Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Rogelio (Roger) Correa


Rogelio (Roger) Correa

Born Aug 12, 1949-Died May 25, 2023

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Rogelio (Roger) Correa, on May 25, 2023, in his home in Orlando, FL.  He was a beloved husband, grandfather, and great grandfather who filled void in all of our lives in a time when it was needed most.

Roger was born on August 12, 1949, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  He grew up with his siblings and attended university at Colegio Technologico de la Comunidad del Municipio de San Juan Colegio in Puerto Rico where he obtained a degree in Electronics in Technology.  He went on to work for Xerox where he made lifelong friends.  Roger worked for Xerox for 45 years where he retired from in 2014.

Roger was a devoted husband to his wife, Miriam, for 29 years. From the day they met they were inseparable. They had four children, 13 grandchildren, and four great grandchildren, whom he adored. Roger was a kind and generous person. He’s love was unmeasurable and infectious. Through his life we learned how to love and overcome life’s challenges.

Roger was an avid camper and enjoyed spending time outdoors with his wife and friends.
He loved to travel and explore new places with his wife.  Roger had a great sense of humor and loved to make people laugh. He always helped with fixing his family’s electronic devices and cars.  He spent many days teaching his kids how to drive and fix our cars. He said he was not a mechanic, but the car made him act like one. He will be remembered for his infectious smile and kind heart. He lit up every room he walked into.

He is proceeded by his Parents, sister Rose, grandson Elijah Correa and grandson Josiah Correa.   

He is survived by children Rachel Rivera, Alberic Correa, Peter (Chris) Fontanez, three children-in-laws David Rivera, Anita Correa, Pamela Fontanez, grand children Yosmanni (Anthony) Reeves, Samantha Diaz & Daniel, Destiny Diaz & Eric, Jasmine Rivera, Anaiza Correa & Joseph, Sarai Correa, Israel Fontanez, Isabel Fontanez, Deante Lindo, Yazirah Jones, Xavier Jones, and great grandchildren Sofia Ramirez, Mateo Ramirez, Valentina Ramirez, Mia Melendez.

Sunday, June 4, 2023

Gaston "Crazy" Davis


Gaston Davis was born to the last Florence Davis and Nathaniel Huggins in Nevis on December 26th, 1959. He departed this earthly life on April 26th, 2023. He is survived by his 2 children Carla and Gaston Davis, his 8 beautiful grandchildren, and brothers: Robert (Dude) David, Emile (Smith) A. Smith, Carlisle (Bassie) Davis, and Winston (Merchie) Davis. Many loving Nieces and nephews and his countless friends.

              Gaston grew up in Cotton Ground where his love for fishing sparked his passion for travel. This leads him across many oceans from St. Kitts to Anguilla and St. Thomas where he then loved for over 20 plus years working in Industrial and residential construction. Gaston lived out his last years in Orlando with his children and grandchildren here he traveled to 15 countries and cruised on the Caribbean and Pacific oceans. He also got to attend 2 live WWE events which we all knew he loved, him some wrestling.

              He enjoyed traveling, dancing, swimming, wrestling and we can’t forget his love for food. He would take on projects and be very helpful to anyone who asked for his help. A lover of Soca & Calypso. It was always a movie watching him dance.

              Gaston lived his life to the fullest. A great Dad, that would do anything for his family & loved ones. He made everyone that knew him laugh, cry, and clap at all the stories he shared. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.

Thursday, May 25, 2023

Wilma James

Wilma Matilda James, born in Colihaut Dominica, the daughter of Morille and Rosie LeCointe, whom predeceased 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 predeceased 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 located 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 at St. Andrews Catholic Church   801 N Hastings St Orlando, FL. 32808


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.