Betty J. Myers |
September 26th, 1928 - June 24th, 2016 87 Years
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Ernestine "Tina" Marie Tuggle |
January 7th, 1935 - June 23rd, 2016 81 Years
Ernestine (Tina) Marie Tuggle,
Born 1-7-35 in Lakeland, Fl.
Tina took her last breath on 6-23-16 at 6:50 am do to heart failure. She was in the loving presents of her family and Good Shepard Hospice when she passed. Tina was 81 years young.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elbridge & Marguerite Davis; her daughter, Karen Blaton, son Ricky Blaton; and brother, Ray Johnson.
She is survived by two sisters; Betty Turley (Lewis) of Lakeland, Fl. and Mary Napier (widow) of Lakela ... Read more
Linda Faye Coleman |
April 13th, 1946 - June 21st, 2016 70 Years
Linda Faye Leavens Coleman, 70 of Lakeland passed away June 21, 2016 at Good Shepherd Hospice. She was born on April 13, 1946.
She was a homemaker and bartender at AFC.
She is survived by her loving husband Clifford Coleman, daughter, Elaine Nichols, son, Jason Leavens, three grandchildren Tiffany Guy, Cheasley and Anthony Lancia, four great grandchildren, her sister, Betty Godwin and her brother, Syrus Leavens.
Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. ... Read more
James Henry Kelley |
May 5th, 1942 - June 21st, 2016 74 Years
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Mary Agnes Dennie |
January 24th, 1926 - June 19th, 2016 90 Years
Mary Agnes Dennie, 90
High School Teacher
Mulberry- Mrs. Mary Agnes Dennie died on June 19, 2016 at her home. She was born January 24, 1926 in Beaver, West Virginia.
Mary held degrees from Concord College and West Virginia University. She taught high school English for 37 years in Raleigh and Kanawha Counties in West Virginia.
She was also a member of the First United Methodist Church and the Homebuilders Sunday School Class.
Survivors include her loving husband of 64 years, John ... Read more
Walter Holt |
May 27th, 1928 - June 14th, 2016 88 Years
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Delores Vogel |
April 4th, 1941 - June 13th, 2016 75 Years
Delores Ann Vogel of Lakeland passed away peacefully June 13 after battling cancer and renal disease. Her devoted husband of 52 years, Phillip, was at her side. Born April 4, 1941 in Fort Wayne, Ind., Delores lived in Allentown and St. Mary’s, Pa., and Berkeley Heights, N.J., before moving to Lakeland in 1974.
She worked for several local companies including Badcock Home Furniture, Mine and Mill and Bordon Dairy. She moved to Findlay, Ohio in 1996 and worked at Kohl’s Distribution Ce ... Read more
Norman Etgen |
April 12th, 1932 - June 13th, 2016 84 Years
Norman P. Etgen, 84
Lakeland - Norman P. Etgen passed away on June 13, 2016 at Lakeland Regional Health Center at peace in the company of family.
He was born to John Etgen and Blendine Williams-Etgen on April 12, 1932 in Delphos, OH.
He served in the U. S. Army from 1952, during the Korean War and was honorably discharged in 1954.
He married his wife Rose Trentman on August 10, 1957 and had 8 children.
He was the owner of N&N Trailer Repair in Lakeland, FL.
He was precede ... Read more
Barbara Rose Paul |
August 29th, 1966 - June 11th, 2016 49 Years
Barbara Rose Paul, 49
Lakeland- Barbara Rose Paul died on June 11, 2016 at Lakeland Regional Health Center. She was born August 29, 1966 in Sandusky, Ohio.
Barbara took a lot of joy rooting for and watching the Buccaneers and the Seminoles.
Survivors include her parents, Ernest and Donna Ensign, daughter, Alyssa Trisch, son, Nicholas Paul, grandson, Kaidan Trisch, brothers, David Ensign, Daniel Ensign and loving companion, Ryan Cox.
The family will receive friends on Friday, J ... Read more
Martha M. Langston |
February 20th, 1923 - June 10th, 2016 93 Years
Martha Morton Langston, 93, longtime resident of Lakeland, passed away peacefully on June 10, 2016.
She was born on February 20, 1923 to Alta and David Morton and grew up in Niles, Ohio.
She was valedictorian of her senior class at McKinley High School. She went on to receive a B.A. from Oberlin College and an M.A. from Syracuse University. She had a career in education administration, as Dean of Women at Oregon State University and then University of North Carolina.
She moved t ... Read more
Evelyn Wolfe Tobias |
August 5th, 1922 - June 8th, 2016 93 Years
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Laurie Herbert Britain |
October 2nd, 1925 - June 7th, 2016 90 Years
Lakeland – Laurie Herbert Britain, born 10/2/1925 in Shreveport, LA., to Sarah Anita Johns Britain and Levi Herbert Britain.
He enlisted into the Marine Corp on August 31, 1943 and served as rifle marksman, field signal school, and second marine division. He participated in action against the Japanese on Saipan, Tinian, and Okinawa. He was also at Nagasaki, Japan 2 weeks after the atom bomb was dropped and in the occupation of Japan. He was honorably discharged on January 5, 1946.
He a ... Read more
Roseann Veronica Gehringer |
March 29th, 1938 - June 6th, 2016 78 Years
Roseann Veronica Gehringer, 78, of Lakeland, passed away Monday, June 6. She was born on March 29, 1938 in Charleroi, PA to the late George and Ann Heisler.
Roseann loved to garden, planting flowers and vegetables alike. She enjoyed playing bingo and bowling with friends and family. Roseann dedicated many hours to the American Legion Auxiliary at Post #4 in Lakeland.
She is preceded in death by her son, Douglas Gehringer.
Roseann is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert Gehringer ... Read more
Paul Jelskis |
March 3rd, 1954 - June 5th, 2016 62 Years
LAKELAND - Paul Robert Jelskis, 62, died Sunday June 5, 2016, after a brief illness.
He was born on March 3, 1954 in Holden Massachusetts, but moved back to central FL in 1960.
He owned his own construction business for several years and managed Eagleridge Kennels with his brother Dennis Williams.
He was an avid people and animal lover as well as loved being outdoors fishing.
He is survived by his daughters Shalyn (Hugh) Eaton, and Shara (Ryan) Cowan, both of Smithville, Tennesse ... Read more