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CARLESIMO, CELESTE, 83, of Palm Harbor, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991) at Naples Community Hospital, Naples, Fla. He was born in Italy and came here in 1981 from Warren, Mich. He was a construction foreman and a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Maria D'Agostini Carlesimo, Palm Harbor; two sons, Antonio, Dunedin, and Onorio, Palm Harbor; two daughters, Iolanda Iadipaolo, Naples, and Anne Cervullo, Dunedin; a brother, Augusto Carlesimo, Canada; two sisters, Eleanor Ferrarini, Italy, and Antonia Fanelli, Canada; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor.

CZARNECKI, HENRY J., 82, of Dunedin, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) in Edgewater, Md. He came here in 1972 from his native Meriden, Conn., where he had an air conditioning business. He was an Army Corps of Engineers veteran of World War II. Survivors include his three sons, Michael, Edgewater, Peter, Hebron, Conn., and Jay, Sandringham, Australia; a brother, John, Vermont; three sisters, Helen Pepe and Estelle Hancock, both of Palm Harbor, and Nathalie Norrie, Southington, Conn.; and seven grandchildren. Taylor Funeral Home, Annapolis, Md.

FORD, WILLIAM W., 87, of Clearwater, died Sunday (Dec. 29, 1991) at home. He was born in McKees Rocks, Pa., and came here in 1972 from Hammond, Ind. He was a sheet metal worker for Zack Co. and a member of Local No. 20 International Sheet Metal Workers Union, both in Gary, Ind. He attended Lakeside Community Chapel, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Suzanne; a daughter, Gloria Dorris, Clearwater; and three grandchildren, Susan Paluszcyk, Phoenix, Ariz., Dennis Dorris, Chicago, and Judy Dorris, Clearwater. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Belcher Chapel, Clearwater.

HARMON, WILLIAM ""BILL'' JR., 61, of Largo, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991) at Largo Medical Center Hospital. He was born in Winding Gulf, W.Va., and came here in 1960 from Richlands, Va. He was a retired heavy equipment operator for the city of Largo. He was a Marine Corps veteran. He was a member and past adjutant and first vice commander of the American Legion Largo Post. Survivors include his wife, Rosetta; two sons, William III, Pinellas Park, and Robert, Clearwater Beach; two daughters, Connie Royer, Largo, and Sandy Harmon, St. Petersburg; a sister, Helen Christian, Largo; and three grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel.

HOFFMAN, FREDERICK CARL, 84, of Largo, died Thursday (Dec. 26, 1991) at Country Place of Clearwater. He came here in 1979 from his native Chicago. He was a craft instructor for the Chicago Park District Recreational Service. His memberships included Rogate Lutheran Church, Clearwater, and Providence Lodge AF&AM, Chicago. Survivors include his wife, Katherine; a daughter, Lois Fleck, Des Plaines, Ill.; three grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinell as Park.

LEARY, MARIE L., of Belleair, died Sunday (Dec. 29, 1991) at home. She came here in 1984 from her native Conshohocken, Pa. She was a registered nurse and worked at Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, Pa., and for Dr. Joseph F. Leary. Her memberships included St. Cecelia Catholic Church and its Women's Guild, Clearwater, the Legion of Mary, Bryn Mawr Nursing Alumni Association, St. Matthews High School Alumni Association and Conshohocken Historical Society. She was a board member of the Visiting Nurs e Association. Survivors include a brother, Joseph F. Leary, Conshohocken; a sister, Rosalie P. Leary, Belleair; and several nieces and nephews. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Druid Chapel, Clearwater.

MITCHEL, ANN E., 77, of Largo, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991) at home. She was born in Newbern, Tenn., and came here in 1954 from Memphis, Tenn. She was a nurse and worked at Oak Manor Nursing Center in Largo. She was a member of Anona United Methodist Church, Largo, the YWCA Bridge Club and other area bridge clubs. Survivors include a sister, Gladys Biddy, Largo; and a nephew, Paul Savage, Seminole. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs.

REINKE, HAZEL EMMA, 80, of Clearwater, died Monday (Dec. 23, 1991) at Clearwater Community Hospital. She was born in Waukesha, Wis., and had lived here since 1970. She worked as a sales clerk. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs.

SOMMER, LUCILLE WRIGHT, 71, of Seminole, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at home. She came here in 1957 from her native New Castle, Pa. She was a homemaker and a member of Bay Pines Congregation of the Jehovah's Witnesses, Seminole. Survivors include two sons, Jeffrey L., Seminole, and Joseph O., St. Petersburg; a daughter, Mary Lou Weaver, Seminole; five grandchildren; and two great-grandsons. Raymond M. Hook & Son Funeral Home, Seminole.

SOMMERS, JOSEPH, 80, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at home. He was born in McKees Rocks, Pa., and came here in 1983 from Auburn, Mass. He was a manager of National Amusement Inc., Worcester, Mass., and he was a member of the Greek Orthodox church. Survivors include his wife, Fannie; two sons, James F., Encino, Calif., and Joseph, California; a daughter, JoAnne Baldack, Shingle Springs, Calif.; a brother, Frank, McKees Rocks; a sister, Julie Dickson, Natick, Mass.; six grandchildre n; and three great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Sylvan Abbey, Clearwater.

SPAHN, EDWARD G., 74, of Largo, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at home. He was born in Okeene, Okla., and came here in 1959 from Louisville, Ky. He was a general contractor and builder. He worked as a building inspector for Indian Rocks Beach, Belleair and Belleair Bluffs and he was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Thelma E.; three daughters, Carolyn Dahan, Las Vegas, Nev., Janet Davis, St. Petersburg, and Donna Brandt, Tampa; four sisters, Adeline Weineister, Watonga, Okla., Emma Hendricks, Galveston, Texas, Clara Buchheim, Topeka, Kan., and Mary Ellen Williams, Louisville; two brothers, Freddie Spahn, Watonga, and Harry Spahn, Yakima, Wash.; and five grandchildren. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs.

TEGGE, HOWARD E., 83, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Vencor Hospital, Tampa. He was born in Detroit and came here in 1983 from Ashville, N.C. He was a metallurgist and worked for X-Cello, Detroit. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Clearwater, and a life member of the Pillar Lodge 526 F&AM, Detroit. Survivors include his wife, Laura; two sons, Ronald C., Reidsville, N.C., and Dennis, Lake Mary; two daughters, Joann Sintebin, Detroit, and Ardath Steven, Arden, N.C.; a stepdaughter, Kathlyn Barowicz, Tallahassee; a sister, Ruth Sheffield, Port Sanilac, Mich.; 10 grandchildren; a step-grandson; and 10 great-grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

TIMBERLAKE, ROBERT B., 53, of Dunedin, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Akron, Ohio, and came here in 1971 from Houston. He was a manager for Wal-Mart. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. Survivors include his wife, Amy; a son, Gordon Long, St. Louis; two daughters, Lucinda Hudgins, New Port Richey, and Julie Alpers, Dunedin; two brothers, Harold, Atwater, Ohio, and Joe, Staten Island, N.Y.; a sister, Laura Shelby, Kentucky; and four grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Dunedin Chapel.

VAN VOORST, ANNE M., 47, of Seminole, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991) at Tampa General Hospital. She was born in Worcester, Mass. She was a certified nursing assistant and a Catholic. Survivors include a son, Robert P. Dipilato, Seminole; a daughter, Samantha Carry, Largo; and a brother, Jack Flemming, Worcester. All Faiths Funeral Home and Cemetery, St. Petersburg.

WILKINS, GILBERT A., 76, of Largo, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at home. He was born in Woodbury, N.J., and came here in 1980 from Haddon Heights, N.J. He worked 30 years in the electrical engineering department of the New York Shipbuilding Co., Camden, N.J., and after retiring did consulting work in San Diego. He was a graduate of Drexel Univesity, Philadelphia. He was an organizer of the Sunrise Table Tennis Club, Clearwater, and a member of the Friends of the Largo Library. Survivors include his wife of 19 years, Myrtle; a son, Raymond J., Hanover, N.H.; a stepson, Stan Switzer, Fort Lauderdale; a daughter, Nancy W. Buck, Manassas, Va.; three stepdaughters, Sandra S. Hill, Haddon Heights, Dale S. Daly, Medford, N.J., and Betsy S. O'Hare, Haddonfield, N.J.; and eight grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Clearwater.

AMES, FRANK, 82, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at VA Medical Center at Bay Pines. He came here in 1937 from his native Philadelphia. He was a manager of Tramor Cafeteria for 21 years and Park Lane Cafeteria for 13 years. He was a Catholic. A Navy veteran of World War II, he was a member of Gateway Chapter 127 Disabled American Veterans and American Legion Post 400. Survivors include his wife, Marjorie L.; two daughters, Frances Ames DeChant, St. Petersburg, and Betty Herd, Davenport, Okla.; and five grandchildren. R. Lee Williams & Son Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

DUBE, MARION C., 80, of 2423 52nd Ave. N, St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Wentworth-Douglas Hospital, Dover, N.H. Born in Nashua, N.H., she came here from New Hampshire, where she spent most of her life and was a member of St. Louis De Gonzague Church. Survivors include a son, Carl Vancelette, Dover; two sisters, Alice Rasmovitch, Nashua, and Alma Doucette, Grasmere, N.H.; three brothers, Leo Lavoie, Hudson, N.H., Henry Lavoie, Bronx, N.Y., and Charles Lavoie, Nashua; three stepsons, William L. Dube, Palm Beach Gardens, Richard H. Dube, Manchester, N.H., and Robert A. Dube, Dunedin; and several grandchildren. St. Laurent Funeral Home, Nashua.

FISHER, KENNETH ROY SR., 67, of St. Petersburg, died Tuesday (Dec. 24, 1991) at home. Born in Worcester, Mass., he came here in 1989 from Massachusetts and was a former equipment installer for New England Telephone Co. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. Survivors include a son, Kenneth Jr., and a daughter Catherine Gendron, both of Maine. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

HARRIS, HOPE M., 76, of Pleasant Gap, Pa., died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Centre Community Hospital, State College, Pa. Born in Three Springs, Pa., she was a seasonal resident of St. Petersburg. She was an elementary school teacher for Bellefonte (Pa.) and a member of Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church. Survivors include a son, Robert David Jr., Pleasant Gap; a daughter, Deborah F. Rossman, State College; a brother, Joseph Madden, Treasure Island; four sisters, Ruth Cushman, South Pasadena, Kathleen Locke, Mount Union, Pa., Jane Rupp, St. Petersburg, and Margretta Styles, San Francisco. Cremation Society of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pa.

JONES, MORRIS, 78, of 227 29th St. S, St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Dec. 29, 1991) at Bayfront Medical Center. He came here in 1951 from his native Waynesboro, Ga. He was a retired roofer. He was a Baptist. Survivors include four sisters, Gertrude Lovett, Elizabeth Thomas and Thelma Brown, all of St. Petersburg, and Millia Cooper, Deerfield Beach; two brothers, Sip Jones, St. Petersburg, and Orange Jones, Waynesboro, Ga. Creal Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

LEWIS, JOSEPHINE TRAFTON, 86, of Inverness and formerly of St. Petersburg, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991). Born in Kittery, Maine, she moved to Inverness 39 years ago, where she was a member of Inverness First United Methodist Church, the Inverness Senior Women's Club, the Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 65, and the executive board of Meals on Wheels. A retired college teacher, she also was a real estate agent. Survivors include a stepson, John Lewis, Sheridan, Wyo.; and several nephews and niece s. Hooper Funeral Homes, Inverness.

SHAW, GEORGE SCOTT, 81, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Dec. 29, 1991) at Humana Hospital-St. Petersburg. Born in Snow Shoe, Pa., he came here in 1949 from Jersey Shore, Pa. He was a retired real estate salesman and a former member of the Lions Club and Sunshine City Boat Club, and was a 32nd Degree Mason. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Hazel; three sons, J. Scott, Raleigh, N.C., Thomas R., Dearborn, Mich., and Robert B., Houston; a daughter, Sara S. Brizzi, Pinellas Park; a sister, Et hel Shaw, St. Petersburg; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

WATKINS, JERRY, 55, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (Dec. 27, 1991) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Rolling Fork, Miss., he came here from Mississippi. He was a landscape gardener. Survivors include a son, Ernest Booker, El Paso, Texas; a daughter, Barbara Swinton, St. Petersburg; his mother, Jessie Watkins, Beaumont, Texas; two brothers, five sisters and three grandchildren. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park.

WEBSTER, L. EUGENE ""GENE,'' 74, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Bayfront Medical Center. Born in Frankfort, Ind., he came here in 1952 from New Orleans. He was a bank officer with the former First Federal Savings & Loan in St. Petersburg and later became vice president of First Federal Savings & Loan of Dunedin. He was active with St. Petersburg Little Theatre for many years. A Navy veteran of World War II, he also served in the Merchant Marine. He was a Protestant. Survivors include his wife, Leona, and a son, Bruce D., St. Petersburg. All Faiths Funeral Home and Cemetery, St. Petersburg.

WOLF, HASKELL, 74, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (Dec. 28, 1991) at Edward White Hospital. Born in New York, he came here in 1979 from Long Island, N.Y., where he was a lawyer and a member of the New York Bar Association, B'nai Brith and the Little Neck Jewish Center. Survivors include his wife, Jane; a son, Stephen, Belgium; two brothers, Frank and Murray of New York City; and three grandchildren. David C. Gross Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

BIANCO, DANIAL J., 29, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at Bayfront Medical Center emergency room. He died of injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident, the Medical Examiner's Office said Saturday. He was born in Derby, Conn., and came here in 1968 from Ansonia, Conn. He was an emergency medical services driver for Life Star Ambulance Co. He was a member of Allendale United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Julie; two daughters, Stephanie and Jessica, St. Petersburg; his parents, John and Joyce Bianco, St. Petersburg; and two brothers, Dennis J., San Diego, and Donald J., St. Petersburg. International Chapels Funeral Home, Pinellas Park. 

BRIDGES, WILMA A., 71, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (April 4, 1992) at Humana Hospital-St. Petersburg. She was born in Jackson County, Ga., and came here in 1971 from Atlantic City, N.J. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, James F. Jr.; three daughters, Martha Ann Schneidell, St. Petersburg, Linda J. Riley, Clearwater, and Debbie J. Nerdin, Mayport; two brothers, Ottis T. Butler and Jack D. Butler, both of Athens; a sister, Doris R. Keesler, Athens; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Woodlawn Funeral Home, St. Petersburg. 

CRON, JAMES H., 63, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Humana Hospital-Northside. He was born in Bloomingdale, N.J., and came here in 1979 from Binghamton, N.Y., where he was a foreman at Joe Louis Construction for 20 years and was a former member of the Moose Lodge. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; five sons, Staff Sgt. James H. Jr., Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Staff Sgt. Jack P., Langley Air Force Base, Va., Steven A., Endicott, N.Y., and Edward W. and Michael, both of Binghamton; two daughters, Suzanne Krizanek, Middletown, N.Y., and Jodie R. Lester, Binghamton; five sisters; three brothers; and 14 grandchildren. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg. 

GOINS, MARY LEE, 56, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Bayfront Medical Center. She came here in 1963 from her native Live Oak. She formerly worked at the Masonic Home of Florida. She was a member of the Bayway Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. Survivors include her husband, Amos J.; her mother, Reatha Wheeler, St. Petersburg; a sister, Hazel Thornton, St. Petersburg; two brothers, William Wheeler Jr., Hollywood, Fla., and Charles E. Wheeler, St. Petersburg; and many nieces , nephews and cousins. Creal Funeral Home, St. Petersburg. 

HALL, DELILAH L., 31, of Pinellas Park, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. She was born in Clearwater and lived in the area most of her life. She was a motel housekeeper. Survivors include two sons, Lazarus Brown and Larry Gillie, both of Pinellas Park; a daughter, Carese Hall, Pinellas Park; and her mother, Mary Drain, Pinellas Park. Young's Funeral Home, Clearwater. 

HINSCH, EMIL P., 88, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (April 4, 1992). He came here in 1985 from his native Pittsburgh, where he retired as a deliveryman for Reick's Dairy after 30 years. Locally, he was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and was an avid sportsman. Survivors include several nieces and nephews. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, Bobbitt Chapel, St. Petersburg. 

HORNING, FLORENCE E., 85, of Crystal Lake Mobile Home Park, Pinellas Park, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Humana Hospital-Northside. She was born in Cleveland and was a police officer there. She came here in 1966 from Orlando. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Survivors include a nephew, Paul Kern. C. E. Prevatt Funeral Home, Pinellas Park Chapel. 

JONES, FRED, 84, of 1400 25th Ave. S, St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Humana Hospital-St. Petersburg. He was born in Omega, Ga., and came here in 1937 from Miami. Locally, he retired as head waiter at Morrison's Cafeteria. He was a member of Greater Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church, where he was an active member of the adult male Sunday school class and a past member of the adult male chorus. Survivors include his wife, Gussie; a daughter, Anna Gustina Sinclair, St. Petersburg; and three grandchildren, Shane, Shannon and Lorianna Harris, all of St. Petersburg. McRae Funeral Home, St. Petersburg. 

KING, MARY ELIZABETH ""BETTY,'' 60, of St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at home. She came here in 1964 from her native Olean, N.Y. She was a cosmetologist at Beaumonde Beauty Salon, Coquina Key. She was a member of AMVETS Auxiliary Pappy Post 5, Andy Anderson Post 125 Auxiliary and the American Legion. She belonged to Bay Point Christian Church. Survivors include her husband, Bob; three daughters, Debbie Bowman, Tracy Greene and Penny Rubash, all of St. Petersburg; two sons, Butch Lane and James King, both of St. Petersburg; her mother, Mary Elizabeth Conley, Olean; a brother, Charles Conley, Oregon; two sisters, Penny O'Keefe, Olean, and Theresa Garver, St. Petersburg; and 14 grandchildren. Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home, Gulfport. 

LINDENSTEIN, INA R., 84, of St. Petersburg, died Saturday (April 4, 1992) at Oak Manor Nursing Home. She was born in Sweden and came here in 1963 from Chicago, where she was a member of Sten Sture-Frihet Lodge 44, Swedish Vasa Order of America. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a daughter, Ruth Jakiela, Seminole; a sister, Ellen Okerstrom, Sweden; a granddaughter, Debby Snyder, Largo; and 10 nieces and nephews in Sweden. Memorial Park Funeral Home-Cemetery, St. Petersburg. 

LITLE, MILDRED SELMA, 74, of Lecanto and formerly of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at home. She was born in Wildwood, N.J., and lived here before moving to Lecanto in 1980. She was a sales representative for Avon Cosmetics. She was a past president of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4252 Ladies Auxiliary, Hernando, and past president of the Disabled American Veterans Post 139 Ladies Auxiliary and the American Legion Post 155 Ladies Auxiliary, both of Crystal River. She was a Lutheran. Survivors include three sons, William, St. Petersburg, Joseph, Lecanto, and Maurice, Homosassa; two sisters, Victoria Eidson, San Antonio, Texas, and Marie Thompson, Wildwood; six grandchildren; and a great-grandson. Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River. 

MOORES, CHARLES, 85, of St. Petersburg, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at St. Anthony's Hospital. He was born in Newfoundland, Canada, and came here in 1974 from Torrance, Calif. He retired from Northrop Corp., Hawthorne, Calif., after 21 years. In New Jersey, he was a member of Audubon Parkside Lodge 218, F&AM, and the Shriners and Scottish Rite. He also was a member of Odd Fellows, Camden, N.J. He was a Methodist. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth M.; a daughter, Constance Elliott, Torrance; a sister, Mary M. Pelley, St. Petersburg; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. National Cremation Society, St. Petersburg. 

WHITE, LAURA, 82, of 811 11th St. S, St. Petersburg, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Humana Hospital-St. Petersburg. She was born in Climax, Ga., and came here in 1945 from Havana, Fla. She retired as a presser at the laundry of Mound Park Hospital, now Bayfront Medical Center. She was a member of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Willie Lee. McRae Funeral Home, St. Petersburg.

BALLMAN, RICHARD J., 79, of Largo, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at home. He was born in Chicago and moved here in 1974 from Milwaukee. He worked as an office manager for the Veterans Administration in Milwaukee. He was an Army veteran of World War II and served in the Wisconsin National Guard. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Largo. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy M.; three sons, Richard J. Jr., Moline, Ill., and Jeffrey W. and Christian D., both of Milwaukee; a daughter, Mary T. Catalanotto, Cincinnati; two brothers, Lawrence, Warrenton, Ore., and Eugene, Los Angeles; and nine grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Clearwater. 

BORDICKS, KATHERINE J., 69, of Dunedin, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Mease Hospital Countryside, Safety Harbor. She was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, and moved here in 1981 from Jackson, Miss. She taught nursing at several universities. Survivors include a sister, Jessie E. Bordicks, Cincinnati; a nephew, James M. Bordicks, Cincinnati; and two great-nephews, Mark A. Bordicks and James D. Bordicks, both of Cincinnati. National Cremation Society, Clearwater. 

BURKE, FRANCIS H., 84, of Palm Harbor, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at Mease Hospital Countryside, Safety Harbor. He was born in St. Louis and moved here in 1975 from Cape Coral. He was a police officer in St. Louis. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Marie. Curlew Hills Funeral Home, Palm Harbor. 

CACHION, RICHARD ""RICK,'' 60, of Clearwater, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo. He was born in Methuen, Mass., and moved here in 1978 from Long Island, N.Y. He worked as a bingo caller for the Marine Corps League in Clearwater. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a Catholic. His memberships included Marine Corps League, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars, all in Clearwater, and Knights of Columbus, Long Island, N.Y. Survivors include his wife, Nan cy; two sons, Richard Jr., Connecticut, and Ray Martenze, Clearwater; seven daughters, Pam Shannon, New York, Sandy Uniacke, Wisconsin, Leslie Sondag, California, Lois Lewis, Pelzer, S.C., Patricia Jackubowski, Clearwater, and Amy Popecki and Jackie Hart well, both of Long Island; two brothers, Billy, Massachusetts, and Joseph, Connecticut; and a sister, Irene Graham, New York. National Cremation Society, Clearwater. 

FRIES, MARIE L., 88, of Terre Haute, Ind., formerly of Largo, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) in Terre Haute. She was born in Waukarusa, Ind. She was a member of Anona United Methodist Church, Largo. Survivors include a son, Roy L. Fries, Sarasota; two daughters, Florence Newport, Umatilla, Ore., and Kathryn Sheadel, Mansfield, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Hubbell Funeral Home, Belleair Bluffs. 

HOFF, DOROTHY M., 62, of Seminole, died Wednesday (April 1, 1992) at home. She was born in York, Pa., and moved here in 1968 from Aldelphi, Md. She was a Protestant. Survivors include her husband, Vernon; two sons, Steven L., Redington Shores, and Alan J., St. Petersburg; a daughter, Susan Gentner, Annapolis, Md.; her mother, Edgil Richey, Hyattsville, Md.; a brother, Robert Richey, Wheaton, Md.; and three sisters, JoAnne Ableiter, Montrose, Va., Jane Harman, Floral City, and Gloria Humphrey, Upper Marlboro, Md. National Cremation Society, Clearwater. 

LESITZ, BEN, 77, of Clearwater, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at Clearwater Community Hospital. He moved here in 1977 from his native Omaha, Neb. He was a member of Temple B'nai Israel and B'nai B'rith, Clearwater. Survivors include his wife, Tibbye; a son, Larry, Omaha; two brothers, Morris and Leonard, both of Los Angeles; three sisters, Mildred Posley, Los Angeles, Sylvia Shapiro, Omaha, and Beth Perlmeter, Denver; and three grandchildren. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater. 

LEVY, JEAN, 60, of Ann Arbor, Mich., and Clearwater, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at St. Joseph Hospital, Tampa. She was born in Lincoln Park, Mich., and was a winter resident in Clearwater since 1986. She worked as a secretary at the University of Michigan. Survivors include her husband, Benjamin; a daughter, Jennifer Taylor, Ada, Ohio; her parents, Foster and Gertrude Levy, Clearwater; and three sisters, Vivian R. Wahl, Tucson, Ariz., Carol J. Lutz, Sterling Heights, Mich., and Beverly S. Land , Clearwater. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Belcher Road Chapel, Clearwater. 

MARVIN, DONALD D., 80, of Oldsmar, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at home. He was born in Middleport, N.Y., and moved here from Rochester, N.Y. He worked as a corporate advertising photographer for Eastman Kodak, Rochester. He was an Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Catherine; two sons, Donald J., Monroe, Conn., and Richard, Schenectady, N.Y.; a stepson, Michael Karr, Washington, D.C.; two stepdaughters, Cathy Karr, Stuttgart, Germany, and Elizabeth Karr Tashman, New York City; a sister, Jean Breyer, Rochester; several nieces and nephews; and five grandchildren. National Cremation Society, Holiday. 

McCARTHY, WILLIAM JOSEPH ""JOE,'' 42, of Seminole, died Friday (April 3, 1992) at University General Hospital, Seminole. He was born in Columbia, S.C., and moved here in 1961 from Nashville, Tenn. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked as a welder at Champion Construction, Clearwater. Survivors include his parents, William H. and Rose Carmen McCarthy, Largo; two sisters, Jan Angus, San Francisco, and Kim McCarthy, Arlington, Va.; and his maternal grandmother, Nettie Morgan, Dall as. Rhodes Funeral Directors, Druid Chapel, Clearwater. 

MULARCIK, DOLORES, 64, of Largo, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at home. She was born in Garfield, N.J., and moved here in 1987 from Silver Spring, Md. She was a homemaker. Survivors include two daughters, Andrea Hudgens, St. Petersburg, and Pamela Mularcik, Philadelphia; and a brother, Elroy Sudeck, Moorestown, N.J. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes, Largo Chapel. 

WITTE, H. JANICE, 68, of Seminole, died Thursday (April 2, 1992) at home. She was born in Chicago and moved here in 1979 from Elmhurst, Ill. She worked as a key punch operator at Southeast Bank and was a Catholic. She was a member of Bauder Bowlers, Largo. Survivors include two sons, Preston Witte, Germany, and Bruce Witte, Largo; four daughters, Lois Roche, Carol Stream, Ill., Rosemary Lewandowski, Glendale Heights, Ill., Sheila Budney, Naperville, Ill., and Barbara Toulopoulas, Largo; a b rother, John Hansen, Palmetto; a sister, Marge Behrendt, Clearwater; and seven grandchildren. E. James Reese Funeral Home, Seminole. 

WOODALL, LOETTA P., 74, of Seminole, died Wednesday (April 1, 1992) at Metropolitan General Hospital, Pinellas Park. She was born in Paducah, Ky., and moved here in 1946 from Murray, Ky. She worked as an inspector for a manufacturing company. She was a Protestant. Survivors include a brother, Albert Clay Parker, Tallahassee; and two sisters, Sue Greene, Paducah, and Martha Turner, Dothan, Ala. E. James Reese Funeral Home, Seminole.


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