. 84 of St. Petersburg, died on Jan. 20, 2008 at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. A native of Crystal River, and moved here in 1946 from Stark. He was a construction worker and member of Bethel Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church, serving on usher board number 1; Prince Hall Masonic- Somerset lodge 474; Order of Eastern Star- Rosa Royal Chapter 110 and local union #512 and World War II Veteran. Survived by wife of 58 years, Edith Brooks; son, Charles Gibson; daughters, Ivey Jean Porter and Shelia Haugabook; brother, Haywood Brooks; sister, Viennie Washington; 10 grandchildren;8 great-grandchildren Funeral service Saturday, Jan. 26,2008 11 am Bethel Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation Friday Jan. 25, 3-5 pm at the funeral home, family will receive friends 6 pm at Bethel Metropolitan Church. Obituary/guestbook www.smithfhinc.com Smith Funeral Home/894-2266

CARAVELLA, Dorothy M. 73, of Brooksville, died Jan. 22, 2008. She is survived by her loving family. Turner Funeral Home 352-9796-9661 turnerfuneralandcremation.com

CAREY, Irene Memorial service, Saturday 1:30 pm at Edward McRae Memorial Chapel. No family wake service. "A McRae Service"

CHAUNCEY, Margaret Jeanette 73, of Clearwater, passed away Jan. 22, at Northside Hospital, St.Petersburg. She was born in Midland City, AL, and worked as a bookkeeper for K-Mart for 18 years. She was raised Baptist and was a 1953 graduate of Largo High School. She was the loving wife of Robert Sr. for 53 years; loving mother to Robert Jr. and Bonnie (Robert) Cline-Fleming, and loving grandmother to Jacqueline Cline. She is also survived by a brother, Jerrell Kirkland; and 2 sisters, Grace Henson and Quida Deal. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, 11:30 am until the service at 1 pm at the funeral home, 693 S Belcher Rd., Clearwater. Burial following, Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater, FL. Moss Feaster Funeral Home Belcher Road Chapel Clearwater/562-2070

CLEMONS, Lance L. 60, of Brooksville, died Jan. 22, 2008. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he moved to Florida in 1975. He enjoyed a professional baseball career in the 1970s, playing for several teams including the Boston Red Sox and the Kansas City Royals. He was a teacher and coach at Springstead High School, before becoming a dedicated employee of UPS for 20 years, until his retirement. He was placed in Radnor High School (PA) Hall of Fame in 2006, and in West Chester University (PA) Hall of Fame in 1992. He graduated from West Chester University in 1969. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Linda; daughters, Tandra and Rebecca; grandchildren, Nicholas, Laney, and Hunter Lance; and brother, Aubrey. He was dearly loved by all who knew him. A Memorial Service will be held St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2301 Deltona Blvd., Spring Hill, on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.

COCKAYNE, Joseph E. "Ted" 76, of St. Petersburg, passed away Jan. 20. He moved to St. Petersburg from Seekonk, MA. He worked as a manager in the natural gas industry and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by his wife, Betty; daughter, Lisa Jackson, of St. Petersburg; son, David, of Safety Harbor; brother, Bill, of Seekonk, MA; and grandchildren, Shelby & Brandon. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Joan. Services will be at Bay Pines at a later date. ALifeTribute FuneralCare Largo Chapel

CRUTS, ARTHUR W. 60, died January 10, 2008 in Quitman, GA. He served in the US Army in Vietnam. He is survived by his son Brian, Clearwater; brother James Dixon, Columbus, NJ; sister Mary Johnson, Hoschton, GA; sister Judith Jaleen, Hudson; and 2 nieces and a nephew. A memorial service will take place on February 16, 2008 in Quitman, GA.

DAUM, Margaret M. 101, of Dunedin, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2008. She is survived by nephew, Ray Tobin, Massillon, OH; sister, Grace Tobin, Brooklyn, NY. Curlew Hills Funeral Home

DEDRICK, George W. 84, passed away Jan. 19, 2008. A Memorial Service will take place on Jan. 23, 2 pm, at First Presbyterian Church in Zephyrhills. Marsicano-B. Marion Reed Stowers

FERBER, Florence H. 83, Sarasota, formerly of St. Petersburg, and Dayton, OH, died Jan. 16, 2008. Survivors include her sister, Geraldine Comfort, of Sarasota; & brother in law Norman Comfort. A long-time friend, Henry "Bud" Morgan, preceded her in death. Memorial donations may be made to TideWell Hospice and Palliative Care, 5955 Rand Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34238.

FIELDS, Gertrude 90, of St. Petersburg, died Jan. 20, 2008, at home. She is survived by her loving family. ALifeTribute FuneralCare Gulfport Chapel

FISHER, John H. Jr. of Largo passed away Jan. 22, 2008 at Tierra Pines Nursing Center. He is survived by his loving family.

FONTENOT, Gus 57, died Jan. 21, 2008. He was born Feb. 19, 1951. Survivors include 5 sisters, all of Eunice, LA. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 pm, at Shepherd's Heart Ministries, 2141 Main St., Ste. R., Dunedin, FL, 727-734-8273/www.shmonline.com

FONTENOT, Gus 57, died Jan. 21, 2008. He was born Feb. 19, 1951. Survivors include 5 sisters, all of Eunice, LA. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 pm, at Shepherd's Heart Ministries, 2141 Main St., Ste. R., Dunedin, FL, 727-734-8273/www.shmonline.com

FOX, Eliza "Marie" Born in Morgan-town, WV; she moved to St. Petersburg in 1949, was a member of Faith Church; DAV Women's Aux. and WV Society. A true child of God; a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, partner and friend. Funeral Services will be 12 noon, Friday, Jan. 25, at Faith Church, 6646 1st Ave. So. Interment will follow at Skyway Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends 11 am until service time. Online obit and guestbook at www.davidcgross.com David C. Gross Funeral Homes 6366 Central Ave./727-381-4911

GREENLEE, Walter R. III 61, of Treasure Island, died Jan. 22, 2008, at home. Survived by sister, Elizabeth Waldschmidt and family. Neptune Society 727-789-6911

GROCHAN, Richard V. 85, of Palm Harbor, died Jan. 23, 2008. He came here in 1983 from Farmington, MI. Born in Sleepy Hollow, NY, he retired from Chevrolet Division of General Motors after 42 years of service, where he was a Manager of Material Handling & Production Control. He was an Army Engineering Veteran in WWII, serving in the South Pacific. He was a member of St. Alfred's Episcopal Church in Palm Harbor for many years, and was active in community service in Andover section of Highland Lakes. Survivors include his wife, Lurena; two daughters, Susan Bunder, GA, Dorothy Duke, NC; two sons; Richard Jr., Miami Beach, Donald, NJ; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Internment-Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Richard Grochan Memorial Fund at Alfred's Episcopal Church in Palm Harbor. A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, Jan. 25, at 10 am, at St. Alfred's Episcopal Church in Palm Harbor. Moss Feaster Funeral Home Palm Harbor/727-562-2090

GUSKI, Charles N. 63, of Seminole, died Jan. 20, 2008. Survived by wife, Myra; and many friends and family. In lieu of flowers, make donations to The Lupus Society. National Cremation Society

HARDY, Terry 45, of St. Petersburg, passed away Jan. 19, at home. He is survived by wife, Anne; mother, Peggy Corbin; and mother-in-law, Kirsten Brinch. ALifeTribute FuneralCare - Largo

HARRIS, Kevin Q. 44, passed away unexpectedly at his home in St. Petersburg on Jan. 9, 2008. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 1 pm, Saturday, Jan. 26, at Good Shepherd Chapel, 2600½ 1st Ave S, St. Petersburg. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Gulfcoast Oncology Foundation 1201 Fifth Ave. N #505, St. Petersburg, FL 33705.

HAWKSLEY, June E. 87, of Oldsmar, passed away on Jan. 18, 2008. Born in Detroit, she moved to Citrus Springs in 1979, and came to Oldsmar in 2003, following the deaths of her husband Humphrey and son, Lawrence. She is survived by her son, Rick (Carol), of Wills Point, TX; nieces, Carol (Jerry) Moore, Diane Koran, both of Oldsmar, and Kathy Barowitz, of Tallahassee; and 5 grandnieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at 11 am, on Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Bethel Lutheran Church, 3166 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater, FL 33761. In lieu of flowers, a memorial in June's name to Hospice of Florida Suncoast would be greatly appreciated by her family.

HEINTZ, Ralph Roy 80, of Palm Harbor, passed away at his residence Monday, Jan 21. He was Christian. He is survived by his wife of 6 years, Jamie Ebbert-Heintz; son, Roy Heintz (Sharon Heintz), of Flintstone, GA; stepsons, Sprigg Ebbert, of Nashville, TN, Jamie Ebbert, of Dunedin; daughters, Janet Heintz, of Clearwater, Laura Heintz-Garcia, of Marietta, GA; stepdaughters, Edie Dopking, of O'Dessa, Elizabeth Sogliero, of New Port Richey; and granddaughter, Sarah Ann Heintz, of Flintstone, GA. Moss Feaster Funeral Home

HORBACEWICZ, George 86, of Tampa, passed away Jan. 20, 2008. He is survived by a sister; children, Alice, Helen, Christine, Patricia, George, Christopher, Richard. Boza & Roel Funeral Home

HOWINGTON, Ruth A. 50, died Jan, 21, 2008, at Community Hospital. Survived by husband, Tommy; three brothers and sisters. North/Meadowlawn Funeral Home New Port Richey/727-849-9281

IRVIN, Robert H. 84, of Spring Hill, died Jan. 21. A Memorial Service will he held Friday, at 3 pm, at the chapel on Commercial Way. Turner FH/352-597-9510 turnerfuneralandcremation.com

JAMES, Sakae 82, of St Petersburg, FL, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, under Hospice care. She was born in Japan and moved to the United States in 1958. She is preceded in death by her husband, Alex. She is survived by her sister, Sotomi Ota and family in Japan; her nephew, Jerry Gregg and wife, Barbara, and their son, Jacob; her sister-in-law, Patricia Walls, and her daughter, Laura, her husband, Stan, and children, Janice & Jennifer; her sister-in-law, Dona Brown; nephews, Don Brown and wife, Karen, and child, Meghan, and Jim Brown and wife, Debbie, and their children, Lisa Marie, Rachel & Emily; and great neighbors & friends. Memorial Park Funeral Home 5750 49th Street North St Petersburg, FL 33709 memorialparkfuneralhome.com

JUSTICE, Janice Lee passed away Jan. 15, 2008. She is survived by her husband, Warren; children, Charles, Warren Jr., Jonda, Adrianne, Jackie and Lynda. Stowers - Brandon

KELLOGG, Selma Depe 92, of Dunedin, passed away Jan. 20, 2008, at Gardens at Dunedin. She was a homemaker. Survived by niece, Carol Kaltanbach, Spring Hill. Eternal Rest Memories Park

KIMLEY, Dorothy Whittaker "Dot" 80, of New Port Richey, died Jan. 22. Survived by husband, Wallace; children, Walter, and Diane Davidson; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grands. Dobies Funeral Home - Hudson

MACKIERNAN, Vivian Mamie 86, of Brandon, passed away Jan. 22, 2008. Survived by children, Douglas, Judith, Meredith, Janice. Visitation 9 am, Jan. 26, Stowers Brandon Chapel. Funeral 10 am.

MARIETTA, Michael A Celebration of Life will be held on Feb. 2, from 2-6 pm, at the home of Jill Marietta. The family requests that donations be made to the National Brain Tumor Foundation, or Tug McGraw (TUG) Foundation in memory of Michael Marietta.

MARKY, Mabel F. 103, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, at Marliere Care Center. Make memorial contributions to Hernando-Pasco Hospice, 12107 Majestic Blvd., Hudson, FL 34667. North/Meadowlawn Funeral Home New Port Richey/727-849-9281

MARSHALL, Rita 92, of Tampa passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Survived by son, John; daughter, Elizabeth. Funeral mass will be 1 pm Jan. 26 at St. Stephen Catholic Church.

MARX, Albert V. passed away Jan. 19, 2008. Survived by wife, Carol; and 6 children. Memorial Jan. 27, 4 pm, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, Seffner. Stowers - Brandon

McCLINTOCK, Watson L. 90, of Spring Hill, passed away Jan. 23, 2008, at Hernando Care Center. He is survived by his wife, Alberta; and his nephew, Neil. National Cremation Society

McCRYSTAL, Constance S. (nee Wilson) age 57, of Port Richey, formerly of Thorofare, NJ, died Jan. 17, 2008, after a lengthy illness. Connie was raised in Thorofare, NJ, and graduated West Deptford High School in 1968. She lived in several areas of the United States before settling in Florida. She was Regional Coordinator and Office Manager at Davita Inc., New Port Richey. Survived by her children, Damon (Courtney) McCrystal, of Winter Haven, Matthew & Michael, of Port Richey; her parents, Alfred Wilson, of Port Richey and Myrtis Marie Prinz, of New Port Richey; brother, Ronald (Cindy) Wilson, of Thorofare; a grandson, Gage Damon McCrystal; and 2 nieces and nephews. Also survived by longtime companion, Francis McCrystal, of Auburndale, FL. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at 2 pm, at National Cremation Society, 13011 US Highway 19, Hudson, FL 34667.

MIKOSZ, Joseph A. 81, of Spring Hill, died Jan. 23, 2008. He is survived by his wife, Loretta Mikosz. Holloway Funeral Home Inc. Oldsmar, FL/813-855-2439

MOSS, Vivian W. Jr. 94, of St. Petersburg, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008. He moved to the area in 1969 from Edison, NJ, after retiring from Ashlund Oil Co. as a Chemical Engineer in 1968. He is survived by sons, Viv Moss III, of St. Pete Beach, Douglass Moss, of Seminole; 3 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Services will be held at 2 pm, Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Beach Memorial Chapel, visitation will be one hour prior to services. Beach Memorial Chapel St. Pete Beach, FL/727-360-5577

MURASSO, Michelle Died Jan. 19, 2008, at home. She is survived by her mother Doris Murasso, of St. Petersburg; her sister, Sandy McGrath, St. Pete Beach; a brother, Alan Murasso, Miami; and one niece and nephew. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Feb. 2, 12:00-2:00 pm at Billy's Stone Crab and Lobster, One Colany Road, Tierra Verde.

MURASSO, Roxanne "Roxi" Died Jan. 18, 2008, at St. Anthony's Hospital. she is survived by her mother, Doris Murasso, of St. Petersburg; her sister, Sandy McGrath, St. Pete Beach; a brother, Alan Murasso, Miami; and one niece and nephew. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Feb. 2, 12:00-2:00 pm, at Billy's Stone Crab and Lobster, One Colany Road, Tierra Verde.

NASWORTHY, Elbert William 79, of Plant City, died Jan. 22, 2008. Survived by wife, Thelma; children, Pastor Elbert Jr. & Sue. Service Jan. 25, 2 pm, Myrtle Lake Church. loylessfuneralhome.com

OAKLEY, Alfred J. 75, of Clearwater, died Jan. 23, 2008, at his residence. There are no known survivors. ALifeTribute FuneralCare Largo Chapel/727-559-7793

PAIGE, Gary R. 55, of Madeira Beach, passed away on Jan 19, 2008, at Hospice Woodside. He was born in Lancaster, NH, and moved to Florida as a young man. He served honorably in the U.S. Navy for 4 years aboard the USS America and the USS Independence. He loved his family and remains in their hearts. He is survived by his mother Jean; brothers, Scott and Clayton; sister, Kim Barbera; and good friend, LZ Mahoney. A Memorial Service will be at Bay Pines Veterans Cemetery Jan. 31, 12:45pm. The family requests donations to Hospice of the Florida Suncoast.

PEREZ-HERNANDEZ, Juan 62, of Port Richey, died Jan. 20, 2008. Juan is survived by his son, Juan; and his daughter, Jeanette. Dobies Funeral Home 727-868-4441

PRICE, Charles Richard Jr. 29, of Bradenton, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008. He moved to Bradenton in 2005 from his native Gainesville where he was a pipe fitter for a fire sprinkler company. He was a member of Family Fellowship Center, St. Petersburg. He is survived by his daughter, Alexis; his father, Charles R. Price Sr., of Tallahassee; his mother, Gigi Stephansen; his sister, Kaley M. Price; and his maternal grandfather, Salvatore Cantatore, all of White Plains, NY. A Memorial Service will be held at 6 pm, Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Family Fellowship Center. Online memorial and guestbook can be viewed at: www.gunterfuneralhome.com E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home

RINGUETTE, Mary R. 93, passed away Jan. 15, 2008. Survived by her son, Thomas McLaughlin and loving family. Mass 10 am, Jan. 26, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Stowers - Brandon

RIVERS, Felicia B. 88, of Tampa, passed away Jan. 22, 2008. She is survived by her loving family. Funeral Service Jan. 25, 11 am, at Hodges Family Funeral Home, with visitation one hour prior.

ROMAN, Manuel M. Jr. 89, of Tampa, passed away Jan. 16, 2008. Survived by siblings, Joe, Julia; and children, Norma, Delma, Vivian and Ralph. www.floridamortuary.net

ROSS, Joyce L. 61 of Brandon died Jan. 14. Survived by, son, Robert; daughter, Jody; grandson, Joshua; Inurnment will be 11 am, Jan. 26, Floral Memory Gardens, Dade City.

ROULSTON, Norman 102, died Jan. 10, 2008, in Lompoc, CA. Born in Donegal, Ireland, he lived in Philadelphia, PA, for 52 years; New Port Richey for 20 years; and Lompoc for 4 years.He was a retired watchmaker and member of the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church.He was predeceased by Kathleen, his wife of 75 years; daughter, Geraldine Scott; sons, Robert and James. He is survived by sons, Norman, Lompoc and John, Tucson, AZ; daughter, Dr. Kathleen Montemayor, New Port Richey; brother, Herbert, Donegal; 14 grandchildren; and 20 great-grand children.

SAARANEN, Nathalia F. 83, of Largo, passed away Jan. 21, 2008. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at 1 pm, at National Cremation Society, 4945 E Bay Dr., Clearwater, FL.

SALINS, Ludis A. 89, of Safety Harbor, died Jan. 10, at his home. He was an accountant and member of the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of St. Petersburg. Gee & Sorensen/323-5111

SANTIAGO, Providencia 84, of Tampa, passed away Jan. 21, 2008. Visitation Jan. 24, 7-9 pm, at Faith Tabernacle of Tampa, Funeral Jan. 25, at the Church, at 9:30 am. gardenofmemoriestampa.com

SCHMICK, William G. 85, of Tampa. The angels came to take him to be with the Lord on Jan. 22, 2008. He was born June, 1 1922, to Charles F. and Elsie K. Schmick in Steelton, PA. He graduated from John Harris High School in Harrisburg, PA, and later from Lehigh University. He was very proud to have served in the United States Marine Corps during WWII. For most of his career he worked for Hewlett Packard in the Washington, D.C. area in Government Relations. After retiring, he relocated to Sarasota, and then later to Tampa in 1994. He was a devout Christian and loved teaching Sunday School. He was preceded in by his parents; his first wife, Jean E. (Shearer) Schmick; and his second wife, Helen L. (Zinkham, Petcovic) Schmick. He is survived by his daughters, Cynthia Schmick Robbins and Kymberly A. Schaefer; son-in-law, Walter W. Robbins Jr.; brother, Donald Schmick; sister-in-law, Helen Schmick; his beloved granddaughters, Torey Schaefer Barr and Casey Schaefer and the pride and joy of his life, great-grandson, Aiden Barr. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at 4 pm, at Keystone Presbyterian Church, 7509 Van Dyke Road, Odessa, FL 33556, 813-920-5180. At a later date, a Graveside Service and Memorial Service will be held in Bethesda, MD. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in his name to Keystone Presbyterian Church. For service inquiries and online condolences go to www.blountcurry.com Blount & Curry Funeral Home Carrollwood Chapel/813-968-2231

SCHWANDER, Dewaine E. 69, of Brooksville, died Jan. 22. Born in Boyens City, MI, moved to Florida in 1969. Survived by 7 children; 14 grandchildren; and 2 sisters. National Cremation Society

SCHWERDTFEGER, Susie Batten 81, of Brooksville, died on Jan. 22, 2008, at Heartland, of Brooksville. She is survived by her nieces and her nephews. Turner FH/352-796-3588

SINGLETARY, Suzanne L. 44, passed Jan. 8, 2008. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 11 am, at Cyprus Meadows Community Church, 812 N McMullen Booth Rd., Clearwater, FL. She is formerly of Tarpon Springs, FL, and is survived by her husband, Steven Singletary; daughter, Emily Singletary, of the home; mother, Judith Wright-Cummings and husband, Michael, of St. Petersburg; father, Michael Lopes and wife, Beverly, of Spring Hill, FL; sister, Linda Lemieux and husband, Michael, of Charlottesville, VA; brother, Jeffrey Johnson and wife, Gabriela, of Lutz, FL; nieces, nephews and cousins. Donations may be made to Dedicated To The Fight Fund, Care of the Cancer Centers of North Carolina, 4101 Macon Pond Road, Raleigh, NC 27607. Condolences may be made to the family at: www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com

SMITH, Robert F. (Bob) "Smitty" 78, of Palm Harbor, formerly of Tonawanda, NY, passed away Jan. 17, 2008. Having worked in the food industry in western New York, he retired to Florida in 1996, where he was active in the Highlands Lakes Community and Golf Association. Survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Shirley (Rychlik); son, Shawn, of Grand Island, NY; daughter, Kellee Iannucci, of Tarpon Springs; and 4 grandchildren. Bob was known for his witty sense of humor and for being a passionate fan of both the Buffalo Bills & the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He took pride in his children and grandchildren, and always enjoyed life's plea-sures with his wife and family.

SOSA, Gilberto "Smokey" passed away Jan. 22, 2008. He is survived by daughters, Cherrie, Carol, Yvonne, Gail. Memorial Jan. 26, 1 pm, at First Baptist Church of Palm Harbor. Stowers - Brandon

STECH, Genevieve Mariette "GiGi" 79, of New Port Richey, died Jan. 21. Survived by husband, Norman; daughter, Malikah; brother; grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Dobies Funeral Home - Hudson

STREETT, Glenn W. "Wayne" 61, recently of Bayonet Point, went gently to rest on Jan. 21, ending a long and courageous struggle with complications from diabetes. A native of Jacksonville, Wayne is survived by a caring and devoted mother, Ethel Streett, of Bayonet Point; a son, Christopher Streett (Jennifer), of Jacksonville; a granddaughter, Alyssa Renee Streett; and 2 sisters, Dr. Susan E. Hughes, of Knoxville, TN, and Sallie D. Skipper (Curtis), of New Port Richey. A Service will be held Feb. 2, 11 am, at the chapel of Faupel Funeral Home, the Rev. David Henderson presiding. Faupel Funeral Home 727-849-9964

SUPPA, Joseph V. 78, of Brandon, passed away Jan. 21, 2008. Visitation today 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm, at Serenity Meadows Funeral Home. Mass Jan. 25, 11 am, at St. Francis Church in Seffner.

TOMLINSON, Marrio 21 of St. Petersburg, died Jan. 20, 2008 at Bayfront Medical Center. A native of St. Petersburg, he attended St. Petersburg High School and was active with several Little League Football Teams Co-owner of Lovely Ladies Hair Salon. Survived by mother, Valerie L. Neal; father, Terrance Tomlinson; sisters, VaTazia, Ebony and Ellishia Tomlinson, Keosha Lemon, Earmetra and Earmya; brothers, Terrio Tomlinson and Ashton Lemon; Maternal grandparents Perman Neal (Alberta); paternal grandparents, Harold Hodges (Alice); companion, Venesha Dorsey. Funeral service Sat., Jan.26, 11 am St. John Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation Friday, Jan 25, 3-5 pm at the funeral home, family will receive friends 6 pm at St. John Church. Obituary/guestbook www.smithfhinc.com Smith Funeral Home/894-2266

TRENTACOSTE, Jennie 85, of Dunedin, went to be with the Lord, Jan. 21. She was born in NewYork and moved from Garfield, NJ to Florida. She is survived by her beloved husband, Joseph, of 59 years; 2 devoted daughters, Maria (David) Foran of Palm Harbor, Serena (Craig) Mackie of Largo, and loving granddaughter, Denine Mackie of Jacksonville. Her joy was her family. Memorial Service at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Sunset Point Rd, Clearwater, Saturday, Jan. 26, 11 am.

TURNER, Johnny G. Jr. 58, of Clewiston, passed away Jan. 19, 2008. He is survived by his loving wife, children, and grandchildren. Words of comfort may be expressed at gardenofmemoriestampa.com

TYREE, William D. Sr. "Dewey" 68, of Tampa, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Gloria Tyree; The Hero to his daughter, Denise; 2 sons, William Jr. and Timothy; 2 daughters-in-law, Jill & Tracey; 8 grandchildren, Katrina, Tiffany, Alyssa, Robert, Jonathon, Timothy Jr., Rachelle & Taylor; 4 great-grandchildren, Miranda, Dathan, Taylia & Abigail; 3 brothers; and 2 sisters. He is survived by many nieces and nephews. He will live forever in our hearts. Serenity Meadows Funeral Home/813-677-9494

WEAKS, Morris Eugene 69, of New Port Richey, died Monday, Jan. 21. Survived by wife; 2 sons; 3 daughters; 2 brothers; 1 sister; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grands. Downing FH/352-684-5334

WINTERBOTTOM, Thomas 90, of Hudson, died Jan. 17, 2008. He was a truck driver and was born in Indiana. He is survived by son, John. Arlington Funeral Home

YEATTER, Mary Smith 92, of North Manchester, IN, passed away Jan. 16, 2008, at the Timbercrest Healthcare Center. She earned her bachelor's degree from Manchester College in 1960 and her master's degree from Ball State University. She was active at the Pasadena Community Church while residing in Gulfport during retirement. Mary taught fifth grade in Manchester Community Schools for 17 years, retiring in 1977. She was preceded in death by her husband, David B. Yeatter; 3 brothers; 5 sisters; and granddaughter, Adrienne Brown. Mary is survived by daughters, Ann Y. Hammer, of Perth, Australia, Susan Y. Brown, of Columbia, MD, Jane A. Yeatter, of Harrisburg, PA, and Nancy (Randy) Sare, of Roann, IN; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be Feb. 2, 2008. Memorial donations may be sent to the David B. & Mary S. Yeatter Scholarship Fund, Manchester College, 604 E College Ave., North Manchester, IN 46962. Arrangements entrusted to: DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary North Manchester, IN Condolences may be emailed to delaughtermckee.com

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