Joseph B Ostopowitz age 93 of Palatka, Florida passed away October 3, 2016. Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Center of San Mateo, Florida is entrusted with Joseph's Veteran burial Arrangements. Burial at Jacksonville National Cemetery in Jacksonville Florida on Friday October 14, 2016 1 PM. Condolences and Memories may be shared with the family at wattsfuneralhomes.com.
Joyce Stewart, 64 of East Palatka, Florida passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016. Joyce was born in Charleston, South Carolina to Walter B.and Lillian Hunter. She loved crafts karaoke, and her dogs. She is preceded in death by her father, Walter B. Hunter Jr. Survivors are her mother, Lillian Hunter of Ladson, SC.; son, Jason L. Hill and wife, Melissa of Jacksonville, Fl.; one daughter, Dena J. Johns and husband Aaron of Satsuma, Fl.; sisters, Barbara H. Rushmeyer and husband, Dale of Goose Creek, SC.; Laura H. Wooldridge and husband, Chris of Ladson, SC; […]
Ralph E. Cole, 87 of Pomona Park, Florida passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. Ralph was born in Jacksonville, Florida to the late William and Harriet (Barry) Cole. Ralph loved his church and he loved spending time on the lake. Ralph graduated from Andrew Jackson High School in Jacksonville, Fl., in 1946. After graduation he joined the U.S.Navy for 4 years. He was a master electrician and a member of the IBEW for over sixty years. He was a 32 degree Mason, 17 years of PP- LC Fire Department in Pomona Park. He was a member and deacon of […]
Frances (Agnes) Durieux, 94 of Pomona Park, Florida passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Agnes was born in Georgia and moved to Ohio, then later to Florida to make it her permanent home. She was avid bird watcher and could tell you the kind of bird it was just by the way it chirped. She is preceded in death by her parents, Lewis and Berther Price, husband, Jim Durieux and son, Arrel (Wayne )Stalnaker. Agnes is survived by her granddaughter, Mary Bushey and husband, Bruce Bushey Sr.; great grandchildren, […]
Elaine Ruth Jackson. Born in Lansing Michigan, September 26,1939, went home to our Lord, Palatka Florida September 6,2016. She is preceded in death by her parents Clayton and Ruth Fyke and her son Mattew Mark Jackson and a grandson Eddie Jackson. She is survived by her husband of 58 years Jerry Jackson of Pomona Park. Also her daughter Cindy (John) McRae of Nashville Tn and grandchildren Aimee (Jason) Woods, John McRae Jr. And Shane McRae and 3 great grandchildren. Also her son Terry (Judy) Jackson of Pomona Park, and grandchildren Ashley […]
James Arthur (Jim) Baker 91, of Satsuma, Florida passed away September 5, 2016 at Haven Hospice in Palatka. Born March 9, 1925 to Arley and Georgie Cox Baker in Ullin, Illinois. An avid fisherman he was married to the "catch of his life" LaVerne Henson Baker for 65 years. After working in the food brokerage business for 30 years in Jacksonville they retired to Palatka in 1986. Like his father and other men in his family, Mr.Baker was a dedicated and proud Freemason, having joined the Masonic Lodge in 1951. He was Hospital Community Chairman with the […]
Arrel Wayne Stalnaker, better known as Wayno passed away Tuesday morning, August 30, 2016 at our local Putnam Community Medical Center. Wayno was 72 years old and resided in Pomona Park. Fl. He was born March 5, 1944 in Akron, Ohio. He was famously known for his jokes which he loved to tell and no matter how many times he told the same joke it was always funny. Making people laugh was his hobby and he sure was good at it. Wayno had a heart of gold and if he […]