Thursday, May 25, 2023

Wilma James

     Wilma Matilda James, born in Colihaut Dominica, the daughter of Morille and Rosie LeCointe, whom pre-deceased her. Wilma left this earthly realm on May 10th, 2023, at the tender age of Seventy Seven after a long illness. 
    It would be wrong to say that Wilma lost the battle because she never stopped fighting no matter how bad her pain, she was always determined.  Through her, we know what resistance and perseverance truly looks like. Just because she is no longer here doesn’t mean she lost the fight.

    Wilma comes from a family of 14, where 3 siblings pre-deceased her. She is survived by her daughters Elizabeth and Lolita, Son-In-Law Phil, Five (5) grand-children, Two (2)great grand’s, Five(5) brothers, Five (5) sisters and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

    A visitation will be held on Friday, June 2nd from 6:00pm – 8:00-pm at Dobbs Funeral Home locate at 430 North Kirkman Road, Orlando, FL 32811.

    Final viewing scheduled for June 3rd from 10:30am to 11:25am, with Celebration of Life immediately following. Repass being held Saturday, June 3rd 4pm – 7pm, location TBA.

Friday, May 19, 2023

Rogelio Datuin

Rogelio Datuin, a Journeyman electrician, passed away at the age of 59 on April 28, 2023. For 30 years, he became a good electrician, and father to a loving wife and son. He’s made many friends throughout his life and carved out a life for his family. A fisherman and religious Roman Catholic, he valued friendship and never asked for more than anything.  Even during his final moments, he had no regrets and wanted anyone and everyone to know he was a good man.

Rogelio leaves behind his wife of 55 years years, Anelyn Datuin, and his only son, Emanuel Datuin. The funeral service with be held at Dobbs Cremation & Funeral Services, 430 N Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL 32811 on Saturday, May 27, 2023 at 12PM—5PM. All are welcome to attend. There will be packaged food to take home after the service. We hope to see you there.

Thursday, May 18, 2023

Noelia Rosario Cruz

A woman of faith who loves going to church to worship Jehova God. She raised 5 responsible loving fearful women of God. She enjoyed her time sitting at the edge of the beach reflecting how wonderful God’s creation is, it was a peaceful place for her. Her first daughter Noemi De Leon born when she was only 15 years old followed by Isabel De Leon, Sandra De Leon, Mayra De Leon & her baby girl Grisel Barbosa. She was a protector & loving mom & grandma of 9 grandkids & 12 great grandkids. She has 4 surviving brothers Cesar Rosario, Felix Rosario, Oscar Rosario & Jesus Rosario. Her sister is Magdalena Rosario. The family will be receiving friends from 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm.  The funeral service will be at 8:00 pm.  Visitation and the funeral service will be held at Solid Rock Temple of Faith on Friday, May 19th, 2023.  The church is located at 2160 N. Hiawassee Road, Orlando FL 32818.

Mujer de fe, temedora del Altísimo Omnipotente Jehova Dios y su hijo Jesucristo, quien disfrutaba de ir a la iglesia para disfrutar de la hermandad cristiana todos los fines de semana aunque estuviera enferma. Mujer sufrida, luchadora y protectora de sus hijas y nietos. Madre de 5 mujeres ejemplares trabajadoras comenzando con su hija mayor Noemi De Leon, Isabel De Leon, Sandra De Leon, Mayra De Leon y Grisel Barbosa. Sus hermanos Cesar Rosario, Félix Rosario, Oscar Rosario y hermana Magdalena Rosario. Con 9 nietos y 12 bisnietos.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Zanipha Jokhan

 Zanipha Jokhan, age 61, of Davenport, FL, passed away on, Monday, May 1st, 2023 at AdventHealth Care Center Celebration, in Kissimmee FL.  She was born in Trinidad,  on January 24th, 1962, daughter of the late Zuliakha Balkaran and Esack  Mohammed.

A public viewing will be held at Dobbs Funeral Home in Orlando at 11:00 am, followed by the funeral service at 12:00 pm with Pastor Thomas Hensley officiating on May 3rd, 2023

Friday, March 31, 2023

Siara Nichel Jones

Siara Nichel Jones, age 30, of Clermont Florida, was born in Jacksonville, Florida. She is the beautiful daughter of Darryl Jones, Sr. and Lisa Clarke. She is the fourth of five children from this union.  She was preceded in death by: Charles Jones, grandfather and Mary Clarke, grandmother.

Siara moved to Orlando, Florida with her family at the early age of one. She matriculated through the Orange County and Seminole County Public School Systems. She received her High School Diploma from Kaplan University Preparatory High School. Siara, self-motivated, continued her post-secondary education. She attended Florida College of Natural Health and received her Massage Therapy Diploma. She attended Southern College and received her Medical Assisting Certification. Siara attended Purdue University Global and received Degrees in Associates of Applied Science in Criminal Justice and Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Forensic Psychology. Siara received many certificates from and became Certified by The Department of Children and Families. She received Christ at an early age and began her spiritual journey at Radiant Life Prophetic Ministries.

Siara projected the Love, Compassion and Understanding of God as a Spiritual Counselor. She enjoyed engaging in conversations with her clients, friends and family to determine feelings and apprehensions, to help them deal with realities and develop coping skills. Her guidance, motivation, encouragement and positive disposition helped everyone. She always made herself available to help regardless of the day or hour. Her comforting words gave strength, and her smile gave assurance.

Siara loved spending time with her son, nieces, nephews and siblings. She always made short video clippings of them and kept everyone laughing. She enjoyed nail care, lashes and hair day outings with her mom, (Dr. Lisa). Siara loved the beach. The beach was her serenity, relaxation and rejuvenation time. She enjoyed taking her son, Isaiah, niece, Jazlyn, nephew, Devonte, and mom (Dr. Lisa) and Anthony with her to the beaches. She viewed the beach as a cleanser. The beach and its water brought peace and tranquility to her soul and cleansing to her spirit. In her quiet time, she would read books and watch her favorite movies (The Woman King, Conair, Harriet, and Cinderella). Siara also loved spending time with her family and friends barbequing, laughing and having a great time at movie theaters, theme parks and restaurants. Her unconditional nurturing, outgoing, free spirit, and positive vibes made it easy for her to attract and keep many friends.

 On March 25, 2023, God whispered in Siara’s ear and said, “Well done, my good and faithful servant." Her beautiful life will be forever cherished by her Son: Isaiah Jones, Parents: Dr. Lisa (Anthony) Williams and Darryl (Tonya) Jones, Sr.; Siblings: Jyna’ Jones, Darryl (Yaleeth) Jones, II., Eryka Jones, Tiara (Siara’s Twin) Jones, Daquion Williams and Larrisa Estill; GrandParents; Willie Clarke, Sr, Francis Williams, and Bernice Jones; Nieces: Jazlyn Stroman and Juliette Jones, Nephews: Devonte Shuler, Christopher Jones, Julius Jones, and Jasiel Jones; and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.

David J. McDaniel

David J. McDaniel, age 69, loving husband of Kathie McDaniel, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 22nd at 8:48am in Orlando Fl. He was surrounded by his family and friends. He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the son of the late Louie J McDaniel and Juanita Nolan McDaniel and was a retired bus driver for Disney Transportation. 

He was a devoted member of Church of the Ascension Episcopal Church in Orlando Fl, where he was a Lay Eucharistic Minister, Reader, and Head of Acolytes and was a friend to everyone. He loved sports and was a devoted Tennessee Volunteer fan and also loved the Atlanta Braves.

David was survived by his wife of almost 50 years, Kathie L. McDaniel, sons Jonathan D. McDaniel (Mallory McDaniel) and Zachary McDaniel, Sister Dianne McDaniel Medley, Four Grandchildren, Aubree McDaniel, Peyton McDaniel, Neyland McDaniel, and Jackson McDaniel. He was a very loving father and grandfather and cherished every moment he had with them. He had several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews and tons of friends! 

The funeral service will be held in the Church of the Ascension Sanctuary at 2:00pm on April 1, 2023, starting with a visitation at 1:00pm. Following the interment in the Memorial Garden, there will be a Reception in the Parish Hall. In lieu of flowers, we ask for donations to the Church of the Ascension. 

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the McDaniel family.


Thursday, March 30, 2023

Rajkumar "Donald" Barasatie

Rajkumar was born on November 05, 1954 to Boris and Sookraje Barasatie in Dinsley Village, Trinidad and Tobago. Rajkumar was one of seven siblings. His brothers and sisters include: Dilip, Nimni, Dawa, Bonnie, Sharmin, Carmen and Clyde.  Rajkumar was an avid cricket player in his youth and played for the Dinsley Cricket team. In June 1981 he married his wife Sooroojdaye Barasatie in a traditional Hindu wedding in Trinidad. In 1983 Rajkumar had his first child, Camille Barasatie, his daughter. In 1986 they left Trinidad and moved to Lauderhill, Fl. Rajkumar became a truck driver for Builders Square and Home Depo. He was a dedicated employee and always strived to do his best. In 1989 he welcomed his second child, Kerry Barasatie, his son.  Rajkumar was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather.  He was very kind and humble. He always put family and his friends first. He never complained about anything. He was a lover of all sports and was one of the biggest fans of the Dolphins, Heat, Marlins, University of Miami and the Panthers. His knowledge of his favorite sports teams was unsurpassed in his community.  He passed away at a young age of 68 on March 24, 2023. He was surrounded by his wife and family.

Rajkumar is survived by his wife, Sooroojdaye of 41 years, his daughter Camille and her husband Michael. His son Kerry and his 2 sons Dominic and Josh and his wife Kendra and her 2 sons Juhseyeus and Isaiah and they have one daughter Payton. Rest in Peace Juju Warrior!

Viewing will be held at Dobbs Funeral Home on April 1st 2023 at the time of 6pm-8pm.  Service and followed by Cremation will be at Dobbs Funeral Home on Sunday April 2nd, 2023 from 7:00 am to 9:30 am.

Thursday, March 23, 2023

Sherlene Carter

Sherlene Carter, age 73, of Orlando, FL passed away Tuesday, March 21st, 2023 at her home.   She was born in New York, NY, the daughter  of the late Matte (Johnson)  and Sylvester  Shepard.  Sherlene was employed as a school cafeteria worker for public schools.

Sherlene leaves to cherish her memory, husband Henry Carter, two sons Roderick Cannon, Eric Cannon; two sisters, Sharon Tyson, all of Orlando, Gayle Richardson of Atlanta;  two brothers Kenneth Richardson of Orlando, Sylvester Shepard of Tallahassee.   She is also survived by 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Friday, March 31st, 2023 at Dobbs Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 1st, 2023 at the Funeral Home with Pastor Alex Richardson officiating.