Emma Ozetta Dale, 81, passed award in Sanford on June 22, 2009.
She was the daughter of the late Nettie Orr White and Neville B. White of Gainesville, Ga. She was the widow of Navy Veteran Amos John (A.J.) Dale and was preceded in death by brothers Thomas and Herman White of Georgia and grandson Jon Hinkle.
Dale is survived by three sons Tom (Connie) Dale of Sanford, John (Bonnie) Dale of Columbus, Ga. and Kris (Cheryl) Ceresoli of Colorado Springs, Colo. and three daughters, Donna (Bill) Crapps of Leesville, S.C., Kim Dale of Deltona and Karen (Rowdy) Hinkle of Deltona and 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted on Friday, June 26, 2009 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Wards Funeral Home in Gainesville, Ga. Burial followed at Alta Vista Cemetary. Rev. Richard D. Dale officiated.
The Chapel of Wards Funeral Home in Gainesville, Ga. was in charge of all arrangements.
Virginia Bowden, 87, of Lake Mary died on June 23, 2009 in Longwood. Born Aug. 11, 1921 in Georgetown, S.C., Bowden was an electronics inspector. She was a Past Worthy Matron of the Rose Chapter of Eastern Star in Greensboro, N.C.
Bowden is survived by her son Michael (Samantha) Warren of Lake Mary and five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Sunday, June 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. a Highland Memory Gardens with Doctor Jack Parrott officiating.
Oaklawn Chapel in Sanford is in charge of all arrangements.
Scott Jeffrey Reifenrath
Scott Jeffrey Reifenrath, 33, passed away on June 24, 2009 in Orange City. Born July 18, 1975, he worked fir Brighthouse Networks as a technician after serving in the U.S. Army and the Army National Guard. He enjoyed hiking, photography, camping, BBQ’s and visiting waterfalls. He liked having a good time and making others laugh.
Reifenrath is survived by his wife, Alison, and two small children Dylan Scott and Marion Rose of DeBary, his father, Roger Reifenrath of Missoula, Mont. Mother and step-father Linda Rae and Fred L. Coates of Sanford, sisters Lindsey Marie Mains, Sanford and Ronda Beth (Donald Lee) Wollard if DeLeon Springs and nieces Hannah Elizabeth and Gracie Lee.
The family will receive friends on Saturday June 27, 2009 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Gramkow Funeral Home & Crematory in Sanford.
Gramkow Funerald Home & Crematory is in charge of all arrangements.
Richard L. Avrett
Richard L. Avrett, 51, of DeLand died on June 19, 2009 at his home in DeLand. An Army veteran, Avrett enjoyed horseback riding. He is survived by his wife of six years, Susan, of DeLand, son Randy Avrett and daughter Rebecca Gauthier of Deltona, mother Elizabeth Avrett of Georgia, brothers Herbie Avrett and James Avrett of Georgia and North Carolina, respectively, sisters Lavone Harris and Cathy Avrett of Tennessee and Winter Springs, respectively, and six grandchildren.
Constantino Funeral and Cremation Services in DeLand was in charge of all arrangements.