Apopka Obituaries March 2021


Apopka Obituaries • March 26, 2021

LISA JILL NORBERG, 50, Apopka, died Monday, March 15. Mrs. Norberg was born in Hialeah. Survivors: husband, George Sr.; children, George Jr., Gerard, Christina; sibling, Lori Langer de Ramirez; three grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home.

GREGORY FRANCIS GRABOSKY, 67, Apopka, died Tuesday, March 9. Mr. Grabosky was born in Saginaw, Mich. Survivors: wife, Deborah; children, Sean, Steven, Joe, Diane; siblings, Linda, Jerry, David; eight grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.

Apopka Obituaries • March 19, 2021

ETHAN NATHANIEL HALL, 21, Apopka, died Friday, March 12. Mr. Hall was born in Orlando. Survivors: parents, Warren, Kimberly; siblings, Autumn, Kamryn, Brady; grandparents. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

KIM R. JOHNSON, 64, Apopka, died Thursday, March 11. Mr. Johnson was born in Elkhart, Indiana. Survivors: wife, Connie; children, Shawn, Kimber; father, Ronald; grandson, Dylan; sisters, Tonda Lowell, Valerie Parcell. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

OLIVIA (LIBBY) JEAN TYLER, 65, Apopka, died Monday, March 8. She was born in Ocala. Mrs. Tyler grew up in DeLand and moved to Apopka. She worked as a cake decorator for Publix and as the deputy city clerk for the city of Apopka. She was a member of Journey Christian Church of Apopka. Survivors: husband, Matthew; sister, Patricia Ann Febro, Cocoa Beach. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

PAUL LOWRY WOODIS, 71, Apopka, died Friday, March 5. Mr. Woodis was born in Central Florida and graduated from Apopka Memorial High School in 1968. Survivors: wife, Diane Sehpard; son, Jason Watts; sister, Brenda Mizell; two grandsons.

BARRY G. LaLONE, 80, Apopka, died Friday, March 12. Mr. LaLone was born in Bay City, Michigan. He retired from GM Powertrain in 2005 and moved to Long Beach, Miss. He moved to Apopka in November 2019. Survivors: wife, JoAnn; sons, Barry J., Yale, Michigan, Michael D., Altamonte Springs; sisters, Marjorie, Q. Patricia, Sharon, Katherine, Dixie; four grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

CASEY L. HORTON, 39, Apopka, died Thursday, March 11. Mr. Horton was born in Orlando. Survivors: mother, Susan; siblings, Lora Petty, Aaron. Loomis Family Funeral Home.

Apopka Obituaries • March 12, 2021

SHERRY JEAN McCARTY-PEDRINAN, 54, Connecticut and formerly of Apopka, died Friday, February 12. Ms. McCarty-Pedrinan was a server at Chuck’s Wagon and Plymouth Woodshed restaurants in the Apopka area. She was also a court reporter. Survivors: mother, Carolyn Harris; sister, Deborah Essamaoual; one grandchild.

ARLENE J. CROLL, 84, Apopka, died Thursday, January 28. She was a small business owner in Central Florida. Mrs. Croll was a member of card clubs, the grub club, and the Apopka Woman’s Club. She loved to travel. Survivors: granddaughter, Michelle L. Boughan; sister, Karen L. Harris.

JOSEPHINE V. VIGNALI, 75, Apopka, died Saturday, March 6. She was born in Passaic, New Jersey. Survivor: sister, Rosarie Mortellaro. DeGusipe Funeral Home and Crematory, Maitland.

Apopka Obituaries • March 5, 2021

NAUDY JOSE OVIEDO LOPEZ, 37, Apopka, died Monday, February 22. Mr. Oviedo Lopez was born in Barquisineto, Venezula. Survivors: wife, Candace Marie Oviedo; children, Micah, Milan, Tyler; parents, Naudy Oviedo, Reina Lopez; siblings, Shalimar, Nayre. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.

WILLIAM L. TRAYLOR JR., 83, Orlando, died Thursday, February 11. Mr. Traylor graduated from Apopka High School. Survivors: wife, Yvonne; son, Lee; daughter, Elizabeth; sisters, Helen, Peggy; two grandchildren.

BARBARA JEAN RODGERS, 68, Apopka, died Wednesday, February 24. Mrs. Rodgers was born in Muskegon, Michigan. She served in U.S. Marines, where she met her husband. Survivors: husband, Gary; daughter, Dana Broxterman; stepmother, Bertha Bogue; sister, Janet Boyer; brothers, Howard Bogue, David Bogue, Douglas Bogue. Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home, Apopka.

DEAN ARTHUR STROMWALL, 88, Apopka, died Wednesday, February 17. Mr. Stromwall was born in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He served in the U.S. Air Force in the Korean War and had a 35-year career with the Federal Aviation Authority. Mr. Stromwall was the club champion at Errol Estate County Club many times. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Orlando. Survivors: wife, Reba; sons, Daniel, Ocala, Jeffrey, Lakeville, Minnesota, Joel, Torrance, California; Kip Martin, Puerto Rico; daughter, DeAnne Blanchard; brother, Daniel; 19 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.