ALBRECHT, Ethyle Marie 88, of John Call Road, Ellijay, GA, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Albrecht was born Nov. 14, 1922 in Chicago, IL, daughter of the late James Klouzer and Mildred Neushardt Klouzer. Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Starks of Ellijay, GA; a son, Craig Albrecht of Lake Panasoffkee; 2 grandsons, Ian Albrecht and Michael Shepard; 4 great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday May 12th at 12 pm at the Owen Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Jones officiating. Interment will follow at 2 pm at the Georgia National Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 11 until 12 at Owen Funeral Home. Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to sign the online register book and post tributes.Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, SE, Cartersville, GA, has charge of the arrangements.
ALLEN, Lucy B. 81, of Port Richey, died May 7, 2011. Survived by son, David B. Allen; daughter, Ann C. Allen; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. Faupel Funeral Home/849-9964
ANTHES, Lawrence E. 88, of Gulfport, died Sunday, May 8, 2011, at Hospice House Woodside. Born in Mountainside, NJ, he came here in 1976 from New Hope, PA. He attended Liberty High School in Bethlehem, PA and he was a United States Air Force veteran. He served in the Berlin Airlift, during the Cold War and in the Vietnam Conflict. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence A. and Marion Anthes; sons, William and Michael Anthes. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Beatrice; sons, Leonard and Richard and their families; daughters, Kathleen and Susan and her family. Services will be private. ALifeTribute FuneralCare - Gulfport
ARANGO, John 86, of Bayonet Point, died May 7, 2011, survived by sons, John W., Robert Big B. and Raymond J. Arrangements by Neptune Society
BACHMAN, Norman 87, of New Port Richey, passed peacefully on May 9. He will be missed by his children, Merle of Louisville, KY and Gregg of Crystal Beach; by his grandchildren, Shayna and Elayna; his daughter-in-law Sherrie Teddy; his sisters, Ruth Weinberg of Sarasota and Addie Myers of Atlanta and friends. He was preceded in death by his brother, Al. The owner/operator for many years of Gulfcoast Pools of Hudson, Norm was a proud WWII veteran of the Army Air Corps and served his country with distinction with the 9th Air Force 373 Fighter Group, which received battle honors for their part in the Allied advance in 1945: the crossing of the Rhine. He loved golf (often beating men half his age), movies and reading, especially with his friends at BAM in New Port Richey. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 12, at 4 pm at Dobies Funeral Home, Tarpon Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HPH Hospice, 727-942-0515. dobiesfuneralhome.com
BARR, Ralph W. Jr. 97, of Palm Harbor, passed away May 9, 2011. He was born in Akron, OH and moved to Florida in 1973. He is survived by his daughters, Peggy Rinehart, husband Marc, Karen Lowe, husband Rusty; four grandsons; five great-grandchildren and sister, Jeanette Swires. A memorial service will be held at St. Mark's Village on Friday, May 13, 2011 at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Suncoast Hospice Foundation, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33760 or Alzheimer's Association Florida Gulf Coast, 14010 Roosevelt Blvd, Suite 709, Clearwater, Florida 33762. www.curlewhills.com
BARSHEFSKY, Miriam R. of Rockville, MD, passed away May 9, 2011. Beloved wife of the late Gustave Barshefsky; devoted mother of Annette B. (Donald) Weinshank, Alvin (Nita) Barshefsky, Charlene Barshefsky (Edward Cohen) and the late Seymour L. Barshefsky. Graveside services will be held on Thursday, May 12th, 3 pm at Chapel Hill Memorial Park, 12905 Wild Acres Road, Largo. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hadassah of St. Petersburg, 300 - 58th St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33710. Guestbook at davidcgross.com David C. Gross Funeral Homes 6366 Central Ave / 727-381-4911
BINGEL, Robert 58, passed away May 8. He is survived by brother, Floyd Bingel. Downing Funeral Home
BRAUER, Heinz "Henry" 86, of Hudson, died May 9, 2011. Survived by a loving family. Service May 13, 2011, 6 pm at Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home.
BROGAN, William Patrick Jr. 59, died on May 8, 2011. He is survived by daughter, Lindsay Brogan-Lupo; brother, Michael; and sisters, Colleen and Kathy. Internationalfuneralhome.com
BUSCHENA, Arnold J. Jr (Arnie), 90, of Clearwater, passed away May 6, 2011. He was born in Winthrop, Mass. and was a veteran of WWII, severing in the U.S. Army Air Forces. He graduated from the University of Maine with a B.S. degree. He came to St. Pete in 1951 and came to Clearwater in 2001. He worked for Florida Power Corp; retiring after 31 years as a Transmissions Project Engineer. He was a 50 year volunteer in the B.S.A., were he held the Wood Badge and Silver Beaver Award. Survived by 2 sons Arnold J. III, Jacksonville, Paul F., Irvington, KY and a step-son Franklin C. Bowman, Clearwater. He had six grand children and eight great grand children.
BUSTERNA, James 95, of New Port Richey, died May 8th. Survived by wife, Connie; daughters, Rosemarie Fontana, Diane Gallo, and Janice Mulvey; 5 grands; 11 great grands. Morgan Funeral Home
CAMORATA, Gladys Passed away on May 6, 2011. Survivors include son, Skip Conover; and family. Graveside will be held on May 11, at 11 am at FL National Cemetery, Bushnell. Brewer & Sons
CARAYIANIS, George J. 77, of Thonotosassa, died May 6. Survived by beloved partner, Carol; stepson, Glenn Pearson (Linda), & family; sister, Kay Martin, & family. National Cremation
COBLE, Luther J. 86, Dunedin, died May 8. Survived by Rita wife of 21 years; stepson, William; step- grand, Alissa; step great-grand, Savannah; nieces & nephews incl. Nancy & James.
CONCRA, Marc A. 39, of Hudson, died May 8. He is survived by his mother, Sandra; father, Anthony; and wife, Yin Feng Liang. www.prevattfuneralhome.com
COPENSKY, Mary Elizabeth Age 80, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Compassionate Care Hospice/St. Clare's Hospital, Dover, NJ. Born in Dover, she was raised in Wharton, NJ and lived in Dover since 1948. She also wintered in Clearwater. She was predeceased by her husband Wallace "Wally" Copensky in 2006 and her brother William J. Dee in 2010. Survived by son James and his wife Janet of Deerfield Beach, FL; two grandchildren: Cory and Christy of Deerfield Beach; two sisters, Eleanor Nobile and Margaret Rossi and her husband Robert of NJ; also several nieces, nephews, great-nieces & great-nephews.
CORTES, Miguel A. 76, passed away on May 8, 2011 in Tampa. Gonzalez Funeral Home 813-931-1833. www.gonzalezfuneral.com
CREPEAU, Helen C. 59, of St. Petersburg, passed away May 7, 2011 at Moffitt Cancer Center. She is survived by her companion of 21 years, Lawrence Medeiros and 10 brothers & sisters.
CUNNINGHAM, Maj. Jimmie D., USAF (Ret), 68, of Brandon, passed away May 6, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife of 40 years, Natividad "Naty" Cunningham. He is survived by his daughter, Cheryl; his son, Mark and his wife, Lisa; brother, Stanley and his wife, Thea; sister, Barbara McGuire; and three nieces and one nephew. The family will receive friends at Stowers Funeral Home for visitation at 6 pm, Thursday, May 12, 2011, followed by a celebration of Jimmie's life at 7 pm. Interment will be at 1:30 pm, Friday, May 13, 2011, at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell.
CUROL, Bernard E. 93, passed away May 9, 2011. Son of John and Anna Curol, he was born Dec. 18, 1917, in Maspeth, New York. He was a retired New York City policeman. He was predeceased by his wife of 67 years, Lillian. He is survived by three children, 8 grandchildren, 19 greatgrandchildren. Services will be conducted 2 pm, Friday May 13, 2011 at Stowers Funeral Home. Family will receive friends 6-8 pm, Thursday, May 12, 2011 at the funeral home.
DARDINI, Michael Andrew 34, of Clearwater, died Friday, May 6, 2011, at home. He is survived by his wife, Tracy; children Lilly and Caid and a loving family. ALifeTribute-Largo
DAYTON, Dorothy E. 87 of St. Petersburg passed away Thursday, April 7, 2011. A member of Holy Cross Catholic Church and the Women's Club, Mrs. Dayton was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Dayton: brothers, Joe, Francis, Kenny, William and Andrew Denick. She is survived by her loving children, Penni Murray and her husband, Donnie, Leonard Dayton and his wife, Jane; loving sister to Patsy Lybolt. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Holy Cross Catholic Church 7851-54th Ave. No, St. Petersburg, FL 33709 on Saturday, May 14, 2011 at 10 am. Interment will be held private at a later date. We will be having a memorial brunch at the church in her honor. Dottie loved to travel all throughout her life. She was kind and generous to everyone she met. She loved life and she loved her grilled cheese sandwiches. Always on our minds....and forever in our hearts....We Love You Mom
DIMICK, Norma Ann 76, Inverness, died May 8, 2011. Arrangements for private cremation by Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home With Crematory
DUNKEL, Darwin L. 72, died May 9. He served honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps. Burial will be at 9:15, May 13, at Bay Pines National Cemetery with Honors. Gee & Sorensen Funeral Home
EADY, Jimmie Millard Jr. 73, of Miami, formerly of Oldsmar, died May 7. Survived by his loving family. Services 10 am, May 14 at Holloway FH/Oldsmar, burial Seffner Cemetery, Seffner.
EDWARDS, Edward of Spring Hill, died May 8, 2011. Survived by daughters, Cindy and Laurie. Final resting place, Bay Pines National Cemetery. Dobies FH/ Hudson 727-868-4441
ERDMAN, H. Douglas 58, of Largo, died May 7, 2011 at home. Graduated from Syracuse University with Bachelor and Master's Degrees in Public Administration. IT Director of MIS for Boley Centers, St. Petersburg. Life Scout and longtime active Leader and Voice of the Eagle for Troop 371. Survived by wife, Ruth; sons, Eric Douglas and Kirk David; mother, Grace; sister, Lucy. Memorial Service 2 pm, Sunday, May 15, 2011 at Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs. Memorial Donations appreciated for the Boley Centers: 445 31st St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33713. Hubbell Funeral Home 727-584-7671 www.hubbellfuneralhome.com
FLINN, Stephen R. 70, passed away May 8, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Suzanne; 2 sons, James and Michael; 6 grandchildren; and 3 sisters. National Cremation Society
GEE, Jack Atwell 76, of Tampa, passed away Friday, April 22, 2011. He was born May 20, 1934 in Petersburg, VA to Freddie B. and Mary E. Wright Gee. Before Jack retired he worked in retail sales. He is survived by his many friends. Words of comfort may be expressed at floridamortuary.com 813-237-2900
GEEGAN, William R. 88, passed away April 23, 2011 at Edward White Hospital. Born 1923 in Hibbing, MN, came to St. Petersburg in 1927. He was a retired WO1 in the Army Reserve. Survived by nephews Don, Jerry and Jim, niece Karen Reagan. Services Woodlaw Memorial Gardens at a later date.
GEIGER, Vincenza "Vinnie" 72, passed away May 9. Visitation, May 12, 12-3 pm and 6-8 pm, at Turner FH, 14360 Spring Hill Dr. Mass, May 13, 9:30 am, St. Frances Cabrini Church.
GIBSON, Glen 55, of Hudson, died May 9. Survived by wife, Linda; daughter, Nicole; mother, Linda; brothers & sisters. Dobies FH, Congress St. 841-7555 dobiesfuneralhome.com
GLAZE, Francis W. Jr. "Frank" passed peacefully into God's loving arms on May 4, 2011. He is survived by his wife Marguerite (Garie) Glaze; his children Gloria G. Brown (Colora, MD), Mark Glaze (Stevensville, MD), Dawn G. Riggins (Woodbridge, VA), and John Glaze (Chaparral, NM). Other survivors include his sister Ruthanna Lehnert (Havre De Grace, MD) and Norman Glaze (Tifton, GA). Seven grandchildren, along with his nieces and nephews and respective spouses were all loved by him. He was a Chemical Engineer graduate of the University of Maryland. He was a World War II decorated veteran assigned to the U.S. Army, 8th Infantry 4th Division as a Major. Following the war he worked for the DuPont Company 37-1/2 years. Upon retirement he operated his own consulting business (Industrial Associates Inc.), served on two vestries in PA/DE, belonged to the American Chemical Society, participated in the Lion's Club of DE/PA and worked for SCORE in Florida. A memorial service will be held at St. John's Episcopal Church in Clearwater on May 14th at 11 am. Burial services will follow in St. John's Memorial Garden. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to St. John's Memorial Fund or Suncoast Hospice. National Cremation/Clearwater
GREEN, Ellen L. 86, New Port Richey, died May 8. Survived by daughters, Cheri, Jackie & Bonnie; several sisters, 10 grands and 6 great- grands. Dobies Funeral Home, Holiday, 727-937-7555
GUNTER, Annie Jo 58, of Brooksville, passed away May 1. She is survived by 3 daughters, Heather, Lavinna, & Darlene. Brewer & Sons / 352-796-4991
HAGERMAN, Laura J. 52, of Thonotosassa, passed away April 28, 2011 Survived by daughter Lauren; brother Edward Rich and former husband Scott. Memorial services 7 pm Thursday, May 12, Fellowship Baptist Church, 13515 N Hwy 301, Thonotosassa, FL. Memorial contributions to Fellowship Baptist Church.
HANNA, Robert Tommy 63, passed away on May 9, 2011. An Air Force Veteran. He is survived by his loving wife, Maureen; son, Robert (Marianne) Hanna, daughter, Terri (Sean) Montgomery; brothers, James and Joe Hanna; sisters, Becky Riggs and Jean Clayton; 5 grand- children, Megan and Kelly Montgomery, Robin, Maureen and Sean Hanna. A visitation will be held Sunday May 15th from 1-3 and 5-7. The service will be held on Monday at 11 am at the funeral home chapel with burial to take place at Florida National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Veterans Administration. Visit www.prevattfuneralhome.com.
HAYES, James L. 55, passed away on March 22, 2011. Mr. Hayes was a homeless veteran. A funeral service will take place at 10 am Thursday, May 12, 2011, at Wells Memorial Funeral Home, with Pastor Jim Brady officiating. The public is encouraged to attend. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell.
HICKMAN, Lea 76, of Valrico, passed away May 7, 2011. She was an area resident since 1962. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack. She is survived by her three sons, Joseph Peurrung, John Peurrung and Robert Ellis; daughter, Jan Dekle; six grandchildren, Jennifer Peurrung, Joseph Peurrung, Andrew Peurrung, Justin Peurrung, Cody Ellis, and Kaci Alfonso; two brothers and three sisters. Interment will be in Florida National Cemetery. Stowers Funeral Home 813-689-1211
HOUSTON, Douglas 82, of Largo passed away Thursday May 5, 2011. He was born in Peterbough, Ontario, Canada. Survived by wife Patricia, daughters, Tammy Waniska and Dawn Meader; grandchildren, Chad, Derek, and Amber; brother, Tom (June); 3 nieces of Ontario, Canada. A memorial will be held at Suncoast Hospice, 6770 102nd Ave., Pinellas Park Saturday May 14, 2011 at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers donations to Suncoast Hospice would be appreciated.
HOVATTER, Flora G. 87, of Brooksville, died May 5, 2011. Survived by her husband, George; sons, Ralph and Gary; 6 step children; 1 grand; and 1 great grand. National Cremation- Hudson
JOHNSTON, Robert "Bob" 84, of Holiday, died May 8, 2011. He was an 8th grade graduate of the Monifiore School, where he was editor of their newspaper. He filed an application for the draft and was accepted into the Army. He served his training at Ft. Meade, AR and was stationed in the South Pacific. He served as a member of the 387th Motor Ambulance Co. Separate in Hiroshima, Japan. When his father was diagnosed with a terminal illness, he was denied emergency leave by the Red Cross, but his commanding officer, Lt. M. Geiger granted his leave within 24 hours. He was past president Grandview Park Boy's Club and Oak Lawn Sanitary District. He moved to Florida in 1979 and joined the American Legion Post #173 and was a past Commander in Chief. Survived by 4 children, Robert "Buck"; April Hanley, Michael and Wendy Unger; 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Visitation Wednesday, May 11 from 6-8 pm with a service on Thursday, May 12 at 10 am at Dobies Funeral Home, Holiday Chapel dobiesfuneralhome.com 727-937-7555. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Gulfside Hospice.
KEBA, Stephen W. 91, Largo, died on Sunday, May 8, 2011. He was born in Crescent, OH and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He moved to the area in 1969 from Johnstown, NY and was a member of St. Jerome's Catholic Church, VFW Post #9272, American Legion Post #252 and the Lion's Club of Seminole. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret in 1992. Stephen is survived by 2 sons, Paul Keba (Geri) of Clifton Park, NY and James Keba (Christine) of Wellington, FL; a brother, David of NY; 3 grandchildren, James, Mark & Michelle Keba; and special friend, Patricia Lundin of Largo. Visitation will be held at the funeral home at 9 am Thursday followed by services at 10 am at Moss Feaster Funeral Home, 13401 Indian Rocks Road, Largo, FL. Interment will be in St. Anthony Cemetery in Johnstown, NY. www.mossfeasterlargo.com
MAINS, Karen Lea 43, entered into rest May 8, 2011. She is survived by her beloved husband of 23 years, Donald Logan Mains, Jr.; sons, Justin and Austin Mains; father, Daniel Hildenbrand; brother, Daniel Hildenbrand, Jr. (Pam); sisters, Danita Torgerson (Sean), Bonnie Hildenbrand and Kim Cottrell (Rick) and an extended loving family and friends. Karen was very much loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A Funeral Service will be held 11 am with visitation 10-11 am Sunday, May 15, 2011 both at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow at Hillsboro Memorial Gardens.
MANNINO, M. James "Jim" 85, Clearwater, passed away peacefully in his sleep, May 7, 2011, at Suncoast Hospice, Brookside. Born in Staten Island, NY, he was predeceased by his loving parents, Anthony and Teresa, in addition to brothers John and Frank. Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years, Phyllis; his son, James of Land O'Lakes; sister Teresa of Clearwater; brother I. Joseph and his wife JoAnne of Sarasota and many nieces and nephews. Jim was loved and supported by dear friend Linda Gibbons and in-laws Marie and Clem Vaccaro, Lyn and John Maratea and Carmen Rapuano and devoted cat companion, Zelda. Jim retired from American Express in Manhattan. A World War II veteran, he served in the Army Air Corps. Throughout his life, he pursued many passions including horseback riding, gourmet baking, classical music and was an avid hockey fan. The family will receive friends at Sylvan Abbey, Clearwater on Wednesday, May 11, from 5 to 7 pm. A funeral service will be celebrated on Thursday morning, May 12, at 11 am at All Saints Catholic Church, Clearwater. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Suncoast Hospice Foundation. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home, 2853 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater, FL 33759
MARTINEZ, Gregory L. Jr. died on May 08, 2011. Gregory was born on May 23, 1922 and was a native of West Tampa. He graduated from Hillsborough High School and then went on to serve in WWII under General Patton. He then from Columbia College at Columbia University. Gregory lived in New York City for over 60 years. He was a member of the New York Stock Exchange as a commodities representative in coffee. He was a charter member of Windows on the World, which was located on the top floors of the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Gregory was recognized for his beautification of 22nd Street for landscaping during the early revival of the Chelsea area of NYC. Gregory was preceded in death by his parents, Gregorio Martinez and Palmira Yanez Martinez and his brother, Andrew J Martinez. He is survived by his long time companion Dr. George E Handler, his siblings: Matilda Martinez Garcia, Palmira Martinez Fernandez, Zoraida Martinez Gullo, William J. Martinez (Elaine), Danilo Martinez (Doris), Hilda (DeeDee) Martinez Tornillo (John), and Elvin L. Martinez (Sylvia). Funeral Services will be held on Thursday afternoon, May 12, at 3 pm from the chapel of JGR Funeral Home, with the Rev. Father Thomas Morgan, Pastor, St. Lawrence Catholic Church, officiating. Pallbearers include: Max F. Garcia, Jr., Capt. Wayne J. Fernandez, Glenn J. Gullo, William Martinez, Jr., Gregg and Scott Martinez, John, Vincent, and Mark Tornillo, Andrew G., and Elvin Martinez, Jr .. Interment will follow in Centro Espanol Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, May 11, from 7 pm until 9 pm at the funeral home. Please send online condolences to: www.jgrfuneralhome.com
MAY, Eva Marie Glasscock of Tampa, died Friday, May 6, 2011 at St. Joseph Hospital. Born in St. Petersburg, she was a graduate of Gibbs High School and a retired secretary with G.E. She attended Mt. Zion AME Church. She is survived by 1 daughter, Anita Cummings; 2 brothers, James Glasscock & Ruffie London Jr.; 1 grandchild; other relatives and friends. Visitation today, May 11, 2011, 3-7 pm; family will receive friends 6-7 pm at the funeral home chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday May 12, 2011, 11 am at Mt. Zion AME Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Heart Association "A McRae Service"
McDUFF, Robert Louis "Bob", of Dunedin, died on May 2, 2011. He was 74 years old. He was an Army veteran and a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Survived by his wife, Marie; his son, David McDuff; his daughters, Jennifer Wiezorek, Rachel Garner, and Katherine Scott; and his grandchildren, Philip and Alayna Wiezorek, and Hannah and Axel Garner. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association or Pikes Peak Hospice and Palliative Care in Colorado Springs, CO. Please sign the registry at www.veteransfuneralcare.com Veterans Funeral Care 524-9202
McNAUGHTON, Faith E. 77, of Largo, passed away May 8, 2011. Faith was born in Milwaukee, WI and moved to Largo in 1974 from Columbus, OH. She was secretary for many years at Roselawn Lutheran Church in Cincinnati, OH and then retired from Ratheon, St. Petersburg. Faith is survived by her husband of 40 years, James; 3 children; 1 brother, 2 sisters ; 6 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association. www.mossfeaster largo.com or 727-562-2080.
MIELY, Chesta L. 94, of Sun City Center, passed away May 10, 2011. She retired as a seamstress for the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, PA and was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Survivors include her husband, Armond Robert Miely; three sons, Ronald (Karen) Miely, Kenneth (Patricia) Miely and Gregory Miely; three daughters, Judith (Mark) Rothermel, Karen Miely and Anita (Jeff) Stimson, 12 grandchildren and two great- grandchildren. Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home, Sun City Center 813-634-9900.
MILLARD, Joseph L., IV 63, of Kenneth City, passed away Monday, May 9, 2011. He was born in Youngstown, OH and came here in 1956 from New Middleton, OH. He was a graduate of Florida State University. He was the owner of America's Best Counter Tops in Pinellas Park. He is survived by his wife, Betty Veronneau; 1 daughter, Jennifer L. (Mark) Schley; 1 son, Robert J. (Brenda) Millard; his mother, Mary Lou Millard; 1 brother, Daniel (Luanne) Millard all of St. Petersburg; 2 sisters, Terry (Jackie) Cooper of Perry, GA, LouAnn (Alan) Lovell of Clearwater; 5 grandchildren, Jason, Cole, Anthony, Arianna, and Brody. He was predeceased by his father, Joseph Millard, III. A memorial service will be 3 pm Friday, May 13, 2011 at E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home 4100-16th St. No. with Rev. Sean Cooper officiating. Online memorial and guest book at www.gunterfuneralhome.com. E. Dale Gunter Funeral Home St. Petersburg 727-528-2880
MITCHELL, James J. "Jim" 85, of Brooksville, died Saturday, May 7, 2011. Graveside inurnment 10:30 am, May 24 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. Turner/352-796-9661 turnerfuneralandcremation.com
MOORE, Francis 69, passed away May 9. Survived by wife, Julia; children, Eric, Daniel, Alexia (Bart) Collart, Zara; sister, Irene Drury; 4 grands. Downing Funeral Home
MOORE, Patricia Sue 75, of St. Petersburg, died Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Carbondale, IL, she came to St. Petersburg in 1960. She graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1957 and became an airline stewardess for Eastern Airlines in Miami until she married her college sweetheart in 1959. They moved to Pontiac, MI, where she became a school teacher, but one Michigan winter was enough for her and they moved to St. Petersburg. She continued her teaching career at Madeira Beach Elementary until her son was born in 1963. In the 1970's she was a Welcome Wagon hostess, and in the 1980's she was an office manager for an Acupuncture Clinic in Pasadena. She was an avid supporter of the SPCA Tampa Bay Heritage Society, and particularly loved cats, dogs and Teddy Bears. She was preceded in death by her best friend and companion of 30 years, Ed Harlow. She is survived by her son, Theodore "Ted" Moore and grand-children, Luke, Rory and Jonah. A memorial service will be held at the Pasadena Community Church Goodwin Chapel this Sunday, May 15th at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made in her name to SPCA Tampa Bay. Visit the family's personalized online Guestbook at www.AndersonMcQueen.com Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home 727-822-2059
MOSIER, Martha Jean 90, of St. Petersburg, died at Hospice House Woodside on May 6. She is survived by her loving family. Private services have been scheduled. Details & guestbook at www.veteransfuneralcare.com Veterans Funeral Care 524-9202
NARDOZZI, Patricia Ann 79, of St. Petersburg died at home May 8, 2011. She was much loved by her family and dedicated her life to her husband, children and grandchildren. Her sharp wit and keen sense of humor was appreciated by the entire family and has been passed along to her children and grandchildren. That, and her unconditional love for all of us, will provide comfort and continue her legacy. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Daniel M.; sons, Michael E. (Victoria) and Daniel D. (Patricia); daughter, Judith A. Azzara (Vincent); grandchildren, Nancy Falke (Ben); Jennifer Morgan (Ronald); Kristen, Ryan and Kevin Nardozzi; Vincent and Elena Azzara and great-grandchild, Kyan. Funeral Mass will be 9:30 am Thursday, May 12th, at the Cathedral of St. Jude (Our Lady's Chapel). Burial to follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 9600 Koger Blvd., Suite 102, St. Petersburg, FL 33702. On line memorial & Guestbook at www.brettfuneralhome.net Brett Funeral Home & Cremation Services 321-3321
NEWBILL, Harold S. 82, of Pinellas Park, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2011. Harold was born in Dyersburg, TN. He moved to this area in 1985 from Ohio. Harold retired from the Ford Motor Company after 35 years of service. He was a supervisor over sales and distribution. Harold was a member of the First Assembly of God in Pinellas Park, a member of Ely Masonic Lodge # 424 and a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during WWII and the Korean War. Harold is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Ann Newbill of Pinellas Park; a son Don (Donna) Newbill of Elyria, OH and a daughter Janet Zaletel of Pinellas Park; four grandchildren and four great- grandchildren. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be offered to the First Assembly of God of Pinellas Park, 6380 62nd Ave. North, Pinellas Park, FL 33781. Friends are calling on Thursday, May 12, 2011 from 5-8 pm with Funeral Services on Friday, May 13, 2011 at 1 pm all at the Moss Feaster Funeral Home, 13401 Indian Rocks Road, Largo, FL 727-562-2080. Condolences may be offered at www.mossfeasterlargo.com.
ORSHAL, Lynn Alamo 47, New Port Richey, died May 8. Survived by husband, Lance; daughter, Melissa; mother, Ethel; siblings, Victor, Jr. & Bonnie. Dobies FH 841-7555 dobiesfuneralhome.com
PARTRIDGE, Charles E. 88, of Clearwater passed away Sunday, May 1, 2011. A memorial service will be held at 11 am, Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at Heritage United Methodist Church, 2680 Landmark Dr., Clearwater, FL, with the Rev. Donald Jones officiating. Inurnment will be in Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater. Memorial contributions can be made to Heritage United Methodist Church.
PEASE, Virgil, C. 76, of St. Petersburg, went home to serve God on Monday, May 9th. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, 2 sisters, and son Micheal. Virgil is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Vennitta; son, Tommy; daughter, Vicki; son, Jeffery, son Kevin; 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grand-children and numerous nieces and nephews. He is also survived by a sister Mary. Virgil worked for Continental Food Services as a semi driver for 30 years. He loved the outdoors, always finding something to do from mowing the yard to riding his motor-cycle. Virgil never met a stranger and his goal in life was to make one person smile every day and he did his job well. He will be deeply missed by his family and many friends. A visitation will be held on Friday, May 13th from 1 pm until service at 2:30 pm at Memorial Park Funeral Home 527-1196.
PEDRICK, Frederick Oliver 96, of Leesburg, passed away in Riverview, May 7, 2011. He was born in Stark, on March 13, 1915. He was a U.S. Army Korean War veteran and retired from the postal service. He lived in the area since 1939 coming from Leesburg where he was a member of the Masonic Lodge. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth; stepsons, Robert and Ronnie Wood; and sister, Hanna Roof. He is survived by his son, Denny Pedrick (Diane); two step-daughters, Dorothy Edwards (Wayne) and Shirley Blume (Jerry); step-daughters-in law, Betty Sue and Tonna Wood; and numerous loving grand-children, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. A funeral service will take place at 11 am, Friday, May 13, 2011 at Stowers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Shriners Hospitals for Children.
PEREZ, Arthur 82, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2011 in Palm Harbor. Arthur was retired from Morrison's Cafeteria. He was a member of the Temple Terrace Masonic Lodge 330 and a member of the Egypt Temple Shrine. Arthur was preceded in death by his parents, Peter Perez and Maria Mendonza; sister, Dorothy Ferrer and daughter, Linda Scott. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy J. Perez; sons, A. Richard Perez and Randy Mottesheard; brother, Aaron Pugh (Deborah); grandchildren, Tracy Daniels (Ken) and Alanna Mottesheard; great- grandchildren, Dillon and Haley Daniels as well as many nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2011 from 12 to 1 pm at Gonzalez Funeral Home with funeral services beginning at 1 pm. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Suncoast Hospice. Pallbearers will include Richard Perez, Randy Mottesheard, Aaron Pugh, Mark Largel, Danny Rodriguez, Joe Alvarez and Bob Wilder.
PONGRATZ, Susan M. 61, of Spring Hill, died May 6, 2011. Survived by husband, Jim; children, Dalla, Melissa & Tammy Lynn; 7 grandchildren; several siblings. National Cremation & Burial Society
PRIMROSE, Patricia 77, passed away May 4, 2011. She is survived by her children Thomas and Linda Curtain, James and Melinda Curtain and Patricia and Phillip Livengood; grandchildren Thomas, Angela, Thomas, Alix and Kaitlyn; great-grandchildren, Lucas and Jake; her nephews William, Thomas and John Ryan. Pat was an avid boater, bingo player and bowler. Neptune Society
RICHARDSON, Rutha M. Randle, 85 of St. Petersburg, died on May 7, 2011 A native of Arlington, GA. She was a member of St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church Funeral service Friday, May 13th, 3 pm -St. Mark M.B. Church. Final burial rites-Arlington, GA. Visitation Thursday, May 12th, 4-8 pm at Smith Funeral Home/894-2266 Share condolences www.smithfhinc.com
ROBINSON, Alice E. of Largo, passed May 8, 2011 Funeral Service 11 am May 12 at St. John P.B.C. Visitation TODAY May 11, 6-8 pm at Carnegie-Dallas Funeral Services 727-330-7661.
SHERMAN, Lyman Clair 85, of Tampa, passed from this life on May 8, 2011 surrounded by his family and friends. Boza & Roel is in charge of arrangements.
TENPENNY, John D. 61, of Dunedin, died May 8, 2011 Survived by wife, Carm; children, Joel, Jody, Kim, and loving family. Gee & Sorensen 323-5111
TRICE, Sylvester 66, of Dooley, GA, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2011 in St. Petersburg. He is survived by his sons Derrick and Kemeyon Trice, Patrick Wilson; daughters Latasha, Shantrel and Yatira Trice; sisters Emma and Virginia Trice; six grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 14, 2011 at 11 am at Mt. Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation from 3-8 pm with a wake service from 7:15-8:15 pm on Friday, May 13, 2011 at Lawson Funeral Home 727-623-9025
VENEDAM, Helen A. 87, of New Port Richey, died May 8. Survived by daughter, Karen (John); son, Richard; 3 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren. National Cremation & Burial Society
WADE, Gerald A. 69, died May 7, 2011. He served honorably in the Army. Burial will be at 10:45 am, May 19th at Bay Pines National Cemetery. Gee & Sorensen Funeral Home
WASHINGTON, Michael J. 56, of Clearwater, died on Saturday May 7, 2011. Michael was born in the Bronx, NY. Survived by brothers, Bobby Martyand Robert; sisters, Patty and Kathy Murtaugh; one niece and two nephews. The family will receive friends on Friday, May 13, 2011 from 24 pm and 68 pm, with services on Saturday May 14, 2011 at 10:30 am both at Sylvan Abbey 727-796-1992
WOODWARD, John Martin 40, of New Port Richey, died May 6. Survived by wife, Cathy; mother, Audrey; brother, Michael; 4 nieces & 1 nephew. Dobies F.H.-Congress 841-7555 dobiesfuneralhome.com