Friday, January 12, 2018

Donna Elaine Starn

Donna Elaine Starn, age 82, of Orlando, FL passed away Sunday, January 7th, 2018.   She was born in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Dorothy (Hammersly)  and Kenneth R. Fox and was employed as a nurse.  

Donna leaves to cherish her memory, husband Marvin Starn of Orlando;  three daughters Pamela Joan O'Connell, of West Islip, NY, Carole D. Duzich of Charlotte, NC;  Cyd Busko of Mount Dora, FL; four sons Richard Thomas Bratchie of Fredericksburg, VA, Kenneth Edward Bratchie of Clarksville, MD, David Wayne Bratchie of Eldersburg, MD, Harrison Eugene Bratchie of Monroe, NC;  and 11 grandchildren.

The family will be receiving friends from 3:00 until 4:30 pm, followed by the funeral service at 4:30 pm on Saturday, January 13th, 2018 at Dobbs Funeral Home.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Stephen Michael Goetz

Stephen Michael “Mike” Goetz, age 58, of Orlando, FL passed away Monday, January 8th, 2018 at Florida Hospital Orlando. He was born in Lansing, Michigan and raised in Orlando, Florida. He was born the son of Marcia Kay Goetz and John Goetz. Mike was self-employed as an IT Consultant.

Michael is predeceased by his mother Marcia Page Altshuler (2005) and maternal grandmother Gonda E. Wiley (2017) and leaves his father John Goetz of Birmingham, AL; two sons Michael Colby Goetz of Fredericksburg, VA, Zachary Alan Goetz, of Orlando; brother Patrick Goetz and (Charlene Lane), of Orlando; aunt Cheryl Yager  and (Jack Yager) of Orlando; uncle Stephen Page and (Kannika Page) of Orlando; cousin and close friend Rick Young of Longwood and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and beloved friends.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Friday, January 12th, 2018 at Dobbs Funeral Home in Orlando, FL with Pastor Thomas Hensley officiating.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Roy Nielson King

Roy Nielson King,  age 91, of Orlando, FL, passed away Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at Health Central Hospital in Ocoee,   He was born in Georgetown, Guyana  the son of the late Hilda G. (Bourne) and Collin C. King.  Roy was employed as a Ship Captain's Pilot and was a faithful member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Orlando.

Roy is preceded in death by his wife Olga (2008); brothers Malcolm and Neville (201) and sister Evelyn (2017).  He leaves to cherish his memory, daughter, Jacqueline A. (Bernard) Alleyna, of Toronto, Canada;  son Roy Anthony (Zamena) King, of Orlando; sister, Sheila L. King, of Georgetown, Guyana;  4 grandchildren - Ryan, Christopher, Lisa, Steven.

The family will be receiving friends  from 10:00 until 11:00 am on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 followed by the funeral mass at St. Andrew Catholic Church, located at 801 N. Hastings, Orlando with Father Leo Hodges, officiating.

Friday, January 5, 2018

Lois Mary Weiler

Lois Mary Weiler, age 81, of Orlando,  passed away Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at Cornerstone Hospice at Orlando Health.  She was born in Milwaukee, WI, the daughter of the late Evelyn Bernadine (Wilson)  and Clarence  Beck.  Lois was employed as an Executive Secretary in the hotel industry and was a member of St. Jude Maronite Catholic Church.

Lois leaves to cherish her memory, devoted husband of 61 years, Gordon Harold Weiler of Orlando;  daughter, Mary (Ken) A. Van Bogaert, of Truman, WI;  two sons Brian C. Weiler of Estill, SC; Matthew (Janna) G. Weiler, of Gainesville, FL; sister, Karen Baeslager, of Milwaukee, WI;  grandchildren Bret VanBogaert of Madison WI, Sidney E. Weiler of Austin , TX, Sam, Gus and Jack Weiler all of Gainesville, FL

The visitation will be held from 6:00 until 7:00 pm on Wednesday, January 10, 2017 at Dobbs Funeral Home. The funeral mass will be held at 8:30 am on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Holy Family Catholic Church with Fr. John Giel officiating.  The church is located at 5125 S. Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando FL 32819.