Obituaries Oct. 23 - 31, 2017

Charles Raymond "Ray" O'Hara, aged 78, of Weaverville, NC (formerly of Franklinton, NC and Brooksville, FL) died Monday, October 23rd at home. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be offered at www.AshevilleMortuaryServices.com.

Scott, Betty I., age 88, of Brooksville, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. She is preceded in death by her husband, Myron Scott and son, David Ray Scott. She is survived by sons, James Myron, Thomas Earl, Ronald, Robert Scott; and daughter, Nancy Moerland. Src; Merritt

Greenwalt, Catherine, age 73, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. She is survived by her husband: Fredrick J. Greenwalt; daughter and son-in-law: Deanna and Ian Brown; 3 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. Src; Merritt

Budin, William, age 96, of Spring Hill, FL passed away on Tuesday, October 24,2017. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law: Daniel and Maryann Budin; daughter and son-in-law: Linda and Marty Garbarino; his companion: Joanie Corcione; 4 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A memorial graveside service with military honors will be conducted at 10:00am, Friday November 10, 2017 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL. Src; Merritt

Jaeger, Richard Philip, age 85, of Spring Hill, FL passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Richard is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law: Philip and Amy Jean Jaeger; Robert Jaeger; daughters and sons-in-law: Felicia and Greg Bratton; Deborah and Richard Balliet; Christine and Michael Fuchs; Judith Barker of Hewitt,11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Src; Merritt

O’NAN, Martha “Bonnie” Ellen, 67, of Seffner, passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Spring Hill Health and Rehabilitation. She was born November 17, 1949 in Tampa, Florida and has been a lifelong resident. As a teenager she was a member of the Rainbow Girls. She was a supervisor for the Tampa Tribune and was of the Christian faith. Merritt

Preston William “Bill”, of Spring Hill, Florida, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was predeceased by his son Neil Preston. He is survived by daughters Tracy Braga and her husband Renny, Patricia Scurlock and 1 grandson. Src; Brewer

Dalrymple Brian A., age 59 of Brooksville passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Src; Brewer

Weeks, Hendryk S., 36, of Weeki Wachee, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Hendryk is survived by his significant other, Lindsey Hix, and 4 children. Src; Pinecrest

Kight Stella Louise Goldston, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. She is survived by her husband Ernest; step-children, Ernest Jr (Diane), Vanessa Kight Hymenes (Francis), Christopher Kight, and Angelyn Kight; and 1 grandson. Src; Turner

Lashley Curtis, of Spring Hill, Florida, passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Src; Brewer

Wegener Robert, age 82, of Brooksville, Florida passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017. Src; Downing

HOMER, Robert E., 86, of Brooksville, passed away October 28, 2017 at Marlier Care Center.
He was born December 22, 1930 in San Diego, California and came to this area 14 years ago from Palm Harbor, Florida. He was a Veteran of the Korean Conflict having served in the United States Army. He was a Chiropractor and was of the Episcopalian faith. Merritt

Phyllis H. Westphall , 90, of Brooksville, passed away on October 28, 2017 at her home. She was born in Detroit, Michigan and came to this area 30 yrs. ago from Palm Harbor. She is preceded in death by her husband Elmer who passed March 17, 2002 and her son, John. She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Curtis; son, Thomas Westphall; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.She will be greatly missed. Brewer

Holding James M., age 87 of Hudson, Florida passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017.He was a U.S. Army Veteran. James is survived by partner Delores Kendall; sons Greg, Randy & Arthur; daughter Margaret; 4 grandchildren & 1 great grandchild. Service with Military Honors will be held on Friday November 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Florida National Cemetery Bushnell, Florida. Src; Downing

QUAYLE, John Thomas, “Jack,” age 86, died Sunday, October 29, 2017 at his home. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War and a Field Supervisor for GT&E Telephone. He is survived by his wife of 56 years: Carol A. Quayle of Spring Hill FL: son and daughter-in-law: Frank D. and Rachel Allen of Winter Haven, FL; daughter: Sherri Lynn Quayle-Gilliam and her husband, Greg of Rineyville, Kentucky; 3 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Services are private. Merritt

ESTES, Harry E., 64, of Brooksville, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017 at his home.
He is survived by his loving friends. Merritt

Janet M Mockus December 5, 1920 - October 29, 2017; Turner

BROWN, Robert C., age 86, of Spring Hill, FL died Tuesday, October 31, 2017. He was born in Ferndale, Michigan and came to the area 38 years ago from Farmington Hills, Michigan. He was a Financial Analyst for Burroughs Computers and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #151 in Farmington and Methodist by faith. He is survived by his wife of 54 years: Norma J. Brown of Spring Hill, FL. Merritt

Gloria B Mackin June 3, 1926 - October 31, 2017; Turner