Obituaries August 16, 2012
August 16, 2012
Maricela Serrano, 65, of Ruskin, FL passed away August 12, 2012. She was Day Care Director for RCMA and a member of St Anne Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband of 42 years; Narmo Serrano, daughter; Miosotis Jimenez, son; Reinaldo Serrano, Jacob (Jennifer) Serrano, and Rhoda (Louis) De Leon, 7 grandchildren; Vanessa, Marielisa, Daniel, Isabel, Mateo, Uziah, and Santino, and four sisters; Nene, Nelly, Sonia and Daisy. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2012 at Sun City Center Funeral Home, 1851 Rickenbacker Drive, Sun City Center, FL. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 18, 2012 at St. Anne Catholic Church, 106 11th Avenue, N.E., Ruskin, FL. Burial will be in Ruskin Memorial Park, Ruskin, FL. Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home, Sun City Center.
Robert “Bob” Foster
Robert “Bob” Foster passed away August 10, 2012 in Sun City Center, Florida. Bob is survived by his loving wife and best friend, Nancy, and by his children and their spouses, Mark and Suzanne Foster, Catherine Brown, Joan and Brent Scofield, Sheila and Adan Garcia and Elizabeth and Steve Elliott, and their children and grandchildren. His son, Robert “Bon” Foster preceded him in death.
Bob served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 1956. During his career in the college textbook business, he spent 35 years with Ulrich’s Bookstore in Ann Arbor, MI, then retired after 15 years with the Nebraska Book Company.
Since moving to Sun City Center in 1998, he has volunteered 14 years with the Emergency Squad, serving as an ambulance driver and dispatcher. He also has served in the SCC Security Patrol, was active in American Legion Post 246, and volunteered as a driver with the VFW transportation van. Bob was a member of the weaver’s guild and did beautiful cross-stitch work. He will be remembered for his generosity and willingness to give of himself.
Memorial Services will take place at a later date at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Michigan.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to the SCC Emergency Squad or the American Cancer Society.