Mary Clark, 79, of Dade City, died Sunday, October 28th, 2001 at Pasco Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending.
McGraw, Eleanor, 77, of Ridge Manor, died October 26, 2001 at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in Brooksville. A native of Cleveland, she moved to this area in 1986 from Parma, Ohio. She was a retired bookkeeper for the State of Ohio and was a member of St. Anne's Catholic Church in Ridge Manor. She was a member of the Women's Auxiliary Corps (WAC) during WWII and was a member of the Hernando WAC, Chapter 97, in Brooksville.
Survivors include her husband, John; a son, Randal Smith of Medina, Ohio and a grandchild, Tiffany Smith of Orville, Ohio.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Ridge Manor on Wednesday, October 31, 2001 at 10 a.m. with Father Murphy officiating. Burial will follow at Florida National Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4-6:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the Funeral Home.
Garcia, Rina, 79, of Dade City, died Thursday, October 25, 2001 at home. A native of Cuba, she moved to Dade City in 1961 from Miami. She was a homemaker and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband, Euripides "Chuchu"; two sons, Vincente and Carlos M. Garcia, both of Dade City; three daughters, Rina M. Vega of Miami, and Virginia Gonzalez and Maria Vidal, both of Broward; a sister, Isabel Cejas of Broward; and fourteen grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass was held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 27, 2001 with Father George Rozycki officiating. Burial followed at Sacred Heart Cemetery in St. Joseph.
Voet, June H., 81, of Ridge Manor, died Tuesday, October 23, 2001 at home. A winter visitor from Michigan since 1994, she was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband, Gerald; one daughter, four sons, one sister, ten grandchildren and twenty one great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two grandsons.
A Memorial Service was held at St. Anne Catholic Church on Friday, October 26, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. with Father Murphy officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the American Cancer Society or Hernando-Pasco Hospice.
William S. O'Hearn, Sr.
O'Hearn, William S., Sr., 71, of Dade City, FL, died Oct. 23, 2001 at home. A native of Norwich, CT, he moved to Dade City in 1988 from N. Franklin, CT. He retired from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation in 1980. He was an active member of the Family Motor Coach Association and traveled in a converted 1966 MCI Bus.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara; a son, W. Stephen, Jr. of N. Franklin; two daughters, Kathleen Pepin of Papillion, Neb. and Margaret Mahaney of Port Orchard, WA.; and five grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held in the chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home on Monday, October 29, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. James Bell officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hernando-Pasco Hospice, 7066 Fort King Road, Zephyrhills, FL 33541.
Mildred M. Rowe
Mildred M. Rowe, 75, of Brooksville, died Friday, October 19th, 2001 at home. A native of Massachusetts, she was an avid volunteer for local charities. She is survived by a son, Kim Rowe of Trilby, and other loving family members. The family has elected to have no local services.
Dollie B. Box
Box, Dollie B., 80, of Lacoochee, died Thursday October 18, 2001 at home. A native of Tennessee, she moved to Lacoochee in 1997 from Lake Butler. Mrs. Box was a retired nursing assistant and a member of the First Baptist Church of Lake Butler.
Survivors include two sisters, Clara Oliver of Brooksville and Rosie Bass of Troy, AL.: a brother, Orville Farmer of Albertville, AL.: and eighteen nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held in the chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2001. Burial followed at Lake Butler Cemetery. The family received friends one hour prior to services at the Funeral Home.
Caffrey, Anna, 78, of Zephyrhills, died Sunday, October 14, 2001 at Zephyr Haven Nursing Home. A native of Newark, she moved to this area in 1996 from Tampa. She was a homemaker and attended Victorious Life Church in Wesley Chapel.
Survivors include seven sons, Hugh of Wanaque, NJ, William of Lyndhurst, NJ, Thomas of Springdale, AR, Lewis of Rahway, NJ, Robert of West Virginia, and Richard and Sammy, both of Cape Coral; seven daughters, Barbara Guliano of Paterson, NJ, Charlotte Mayer of Valrico, Mary Lou Morris of Sayre, PA, Theresa Hroncich of Cape Coral, Diane Patterson of Larinberg, NC, June Caffrey of Tampa and JoAnne Brown of Zephyrhills; 45 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Funeral Services were held in the Chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. on October 18, 200. The family received friends from 6-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday evening at the funeral home.
David Roy Dean
Dean, David R., 46, of San Antonio, died Thursday, October 11, 2001 at home. A native of Alabama, he moved here in 1955 from Geneva, AL and was Protestant.
Survivors include his wife, Lenora; two sisters, Sue Franks and her husband, Billy of Branford and Betty Jo Gamble and her husband, James of Dade City; a brother, Lamar Dean of Brandon; two step children, Alfred M. Fillman, Jr. and his wife, Lilly of Dade City and Patty L. Fillman of Birmingham, AL; sister-in-laws, Mary Frances Mullins of Tallahassee, Joan Waldron and her husband, George of Mobile, AL and Judy Williams and her husband, Jerry of Clinton, MS; brother-in-laws Paul Hughes and his wife, Charlotte of Auburn, Al and Joe Hughes and his wife, Wanda of Lakeland; three grandchildren, Mary Jane Fillman of Dade City, Kevin Fillman of Ridge Manor and Chad Fillman of Cape Coral; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral Services were held in the chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home on Monday, October 15, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Gerald Justus officiating. Burial followed at Geiger Cemetery. The family received friends from 6-8:00 p.m. on Sunday evening at the funeral home. Flowers will be graciously accepted, but donations may be made in his name to Hernando-Pasco Hospice.
Art Slaven, 79, of Trilby, died Wednesday, October 10th, 2001 at home. Survivors include his daughter, Jeanenne Clark of Bonita Springs. Funeral Services are private.