Apopka Obituaries December 2021


Apopka Obituaries December 31 2021

ROBERT STANLEY ROSEN, 85, Apopka, died Saturday, December 11. Mr. Rosen was born in New York City. He was a retired captain in the U.S. Navy, serving from 1958 to 1988. He received several medals while in the Navy. Mr. Rosen graduated from Columbia College, Navy Postgraduate School, George Washington University, and the University of Central Florida. He was active and supported the Apopka Rotary Club and the Foliage Sertoma Club of Apopka. Survivors: wife, Annette C.; children, Laura Martin, George; two grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

KAREN LEE BARRETT, 71, Zellwood, died Sunday, December 5. Mrs. Barrett was originally from Wellsburg, West Virginia. She was a longtime member of the Liberty Lighthouse Church of God of Mount Dora. Mrs. Barrett enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking, gardening, and reading. She also enjoyed traveling. Survivors: husband, Marvin; daughters, Mellsa Bullock, Jennifer Ringer, Sandy Hudson, Tina Richardson; brothers, Williams Van Meter, Steve Van Meter, Gary Van Meter; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

LINDA LEE RIDDLE, 83, Apopka, died Sunday, December 26. Mrs. Riddle was born in Apopka. Survivors: husband, Kenneth; children, Susan L., Martin S.; two grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

Apopka Obituaries December 17 2021

BARBARA JOY NESBIT, 61, Hudson, died Monday, December 6. She was born in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. Survivors: husband, Dennis; daughters, Jamie Christine Shave, Kelly Ann St. Pierre; stepdaughter, Sheena St., Pierre; siblings, Nancy J., Apopka, Robert C., Windsor, Ontario, Barton J., Windsor, Dean A., Mount Dora, Dawn A., Apopka, Karen F., Deltona.

DONALD D. COMPTON, 92, Sorrento, died Thursday, December 9. Mr. Compton was born in Kansas City, Missouri. Survivors: wife, Carol; children, Kenneth, Kathy Schneider, Jan West; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

GLENDA FLAKE JOHNSON, 71, Apopka, died Thursday, December 9. Mrs. Johnson was born in Sheffield, Alabama. Survivors: husband, Johnnie; son, David; siblings, Mike Odom, Belinda Semoure, Marc Raper, Brian Butler. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

HOWARD EUGENE FARLEY, 91, Altamonte Springs, died Wednesday, December 8. Mr. Farley was born in Alexander County, Illinois. He lived in Apopka for more than 60 years. He had a 40-year career with Eastern Airlines. Survivors: son, Ken; daughter, Diane; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Apopka Obituaries December 10 2021

GERALD DAY RICHARDSON SR., 75, Apopka, died Tuesday, December 7. Mr. Richardson was born in Orlando. He graduated from Apopka High School and joined the U.S. Air Force, serving in Okinawa. He later attended mortuary school and worked for several funeral homes in Central Florida, including Hoequist Bray Funeral Home, Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Loomis Family Funeral Home, Collison Funeral Home, and Baldwin-Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Richardson was a member of the Apopka Rotary Club where he was a Paul Harris Fellow, Apopka Elks Lodge #2422, life member of VFW Post 10147, life member of Apopka Historical Society and Museum of Apopka. He was a big NASCAR fan and enjoyed watching college and professional football. Survivors: wife, Amanda R; children, Jerry, Apopka, DeAnna McWilliams, Apopka, Jeff, Longwood; children’s mother, Pamela P.; stepdaughter, Shelle Bauer, Ashland, Ohio; brother, Ronald; six grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; one great-grandson; nine step-great-grandchildren.

ROSANNA MARY THIENES, 87, Zellwood, died Wednesday, December 1. Mr. Thienes was born in Philadelphia, Pennylvania. Survivors: children, Joseph E., Katherine Ann Hormel, Jerome P. Jr. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

VINCENT ALONZO TENNYSON, 74, Apopka, died Thursday, December 2. Mr. Tennyson was born in Glens Falls, New York. Survivor: sister, Gladys Fisher. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

RHONDA K. MARTINEZ, 55, Apopka, died Saturday, November 27. Mrs. Martinez was born in Orlando. Survivors: husband, Pete; daughters, Kristen Tessendorf, Danielle; stepfather, Harry Glenn Sibert; four siblings,Glenda, Lavaughn, Pat, J.D.; two grandsons. Loomis Family Funeral Home.