Obituaries 05/11/08

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By The Staff

Mildred Boots, 84


Mildred A. Boots, age 84, Inverness, died May 9, 2008, in the University Community Hospital of Tampa. The Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday, May 12, at 2 p.m. from Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church with Fr. Charles Leke, celebrant. Interment at a later date in Florida National Cemetery. Mrs. Boots was born in New York City on May 21, 1923, and came here in 1975 from Sparta, N.J. She was a retired Paraprofessional Teaching Aide and Lunch Room Administrator for the Sparta, N.J., Alpine Elementary School. She enjoyed working the voting booths, playing bingo, and loved to travel with her friends to different countries. She was a member of the Moose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary. She is survived by 3 Sons, Thomas J. Boots and his wife, Barbara, Annandale, VA; James A. Boots, Inverness; Michael J. Boots and his wife, Joan, Tampa; 2 Daughters, Carol Yanossy and her husband, Frank, Live Oak, FL; Christine Boudreau, Ft. Myers, FL; Her brother, Thomas J. Clossey, Washington Township, N.J.; 12 Grandchildren; 7 Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Rudolph Boots, on March 4, 1991. The Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home With Crematory is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy Carrett, 82


Dorothy Louise Carrett, age 82 of Hernando, died Friday, May 2, 2008, at her residence. Arrangements are under the direction of the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness.

Johnnie Langford, Jr., 93

Crystal River

The Service of Remembrance for Mr. Johnnie J. Langford, Jr., 93, Crystal River, who died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, will be held 3 p.m., Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at the Homosassa Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Interment will follow at Fountains Memorial Park. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, May 12, at the Homosassa Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes, 8495 W. Grover Cleveland Blvd., Homosassa, Florida 34446. (352) 628-3237

Susie B. Lawrence, 94


Susie B. Lawrence, 94, of Homosassa, died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center.

Born January 3, 1914, to Luke and Susie Brown in Cumberland County, N.J., Mrs Lawrence was a retired Registered Nurse. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Lawrence. Private Cremation Arrangements. Wilder Funeral Home.

Doris Simonin, 71

Crystal River

Doris M. Simonin, died Friday, May 9, 2008, in Inverness, FL. Born in Port Jefferson, New York, she has made Crystal River her home since 1998 moving from Long Island, NY. She had worked as a Data Processor for county government. She is a member at Crystal River United Methodist Church. Preceeded in death by Son: Kenneth Filman. Survivors include : husband of 22 years Willis Simonin, 2 Sons: Mark Filman of Fort Lauderdale, FL and Glenn Simonin of North Babylon, N.Y., 2 Daughters: Debbie Thurmond of Deland, FL and Diana Eismenn of Wilmeet, IL, 3 Brothers: Richard Eimers of Crystal River, FL, Eugene and Edward Eimers both of Long Island, N.Y., 1 Sister; Elenor Connata of Long Island, N.Y., seven Grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held 2 p.m. on Friday, May 16, 2008, at the Crystal River United Methodist Church.

Arrangements by Fero Funeral Home with Crematory, 5955 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills, FL 34465.