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Obituaries for week of May 23, 2013

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Dolores “Dee Dee” May Humes, 93
Dolores “Dee Dee” May Humes, 93, of Leesburg, Florida, was born November 9, 1919 in Gretna, Louisiana, and died Monday, May 20, 2013. She attended Ursuline College in New Orleans. She moved to Central Florida in 1949 and assisted her husband, Dr. Karl Humes, with his family practice in Bushnell from 1949-1986. She was a member of Silver Lake Golf and Country Club for many years, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Leesburg.
She is survived by her son, Larry D.(Nancy) Humes of Leesburg, FL; grandchildren, Ashley (Jay) Cook of Kailua, Hawaii, Garrett Humes of Ocala, FL, Tim Branch of Gainesville, FL and Rob(Shelly)Branch of Minneola, FL.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Beyers Funeral Home Chapel, Leesburg. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 8.30 AM at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Leesburg. Burial will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to Cornerstone Hospice Foundation, 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778.
Online condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com
Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Leesburg, FL.

Cindy Lou Chevalier, 55
Cindy Lou Chevalier, 55, of Bushnell, FL, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Bushnell, FL. She was born June 27, 1957, in Marion, OH. She is survived by her son, Carlos James (Gloria) Sejas of Pembroke Pines, FL; and mother, E. Mae Gemmill of Cape Coral, FL.
A Memorial Service will be held at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL, on Friday, May 24, 2013, at 1:30 PM with Pastor Billy Ray presiding. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, FL.

Madeline Lily Pasko, 85
Madeline Lily Pasko, 85, of Bushnell, FL, died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Inverness, FL. She was born December 24, 1927 in Kutztown, PA. She is survived by her sons, Terry L. Pasko of Bushnell, FL, and Jeff S. Pasko of Nobleton, FL.
Graveside services will be held at Royal Palms Cemetery, St. Petersburg, FL, on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 1:00 PM. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, FL.
Richard G.  Lundy Sr., 61
Richard G. Lundy Sr., 61, of Oxford, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Mr. Lundy was born July 21, 1951, in Wildwood to the late Leamon G. Lunday and Lorine L. Nelson. He has lived here all of his life, had graduated from Wildwood High School, Class of 1969 and was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. He married Mary L. Aldrich Oct. 12, 1973, in Ocala, Fla. He retired as a rural mail carrier for Oxford and belonged to the Rural Letter Carriers Association and was a past president of the Provident Guild. He loved his work as well as reading, crocheting, writing poetry and bowling. Survivors include his loving wife of over 39 years, Mary; son, Richard G. “Richie” Lundy, II of Oxford; daughter, Stephanie (Andrew) Sigler of Lady Lake; sister, Evona Gallagher of Belleview; and a granddaughter, Samantha Marie Sigler. A memorial vigil service was 4:30 p.m., Saturday, May 18, 2013, in the Banks/Page-Theus Chapel. In lieu of flowers memorial donation may be made to Cornerstone Hospice, 2452 C.R. 526 East, Sumterville, FL 33585. On-line condolences may be shared by visiting www.bankspagetheus.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Banks/Page-Theus Funerals and Cremations, Wildwood.  

Russell Charles Beltz, 91
Russell Charles Beltz, 91, of Bushnell, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Bushnell. He was born June 8, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pa. He is survived by his sons, Bill (Nancy) Beltz of Brooksville, and Bob Beltz of Jacksonville; daughter, Judy (David) Brown of Jacksonville. A visitation was at the First Baptist Church of Lake Panasoffkee, Friday, May 17, 2013. Services followed at 11 a.m., with Pastor Randy Alonso presiding. Interment was at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, with Military Honors. Online condolences may be left at www.purcellfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell.

Jeanette Laura McDaniel, 71
Jeanette Laura McDaniel, 71, of Webster, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Brooksville. She was born Aug. 22, 1941 in Ocala  She is survived by her sons, Robert McDaniel of Webster, and Wintford D. “Mac” McDaniel of Webster; daughters, Marcia (Sam) Medigovich of Tarrytown, and Lori Caldwell of Bushnell. A visitation was at the Purcell Funeral Home Chapel, Bushnell, Friday, May 17, 2013. Services were at the Linden Church of God, Linden, Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 2 p.m., with Bishop Doyle D. Glass presiding. Interment followed at Stewart Chapel Cemetery, Webster. Online condolences may be left at www.purcellfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell.
Wayne A. Hoffman, 74
Wayne A. Hoffman, 74, of The Villages, passed away Monday, May 13, 2013. Mr. Hoffman was born May 18, 1938 in Buffalo, N.Y. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Marge; three sons, Charles of Buffalo, David of Rochester and Tom (Kelly) of Lancaster. Wayne’s family and friends will celebrate his life in the Buffalo area in the near future. On-line condolences may be shared by visiting www.bankspagetheus.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Banks/Page-Theus Funerals and Cremations, Wildwood.
 
Annabelle W. Miller, 90
Annabelle W. Miller, 90, of Bushnell, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Inverness. She was born on June 10, 1922, in Fulton, Ill. She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Walter; sons, John (Myna) Vander Warf of Zeeland, Mich., and James A. (Carolyn) Vander Warf of Clearwater, S.C.; daughters, Joyce A. Hanson of Floral City, and Janene A. Smith of Safety Harbor. A memorial service will be at Florida National Cemetery Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.