Apopka Obituaries April 2021


Apopka Obituaries • April 9, 2021

FRANCIS “FRANK” BOUDREAU, 59, Apopka, died Sunday, April 4. Mr. Boudreau was born in Winter Park. He was the co-founder and co-owner of Boudreaus Nursery, LLC, for 42 years. He loved the outdoors. Survivors: wife, Debra; children, Jonathan, Miranda O’Brien; siblings, Debbie Shaw, Mike, Norm; one granddaughter. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

SARAH ANN BARKER, 79, Apopka, died Saturday, April 3. Survivors: children, Meril Hummon, Mary Ann Columbus; siblings, Juanita Williams, Barbara Laws, Thelma Paeglow; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

RANDALL LEE BARTLE, 73, Brunswick, Georgia, and formerly of Apopka, died Monday, March 15. Mr. Bartle spent most of his young life in Apopka. He was an Army veteran, serving in Vietnam. He also was a former police officer. Survivors: wife, Jeanette; daughter, Tonya; sons, Joseph, Darren, Randy; stepsons, Glen, Eric; sister, Cassie Bartle-LaLonde; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

LINDA EVELYENE ROLAND, 65, Apopka, died Wednesday, March 31. She was born in Orlando. Survivors: husband, Abner; daughter, Rochell Holloway; stepdaughter, Brenda Singletery; siblings, Patricia Rang, Diane Harris; two grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

CHRISTOPHER M. ORRELL, 61, Apopka, died Saturday, April 3. He was born in Pompano Beach. Survivors: wife, Mary; children, Alexis Russell, Cameron; one grandchild. Loomis Family Funeral Home.

Apopka Obituaries • April 2, 2021

MARY I. FLEMING, 77, Apopka, died Tuesday, March 23. Mrs. Fleming was born in Wayne County, Kentucky. Survivors: husband, Louie R.; children, Mary J. Hockman, Jeffrey, Julie Elaine Harper; sibling, Anderson Walters; four grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home.

JOHN MILTON STUDER, 86, Apopka, Wednesday, March 24. Mr. Studer was born in Candler, near Belleview. He spent the last years of his life working and living on the grounds of Northside Baptist Church in Apopka. Survivors: sisters, Helen E. Martin, Virginia, Ethel L. Martin, Virginia, Agnes Marie Hood, Christmas.

DOLORES “DEE” PROTHERO, 94, Woodbury, Minn. and formerly of Zellwood, died Saturday, March 27. Mrs. Prothero was born in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. She also lived in Hibbing, Minn., Ontario, Calif., and Lander Wy. She enjoyed traveling and many adventures. Survivors: children, Gayle White, Dennis, Kenneth Odegaard, David, Clifford Odegaard, Joni McBrien; 16 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Wulff Funeral Home, St. Paul, Minn.

BETTY ANN GOOLSBY GILLESPIE, 73, McKinney, Texas, died Thursday, March 18. Mrs. Gillespie was born in Apopka and graduated from Apopka Memorial High School in 1965. She was a flight attendant and a school teacher. She was a Christian. Survivors: husband, Rick; children, Shannon Meredith, Texas, Sheri Dillon, Maine; sister, Janet Sellers, Sorrento; six grandchildren.