Apopka Obituaries January 2020

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Apopka Obituaries January 31

CHARLES EDWARD BURDEN, 69, Apopka, died Tuesday, January 21. Mr. Burden was born in Hamilton, Ohio. Survivors: children, Johnny Bowman, Jennifer Bowman, Charles Burden Jr., Christopher Burden; siblings, Mary Ellen Teets, Sandra Summerlin; life partner, Molly Bowman. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

EDWIN ANTHONY COFFEY, 51, Apopka, died Wednesday, January 22. Mr. Coffey was born in Orlando. Survivors: wife, Deeanna; children, Kimberly, Preston. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

SHEILA DORETHA OWENS, 71, Apopka, died Saturday, January 18. Mrs. Owens was born in Germany. Survivors: children, Richard Gallagher, Phil Gallagher; siblings, John Kalepp, Ray Kalepp, Elizabeth Bracey, Mary Kalepp. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

DONNA MARIE MICHAEL, 63, Apopka, died Sunday, January 26. Mrs. Michael was born August 22, 1956. Survivors: daughters, Melissa Lett, Tanya Tenelshof, Amber Passage. Unity Memorial Funeral Home, Apopka.

CARSEL WILSON, 85, Apopka, died Saturday, January 25. Mr. Wilson was born in Norristown, Georgia. Survivors: children, Teresa Sue Parlier, Cheryl Pickens, Carol Mattarazo, Rhonda Martin; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

SAMMY WARREN LEDFORD, 71, Apopka, died Friday, January 24. Mr. Warren was born in Kennett, Missouri. He was a member of the Plymouth Church of Christ. Survivors: mother, Edna; siblings, Karen, Steve, Mike; children, Regan and April; four grandchildren.

DORIS WALSH HUGGINS, 86, Ferguson, North Carolina, died Monday, December 30. Mrs. Huggins was born in Ferguson. She was a former resident of Apopka and member of the First Baptist Church of Apopka and retired from Orange County Public Schools after teaching for 34 years at Dream Lake Elementary School in Apopka. Survivors: sons, Morris, Ferguson, N.C., Marshall, Orlando; sister, Phyllis Page; brothers, George Walsh, Floyd Walsh: four grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

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THURSTON WILLIAM SQUIRES, 88, Apopka, died Wednesday, January 15. Mr. Squires was born in Hawarden, Iowa. Survivors: wife, Shirley; children, Robin, Vinton; three grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

MARY JANETTE SUKOW, 58, Apopka, died Monday, January 13. Mrs. Sukow was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. Survivors: husband, Steve; children, Rachael, Steven; siblings, Sharon Farris, Theresa Grubbs, Timothy Brooks; four grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

BERNICE E. LOFTUS, 91, Apopka, died Monday, January 13. Bernice was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Apopka. She lived in Hollywood, Fla. for several years, where she managed a travel agency and in Apopka, she was a sales assistant to various home developers. Bernice was a member of Errol Estate Country Club. Survivors: sons, Daniel, Dennis, Douglas, Donald; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.

OLGA IRIS DELGADO, 77, Apopka, died Sunday, January 19. Mrs. Delgado was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

ZEIMA ARLEEN SMITH, 73, Apopka, died Monday, January 20. Mrs. Smith was born in Cawood, Kentucky. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

WILLIAM B. “BILL” McCOY, 73, Apopka, died Sunday, January 12 in Orlando. Mr. McCoy was born in Marianna. Survivors: son, Ray; brother, James; three granddaughters. DeGusipe Funeral Home.

DOLORES POKUSA, 88, Zellwood, died Tuesday, January 14. Mrs. Pokusa was born in Chicago, Illinois. Survivors: children, Diane Daly, Karen Rogers; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

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CHARLES SILAS WINGO, 76, Apopka, died Wednesday, January 8. Mr. Wingo was born in Moultrie, Georgia. Survivors: wife, Delba K.; children, Stasia B. Brewer, Audra M. Wells, Guy C., Paula Frazier, Chuck McDaniel; brother, Clyde F.; sisters, Oel G., Edith M. Brown; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

PEARL BACKUS, 88, Apopka, died Thursday, January 9. Mrs. Backus was born in Cleveland County, North Carolina. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

RONALD LEE CARVER, 63, Clermont, died Tuesday, January 7. Mr. Carver was born in Clermont.  He was a graduate of Apopka High School Class of 1974. He worked for Ford as a master technician until starting his own business Sundancer Performance Racing. Survivors: son, Cameron; siblings, Beth, Denise Ellis. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

DONALD EDWARDS, 85, Apopka, died Thursday, January 9. He worked at Apopka Appliance for many years. Survivor: brother, Arnold.

MARY JANETTE SUKOW, 58, Apopka, died Monday, January 13. Mrs. Sukow was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. Survivors: husband, Steve; children, Rachael, Steven; siblings, Sharon Farris, Theresa Grubbs, Timothy Brooks; four grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

JOHN MICHAEL LINDENMUTH, 88, Zellwood, died Tuesday, January 14. Mr. Lindenmuth was born in Dearborn, Michigan. Survivors: wife, Mary Charlotte; children, Leslie Day, Harry, Douglas, Sally Daughtry; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

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ANGEL MANUEL TORRES, 70, of Apopka, passed away on January 9, 2020. Mr. Torres was born on August 22, 1949 in Jayuya, Puerto Rico. He is survived by wife Edith, children Robert, Cynthia, Edith, and Patricia, ten grandchildren and one great grandchild.

SUZAN MARIE SPRINGER, 65, Sorrento, died Sunday, December 29. Mrs. Springer was born in Albany, New York. Survivors: children, Heather Marie Sapp, Ryan Alexander Willsey, Moria Lynn Willsey, Erik Michael Willsey; siblings, Peggy Buckner, Clint Springer. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

CLYDE T. RODGERS, 72, Apopka, died Tuesday, December 31. Mr. Rodgers was born in West Memphis, Arkansas. Survivors: wife, Sara Margaret; daughters, Kimberly, Christen, Calley Dittmer; brother, Leonard; mother, Lorene; foster son, Chris Panel; four grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

JENNIFER L. FISH, 36, Sorrento, died Monday, December 30. Mrs. Fish was born in Orlando. Survivors: husband, Jason; son, Garrett; sister, Sara Davis; grandfather, Mark Loomis. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

CAROLYN SUE SOTHEN, 65, Samson, Alabama, died Saturday, January 4. Mrs. Sothen was born in Altamonte Springs. Survivors: husband, Ray; children, Rowdy Johnson, Crystal Taylor; siblings, Faye Crosby, Jimmy Weeks; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.   

GERALD “GERRY” W.
ROELL
, 65, died Sunday, December 29. Mr. Roell was husband to Tina, dad to Christy and Nikki, brother to Kathleen, Maureen and Robert, Eddie and Bobbi, and is also survived by four grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

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ROBERT E. SEAY, 101, Apopka, died Sunday, December 29. Mr. Seay was born in Winters, Texas. Survivors: children, Robert Jr., Nancy Ebersole, Jack, Debra Hill, Terry; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

CATHERINE (KIT) VEREEN McKENZIE, 95, Plymouth, died Monday, December 30. Catherine was born in Ash, North Carolina. Survivors: sons, Robert, Calabash, N.C., James, Eustis; daughter, Lynetter Kalama, Oceanside, Calif.; brothers, Zodock Vereen, Bolivia, N.C., Pearly Vereen, Ash; sister, Bobbie Inman, N. Charleston, S.C.; three grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.