Obituaries: March 31, 2016

Published on: March 30, 2016

Frank Beasley

Frank Beasley

Frank Beasley

Frank Beasley, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, passed away March 14th at 78 years of age.

Born on October 5, 1937, he was a native Floridian who spent most of his working life as a forest fire fighter and in the phosphate industry.

He is survived by his loving wife, Joan; four children; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, and many others who hold him dear in their hearts as their father or grandfather. Also by his princess De-De, who doesn’t know she’s a dog, so we won’t tell her.

He enjoyed fishing and the outdoors and always included children. Known as a dependable friend, always eager to help, he will leave a great void in many lives.

Memorial will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 2, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 11725 Symmes Road, Riverview, followed by a covered-dish get-together at Hawaiian Isles RV Resort, 4054 Aloha Blvd., Ruskin, FL 33570.


George William Cameron

George William Cameron died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, March 13, 2016, at the age of 90.

He is survived by his children Pat Hill (Les) of Sun City Center Fla., Cathy Nestler (John) of Edwards, Miss., Bruce Cameron (Ellen) of Columbus, Ohio, and Laura Cameron (Harold Hartmann) of Toronto, Canada; grandchildren Ashley Zientara of The Villages, Fla., Cameron Hill of Newnan, Ga., Michael Nestler of Macon, Ga., Sara Nestler of Ocean Springs, Miss., Chelsea Cameron of Orlando and Skylar Cameron of Columbus; several great-grandchildren; and niece, Shirley Hess of Peterborough, Ontario. George was predeceased by his wife, Mary, and sister, Margaret Hess of Medina, Ohio.

The memorial service date and time is to be determined. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in his name to the American Alzheimer’s Association, 14010 Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 709, Clearwater, FL 33762; 727-578-2558.


Carolyn Clark

Carolyn Clark

Carolyn Anne Clark

Feb. 27, 1944 – March 19, 2016

Carolyn Anne (Denson) Clark was born to Roy and Willie “Ivy” Denson of Walworth, Wis. She died of pneumonia on March 19, 2016, in Sun City Center, Fla., with her hand held by her dearly beloved husband of 44 years, Albert Lynn Clark, and with a clap of thunder reminiscent of the lightning storm when they met 46 years ago.

Carolyn was a dutiful daughter, beloved wife and mother.  Carolyn had a love of music, birds, camping and cruising the seas with her husband.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister. Carolyn is survived by her husband Albert;  son Craig Clark; daughter Christine Clark; grandsons Zakarey and Cory Hauser, all of Norman, Okla.; and brother Gerald Denson, of Bella Vista, Ark.

Memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at St. John the Divine Church in Sun City Center, 1015 E. Del Webb Blvd.

Carolyn will be interred in the Fort Smith, Arkansas National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in honor of Carolyn to the Shriners Hospitals for Children at

Arrangements by Sun City  Center Funeral Home.


Helmut Haber

Helmut Haber

Helmut Josef Haberl

Helmut Josef Haberl, age 71, of Sun City Center, Fla., formerly of Apollo Beach, passed flag-in-coloraway March 11, 2016.

He is survived by his wife Wilma; son Joe; daughter Theresa; stepson Ron; and grandchildren Marie, Angela and Kristen. He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis Steindl and Alois Wasmeir.

Helmut served in Vietnam as an aviation mechanic. After his military service, he settled in Riverview, where he served the community as a Scoutmaster and Sunday school teacher.

After moving to Sun City Center, he served the Disabled American Veterans as treasurer and driver dispatcher. He also enjoyed his friendships with the Loonies, the German-American Club, and his church.

A Memorial Service was celebrated on Wednesday, March 30, at United Methodist Church of Sun City Center. Military funeral honors followed at Sarasota National Cemetery.

In Helmut’s memory, the Haberl Family requests memorial contributions be made to the Sun City Center Disabled American Veterans Chapter 110, 1009 N. Pebble Beach Blvd., Sun City Center, FL 33573.

Arrangements entrusted to National Cremation and Burial Society, Ruskin.


Anthony B. Hoying

flag-in-colorAnthony B. ”Tony” Hoying, 91, of Sun City Center, Fla., passed away March 28, 2016.

Tony served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and retired from John Deere Company after serving in many managerial capacities in the United States and Australia.

He was past Grand Knight and member of the Knights of Columbus Council 7282 in Sun City Center, member of the Lions Club, volunteer for the Sun City Center Security Patrol and active volunteer and member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. He spent his entire life in service to others.

Tony was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; brothers Edwin, Jerry and Henry Hoying; and by sisters Regina Eilerman, Anna Marie Aselage, Louise Boerger and Bernadette Gaier.

Survivors include sons Stephen (Diane) Hoying, Kenneth (Cindy) Hoying, Richard (Connie) Hoying and F. Joseph (Mary) Hoying; daughter Karen Stansell; brothers Linus (Mary) Hoying, Eugene (Patricia) Hoying and Patrick (Patricia) Hoying; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3, 2016, at Sun City Center Funeral Home, 1851 Rickenbacker Drive, Sun City Center.

Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Monday, April 4, at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 702 Valley Forge Blvd., Sun City Center.

Interment with military honors will be in Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Fla. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 702 Valley Forge Blvd., Sun City Center, FL 33573; Sun City Center Security Patrol, 1005 N. Pebble Beach Blvd., Sun City Center, FL 33573; or Southeastern Guide Dogs, 4210 77th St. S.E., Palmetto, FL 34221.

Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home.


Pauline Testerman

Pauline Testerman

Pauline Rector Testerman

Pauline Rector Testerman, 94, Sun City Center, Fla., went to be home with her Lord March 24, 2016.  She is survived by her husband, Johnny R. Testerman; daughters Patty Laird  and Wanda (Jack) Frayer; daughter-in-law Sharon Testerman; stepson Jimmy (Leoda) Criss; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She retired as a Supply, Requirement and Distribution Officer from the U.S government.  Writing poetry was her lifelong hobby. She was an active member of the Friendship Baptist Church.

The family requests, in lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Friendship Baptist Church.


John Yuninger

John Yuninger

John W. Yuninger

John W. Yuninger, 87, of Wimauma, Fla., passed away March 24, 2016.

John was born in Gordonville, Pa., the son of the late Edwin R. and Erma Yuninger. John was the owner and builder of Dutch Wagon Wheel Restaurant, Paradise, Pa. He moved to Florida in 1984 and enjoyed his retirement years worshiping at The Church of God in Wimauma. John was a council member for over 20 years, and a school crossing guard for many years.

His hobbies were building homes, traveling and playing cards. John is survived by his wife, Marjorie; son John Yuninger; daughter Janet Danz; grandsons Zachary Danz, Joshua Danz; and brother Robert Yuninger.

The Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2016, with Funeral Service following at Wimauma Church of God, 5504 State Road 674, Wimauma.

Interment will take place at Fellowship Cemetery, Lithia, Fl.

John requested that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Gideons International, 421 West Violet Street, Tampa, FL 33603.

Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home.



Lee Alys Cunningham


Dear Lee,

It has been three years since we said our goodbyes.
It still hurts. 
We miss you.
Your family