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The Lake Placid Journal Obituaries
OBITUARIES
Wed  Sep 28 2016 02:38PM
Frederick Hanken Frederick Walter Hanken, 61, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 in Sebring, Fla. He was born on March 20, 1955 in Somerville, N.Y. Frederick moved to Sebring … read more.
Obituaries
Tue  Sep 27 2016 08:00AM
Dorothy M. Bishopic Dorothy M. Bishopic, 88, of Sebring, Fla. and Baldwinsville, N.Y., passed away on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016. She was born in Derby, Conn, and lived in Springfield, Mass. … read more.
Obituaries
Wed  Sep 21 2016 08:30AM
James Paul Maddox James Paul Maddox, 33, of Otto, N.C., passed away on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 in a car accident. Born in Las Vegas, he was the son of Clinton … read more.
Elizabeth Coxe
Fri  Sep 16 2016 08:30AM
Elizabeth “Betty” Wolfe Coxe, 86, born in Clinton, Iowa, died Saturday night, Sept. 10, 2016. Betty moved with her family to Miami in 1945 and attended St. Mary’s Catholic High … read more.
Colleen Jones
Sun  Sep 11 2016 08:30AM
Colleen May Jones, 62, of Sebring, went to be with the Lord on September 3, 2016. She was born April 4, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan. She is survived by her … read more.
June Mead
Sun  Sep 11 2016 08:30AM
June L. Mead (June 8, 1920-July 10, 2016), wife of Charles A. Mead (April 10, 1921-Oct. 26, 2002), mother of her three surviving children, Douglas R. (Carolyn) Mead, Barbara Luty, … read more.
Willie Ward Sr.
Wed  Sep 7 2016 08:30AM
Willie C. Ward Sr., 65, of Lake Placid, Fla., passed away Aug. 30, 2016. He was born July 14, 1951. He moved to Lake Placid from Sasser, Ga. and worked … read more.
James Hays
Wed  Sep 7 2016 08:30AM
James Willard Hays, 89, of Lake Placid, went to be with his Lord early Friday morning Sept. 2, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Hays was born in Arcadia on January … read more.
Mary King
Wed  Aug 31 2016 08:30AM
Mary E. King, 99, of Sebring, Fla., passed away Aug. 26, 2016. Mary was born in Morrow County, Ohio moving to Sebring in 1976 from Boynton Beach, Fla. Mary was … read more.
Mykola Harris
Wed  Aug 24 2016 08:30AM
Mykola Bidniak Harris, 41 of Avon Park, died Aug. 17, 2016. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and a truck driver. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at … read more.
Jane Fowler
Sun  Aug 14 2016 08:30AM
Jane Yusko Fowler was born on June 29, 1940 and passed away on June 6, 2016. Mrs. Fowler, age 75, died in Richmond, Va. A longtime resident of Lake Placid, … read more.
Virgil Martin
Sun  Aug 14 2016 08:30AM
Virgil Durrah Martin was born in Avon Park on June 21, 1931 and went to be with the Lord on Aug. 6, 2016. Virgil graduated from Avon Park High School … read more.
June Mead
Wed  Sep 7 2016 10:39AM
June L. Mead (June 8, 1920-July 10, 2016), wife of Charles A. Mead (April 10, 1921-Oct. 26, 2002), mother of her three surviving children, Douglas R. (Carolyn) Mead, Barbara Luty, … read more.
Clifton Ray Kahler
Wed  Aug 3 2016 08:30AM
(June 4, 1956 – July 26, 2016) Clifton Ray Kahler was born in San Antonio, Texas on June 4th, 1956 (at the Brooke Army Medical Center). He passed suddenly and … read more.
Thomas M. Mitchell Jr.
Wed  Aug 3 2016 08:30AM
Thomas M. Mitchell Jr. passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016. There will be a memorial service on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, 12 p.m., at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home in Sebring … read more.
Thomas M. Mitchell, Jr.
Sun  Jul 31 2016 08:30AM
Thomas M. Mitchell Jr. passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016. There will be a memorial service on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, 12:00pm, at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home in Sebring with … read more.
Kelly Vickers
Sun  Jul 24 2016 08:30AM
Kelly Vickers, who had recently moved to Ocala, died early Thursday, at an Ocala hospital. She suffered from complications of juvenile diabetes and a heart attack. She would have been … read more.
Henrietta Bruce
Sun  Jul 24 2016 08:30AM
Henrietta “Henri” Carol Bruce, age 77, of Buchanan, Mich., passed away in her sleep on Monday, July 18, 2016 in Little Rock, Ark. while doing what she loved most in … read more.
Joe Posada
Sun  Jul 17 2016 08:30AM
Joe W. Posada Jr., 80, of Sebring passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Mr. Posada was born Jan. 8, 1936 in Tampa to Joe and Adelaide (Aguiar) Posada. He is … read more.
Samuel Holland Sr.
Sun  Jul 17 2016 08:30AM
Samuel Britt Holland Sr. 65, passed to his eternal resting place July 12, 2016 at Good Shepard Hospice in Sebring, Fla. after a very brief battle from lung cancer. Born … read more.

Wed  Sep 28 2016 02:36PM
Bruce L. Smith Bruce L. Smith of Avon Park, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016 at Good Shepherd Hospice, Sebring, Fla. He was born March 4, 1947 in Lorain, Ohio to the … read more.
Obituaries
Thu  Sep 22 2016 10:04AM
James Paul Maddox James Paul Maddox, 33, of Otto, N.C., passed away on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 in a car accident. Born in Las Vegas, he was the son of Clinton … read more.

Tue  Sep 20 2016 09:12AM
James Curtis James M. Curtis Sr., 81 of Sebring died Friday Sept. 16, 2016 after a short illness. He was the youngest of 11 children of Carl and Lydia (Hanks) Curtis. … read more.
Samuel Collins Jr.
Sun  Sep 11 2016 08:30AM
Our tiny precious gift of life from God was born Samuel Collins, Jr. on Oct. 18, 1973 in Avon Park to Samuel Collins Sr. and Catherine Collins. His early education … read more.
Ruth Tomek
Sun  Sep 11 2016 08:30AM
Ruth Elder Tomek passed away on Sept. 7, 2016. She was born in Avon Park on Dec. 23, 1931, to Raphael and Obera (Rutledge) Elder. She was predeceased by her … read more.
Obituaries
Sun  Sep 11 2016 08:30AM
Cleita Matthews, 83, of Sebring, Fla. died Aug. 29, 2016. Swann’s Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. … read more.
Jeffrey Sadler
Wed  Sep 7 2016 08:30AM
Jeffery Wayne Sadler, 70, died Monday, July 18, 2016 at his home in Jacksonville, Fla. He was born Oct. 16, 1945 to Jeffie Lee and Lucile (McAdams) Sadler in Marianna, … read more.
Charles A. Chandler
Sun  Sep 4 2016 08:30AM
Mr. Charles A. Chandler, also known as “Big Chuck,” was born Aug. 27, 1948 in Avon Park, Florida, as the second eldest of six children born to the late Henry … read more.
Margaret L. Turnbull
Sun  Aug 28 2016 08:30AM
Margaret L. Turnbull, age 84, passed away on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Avon Park. She was born on Aug. 1, 1932 in Avon Park to the late Raleigh and … read more.
Christeen Brown
Sun  Aug 14 2016 08:30AM
Mrs. Christeen Mikesell Brown, 87, formerly of Richmond, Ind. passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. She was born on Dec. 25, 1928 in Richmond to Walter E. and Ruth … read more.
Anne Van Atta
Sun  Aug 14 2016 08:30AM
Anne J. Van Atta, 95, passed away July 27, 2016 peacefully at home in Tallahassee. Survivors include daughter Keith Van Atta (Julian Ganoudis) of Tallahassee; sons Earl S. Van Atta … read more.
Robert Helton
Sun  Aug 7 2016 08:30AM
Robert E. Helton, age 73, resident of Gilbertsville, Ky. and Sebring; active member of his community, beloved husband of Irene E., nee Morgan; loving father of Jill and Nick (Karen) … read more.
Clendell Holt
Wed  Aug 3 2016 08:30AM
Mr. Clendell Holt, 79, of Lake Placid, Fla. and formerly of Snow Camp, N.C., died Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 10:25 a.m. A native of Alamance County, he was the … read more.
Robert Bass Sr.
Wed  Aug 3 2016 08:30AM
Robert Clinton Bass Sr., 64, of Lake Placid died July 14, 2016. Scott Funeral Home, Lake Placid, was in charge of arrangements. … read more.
Marion Chickerell
Sun  Jul 31 2016 08:30AM
Marion Chickerell passed away June 25, 2016 at Florida Hospital, Sebring, Fla. at the age of 91. Marion was born March 27, 1925 to Myron and Laura Stanton in Laurens, … read more.
Marian Rehbein
Sun  Jul 31 2016 08:30AM
Marian Rose Rehbein, 95, died July 13, 2016. Born Aug.10, 1920, Michigan City, Ind. to August and Elnora Kubsch. She married Leonard L. Rehbein, Dec. 10, 1938. Surviving is son, … read more.
Marian Rehbein
Sun  Jul 24 2016 08:30AM
Marian Rose Rehbein, 95, died July 13, 2016. She was born Aug. 10, 1920 in Michigan City, Ind. to August and Elnora Kubsch. She married Leonard L. Rehbein on Dec. … read more.
Columbus Carter
Sun  Jul 17 2016 08:30AM
Columbus L. Carter, 88, of St. Petersburg passed away on July 11, 2016 at St. Anthony’s Hospital. He came to St. Petersburg in 1957 from Georgia. He attended Beacon College … read more.
Donald Stewart Jr.
Sun  Jul 17 2016 08:30AM
Donald Eugene Stewart, Jr., 81, of Sebring, Fla., and Lebanon, Ind., passed away July 13, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Donald was born on Sept. 19, 1934, in … read more.
Ralph W. Walden
Wed  Jul 13 2016 08:30AM
Ralph H. Walden, age 86, passed away on Monday, July 10, 2016 in Avon Park, Fla. He was born on Dec. 23, 1929 in Daleville, Ala. to Roy and Zama … read more.