Miscellaneous Citrus County, Florida Obituaries

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Margaret Chappell, 83, of Hernando 
Margaret Louise Chappell, 83, of Hernando died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998. She was born in Albany, Ind., and came to Hernando 20 years ago from Ellettsville, Ind. Mrs. Chappell was a retired organist; a member of the First United Methodist Church, Inverness; and wife of the late Rev. VanNess Chappell, who died April 17, 1996.
Surviving are her son, R. Edwin Chappell of Hernando; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Weddle of Columbus, Ga., and Mrs. Ruth Ella Davis of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; a brother, Lowell E. Cline of Muncie, Ind.; a sister, Ms. Virginia Florene Cline of Upland, Ind.; five grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Hooper Funeral Homes, Inverness Chapel.

Richard Garfinkel, 84, of Crystal River 
Richard W. Garfinkel, 84, of Crystal River died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998, at Cypress Cove Care Center. Mr. Garfinkel was born in Paterson, N.J., and came to this area in 1977 from Bronx, N.Y. Stationed in Italy during World War II, he served as mess sergeant for the officer's mess. Mr. Garfinkel was a volunteer at the Coastal Region Library in Crystal River. He was a Catholic.
He is survived by his son, Richard N. of Bronx, N.Y.; daughter, Anna Porcelli of Crystal River; grandchildren, Dominick and Lisa; and great-grandchildren, McKenzi and Avery. The family suggests in lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Hospice of Citrus County.
Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

Dorothy Jules, 92, of Lecanto 
Dorothy H. Jules, 92, of Lecanto died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998, at Seven Rivers Community Hospital in Crystal River. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and came here 25 years ago from Pittstown, N.J. Mrs. Jules was a retired legal secretary. She was a member of St. Anne's Episcopal Church in Crystal River. She was past president of the Hunterdon Hills Garden Club of Hunterdon County, New Jersey; past president of the Crystal River Garden Club and a member of the volunteer tax counseling team in Crystal River.
She was preceded in death by her husband Harold Jules and is survived by her sister, Helene L. Bates of Ada, Okla.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.

Isaac Murphy, 96, of Inverness 
Isaac Murphy, 96, of Inverness died Friday, Jan. 2, 1998, at Citrus Rehab Center. He was born in Waycross, Ga., and came here 64 years ago. He was a caretaker for Espedeco Tuttle's Estate of Inverness and retired after 55 years. He was also a member of St. James A.M.E. Church. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 114, Sunlight Pallbearers No. 291 and the Citrus County Pallbearers. He was the oldest Mason in Citrus County.
Survivors include his wife, Simmie Murphy of Inverness; five sons, Randolph Green, Rudolph Green and Richard Murphy, all of Inverness, Ralph Murphy of Neptune, N.J., and Isiah Murphy of Columbia, S.C.; three daughters, Betty Jo Denby of Newark, N.J., Alpha Merricks of Inverness, and Murvine Pringley of Tampa; four brothers, Wilber Murphy of Longbranch, N.J., Heber Murphy of Waycross, Ga., Walter and Elijah Murphy both of Valdosta, Ga.; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Cason Funeral Chapel, Inverness.

Dorothy Schaeffer, 102, of Johnson City, Tenn.
Dorothy Foster Schaeffer, 102, of Johnson City, Tenn., died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998, in Appalachian Christian Village. She was a Greensboro, Pa., native and had lived in Washington County since 1934. She taught school at East Pittsburgh Elementary School in Pittsburgh, Pa. She was owner of Singing Kettle Tourist Home. Mrs. Schaeffer was a member of Nolichuckey Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star. She was a member of Watauga Avenue Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter Roland Foster, in 1931, and her second husband, Charles F. Schaeffer, in 1968, and by one son.
Surviving are two sons, Dr. Roland Foster of Fort Lauderdale and Capt. Ben Schaeffer of Homosassa; one daughter, Ruth Foster Miller of Fuquay-Varina, N.C.; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, Jackson City, Tenn.
 
Mae Questel, 89, voice of Betty Boop
NEW YORK -- Mae Questel, the cartoon voice of Betty Boop and Olive Oyl, died Sunday. She was 89. 
Ms. Questel also appeared on Broadway and in several films, including playing Woody Allen's mother in ''New York Stories.'' 
She was discovered at age 17 when she was signed to perform on the vaudeville circuit. She used her flexible vocal cords to sing and do imitations of popular performers including Maurice Chevalier, Marlene Dietrich and Rudy Vallee. 
When animator Max Fleischer heard one of Ms. Questel's performances, he signed her to take over the cartoon voice of Betty Boop. Her recording of ''On the Good Ship Lollipop'' -- in Betty Boop's voice-- sold more than two million copies in the 1930s. She was the voice of Betty Boop for eight years during more than 150 animated shorts until the character was retired in 1939. 
In 1933, Ms. Questel, created the voices of Olive Oyl and Sweet Pea for the ''Popeye'' cartoons. 
Among her Broadway plays were ''Dr. Social'' in 1948 and ''Enter Laughing'' in 1963. Ms. Questel also appeared in the film version of ''Funny Girl'' in 1968. 

Douglas McBriarty, 79, of Crystal River
Douglas ''Mr. Mac'' O. McBriarty, 79, of Crystal River died Friday, Jan. 9, 1998, at Cypress Cove Care Center in Crystal River. He was born to Lucy and John Joseph McBriarty on May 24, 1918, in New Britain, Conn.
He moved to St. Petersburg in 1981 from Clearwater. He retired from St. Petersburg High School after 20 years. 
During that time he was an English teacher and Business Manager of Activities, assistant principal, dean of boys. He was serving as principal when he retired.
He was a member of Crystal River United Methodist Church in Crystal River. 
He also served as the Director of Personnel for the Pinellas County School Board, and while in St. Petersburg he was the President of the Downtown Kiwanis Club.
He was an elder in his church, served as past president of the Pinellas County Administrators Association, served on the Salvation Army Board, and he served on the Family and Children Services Bureau.
Mr. McBriarty was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran. Before the war he was a radio script writer, and during his military career he was a Link Trainer at West Point. 
He later served in the Aleutian Islands.
He was a member of Phi Delta Kappa, a graduate of Trinity College in Conn., where he received his B.A. 
He earned his master's degree in education from the University of Colorado and his Ph.D. in education from the University of Florida.
After moving to Crystal River he wrote three books: ''Carolina Gold,'' ''Snowshot,'' and ''Whitewater VI.''
Surviving are: his wife Kathleen McBriarty of Crystal River; one son, Douglas O. Jr. (Louise) McBriarty of Longwood; two daughters: Kathleen (Rick) Chancey of Oakwood, Ga.; and Sharon (Ralph) Cobb of Palm Harbor; one sister, Vivian Gross of Clearwater, Fla.; brother-in-law John ''Cappy'' Patrick of Tallahassee; and seven grandchildren, Kelsey and Cory McBriarty of Longwood; David, Katherine and Skye Chancey of Oakwood, Ga.; and Jared and Erin Cobb of Palm Harbor.
Brown Funeral Home, Crystal River.

Megan Wilson, 3, of Inverness
Megan Nicole Wilson, 3, of Inverness, daughter of Kenneth ''Terry'' and Lorrie Anne (Goodrich) Wilson, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 1998, at Citrus Memorial Hospital.
Surviving are her parents, a brother, Brandon Matthew Wilson of Inverness; a sister, Jessica Erin Wilson of Inverness; paternal grandmother Irene Martineau of Leesburg; maternal grandfather Bob Goodrich of Crystal River; maternal grandmother Bonnie Burgess of Crystal River; maternal great-grandmother Reta Baker of Broken Arrow, Okla.; and a host of many loving friends.
Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

Dorthea Blythe, 78, of Palm Bay
Dorthea F. Blythe, 78, of Palm Bay, died Friday, Jan. 9, 1998, in Palm Bay. She was a native of New York City and moved from Beverly Hills to Palm Bay a year ago.
She was a retired secretary in the food industry. She was a member of the Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church while living in Beverly Hills. She was a former member of the Moose Lodge No. 2112 in Inverness and a former member of the VFW Post No. 2112 in Inverness.
Surviving are a son, Joseph W. Blythe of Dix Hills, N.Y.; a daughter, Diane Mortellaro of Wheatley Heights, N.Y.; a brother, Richard P. Weigang of Indio, Calif.; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Fero Funeral Home, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Paul Lester, 65, of Crystal River
Paul D. Lester, 65, of Crystal River died Friday, Jan. 9, 1998, at home under the loving care of his family. He was born in Lockney, W. Va., and came here 25 years ago from Opalocka. He was a retired truck driver and a member of the Crystal River Lodge-Loyal Order of the Moose No. 2013.
Surviving are a wife, Marjorie Lester of Crystal River; two sons, David of Crystal River and Darrell of Homosassa Springs; two daughters, Melody of DeLand and Paula of Crystal River; and eight grandchildren, Mandy and Brandy of Holister, Mason, Jaime and Jason Mikell of Deland and Drew Naomi and Waunee of Crystal River.
Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

John Maleski, 82, of Homosassa
John Maleski, 82, of Homosassa, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998. He was a native of Middleboro, Mass. and moved here from there 20 years ago. He was a retired mechanic with the state department of public works and a Navy veteran. He was Catholic. He was a member of the Crystal River Moose Lodge, Fraternal Order of the Eagles and the VFW in Middleboro.
Surviving are a son, John M. Maleski of West Paris, Maine; a daughter, Maryann M. Rugers of Middleboro; two sisters, Emily McKenna of Lakeville, Maine and Josephjine Stevens of New Hampshire; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.

Kate Platt, 80, of Bushnell
Kate Wheeler Platt, 80, of Bushnell died Saturday, Jan. 10, 1998, at the Heritage Park Specialty Care Center in Dade City. She was born in Westport, Conn. on April 28, 1917, to the late Harry and Kate Wheeler Platt, and came here 13 years ago from Cornwall Bridge, Conn. She was a retired interior designer and decorator. She was a member of the Bushnell Congregation of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness.
There are no known survivors.
Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

Eugene Ramos, 71, of Dunnellon
Eugene D. Ramos, 71, of Dunnellon, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 1998, in Crystal River. He was born in Cuba and came here from Hartford, Conn., four years ago. He was a member of the Spanish American Club of Citrus County. He was a member of the Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Beverly Hills.
Surviving are a wife, Carmen M. Ramos of Dunnellon; a son, David Ramos of Hartford, Conn.; two daughters, Maria Ellena Ramos and Ortencia Ramos, both of Cuba; five brothers, all of Cuba; six sisters, all of Cuba; on grand daughter, Lillian, of Cuba; and several nieces and nephews.
Fero Funeral Home, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Richard Strobel, 88, Photo editor
LOS ANGELES -- Richard H. Strobel, an Associated Press photo editor whose 44-year career including helping cover stories including the Hindenburg disaster to President Nixon's visit to China, died Thursday from Parkinson's disease. He was 88. 
Strobel's AP career began in St. Paul, Minn., before he moved to bureaus in Chicago, New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. 
When the Hindenburg crashed over New Jersey on May 3, 1937, Strobel was at the photo desk in New York. It was one of his first assignments there. 
He helped cover countless other historic events -- political conventions, World Series, the Olympics. When Nixon visited China in 1972, Strobel was also there. 
After retiring from the news cooperative, Strobel worked as a columnist and staff photographer for the Larchmont Chronicle until about six years ago. 
Strobel is survived by brothers Drs. Carl and Robert Strobel; sister Marien Barton Strobel; three daughters, two sons, 17 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 

Donna Free, 65, of Homosassa 
Donna J. Free, 65, of Homosassa died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998. She was born in Lapeer City, Mich., and came to Homosassa seven years ago from Flint, Mich. Mrs. Free was an assembler for AC Delco Spark Plugs. She was a member of the Eagles, the Elks, the American Legion Auxiliary, Michigan; and the Inverness Does.
Surviving are her husband, Gordon D. Free of Homosassa; two sons, David J. Wooster and Leonard E. Wooster, both of Flint, Mich.; three daughters, Mrs. Linda R. Pettyjohn of Flint, Mich., Mrs. Brenda L. Koch of Millington, Mich., and Mrs. Carrie M. Pavlovich of Newbern, Tenn.; a stepdaughter, Ms. Jennifer A. Free of Mt. Morris, Mich.; a brother, Nelson D. Stone of Lumb, Mich.; two sisters, Mrs. Marie C. Franz and Mrs. Doris Clark, both of Attica, Mich.; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Hooper Funeral Homes, Homosassa Chapel.

Dorothy Epstein, 83, of Crystal River
Dorothy M. Epstein, 83, of Crystal River died Sunday, Jan. 11, 1998, at the Cypress Cove Care Center. Mrs. Epstein was born in Bethesda, Md., and came to Crystal River 17 years ago from Bowie, Md. She was a retired office clerk. She was a member of St. Anne's Episcopal Church of Crystal River.
Mrs. Epstein is survived by her husband, Mr. Carol Epstein of Crystal River.
Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

Leona Harned, 85, of Inverness 
Leona Harned, 85, of Inverness died Sunday, Jan. 11, 1998, at Avante at Inverness. Born on Aug. 18, 1912, in New York City, N.Y., to Brayton and Edna Grett Zimmerman, she came here 25 years ago from Pinellas Park. 
Mrs. Harned was a retired registered nurse retiring from Citrus Memorial Hospital, where she was nursing supervisor for a year before her retirement. She was a member of St. Margaret's Episcopal Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward, in 1971.
Surviving are one son, Edward H. Jr. of Mt. Kisco, N.Y.; two brothers, Carl deLeonard of Chicago, Ill., and Jacques deLeonard of Pennsylvania; and two sisters, Carol Auersperg of Flushing, N.Y., and Jacqueline Roedler of Atlanta, Ga.
Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

Norma Hughson, 89, of Lecanto 
Norma F. Hughson, 89, of Lecanto died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998, at Seven Rivers Community Hospital in Crystal River. A native of Canada, she came to Lecanto 10 years ago from New Port Richey. She was a retired secretary for the steel industry. She was a member of Heritage Baptist Church of Beverly Hills.
She is survived by a brother, Thomas J. Weir of North Fort Myers.
Fero Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Inez Scott, of Beverly Hills
Inez ''Susie'' Scott, of Beverly Hills, died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998. She came to Beverly Hills 18 years ago from Akron, Ohio. Mrs. Scott was Protestant. She was the wife of the late Mr. Frank E. Scott, who died June 12, 1995.
Surviving are her two sisters, Mrs. Victoria Watkins and Mrs. Christine Dillow, both of Beverly Hills; and several nieces and nephews.
Hooper Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Edna Wisenbaker, 82, of Crystal River 
Edna Wisenbaker, 82, of Crystal River died Saturday, Jan. 10, 1998, at Cypress Cove Care Center. Mrs. Wisenbaker was born in Jennings and came to this area 40 years ago from Lake Park, Ga. Mrs. Wisenbaker was a waitress and worked in the school lunch room at Crystal River Primary School. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Crystal River.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy C. Wisenbaker. She is survived by three sons, Wilbur Wisenbaker of Crystal River, Jack Wisenbaker of Bushnell and Bob Bishop of Lowell, Mass.; three daughters, Betty Sherry of Anaheim, Calif., Diane Gallagher of Melbourne, and Judy Humphrey of Dunnellon; 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River.

Paul Allan, 73, of Beverly Hills
Paul B. Allan, 73, of Beverly Hills died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998. He was born in Canton, Ohio, and came to Beverly Hills 13 years ago from Canton, Ohio. Mr. Allan was a retired lift-truck operator for the Ford Motor Company. He was Protestant. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the VFW Post No. 10087 in Beverly Hills, Alpine Telephone Pioneers Club, Beverly Hills Fishing Club and Suncoast Seniors Bowling League.
Surviving are his wife, Betty L. Allan of Beverly Hills; son, Richard of Loveland, Ohio; daughter, Paula Peroli of Medina, Ohio; two brothers, William and James, both of Ohio; four sisters, Euphemia Miller of New York, Elizabeth Wood and Ruth Miller, both of Ohio, and Lois Hamilton of Florida; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild and many nephews and nieces.
Fero Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Floyd Bonham, 76, of Lecanto 
Floyd E. Bonham, 76, of Lecanto died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998 at his residence. He was born in Enid, Okla., and came to Lecanto 15 years ago from Ottawa, Ohio. Mr. Bonham was a retired technician in the electronic industry. He was a member of St. Scholastica Roman Catholic Church in Lecanto. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Bonham of Lecanto; son, Denny of Lecanto; two sisters, Rosalind Ebert of Tampa and Claudia Weidinger of Lakeland; and brother, Melvin of Enid, Okla.
Fero Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

Joseph Elinsky, 77, of Beverly Hills 
Joseph W. Elinsky, 77, of Beverly Hills died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998, at Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala. He was born in Nanticoke, Pa., and came to Beverly Hills 11 years ago from Sicklerville, N.J. Mr. Elinsky was a retired maintenance man for General Accident Insurance Company. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Dunnellon.
Surviving are his sister, Pauline B. Holland and husband William D. of Philadelphia, Pa.; brother, Michael of Philadelphia, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.
Fero Funeral Homes, Dunnellon Chapel.

Edna MacDougall, 78, of Homosassa 
Edna D. MacDougall, 78, of Homosassa died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998, at Oak Hill Hospital in Brooksville. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and came to Homosassa 11 years ago from Portugal. She was a service pilot in the Women's Air Force during World War II. She was a graduate of the University of Denver and had a master?s degree in social work.
She is survived by her husband, Donald T. MacDougall of Homosassa; and one daughter, Suzanne Mindz of E. Brunswick, N.J.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.

Susan Diaz, 85, of Beverly Hills
Susan Diaz, 85, of Beverly Hills died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., she came here 20 years ago from there. Mrs. Diaz was a retired seamstress in the garment industry. She was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Beverly Hills. She was a member of Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge of Crystal River and a former member of Americans of Italian Descent Club of Citrus County.
Surviving are her son, Charles and his wife Irma Diaz of Staten Island, N.Y.; a sister, Jean Peynado of Beverly Hills; three grandchildren, Charles Diaz Jr., Laurie Diaz and William Diaz; and many nieces and nephews.
Fero Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

George Foote, 67, of Hernando 
George Glenn Foote, 67, of Hernando died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998, at home. He was born in Detroit, Mich., and came to Hernando five years ago from Miami. Mr. Foote was an aircraft machinist for Eastern and Pan Am Airlines in Miami. Mr. Foote was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a Catholic. He was a member of the Pan Air Flying Club of Miami.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia A. (Hunter) Foote of Hernando; three sons, Allen D. of Miami, John G. of Tampa and Neal C. of Port St. Lucie; two daughters, Kelly A. Perez of Homestead and Shannon M. Rivera of Inverness; his mother, Mary A. Foote of DeLand; three brothers, Allen R. of New Bern, N.C., Charles N. of Oviedo and Gary L. of Port Richey; one sister, Myra A. Derminer of DeLand; and 14 grandchildren.
Family requests memorials be made to Hospice of Citrus County.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.

Dennis Gonyea, 85, of Hernando 
Dennis ''Leo'' Joseph Gonyea, 85, of Hernando died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 1998. He was born in Glens Falls, N.Y., and came to the area after moving from Fort Lauderdale to Floral City 28 years ago. Mr. Gonyea was an owner of a garage. He was a member of the VFW Post No. 4252 and a World War II U.S. Navy veteran.
Surviving are his wife, Cecil Smith Gonyea of Hernando; half sister, Ruth of Glens Falls, N.Y.; and many nieces and nephews.
Hooper Funeral Homes, Inverness Chapel.

James Jenkins, 50, of Crystal River 
James ''Sonny'' Yancy Jenkins, 50, of Crystal River died Saturday, Jan. 10, 1998, at Seven Rivers Community Hospital. A native of Crystal River, he was a lifetime resident. He was a laborer. He was a Baptist.
He is survived by his father, Nehemiah Jenkins of Crystal River; one daughter, Mariea Neshell of Crystal River; three sons, Earl Bernard Jenkins of Crystal River, James Yancy Jenkins Jr. of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Marlow Raymond Jenkins of San Diego, Calif.; four sisters, Marjorie J. Copeland, Essie L. McKinnon both of Crystal River, Gerleatha M. Green of Tacoma, Wash., and Willie Pearl Williams of Orlando; two brothers, Eugene Jenkins of Crystal River and Calvin K. Jenkins of Tallahassee; and 12 grandchildren.
Summers Funeral Home, Ocala.

Edna MacDougall, 78, of Homosassa 
Edna D. MacDougall, 78, of Homosassa died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998, at Oak Hill Hospital in Brooksville. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., she came to Homosassa 11 years ago from Portugal. She was a Women's Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) during World War II. She was a graduate of the University of Denver and had a master's degree in social work.
She is survived by her husband, Donald T. MacDougall of Homosassa and one daughter, Suzanne Mintz of East Brunswick, N.J.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.

Andrew Mulligan, 58, of Beverly Hills 
Andrew G. Mulligan, 58, of Beverly Hills died Thursday, Jan. 15, 1998. He was born in Dublin, Ireland, and came to Beverly Hills one year ago from Hebron-Bloomfield, Conn. Mr. Mulligan was retired from the ITT Hartford Company of Hartford, Conn. He was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church of Beverly Hills and a CCD instructor at the church. He was a member of the New England Club of Beverly Hills and member of the Irish Club of Citrus County.
Surviving are his wife, Janice A. Cody-Mulligan of Beverly Hills; six sons, Liam Mulligan of Greenwood, Miss., Jeremiah Cody of West Hartford, Conn., Joseph Mulligan of New Haven, Conn., Joseph Cody of Washington, D.C., Matthew Cody of Manchester, Conn., and Stephen Cody of Hartford, Conn.; eight daughters, Deirdre Mulligan and Mary Mulligan both of Jacksonville, Jennifer Cody of Simsbury, Conn., Anne Johnson of Columbus, Ohio, Una Mulligan of Seattle, Wash., Joan Cirilli of Simsbury, Conn., Elizabeth Harrison of Columbia, Conn., and Madelyn Cody of Lutz; five grandchildren and many nephews and nieces.
Fero Funeral Homes, Beverly Hills Chapel.

James Provenza, 70, of Golf, Ill.
James Provenza, 70, of Golf, Ill., died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998. He was born in Chicago, Ill., and was a winter resident of Homosassa. Mr. Provenza was a retired manufacturer representative in housewares. He was a World War II Navy veteran.
Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Janice Linquist Provenza of Golf, Ill., and Homosassa; two sons, James C. of Wilmette, Ill., and John S. of Mount Prospect, Ill.; and five grandchildren.
Hooper Funeral Homes, Homosassa Chapel.

Mary Jane Unglesby, of Homosassa
Mary Jane Unglesby, of Homosassa, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1998, at her residence. Born in Louisiana, she came here 17 years ago from Memphis, Tenn. She was a Methodist.
She is survived by one son, Lewis O. Unglesby of Baton Rouge, La.; one daughter, Gay Unglesby of Orlando; one sister, Janis Strauss of Monroe, La.; four grandchildren, Allison, Lewis, Lance and Blake; and one great-grandson, Chandler.
Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs.


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