OBITUARIES

David S. Good

Jul 29, 2022

David Shawn Good

May 6, 1981, to July 29, 2022

David S. Good of Lakeland, Florida passed away from an accident on Friday July 29, 2022, in Lakeland,Florida. Born and raised in Sebring, Florida, David dedicated his life to his family and friends. Davidspent most of his working career at Alexander Air of Lakeland. He enjoyed spending his free time...

Leona V Meister

Jul 23, 2022

Leona V. Meister, 79 passed away peacefully on July 23, 2022. Leona was artistic and shared her talents of drawing, sewing, and crochet by making cancer hats and Christmas cards for patients at Cassidy Cancer Center and Highlands Hospital. She had a great laugh and beautiful smile. She enjoyed spending time with her family and working puzzle books. Leona is...

Stephanie "Stella" Mattison

Jul 21, 2022

 

Stella Mattison was born on February 18, 1925 in Hamtramck, Michigan and entered heaven on July 21, 2022. Although her given name was Stephanie, after her grandmother, she was known as Stella from age five and throughout her long life. When still very young, her parents, Fred and Martha Andreychuk, moved to Vassar, Michigan, where she spent her growing...

Carole Singer Spurlock

Jun 25, 2022

 

Carole Singer Spurlock, 84 of Sebring passed away June 25, 2022 in Tampa. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia and lived in Highlands County all of her adult life. She had retired from the School Board of Highlands County after 35 years in Food Service. She attended Bible Fellowship Church where she worshiped and made many friends.

 

She...

Sara A. Noel

Jun 19, 2022

 

Sara (Sally) Ann Caron Noel passed from this world peacefully, withloving family by her side, on June 19, 2022.

Born on August 5, 1932 in Huntington, Massachusetts, to Ed and HelenCaron, Sally was the youngest of seven; Ned, Paul, Helyn, Phil, Ursula, andJacky. She met the love of her life in 1948 when Richard Noel arrived in hersmall New...

Sharon E. Caryl

Jun 2, 2022

Sharon E. Caryl, 77 of Sebring died June 2, 2022. She was born in Avon Park to James R. and Thelma (Woodard) Hill. She returned to this area in 1984 from Sarasota, Florida. She was a caregiver and had attended New Life Fellowship Church.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, James H. Gilley, her second husband, Dean...

Mary Ruth Strenth

May 16, 2022

Mary Ruth Strenth, 71, of Sebring, Florida, passed away on May 16th, 2022, surrounded by loved ones, after a difficult battle with several complications attributed to pulmonary edema and congestive heart failure. Mary was born on November 1, 1950 to Albert and Edith Knight of Sebring, Florida. After Mary graduated from Sebring High School in 1968, she pursued a degree...

Blanca Luisa Ildefonso

May 1, 2022

Blanca L. Ildefonso, 85 of Sebring died May 1, 2022. She was born in Orocovis, Puerto Rico moving to Sebring in 1988 from Brooklyn, New York. She along with her late husband had served as Youth Coordinators for the Hispanic Youth for the Diocese of Venice and she was a Homemaker. Blanca was predeceased by her husband Juvencio in 2007....

Robert Fulton Jenkins, Jr.

Apr 29, 2022

Robert Jenkins, 76 of Sebring, FL passed away on April 29, 2022.  He was born in Wauchula FL on November 20, 1945 to Robert and Hazel (Tucker) Jenkins.  In the 1950s the family moved to Sebring where he graduated from Sebring High School in 1964.

He and the family attended the Sebring Church of the Nazarene for many years.   ...

James G. Costello

Apr 13, 2022

James George Costello was born in Chicago Illinois and passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving sons.  James was a Captain in the U. S. Army for over 20 years.  He was a decorated soldier who served in Korea as well as Vietnam.  James settled in Sebring in 1978 where he raised his family.  He was a dedicated member...

Austin Nicholas Velasquez

Apr 7, 2022

Austin Nicholas Velasquez was born in Lake Wales, Florida on January 4, 1997.

He is survived by his wife Harley Jane Velasquez, parents Christopher and Kimberly Velasquez, brother Cameron Velasquez, paternal grandmother, Annetta Jo Velasquez, maternal grandparents Julia Jordan and William Lamar Robinson and six cousins.

Austin graduated from Avon Park High School in 2015 where he was a member...

Esther K. Howell

Apr 3, 2022

Esther P. Howell, 92, of Sebring passed April 3, 2022. She was born in Bartow, FL to the late James Anthony and Sheila Mary Pullen. She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton Duane Howell, December 22, 2010. She moved from Bartow to Sebring and was a graduate of Sebring High School, class of 1947. She then moved to...

Kenneth W. McGathey

Apr 3, 2022

Kenneth W. McGathey, 72, of Sebring died April 3, 2022. He was born in Logan, Ohio to the late Pearl and Thelma McGathey. He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice. Moved to Sebring in 1985 from Logan, Ohio. Kenneth served in the U.S. Air Force for 5 years during Vietnam. He worked as a manager in retail sales.

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Shirley J. Rose

Mar 23, 2022

Shirley J. Rose, age 86 passed away on March 23,2022, in Sebring FL.  She was born March 4, 1936 in Red Creek, NY to Harold and Dorothy(Dates) Houghtaling.

Shirley was a homemaker and loving wife of Gordon S. Rose for 66 years and devoted mother to five children. 

She is survived by husband Gordon S. Rose, sisters Mary Lancaster and...

Elaine B. Manderville

Mar 9, 2022

Elaine B. Manderville passed away on March 9, 2022 at her homesurrounded by her loving family in Sebring, Florida.

Visitation will be at 10:00 AM, services will be held at 11:00 AM onMonday, March 14, 2022 at Morris Funeral Chapel in Sebring, Florida.Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lake Placid, Florida.

Elaine was born in Watervliet, New York to...

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