Obituaries

ALEXANDER “ALEX” OSWALD SAINT-BLANCARD Apr 10, 1949 - Sep 23, 2020

Alexander “Alex” Oswald Saint-Blancard Palicio, a mechanical and professional safety engineer, died on the early evening of Wednesday, September 23 in Tampa, Florida at the age of 71 from liver cancer.   Alex, or Alín as his siblings called him, is survived by his wife of 45 years, Teresa de Varona Martínez; his children, Alejandro […]

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JEFFREY SCOTT SORRELL Nov 29, 1960 - Sep 20, 2020

Jeff was survived by his loving wife, Dawn Sorrell; his brother, Sheldon Sorrell and his wife Diane; his sister Lynnette and Jerry Dale; his children, Wendi,  Kimberly and her husband, Johnathan, Summer, Sheridan, Skyler; and his nine grandchildren.

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JAMES “JIM” DAVID HORN Sep 30, 1952 - Sep 19, 2020

James “Jim” David Horn September 30, 1952 to September 19, 2020.  Jim was born in Lubbock, Texas to Eleanor Harris.  He was a member of the Merchant Marines and an Army Veteran.  After leaving the military he worked in the auto parts industry.  He loved spending time with his family, fishing, watching sports, and being […]

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MINERVA “MAMA” MERCADO Nov 25, 1942 - Sep 16, 2020

Our beloved Minerva Mercado “Mama” went to be with our Lord on Wednesday 16th, 2020. Her biggest joy in life was to be surrounded by her family, and she was a loyal servant to the Lord. She enjoyed fun activities like crocheting. She is survived by her brother Rafael “Cuqui” Mercado, her two children Evelisse […]

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May 14, 1949 - Sep 15, 2020

Dad loved to fish, and more just to hang with family and friends. Harley was a long time resident of Seffner/Brandon area. He graduated from Brandon High School in 1968. Harley is survived by his wife Mary Finney of 52 years, two sons, Richard, and Chris. Six grand children, and two great grand children.   […]

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WYATT XAVIER MOORE Mar 20, 1999 - Sep 13, 2020

Wyatt loved with all his heart and made it a point to make sure to try and lift the spirits of those around him with his humor.  He was a hard working and a dedicated soldier. He had a love of nature, fishing and mudding in his jeep. Wyatt is Survived by his Mother, Beth; […]

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Randall Marion Blackard Oct 07, 1963 - Sep 12, 2020

On Saturday, September 12th, 2020, Randall Blackard, husband, brother, son, and friend to many passed away in the comfort of his home in Thonotosassa at the age of 56. Randy will be forever remembered by his wife, soul mate and best friend Karol Yeazel-Blackard. Randy will also be forever remembered by his brother Gary Blackard, […]

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Charles A. Edwards, Sr. Feb 05, 1938 - Sep 08, 2020

Charles A. Edwards,  Sr, 82, of Tampa, Florida , passed away on September 8th in Brandon, Florida. Charles was born in Jamaica in 1938, he came to the US to make a better life for himself.  Charles worked in construction most of his life.  He  enjoyed working outside, creating and building things especially  those made […]

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NANCY GAIL TERRELL Feb 20, 1948 - Aug 31, 2020

Nancy G. Terrell of Valrico, Florida and formerly a resident of Nashua, NH for 49 years, died August 31, 2020 at Tampa General Hospital of complications from stage 4 Lung Cancer (caused by Radon Gas) and a massive stroke. Nancy was married to her husband Daniel, best friend and travel partner, for 55 years. They’ve […]

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JOHN WESLEY KELLY Mar 03, 1939 - Aug 28, 2020

John Wesley Kelley was born on March 3, 1939 in New River, Florida where he resided most of his life. He attended RJE School and graduated in 1959. After graduation, John went on to attend Edwards Waters College in Jacksonville, Florida. John also served his country as a Private in the United States Army, where […]

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DONALD J. REINHOLD Jan 23, 1925 - Aug 27, 2020

Reinhold, Donald J., 95 passed away peacefully on August 27, 2020 at Melech Hospice House in Temple Terrace. He had lived in the Brandon and Thonotosassa area for the past year. He was originally born in Erie, Pa. on January 23, 1925. He moved to Tampa, Fla. in 1958 and to Brandon in 1961. He […]

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Donald “Don” Tanner Jun 17, 1929 - Aug 21, 2020

Donald (Don) Tanner 91,  of Ruskin for years & later Riverview, passed away Friday, Aug 21, 2020, after  a year long of illness. He leaves behind his wife of 48 years, Betty; his beloved cat, Foots, and many, many friends. Born  and raised  in Dover, Florida  Don later moved to Tampa.  He was  preceded  in […]

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Charles Eugene Icenogle Sep 30, 1950 - Aug 15, 2020

Passed away August 15, 2020. He was preceded in death by mothers Sue C. Icenogle Harris (Panama City Fl.) and Doris Icenogle (Galion Oh). He is survived by his Wife Alice Icenogle (Brandon Fl.),Father Paul E. Icenogle, Galion Oh, Brothers Robert Icenogle (Wanda) Enterprise Al, Mike Icenogle (Ellen) Galion Oh Sisters Deanna Cook, Cindy Curtis […]

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JOSEFINA RIVERA ESCALERA MONCLOVA “CHEPA” Mar 30, 1927 - Aug 06, 2020

Josefina Rivera Escalera Monclova a/k/a “Chepa” entered into eternal rest at the age of 93 in Brandon, Florida on August 6th, 2020. Born March 30, 1927 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico to Jose Carrasquillo Rivera and Inocencia Escalera (deceased). Married to Artemio Monclova Soto (deceased) on August 1, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York. Children: Esther […]

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SAMUEL CURTIS WHITLOCK III Feb 02, 2000 - Aug 03, 2020

Samuel Curtis Whitlock III, 20, of Riverview, passed away on August 3, 2020.  He was a beloved son, brother, uncle, grandson, and friend.  He had many friendships with those who shared his passionate interests in cars, mechanics, fishing,  and music. . He loved hanging out with his friends, and spending time in places he found […]

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FRANK WILLIAM BROOKS Oct 17, 1944 - Jul 31, 2020

Born Frank William Brooks, the second of five boys in Brooklyn, N.Y. in October of 1944, Frank grew up in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn during the Doo-Wop 1950’s, enjoying double features at the Commodore Theatre and stealing away to the library whenever he could.  Frank joined the Air Force in 1963 becoming a Staff […]

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ROSIE JO MATHIS Oct 17, 1935 - Jul 27, 2020

Rosie was born in Suches, Georgia on October 17,1935. She was a very kind hearted and hard working woman. She never asked for anything nor did she ever complain. She was always there to lend a hand or an ear. Rosie worked for Hav A Tampa cigar factory for 35 years. She enjoyed her job […]

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SUE BORGEMENKE-FLUHARTY Oct 02, 1948 - Jul 24, 2020

Borgemenke-Fluharty, Sue Sue Fluharty (Borgemenke) originally from Buford, Ohio and a graduate of the first graduating class from Lynchburg-Clay High School (1966).  Sue believed in family first and especially enjoyed the company of her Grandkids and Great Granddaughter.  Loved the horseraces as it was in her blood from birth.  She spent her final years enjoying […]

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JOSEPH MAURICE DUBORD Nov 22, 1933 - Jul 21, 2020

Joseph Maurice Dubord was born in Quebec, Canada in 1933 to Philippe & Adrienne. He has two sisters (Margaret & Laureate) and a brother (Philippe). He enlisted in the Canadian Military (22nd Royal Regiment) at the age of 16 years old. He was sent to fight in the Korean War. In 1955 he enlisted in […]

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EARL M “MARTY” HASTY Jan 10, 1955 - Jul 14, 2020

Earl M. “Marty” Hasty, 65, of Brandon, passed away on July 14th, 2020 at his home in Brandon, FL with his wife by his side. Due to the current pandemic and of an abundance of concern for the survivors, the family asks for patience and understanding as a viewing will not be possible. Arrangements will […]

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HELEN VAN HOUTEN Nov 24, 1949 - Jul 08, 2020

Helen Van Houten of Elmira NY-Tampa FL went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. She was a beloved daughter, sister, aunt, mother, grandmother and friend who lived life her way! She is survived by her brother Harold Van Houten (Junie) of Dannemora, NY, her three children: Diane Wooten of Richmond, VA, […]

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CAROLYN OTERO Feb 24, 1967 - Jul 05, 2020

Carolyn Otero was born in Greenwich, CT and graduated with a high school diploma from Greenwich High school. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 30 years Jose Otero and her mother Effie Ribuffo. She is also survived by her four loving children Anthony Otero, Jonathan Otero, Jocelyn Otero, Alexis Otero and her 10 grandchildren. […]

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PAULA JEAN LEWIS Oct 02, 1969 - Jul 01, 2020

Paula Jean Lewis, 51, passed away July 1, 2020. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and G – Ma. She had a smile and laugh that would make everyone she knew feel better. She is predeceased by her father, John Daniels and grandfathers and grandmothers. She is survived by her sons, Joshua Garritty, John […]

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BRENDA POOLE DIXON Sep 07, 1944 - Jun 20, 2020

Brenda Poole Dixon 75 of Plant City formerly of Tampa passed away June 20, 2020. She was preceded in death by parents Edwin and Pearl Poole, daughter Denise and brothers Robert Poole, EJ Poole Jr and sister Jeanette Cushey. She is survived by husband Charles Dixon, daughter Elega Helton, son Richard Dixon, sisters Nancy Day […]

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DORIS LeANN NEWELL Feb 16, 2020 - Jun 08, 2020

Plant City, FL- Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, Doris LeAnn Logue- Newell passed in peace Monday, June 8th, 2020 at her home after a long battle with cancer and other illnesses. She was born Feb. 16, 1958 in Lebanon, PA, to Samuel and Doris Weikel-Logue. Doris married Dale E Newell in October 3rd, 1986 in […]

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RITA L. RODRIGUEZ May 29, 1939 - May 30, 2020

Rita L. Rodriquez of Riverview, FL was born on May 29, 1939 in New York, NY & was a long time resident of Ybor City’s section of Tampa, FL. She left us to her eternal rest on May 30, 2020 at 81 years of age. She was preceded in death by her parents Antonia Gurney […]

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THOMAS EDMUND DISQUE May 24, 1947 - May 27, 2020

Thomas Edmund Disque was taken home to heaven to be a precious angel on May 27, 2020. Tom’s greatest love was his wife, his dog Bear and a cold margarita on the rocks. He enjoyed his boat; My Honey’s Money and he looked forward to traveling. In 1965 after graduating from Ridgeway High School in […]

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Edward A Fernandez Feb 29, 1928 - May 23, 2020

Edward A Fernandez passed away peacefully on May 23, 2020 at LifePath Hospice in Sun City Center, FL with his wife present at his bedside. He was born on February 29, 1928 in Ybor City, FL. He was preceded in death by his Mother Josephine Fernandez and his Father Edward Fernandez; Stepfather Joe Navarro Fernandez, […]

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LINDA LEE (NEWTON) KICK Jan 15, 1948 - May 07, 2020

Linda Lee (Newton) Kick, on May 7, 2020, age 72, of natural causes in Tampa, FL. Formerly of Canonsburg, PA, Roslyn Heights, PA and Casa Grande, AZ. Daughter of the late William And Katherine Kick of Canonsburg, PA. Beloved wife of Robert G. Kick, Sr., loving mother of Robert Jr.(Maureen) of Valrico, FL and William […]

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SAMUEL J DAMIANO Dec 21, 1934 - Apr 06, 2020

Samuel J. Damiano, 85, of Leesburg, FL., passed away on Monday April 6, 2020 following a long illness. Dad was the eldest of 11 children and loved his family dearly. He devoted his life to serving his Country, his Community and his Faith and was respected and loved by many. He was educated at Rutgers […]

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