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July 13, 2018  RSS feed
Obituaries

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Obituaries

SCOTT LANE ANTHONY, 65, of Port Richey, died June 28. Born in Brookline, MA he worked for many years in the automotive industry. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Clearwater Chapel)

ELLIOTT BUCHMAN, 74, of Indian Shores, formerly of Tampa, died June 16. A native of Tampa, he graduated from Plant High School, where he had been a swimmer. He graduated from University of Florida and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a CPA in private practice and was former CFO of the Cohen, Jayson, Foster Law Group. He had an affinity for fishing and scuba diving. Survivors include his wife of over 26 years Belinda; sons and daughters-in-law, Todd and Rhonda Buchman, Jarrod and Meghan Buchman, and Bradley and Amy Buchman; daughter and son-in-law Amanda and Greg Eisen; brother Ralph Buchman; and eight grandchildren. The family suggests memorials to the Humane Society. (Segal Funeral Homes, Beth David Chapel)

JEAN ETHEL DIAMOND, 96, of Seminole, died June 17. Born in Chicago, she lived in Lansing, IL, prior to relocating with her late husband Jack to St. Pete Beach in 1970. Active in the community, she volunteered for many organizations including Hadassah and her temple. She was a member of Brandeis National Committee and traveled with the group. An avid tennis player, she also won many bowling tournaments and loved playing mah jongg, bridge and bingo. Survivors include her two daughters, Judy Ober, Clearwater, and Sandy Diamond, St. Louis; son and daughter-in-law, Ron and Paula Diamond, Largo. The family suggests memorials to Suncoast Hospice. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

JOHN JACOB ENGEL, 82, of St. Petersburg, died June 24. Born in the Bronx, he received his bachelor’s degree from Adelphi University in Garden City, NY, and his master’s degree from Boston University. He began his career as a program director at radio station WLAD-AM in Danbury, CT, and later held account executive positions at WBRY-AM in Waterbury, CT, and WNHC AM in New Haven, CT. The majority of his career was at the North America Precis Syndicate, first as an account executive and later as executive vice president and member of their board of directors. He was a member of the Public Relations Society of America, Publicity Club of New York (board of directors) and B’nai B’rith. Survivors include his wife of 31 years Miriam; children, Susan Lisa and Mark Alan; stepchildren, Alan Brett and Amy Ruth; and seven grandchildren. The family suggests memorials be made to Menorah Manor. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

CYNTHIA RACHEL FORST, 79, of Gulfport, died July 4. Born in Boston, she worked for many years as a nurse. She was a member of Temple Beth-El in St. Petersburg. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

HAROLD G. FRIEDMAN, 87, of Pinellas Park, died June 25. Born in Philadelphia, he was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War. Later he owned and operated a business specializing in air contracting for many years. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

ELINOR Z. GORDON, 88, died June 16. Survivor include her two sons, Jeffrey and Philip; sister and brother-in-law Roberta and Marvin; two grandchildren and two great-granddaughters. The family suggests memorials to www.insidebroadway.org.

BARBARA HELEN KAPLAN, 91, of Clearwater, died June 13. Born in Sioux Falls, SD, she was a graduate of Purdue University. A special education teacher, she worked for many years in Fort Wayne, IN. After moving to Florida, she was a member of Temple Ahavat Shalom in Palm Harbor. Survivors include her sons and daughters in-law; Kerry and Debra Kaplan, David Kaplan and Kathy Smachlo, and Jack Kaplan and Joanne Altman; seven grandchildren and two greatgrandchildren. The family suggests memorials to Temple Ahavat Shalom or Suncoast Hospice. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Clearwater Chapel)

STEFANIE NICOLE KLEIN, 32, of St. Petersburg, died June 18. She was born in Berks County, PA. Survivors include her parents, Howard M. Klein and Vanessa Klein; son, Riley; brother and sister-in-law Jason and Maressa Klein. The family suggests memorials to Congregation Beth Or in Maple Glen, PA, or NAMI.ORG or Nar-Anon. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

MARTIN AARON NOCHIMSON, 84, of Largo, died July 2. Born in Paterson, NJ, he owned a wholesale/retail business. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

SAMUEL ROBACK, 72, of Largo, died June 17. Born in Rome, Italy, he worked for many years in the insurance industry. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Clearwater Chapel)

RUTH (GLASER) ROM, died June 25. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law Richard and Thrisha Rom, daughters and son-in-law, Randi Rom, and Robin and Jeffrey Cohen; brother and sister-in-law Herbie and Cherise Glaser; and four grandchildren.

EDWARD SCHERER, 89, died June 27. Born in Newark, NJ, he had served in the United State military. (David C. Gross Funeral Homes, St. Petersburg Chapel)

BENJAMIN VOLK, 73, died July 6. Born in New York City, he worked for many years as a mathematician. (David

C. Gross Funeral Homes, Clearwater Chapel)

HARRIET ADELE WARACH, 87, of St. Petersburg, died June 24. Born in New Brunswick, NJ, she resided in Doylestown, PA, and Oldsmar. She and her husband Irvin owned and operated Strand Cleaners in Doylestown until 1979. After retiring to Oldsmar, she went back to work as a salesperson at several large department stores. Survivors include her two daughters and son-in-law, Beth, and Lynn and Jon van Ingen; and a grandson. The family suggests memorials to Menorah Manor or a charity of one’s choice. (Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery)


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