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obituaries 3-4-10 Hammar, Morrill, Sikes, Tremblay
Mar 4, 2010 - 8:58:54 PM
Karl Peter Hammar
Karl Peter Hammar died February 22, 2010. He was born March 10, 1968. Karl is survived by his daughter Kari Ann, her mom Kara; parents Robert and Carol Hammar; brother, Bobby; sisters Lori Lee and Marci Retherford; companion, Robin; and many relatives.
Karl was a friend to all and will be loved and missed. A celebration of life will take place at 11 a.m. March 7 at E.G. Simmons Park, Unit 14, Ruskin, Fla. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements were made by Zipperers Funeral Home.
Hoyt Earl Morrill
Hoyt Earl Morrill, 76, Wimauma, FL, entered Heaven in a parade of glory Saturday evening February 27, 2010. He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, of 55 years; one son, Hoyt Howard Morrill; one daughter, Kim Newberry (Donnie); one granddaughter, Ashley Moylan Jasczak (Jason); one sister, Lorena Jaeb; one brother, Clinton Morrill; many nieces, nephews, friends and mission team members.
Earl’s heart’s desire was sharing the salvation of Jesus Christ with everyone he came in contact with. His crowns are many to lay at the feet of Jesus. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. If desired, in lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Friends & Family Assembly, 17307 Carlton Branch Drive, Wimauma. FL 33598.
Visitation is Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Service is Thursday March 4 at 10:00 a.m. at Sun City Center Funeral Home , Sun City Center, Fl
Burial will be at Fellowship Cemetery, Wimauma, Florida.
Rose I. Sikes
Rose Irma Bicknell Sikes was born January 17, 1918 on a farm in Lafayette County WI to Lester and Nellie Bicknell. On February 15, 2010, she entered into rest unexpectedly but peacefully, in San Ramon, CA at the age of 92. Rose was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Eugene in 1997.
When she was three years old, her family moved to Freeport IL, where she attended school and met Eugene Sikes. On June 20 1942, she married Eugene, in Freeport, where they were long time members of Second Presbyterian Church. When Eugene retired in 1986, they moved to Sun City Center FL where she lived until May 2008. She then moved to San Ramon, CA to be near her daughter and her family.
Rose enjoyed many activities and volunteering in Freeport and in Sun City Center. She especially enjoyed playing bridge. She was a member of Sun City Center Community Congregational Church and, for many years enjoyed playing in the hand-bell choir.
Rose is survived by her daughter Carolyn and son-in-law, Leonard Baumann of Pleasanton CA and her son Allan and daughter-in-law, Arvis Jean Sikes of South Bend IN. She leaves 2 granddaughters, Julie Rieth and Michelle Baumann and 5 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Wilma Stephan of Freeport and Wilma’s children.
Interment will be at Chapel Hills Memorial Gardens, in Freeport at a later date.
Dorothy C. Tremblay
Dorothy Cicely Tremblay, nee Cartwright, died peacefully on February 23 at the age of 88, at Winchester Hospital, MA. She was the daughter of the late Eric Cartwright and Cicely Cartwright Jenner, nee Isgar; beloved wife of the late Peter Vilmont Tremblay for 59 years; mother of Joan D. Caulkins and her husband, Dean, of Forestdale, MA; and Gillian C. Capuccio and her husband, Donald, of Medford, MA; sister of the late Howard G. Cartwright of Montreal, Quebec; step-sister of the late Beth Jenner and Leonard Jenner, both of Burlington, Ontario; grandmother of Dean T. Caulkins, Jr., Robert P. Caulkins, and Emily T. Capuccio; and great-grandmother of Casey Caulkins, Anna Caulkins, and Madelyn Caulkins.
Dorothy was a homemaker and lived the first part of her life in Montreal, Quebec, before moving to Hingham, MA with her husband, Peter, in 1959. Dorothy and Peter spent their retirement years between Yarmouthport, MA and Sun City Center, FL. Her many accomplished talents included knitting, sewing, crocheting, and bunka.
She was a member of St. John the Episcopal Church in Hingham, MA and St. John the Divine Episcopal Church in Ruskin, FL.
A memorial service was held at Grace Church in Medford, MA, on February 26. Burial will follow at a later date in Montreal, Quebec.
In lieu of flowers, Dorothy asks that memorial donations be made to the charity of your choice.
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