Dorothy Christine Markel
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Dorothy Christine Markel
  • May 21, 1923 - July 16, 2017
  • Zephyrhills, Florida

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Dorothy Christine Markel, 94, of Zephyrhills, Florida passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017. She was born in Tampa, Florida to John M. Fulwood and Alma Lois McGraw. She was a past charter member of Ridge Manor Baptist Church and attended New Hope Baptist church, as well as, First Baptist Church in Brooksville. Dorothy was a homemaker, than in her later years she was a tax preparer for H & R Block for 10 years. She will be dearly missed by her loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 66 years Samuel Richard Markel; sisters Johnnie Mae Goodner and brother-in-law Tim; Carol Majeski and brother-in-law Robert. Dorothy is survived by sons Richard A. Markel and daughter-in-law Linda; Howard E. Markel and daughter-in-law Cathy; James A. Markel and daughter-in-law Diana; daughters Sylvia A. Lundy and son-in-law Ron; Lynn E. Rogers; brother Ernest Howard Fulwood and sister-in-law Jean; Horace Emmitt Fulwood and sister-in-law Betty Jo; 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be 11AM Monday, July 24, 2017 with an hour visitation prior to the service locate at Turner Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Florida Hills Memorial Gardens in Spring Hill. Arrangements were entrusted to Turner Funeral Home 14360 Spring Hill Drive Spring Hill, Florida 34609. 352-796-9661