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Our Obituaries

Oliver Kennett Browning , Sr.

September 15, 1930 - December 4, 2016

BROWNING, Oliver Kennett (Kenney) 86, of Tampa, Fl. Passed away December 4, 2016. He is preceded in death by his wife Norma Jean (57 years) whom he loved and cherished. He is survived by his loving family: daughter Connie Putnam; son Oliver K. (Kenney) Browning, Jr ; two grandsons, Kenney Lee ( Stephanie) and John Browning (Natasha); three granddaughters, Kimberly Lorenz (John), Kerianne...
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Sandra Mary McNamara

August 8, 1954 - December 2, 2016

Sandra Mary McNamara, 62, of St. Petersburg passed away December 2, 2016 at her home. Sandra was born in Massachusetts to Roger and Helen on August 8, 1954. Sandra was one of eight children. She relocated to the area in 2011. Sandra was an avid member of Christ the King Catholic Church and worked in the after school program. Sandra enjoyed photography, antiquing and reading murder mysteries. ...
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Stephen Ankudowich

September 30, 1948 - November 28, 2016

ANKUDOWICH, Stephen, 68, of Tampa passed away November 28, 2016. Stephen was born in Northampton, Massachusetts on September 30, 1948 to Kostanty and Mary Millward Ankudowich. He is survived by his loving family: wife, Denise, and children, Michael, Lizzy, and Ali.
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Mary Kelly Montalto

August 7, 1966 - November 28, 2016

Mary Kelly Montalto, "Kelly", passed away under hospice care on November 28, 2016. She was 50 years old. She was surrounded by her family and friends, and the many well wishes of those she had touched over the years. Kelly was born in Mobile, Alabama, living most of her life in Tampa, FL. She was a graduate of Chamberlain High School, and received her Bachelors and Master's Degree at the...
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Alice M. Klaas

February 8, 1926 - November 28, 2016

KLAAS, Alice Marguerite Lee., 90, of Tampa, passed away November. 28, 2016. Born to Leonard and Marie (Harp) Lee in Port Huron, MI on Feb. 8, 1926. Alice had a kind, generous spirit. She volunteered in MI & FL in hospitals & with the American Red Cross. Alice was not only active with her churches, but helped other churches as well. She enjoyed bowling & golf. Predeceased by 4 brothers, 3...
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Robert Anthony Saccaggi

October 27, 1957 - November 17, 2016

Robert A. "Bobby" Saccaggi, 59, of South Tampa, passed away November 17, 2016. Bobby was born in New York, New York on October 27, 1957 to Henry M. and Helen C. Saccaggi. Bobby relocated to the Tampa area in 1984 and trained to become an electrician. Bobby worked in the commercial electrical field, most recently as a superintendent with Alliance Power Solutions, Inc. He worked throughout his...
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James A. Fernandez

March 1, 1924 - November 9, 2016

FERNANDEZ, James A., 92, of Tampa, Florida entered into eternal rest on November 9, 2016. Born to Eustasio and Carmen on March 1, 1924. A Tampa native, James proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. James is survived by his loving wife, Adalina and many family members. He will be forever missed by his family and friends. The family is currently working on James's life story; please check...
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Robert Joseph Yacobellis

November 1, 1973 - November 7, 2016

YACOBELLIS, Robert Joseph "Alex", 43, of Tampa, passed away November 7, 2016. Born to Robert A. and Barbara in Philadelphia on November 1, 1973. Alex was a Boy Scout in Hatfield, PA . and enjoyed playing soccer. He was a graduate of Lansdale Catholic High School and worked at Zoto's Diner in Line Lexington, PA before moving to Florida in 1993. Later in life, Alex worked for Oasis Outsourcing,...
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Janice E. Lawrence

January 11, 1941 - November 6, 2016

LAWRENCE, Janice E., 75 of Spring Hill passed away November 6, 2016. Born in Danville, Georgia on January 11, 1941. Janice will be greatly missed by family and friends.
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Paul Haines

September 15, 1923 - October 31, 2016

Paul Haines, ("Pap", "Jug") born September 15, 1923, left his Earthly body on October 31, 2016 to join his wife of 73 years, Lenora ("Bubba, Babe") who left us on May 30, 2007, in Eternal Slumber. Paul was born in St. Michael, Pennsylvania. He is survived by his daughter, Alice Bieber of Tampa, and his son, Paul Haines and daughter-in-law, Joanna, of Palm Coast. Paul is a grandfather of 5,...
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Joyce Gardner Peterson

April 3, 1932 - October 30, 2016

PETERSON, Joyce G., 84, of Tampa, FL passed away on October 30, 2016. Joyce was born in Long Island, New York to Payson and Josephine on April 3, 1932. Please offer support to her husband, A. Lewis Peterson and family at this difficult time.
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Emanuel Nicholas Dragomer, Jr.

September 7, 1926 - October 25, 2016

Emanuel Nicholas Dragomer, Jr., 90, of Tampa passed away October 25, 2016. Born in East Chicago, Indiana on September 7, 1926 to Emanuel Sr. and Elizabeth. Emanuel proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Army. Emanuel will be interred Indiana. Emanuel is survived by his loving family and friends.
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Lucy Sciple Durham

November 18, 1929 - October 24, 2016

DURHAM, Lucy Sciple, 86 of Tampa passed away Oct. 24, 2016. She spent many years in banking before retiring as a VP & branch manager of a nat'l bank in Tampa. Lucy then worked with her beloved husband, Douglas, a retired U.S. Treasury Bank Examiner as national bank consultants. Predeceased by her husband, Doug, and grandson, Shaun Ahern Taylor, Jr. Survived by her brother, Edward (Nancy) Sciple,...
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Billie L. Beaty

July 16, 1922 - October 23, 2016

BEATY, Billie L, 94, of Tampa, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2016. Born July 16, 1922 in Tampa to William and Lola Graber. She worked for and retired from McKesson Drug Company. Billie was a member of the Daughters of the Nile, Elim Temple No. 76. She loved to fish, dance and travel. Per her request, there will be no services however donations can be made in her name to the...
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Zelma Angeline Normandeau

May 29, 1936 - October 19, 2016

Zelma Angeline (Gerke) Normandeau, 80, of Tampa passed away October 19, 2016. Zelma was born to Henry W. and Verna L. (Pruett) Gerke on May 29, 1936 in Weaubleau, Missouri. Zelma proudly served her country as a member of the United States Air Force and was awarded the National Defense Service Medal. She is predeceased by her parents; and son, Gary Normandeau. Zelma was married to her beloved...
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Leon Burton

July 19, 1933 - October 16, 2016

BURTON, Leon, 83, son of Lloyd and Estelle (nee Sinclair) Burton, was born on July 19, 1933 in Louisville, Kentucky. Leon passed away peacefully on October 16, 2016. Leon married his loving wife, Marilyn (nee Miller) in 1983. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. Leon was very proud of his military service. Leon was a long-time member of the American Legion and the VFW....
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Mireya Escoda

August 16, 1945 - October 16, 2016

Mireya Escoda, 71. Mireya Joaquina Escoda, age 71 of Tampa passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Mireya was born to the late Manuel Parrado and Maria Ana Parrado on August 16, 1945 in Camaaguey, Cuba. Mireya married the love of her life Joaquin Escoda on November 20, 1963. Their first son, Julio Escoda was born in Camaguey, Cuba on May 26, 1966. Their second son, Juan Escoda was born in...
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Gavyn Lee Slobodzian

August 16, 2016 - October 12, 2016

Gavyn Lee Slobodzian passed away peacefully in the arms of his mommy on October 12, 2016. He was born at 2:28 p.m. on August 16, 2016 in Tampa, Florida. He was born overdue at 41 weeks along. Gavyn was the son of Sierra Chavez and Joseph Slobodzian. He is survived by one sibling: Shyloh Slobodzian, 1.5 years old. His maternal grandparents are Al and Ashley Chavez and Heather Smith; and...
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Rosa Vega

July 7, 1921 - October 9, 2016

VEGA, Rosa, 95, of Tampa passed away October 9, 2016. Rosa was born in Guanica, Puerto Rico on July 7, 1921 to Alcilio and Francisca Jimenez. Rosa is survived by her loving daughters, Nellie Negron and Rachel Mercado and many loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Rosa will be greatly missed.
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Samuel Craig Allinder

March 17, 1950 - October 8, 2016

Samuel (Craig) Allinder, 66. Passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family. Craig was preceded in death by parents Betty Ann and Tom Allinder, and survived by brothers, Charles (Steve) Allinder, Tom (TC) Allinder, sisters-in-law, Carla Allinder, Karen Allinder; and nieces Abbie Glenn, Lauren Glenn, Megan Glenn, Gracie Glenn, Raegan Allinder, Caitlin Allinder, Charlotte...
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Ivan Crespo

December 1, 1945 - October 6, 2016

CRESPO, Ivan, 70, of Tampa passed away October 6, 2016. Ivan was born on December 1, 1945 in Las Marias, Puerto Rico to Juan and Carmen Crespo. Ivan retired from the New Jersey Board of Education and relocated to Florida. A celebration of life for an amazing single Father of two daughters, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, and a very special friend to so many. He will always be remembered for his...
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Hubert M. Reed

August 20, 1946 - September 29, 2016

REED, Hubert M., 70, of Tampa passed away September 29, 2016. Hubert was born in Bowen, Kentucky on August 20, 1946 to Leonard and Mildred. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and made it his career. He is survived by his loving family including his wife, Connie, sons, Louis and George, and daughter, Lilly. Hubert will be greatly missed by family and friends.
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Yong Cho Son

February 10, 1924 - September 21, 2016

SON, Yong Cho, 92, of Tampa passed away September 21, 2016. Yong Cho was born in Seoul, South Korea on February 10, 1924. She will be greatly missed by family and friends. The family plans to celebrate her life in overseas at a later date.
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Abigail Ann Martin

December 1, 1916 - September 17, 2016

MARTIN, Abigail Ann, 99. passed away September 17, 2016. Born in Atlantic, Pennsylvania to Ralph and Hazel Gilbert. Abigail lived just short of a century and enjoyed life to the fullest. Survived by her loving son, David Hamblen of Ocala. Abigail will be greatly missed by family and friends.
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Helen Neese

September 17, 2016

NEESE, Helen, of Tampa passed away September 17, 2016. Born in Birmingham, Alabama to Herme and Helen Boutwell. Survived by husband, Michael; daughters, Karen, Renee, Pam and Monica; and 10 grandchildren. The family is working on Helen's full life story. Please check back soon.
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Helen Phillips Neil

July 18, 1936 - September 13, 2016

NEIL, Helen Phillips, 80, of Tampa, Florida passed away after a short illness on September 13, 2016. Born in Leesburg, Virginia, Mrs. Neil moved to Florida in 1955 and married James H ("Chuck") Neil of Tampa in 1957. She worked for Honeywell and Group Technologies in Tampa as a Defense Contracts Administrator in a pioneering role during an era when few women held such jobs. She was preceded...
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Ingeborg K. Holland

January 19, 1925 - September 12, 2016

HOLLAND, Ingeborg K.,, 91, of Tampa, passed away September 12, 1925. Ingeborg was born in Giessen, Germany on January 19, 1925 to Johann and Erna Krug. Ingeborg is survived by her son, John. She will be greatly missed by family and friends. Inge's family is currently planning a Celebration of Life and writing her full obituary. Please check back for updates. The date for the Celebration of...
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Sharyn Lee Forbes

September 9, 2016

FORBES, Sharyn Lee, 66, of Tampa, passed away September 9, 2016. The family is currently working on her life story. Please check back for full obituary and service details.
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Hilda Gilman Orlando

February 8, 1922 - August 29, 2016

ORLANDO, Hilda Gilman, 94, of Tampa passed away on August 29, 2016, Hilda was born in Vieques, Puerto Rico and came to the United States as a young woman of 24. Hilda's parents were Gil Sierra and Benedita Velazquez Sierra. She was predeceased by three brothers, Rafael, Arturo and Enrique Sierra and one sister, Lucy Touchton. Hilda was married to Walter L. Rollins who passed away in 1955....
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Frank Capitano, Jr.

March 13, 1957 - August 23, 2016

Frank Capitano, Jr. (59) went to heaven on August 23, 2016 after a long, hard, tiring battle with cancer. Frank, a Tampa native, graduated from Tampa Catholic High School. Survived by wife, Debra Ezell Capitano of 37 yrs. Frank retired after 30 years as a school bus mechanic with Hillsborough Co. School Board Transp. Deprt. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church & of the Loyal Order...
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Lazaro Antonio Hall

August 17, 1985 - August 17, 2016

Lazaro Antonio Hall passed away unexpectedly on his 31st birthday at the conclusion of his work shift as a Chef on August 17, 2016. Lazaro leaves behind his loving fiancé, Tiffany Nelson, his son, Xavier Hall, his daughter Sophia Hall, and four family children they are helping to raise. Other surviving immediate family members include his mother, Gina Hall, his father, Lazaro Gomez, his step...
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Elvira C. Revis

July 25, 1928 - August 16, 2016

REVIS, Elvira C., 88, of Tampa, Florida, entered into rest on August 16, 2016. Elvira was born in London, England on July 25, 1928 to Oscar and Beatrice Carlsson. Elvira was married to the love of her life, Stuart H. Revis for 66 years. Together they raised four children. Elvira is survived by her loving husband, Stuart; children David (Newark, DE), Elizabeth (Alan) Schwartz (Surprise, AZ),...
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James "Jim" Pieper

July 13, 1957 - August 16, 2016

James, "Jim" William Pieper, Jr. passed away on August 16, 2016 after a courageous battle prior to and following a heart transplant last year. Born in Heidelberg, Germany, Jim spent most of his life in Tampa, Florida. A graduate of King High School, Tampa, he played and later helped coach football for the school. He graduated from the University of South Florida and was a member of the Sigma...
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Jesus Miguel Rodriguez

May 5, 1973 - July 25, 2016

RODRIGUEZ, Jesus Miguel, 43, of Miami passed away July 25, 2016 in Tampa. Born in East Meadow, New York, to Jesus and Minerva on May 5, 1973. Jesus will be greatly missed by family and friends.
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Myra Jean Myers

July 15, 1928 - July 19, 2016

Myra 'JEAN' Myers, 88, a long-time resident of Tampa passed away on July 19, 2016. She was born in Bismarck, MO to Eugene and Dorothy Boyer and came to Tampa in 1950 before moving to her final home in Atlanta in August 2013. Jean was affectionately known as "Nana" by her family and friends. She attended a local college in Missouri before marrying Patrick Myers, her husband of 40 years. They...
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Gregory Dean Patterson

April 19, 1969 - July 13, 2016

Gregory Dean Patterson was a native of Atlanta, Georgia and lived there for several years with his parents, John Elgin Patterson and Betty Dean Patterson, and his older brother, John Elgin Patterson, Jr. Greg and his brother bonded while playing sports and hunting. At age twelve he attended boarding school in the north where he played ice hockey and became an avid ice skater. For high school,...
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Joseph John Savino

July 26, 1921 - July 3, 2016

Joseph John Savino 95, Passed away on July 3, 2016 at Tampa General Hospital He was born in Brooklyn, NY on July 26, 1921 and moved to Tampa in 1975 He is survived by: Robert G. Savino – Son, Los Lunas, NM, Joseph J. Savino Jr. – Son, Pittsburg, PA. Mark A. Savino – Son, Tampa, FL Joseph Savino is the son of Italian immigrants Gregorio Savino (1884-1968) and Angelina Pasciolla Savino...
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James Sterling Wood

November 21, 1929 - July 1, 2016

James Sterling Wood, 86 of Tampa passed away July 1, 2016. He was born in Beaumont, Texas. He is survived by his loving family and friends.
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Miriam Amador

December 18, 1942 - June 28, 2016

Amador, Miriam 73, of Tampa. passed away on June 28, 2016. She was born in Havana, Cuba and came here 40 years ago from New Jersey . Miriam is predeceased by her parents, Lorenzo and Martha, she is survived by her loving husband, Jorge, daughter , Jannette (Rich), Michelle (Frank) grandsons, Nicolas, Alexander, Fernando, Lorenzo and Jack, sister, Martha, niece, Annette nephew, Roberto. She...
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Osvaldo Perez

March 10, 1963 - June 16, 2016

Osvaldo Perez 53, of Tampa, passed away June, 16, 16. He is survived by his loving family and friends.
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Lamar C Hardwick

March 17, 1947 - June 16, 2016

Lamar C. Hardwick, 69, of Tampa, son of the late Lloyd and Bea Hardwick, passed away June 16, 2016. He was born in Vidalia, GA and came to Tampa 50 years ago. Lamar was a retired brick mason and owner of Hardwick Masonry. He was a loving husband, father, and friend. Always happy and up for a joke, he loved fishing and cooking on the grill with a beer in his hand and a smile on his face. Lamar...
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Maria Gonzalez

March 30, 1915 - June 15, 2016

Maria Gonzalez 101, passed away on June 15, 2016. She was survived by her her loving family and friends.
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Delia Alvarez

April 23, 1932 - June 10, 2016

Alvarez, Delia, 84 passed away on June 10, 2016. She was born in New York, NY and came to Tampa from California three years ago. She is survived by Dora Arroyo, Daughter, Steven Arroyo (Sandy) , Son, John Alvarez (Isabel), Brother, and Grandchildren Robert, Lisa, Ileana, Steven, and David. Delia loved traveling and shopping. She was loving and wanted the best for her family. In lieu of...
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Donald Louise Normandeau

July 15, 1934 - June 10, 2016

Donald Louise Normandeau, 81, of Tampa, Florida, passed away June 10, 2016 at Melech Hospice House, Tampa. He was born in Windsor, Canada and has been a Tampa resident for many years. He proudly served and retired from the United States Air Force. He is predeceased by his mother and father, Lorraine and Marcel Normandeau; and son, Gary Normandeau. Donald is survived by his wife of 59 years, Zelma...
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Edward O. Colby

February 18, 1931 - June 2, 2016

Edward O. Colby, 85, Tampa Florida, passed away on June 2nd. He was born in Mitchell, South Dakota on February 18, 1931 to Nettie and Edward Colby. He was predeceased by his sister Marie Colby. Ed is survived by his loving wife of over 58 years, Sonna J. Colby, Tampa Florida, his daughter and son-in-law, Tonya Marie Packard and Richard Packard, Atlanta GA, as well as his son, Chad Edward Colby...
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Valentina Crockett

February 14, 1928 - May 31, 2016

Valentina Crockett (la Tinina) 88, passed away on May 31, 2016. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years John Robert Crockett, Jr, her children, gran-kids, great grand kid and rest of loving family and friend . Born Valentina Moreno Perez on St. Valentine's Day in Paredes de Escalona, Providence of Toledo, España. Loved by all who met her and known to her family and friends as Lala.
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Louise Lindsay

June 16, 1920 - May 27, 2016

Louise Lindsay entered into eternal rest with her Savior Jesus Christ on 5-27-16. She is proceeded in death by her beloved husband Edward A. Lindsay, parents Charlie and Maud Rose and her brothers Charles and Buster Rose. Her loving family are resting in the comfort of our Heavenly Father. She leaves behind her only child Charles Edward Lindsay and his wife Brenda. Four grandchildren: Scott...
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John Shuler Oakley

March 4, 1932 - May 26, 2016

John Shuler Oakley, 84, of Tampa, Florida passed away May 26, 2016 at South Tampa Health and Rehab. He was born in Greensboro, North Carolina and has been a Florida transplant since he left the US Navy after his service in the Korean War. He is predeceased by his parents, Clyde and Roberta Louise Oakley. John is survived by his son, Ryan Oakley and his wife Megan Oakley; his daughter, Dyan Oakley...
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Oris McDoom

June 12, 1941 - May 24, 2016

Oris McDoom, 74, of Caroni, Trinidad passed away May 24, 2016 at Florida Hospital, Tampa. She is survived by her loving husband, Imran McDoom; along with many family and friends. She will truly be missed.
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John Roland Volent

December 14, 1933 - May 19, 2016

John Roland Volent, passed away May 19, 2016.. He is survived by his grandson Randy, family Donna, Brandon, Samantha and special friend Rick
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Carol Lou Arrowood

March 12, 1928 - May 17, 2016

Arrowood, Carol Lou, 88, of Tampa, passed away on May 17, 2016. Born in Cleveland, Oh, she moved to Tampa in 1975. Carol is survived by her daughters; Nancy Garrido (Daniel, Karen Lewandowski (Michael), Laura Pryor and son, Paul Arrowood; 5 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren; and 7 nephews. She was very loved and will be dearly missed. Services to be scheduled. Please check back for more...
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Charles "Chick" Alexander Gordon

June 23, 1929 - May 16, 2016

GORDON, Dr. Charles "Chick" Alexander, 86, of Tampa, passed May 16, 2016. The Topeka, Kansas, native is predeceased by parents Edna and Clarence Gordon and brother Dale; survived by wife of 65 years Bonnie of Tampa, FL; brothers William (Betty) of Wellington, Ohio; James (Mary) and Donald (Dorothy) of Wichita, Kansas; sons Greg (Betty), Marc (Nancy), Brad (JoAnne), and Doug (Tracy) of Tampa, FL...
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Robert Huber

October 11, 1932 - May 12, 2016

Huber, Robert, 83 of Tampa, passed away on May 12, 2016. Born in Morristown, PA, he moved to Tampa in 1974. Robert was a devote Catholic by faith. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Martha and daughter and daughter Karen. He is survived by his sister Loretta Schleifer; daughters, Donna Stonier, Barbara Fashbaugh, Mary Marrazzo; surrogate son Rondon Paul; 8 grandchildren and 5 great...
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Martha Ann Watts Plumb

January 3, 1934 - May 11, 2016

WATTS PLUMB, Martha (Ann Hall) left us on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. She was born in the state of Georgia to the late Norvell and Bertie Hall (aka Bertie Girvan) on Jan. 3, 1934. She had a beloved sister, Barbara (Bob-bie) Sue Fowler, and brother, Robert Hall (whom both passed too soon and Martha dearly missed). By 1940 her family had moved to Ft. Lauderdale. There, she attended Ft. Lauderdale High...
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Edward L Brill

March 9, 1918 - May 10, 2016

Brill, Edward L., born March 9, 1918, in Hubbard OH, passed away in Tampa, FL. on May 10, 2016. He was the son of Edward A. Brill and Mary E. Roberts. He graduated in 1935 a year early from Struthers High School, in OH, started his first job in a steel mill, and began studying metallurgical engineering at Youngstown College. At the start of WWII, he surrendered his critical occupation deferment...
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Carmela Kee

April 25, 1923 - May 3, 2016

Kee, Carmela, 93, of Tampa, passed away on May 3rd, 2016 at Tampa General Hospital. She is survived by her two sons, Charles Bersovoy and Steve Beresovoy. She was dearly loved and will greatly be missed.
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Felix Acosta

February 5, 1925 - May 1, 2016

Acosta, Felix, 91, of Tampa, passed away May 1, 2016. He is preceded in death by his loving wife Dinella Acosta, and daughter, Maritza. He is survived by his daughters, Rosa Estrada (Anthony) and Dinella Diaz ( Alfredo); grandchildren, Anthony, Javi, Arnaldo, JR, Tina, Rey, Janna, Dinellita, Patricia, Marisela, and Jose Luis; and great grandchildren, Julian, Kayla, Gabriella, Jenna, Francisco,...
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Charles Russell Pendley

April 20, 1952 - April 26, 2016

PENDLEY, Charles Russell, 64, left this earth on wings supported by the love of his family and friends on April 26, 2016. Russell was born in Tampa and attended Lutz Elementary. He enjoyed watching wrestling with family and friends as well as reading history and biographies. He was preceded in death by his parents and is survived by his beloved wife Sandra Lee Weeks-Pendley, and his extended...
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Kimiko Sugihara Christian

March 6, 1938 - April 21, 2016

Christian, Kimiko, 78, of Tampa, passed away Thursday April 21, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Larry Christian; daughter Gwenn Christian-Vance; 2 grandchildren, Dylan and Lauren Vance; 2 brothers, and 3 sisters. Kimiko lived her entire life with excellence and a fierce determination to always do the right thing. She will be greatly missed...
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Margaret Jane Uhthoff Weston

November 22, 1926 - April 20, 2016

Margaret Jane Uhthoff Weston, 89, passed away peacefully on April 20, 2016 in Tampa. Margaret was born November 22, 1926 in Washington, D.C. Following school Margaret worked as a secretary for the Army where she met and then married her beloved husband, William Weston. They lived for many years in Virginia and upon retirement moved to Naples, Florida. In 2006 Margaret moved to Tampa to be...
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Pamela Matt

January 27, 1943 - April 9, 2016

Matt, Pamela, 73, of Tampa, passed away April 9, 2016 at St. Joseph's Memorial. She was born in Shreveport, LA. Predeceased by her husband, Daniel Matt; and her mother, Edith Neel. She is survived by her father, Conrad Neel of Shreveport, LA; son, Jimmy Harlin of Minneapolis, MN; daughter, Christi O'Leary of Shalimar, FL; son, David Harlin of TN; seven grandchildren, David Harlin of San Diego, CA...
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Douglas John Forster

December 5, 1920 - March 28, 2016

Forster, Douglas J., 95, of Tampa, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2016. Lutheran by faith, Douglas served in the US Air Force in Okinawa and was a member of the American Legion Post 139. He received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Tampa, where he played baseball. His favorite pastime was fishing. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Mae Forster in 2009. He is survived by...
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Desmond Hugh Staple

March 16, 2016

Staple, Desmond Hugh, 48, of Tampa, born November 25, 1967, to Winston Staple and Eunice Staple, passed away March 16, 2016. Desmond immigrated to the United States from Kingston, Jamaica, 33 years ago and made Tampa his home. In 1986, he graduated from Mulberry High School where he served as drum major for the marching band. Desmond went on to graduate from Florida State University with degrees...
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Stephen Nissen

May 23, 1962 - March 14, 2016

Nissen, Stephen, 53, of Tampa, passed away March 14, 2016. Born in Columbia, SC, Stephen moved to Brooksville, FL, before high school. Stephen was an avid golfer, a "die hard" Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan and he loved having his cold beer. He is preceded in death by his mother Shirley Scott. He is survived by his father Kenneth and step-mother Margaret; daughters Whitney Richardson (Travis), and...
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Edward C Bedore

January 23, 1928 - March 12, 2016

Edward C. Bedore of Tampa, Fla., originally of Green Bay, Wis., died peacefully in his home on March 12, 2016, with his loving wife of 34 years, Delores, by his side. He was 88 years old. Edward worked at Morley Murphy Company for 36 years before retiring in 1984. He enjoyed 35 years of retirement in both Green Bay and Tampa, during which time he loved to golf, fish, hunt and play his trumpet. ...
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Elizabeth Emma Fisher

November 29, 1926 - March 12, 2016

Elizabeth Emma Fisher 89, of Tampa, passed away on March 12, 2016. She is survived by her loving family.
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Jimmy "Jimbo" Vega

November 8, 1976 - March 10, 2016

Vega, Jimmy, "Jimbo", 39 of Tampa, passed away March 10, 2016. Jimmy worked at ADT Security and was the owner of Inhouse Records, music recording studio. He was a die-hard NY Yankees fan; loved listening to Carlos Santana music and liked to spend his free time golfing. He is preceded in death by his father William and, sister; Patricia Lee. He is survived by his Mother Maria Marta Vega; fiancée...
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Burton Scott Ingram

August 31, 1971 - March 8, 2016

Ingram, Scott, 44, passed away March 8, 2016 after a yearlong battle with Lung Cancer. A lifelong Tampa resident, he graduated from Plant High School in 1989. He is survived by his parents, Burton and Barbara Ingram, and his son Jacob Ingram; his brother Keith, and his wife Pam and niece Abby. Many other family, loved ones, and friends. Scott was a loving father to Jacob. He worked at Humana,...
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Amy Sue Hardy

September 25, 1947 - March 2, 2016

Amy Maynard Hardy, 68, passed away March 2nd, 2016 after a brief illness. Born in Williamson, West Virginia, she moved to Tampa from Columbus, Ohio at the age of 14. A 1965 graduate of Robinson High School, she called Tampa home for most of her life, while residing in Apollo Beach since 2009. Amy was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Lois Maynard, and her former husband, Andy...
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Genevieve "Granny" Miller

February 12, 1914 - February 29, 2016

Miller, Genevieve(Granny), 102, went home to the Lord on Angel wings, February 29, 2016. Genevieve was born February 12, 1914 in Charlton, NY. She was the fifth of seven children born to Frank and Mary mulligan Hance. She was Catholic by faith. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Leonard Miller, four sisters, Mary, Lillian, Agnes and Katherine; and brothers Joe and Frank. ...
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Lee R. Fink

December 14, 1935 - February 29, 2016

Lee R. Fink, 80, of Tampa , Florida, passed away on February 29, 2016 at the veterans hospital, Tampa. He is predeceased by his wife; Rose Fink, father; Orlo Fink, and mother; Gladys Fink. Lee is survived by his son; Michael G. Overholt, daughter; Karen Critchfield, son Fredrick Overholt, daughter; Stephanie Arndt, along with many other family and friends. He will truly be missed.
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James Clifford Gibbons

December 17, 1943 - February 27, 2016

James "Jim" Clifton Gibbons passed away on February 27, 2016. He was a loving son, husband and brother. After completing high school in McMinnville, TN he joined the Air Force and served during the Vietnam War. After leaving the Air Force he relocated to Tampa. He was the son of the late Bernard C. and Mary E. Gibbons. He is survived by his wife of 47 years , Shirley Gibbons; sister, Dorothy...
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Joshua Joel Pol , Jr

November 12, 2015 - February 25, 2016

Although our angel was only here for a short time, he left a very large impact on our lives. He is survived by his parents, Jessica Hayes and Joshua Pol, Sr. He will be sorely missed and never forgotten. Brewer and Sons Funeral Home-Tampa Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
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Nuntiya Statler

November 18, 1947 - February 24, 2016

Statler, Nuntiya, 69, of Tampa, passed away on February 24, 2016. She is survived by her husband Likhit Promsakha. She was loved and will be dearly missed.
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Clarence Alexander Moore

August 27, 1963 - February 22, 2016

Moore, Clarence, 52 of Tampa, passed away on February 22, 2016. He is preceded in death by his parents Clarence and Lucilla Moore. He is survived by his sister Lucille Moore, brother Michael Moore, and niece Michelle Lee Moore. He will be greatly missed. Brewer and Sons Funeral Home-Tampa Chapel. 813-835-4991.
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Long Thach

January 1, 1925 - February 22, 2016

Long Thach, 91 of Tampa, Florida passed away on February 22, 2016. He was born in China and has been a Tampa resident 30 years. He is survived by his loving family. He will truly be missed.
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Manuel J Ortiz

September 28, 1987 - February 20, 2016

Ortiz, Manuel "Macho", 28 of Tampa, passed away February 20, 2016. He moved here from New Haven, CT in 2004 and quickly made Tampa his home. He was known as "The Keeper" to his family and friends, and his legacy will live on as such in their hearts. Manuel, or Macho, as his family so lovingly called him, is preceded in death by his cousin, Adam Ortiz. He is survived by his parents, Rebecca and...
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John Sand

June 10, 1923 - February 17, 2016

Sand, John, 92, of Tampa, passed away February 17, 2016. He is survived by his daughter Charene. He was loved and will be dearly missed.
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Robert Cruit

February 15, 2016

Cruit, Robert, 73, of Tampa, passed away February 15, 2016. Robert served in the US Navy, which he entered right out of high school, and it landed him in San Diego, CA. Robert is preceded in death by his parents Bernard & Muriel Cruit; sisters Nancy, Jeannie, Irene and Pat. He is survived by his wife Nancy; nephews Al and Scott; great nieces Sarah, Stephanie and Elizabeth; and great nephew...
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Walter Wally Susalla

October 18, 1947 - February 13, 2016

Susalla, Walter, 68, of Tampa, passed away on February 13, 2016. He is survived by daughter Ericka Susalla. He was loved and will be dearly missed. Brewer and Sons Tampa Chapel. 813-835-4991
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Albert Cline

June 19, 1928 - February 6, 2016

Cline, Robert MD, of Tampa, passed away on February 6, 2016. He is survived by son Richard and daughter Janet. He will be missed. Brewer and Sons-Tampa is in charge of the arrangements. 813-835-4991.
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Donald George Haughton

June 7, 1934 - February 6, 2016

Haughton, Donald G., 81, of Tampa, passed away February 9, 2016. Donald George Haughton was born June 7th 1934 in Kingston Jamaica, Son of Alice Dowell and James Haughton. He received his education at Saint Anne's High School. Donald's profession in Jamaica was as an Auto Body Mechanic. In 1968 he migrated to New York where he continued his Auto Body profession through 1985 at which time he...
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Thomas John Franklin

February 9, 1931 - February 4, 2016

Franklin, Thomas John, 84 passed away February 4, 2016. He is survived by his loving wife Dora and two stepchildren; Alex and Andrea. He was loved and will be dearly missed. Brewer and Sons Funeral Home-Tampa Chapel, (813) 835-4991, are in charge of the arrangements.
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Jamie Sumner Anderson

April 14, 1927 - January 30, 2016

Anderson, Jamie Sumner, 88 years young, passed away January 30, 2016. She was predeceased by her husband of 52 years, T. Emmett Anderson, Jr, son, T. Emmett Anderson III, brother William E. Sumner, and sister Jeanie Withers. Jamie is the daughter of Henry Lawrence and Mary Florrie Sumner. She was born in Live Oak, FL and moved to Tampa as a child. She moved to Hendersonville, NC in 2014. Jamie...
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Leymir Hernández Lemus

July 12, 1976 - January 28, 2016

Leymir Hernandez Lemus 39, passed away on Jan 28, 16. She is survived by her loving Mother; Hilda I Lemus, daughters; Sara Izquierdo Hernandez, Maria Alejendra Perez, and fiance; Dieter Leon Moza, rest of family and friends.
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Billy G. Wingrove

November 18, 1935 - January 21, 2016

Billy G. Wingrove, 80, of Tampa, passed away on January 21, 2016. He was born in Cresap, WV on November 18, 1935 to Encil and Delphia Wingrove. He moved to Tampa from Hawaii 43 years ago. He retired from the US Air Force after 20 years, and served in various missions around the world, in Africa, Vietnam, and Apollo Moon Mission recovery support team. He is preceded in death by a brother...
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Col. Roderick William Lyman, USAF Ret.

September 28, 1939 - January 14, 2016

Lyman, Roderick W., Col. USAF Ret., 76, of Fredericksburg, VA/Tampa, passed away January 14, 2016 at Tampa General Hospital. Roderick was born in Hibbing, MN to Rod and Jessie Lyman. He joined the Air Force in 1959 and retired after 26 years of service as a Colonel. He went on to work at Ravin Inc. as a Government consultant, from which he also retired; as well as Prince of Peace Lutheran...
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Jane Edith Voelker

April 27, 1924 - January 13, 2016

Voelker, Jane Edith, 91 of Tampa, passed away January 13, 2016. She was loved and will be dearly missed.
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Leola Marguerite DeArmond Burnham

April 16, 1918 - December 31, 2015

Leola Marguerite (DeArmond) Burnham, 97, of Tampa passed quietly and peacefully on December 31, 2015. Leola was born April 16, 1918 to John O. DeArmond and Esther May (Brown) DeArmond on her family's farm in Bradley County, AR. She had three sisters, Lucille DeArmond; Clara Bernice (DeArmond) Lawson; Ruby Atheleen (DeArmond) Holland and two brothers, Robert Levi DeArmond and Hollis Turner...
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Celso Casanueva

February 26, 1927 - December 27, 2015

Celso Casanueva, 88, of Macon, Ga. passed away December 27, 2015 at Coliseum Northside Hospital Macon, Ga. He was born on February 26,1927 in Tampa, Fl., to Calixto Casanueva and Argentina Caraballo Casanueva. Mr. Casanueva is survived by his wife of 67 years, Rose F. Casanueva; son, Judge Darryl C. Casanueva, Second District Court of Appeal(Florida); daughter, Diane Elliott Ph.D., Associate...
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Jerry Anderson

October 5, 1946 - December 19, 2015

Anderson, Jerry L., of Tampa, passed away December 19, 2015. He was Methodist by faith. Jerry retired from the U.S. Army as a Sgt. Major, after 30 years, having served in twice in Vietnam. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Kim Anderson; a son, Carlo Anderson of Washington DC; twin brother, Gary Anderson of Washington DC; a sister, Joan Edelin of Virginia; grandchild Jayland Anderson;...
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Conan Clerkley

December 19, 1971 - December 15, 2015

Clerkley, Conan, 43, of Tampa, passed away on Dec. 15, 2015. He was hard working, courteous, and a kind and gentle man. He worked at Best Buy as loss prevention and worked nights as a bouncer at Jackson's Bistro. He is survived by his mother Terri Clerkley; uncles; Christopher Clerkley, Stanley Clerkley, Sterling Clerkley, Keith Clerkley, and Richard Monroe; aunt Janice Clerkley; brother, Cameron...
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Jose Rafael Garcia

December 11, 1968 - December 14, 2015

Garcia, Jose R., 47, of Tampa, passed away Dec. 14, 2015. He is preceded in death by his father, Jose Garcia-Lozano.He is survived by his mother, Norma Velazquez-Garcia; stepfather, Juan Asencio; aunts, Carmen M. Velazquez, Irma E. Velazquez, Hilda Velazquez; sisters, Omayra Montanez, Brenda Montanez (Eliot); nephew, JohnMercado; niece, Jayleen Irizary; his long-time girlfriend,Janean Gottus; and...
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Ronald Clyde Eldred

April 4, 1947 - December 7, 2015

Eldred, Ronald, 68, of Tampa, passed away on Monday, December 7, 2015. Ronald was born April 4, 1947, in Honesdale, PA., to Roland and Gloria Eldred. He was a loved father, brother and friend. He is an honored Veteran who served as a Paratrooper in the Vietnam War, 173rd Airborne Brigade Special Forces. Ronald was a leader and strong business man, he was Vice President of Bally Total Fitness for...
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James E. Rosen

February 14, 1922 - December 1, 2015

James E. Rosen 93, of Tampa FL, passed away on December 1, 2015. He is survived by his loving wife Beryl, 1 sister, 3 children, 3 grandchildren, 5 great children and rest of family and friends.
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Esther Parker

July 29, 1924 - November 30, 2015

Parker, Esther, 91 of Tampa, passed away on Nov 30, 2015. She began her career in Pan American Airlines and went on to work for Standard Oil of New Jersey, later known as Exxon. She retired from Exxon and dedicated her life to her husband and family. Esther is preceded in death by her loving husband of 52 years, Thomas Parker. She is survived by her brothers, Edward Martinez & Neri Martinez;...
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Thomas Bogsch

November 28, 2015

Thomas Bogsch 56, passed away at home on November 28,2015. He was born in Philadelphia and moved here for being in the Air Force. He is survived by his loving family and friends
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Isabella Reichard

July 27, 1931 - November 25, 2015

Reichard, Isabella, 84 of Tampa, passed away on November 25, 2015. She was born in Waterford, Ireland to Thomas and Christina Reichard. She is survived by brother Noel, and many nieces, nephews, loved ones and friends. She was dearly loved and will be deeply missed.
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James "Jay" Earl Donaldson

January 18, 1962 - November 18, 2015

DONALDSON, James Earl "Jay" 53, of Tampa, passed away Nov. 18, 2015, after more than a decade of valiantly fighting cancer. Jay left far too early. He was an amazing husband, father, and son. Surviving Jay is his loving wife of nearly 25 years, Lisa Loy Donaldson; his three amazing sons, Reid, Drew, and Miles; his mother, Dee Thaxton; stepfather, Bill Thaxton; father, Earl Donaldson; his brother,...
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Linda C. Thompson

February 17, 1947 - November 17, 2015

Linda C. Thompson, 68, of Tampa, passed away November 17, 2015. Linda was born in Birmingham, Al on February 17, 1947 to Joe and Edna Cobb. Linda was preceded in death by her mother, Edna Cobb. She is survived by her daughter, Tami Jones(Leonard Mistich); son, Blake Thompson, DMD.; daughter-in-law, Tammy Thompson; grandchildren, Raegan Thompson and Cooper Thompson; father, Joe Cobb; and sisters...
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