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Seminole High School, Class of 1974, Deceased Alumni

David Wolfson     1974
(Jul. 1)
(John) Dallas Martin    1975
(Oct. 4)
Car accident in Dothan, Alabama while in college. Also injured in the accident was Coach Fred Robinson's son, Darryl, and another classmate who both survived.
Michael Paroby   1976
(Oct. 1)
Alberta Timmons    1976?
Debra Holmes    1976?
Susan Hayden    1979 leukemia, 4-5 yrs after graduation
Phillip Doran 
Largo, FL
(Lafayette, IN) 
(Dec. 10) 
DORAN, PHILLIP J. JR., 33, and his wife, KIMBERLY ANNE, 23, of Largo, died Saturday, (Dec. 10, 1988) when the pickup truck driven by Mr. Doran hit a patch of ice on Interstate 65, north of Lafayette, Ind. Born in Fort Belvoir, Va., he came here in 1971 from Atlanta and was a private investigator. He served in the Navy. She came here in 1969 from her native Syracuse, N.Y., and was a radiology technician with Suncoast Hospital, Largo. Her survivors include her parents, Philip J. and Cecile K. Vormwald, and a brother, Scott Vormwald, all of Largo; her paternal grandmother, Ava Vormwald, Brandon; and her maternal grandmother, Cecile Kaupp, Largo. His survivors include his father, Joseph Doran, Clearwater; two brothers, Michael D., St. Petersburg, and Cpl. Brian S., U.S. Army, Greece; and his paternal grandparents, Ardean W. and Dorothy F. Doran, Seminole. Rhodes & Wice Funeral Directors, Druid Chapel, Clearwater. 
Rolanda Loudy    1987 or 88? car accident, attended 10 year reunion
Diane Cullum Pacecca  St. Petersburg, FL  1997
(Mar. 18) 
PACECCA, DIANE, 41, of St. Petersburg, died Tuesday (March 18, 1997) in Brooksville of cancer. Born in Pontiac, Mich., she came here 30 years ago. She was a former schoolteacher in Texas and was Methodist. Survivors include her husband, Robert; her parents, Russell and Lowrene Cullum, Brooksville; her maternal grandmother, Eunice Penrod, South Carolina; her paternal grandmother, Freda Brown, Illinois; three brothers, David Cullum, Largo, Douglas Cullum, New York, and Dudley Cullum, Brooksville; two sisters, Denise Baumgardner, Dade City, and Debbie Nolan, Casselberry; two stepsons, Michael Pacecca, South Dakota, and Robert Jr., Largo; and two stepdaughters, Dawn Hawkins, Seminole, and Lori Seitz, St. Petersburg. Turner Funeral Home and Crematory, Brooksville Chapel.  
Carl Gay  Seminole, FL  1999
(Mar. 22) 
GAY, CARL "STEVE," 42, of Seminole, died Monday (March 22, 1999) at home (heart). He was born in St. Petersburg and graduated in 1974 from Seminole High School. He was an auto mechanic and worked at Rick's Precision in Seminole. Survivors include a son, Steven Justin Gay, Seminole; two daughters, Joslin Patrice Gay and Jenna Mae Gay, both of Seminole; his parents, Carl and Shirley Gay, Brooksville; a brother, Jack T., Seminole; two sisters, Karen D. Wollitz, Brooksville, and Carla D. Browning, Seminole; and his maternal grandmother, Blanche Cope, Inverness. Hook Funeral Home, Seminole. 
Pauline Brown    1999? car accident?
Elizabeth (Beth) Rutland Stanley  Largo, FL  2000
(Sep. 11) 
STANLEY, ELIZABETH R., 44, of Largo, died Monday (Sept. 11, 2000) at home of cancer. She came here in 1967 from her native Bluefield, W.Va. She was a registered nurse and clinical education coordinator for Bay Care Center for Learning, Clearwater. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks. Survivors include her husband of 21 years, Ted; a son, David, and a daughter, Amanda Stanley, all of Largo; and a brother, John Rutland, and two sisters, Pam Fischer and Linda Raybourne, all of Seminole. Moss-Feaster Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Serenity Gardens Chapel, Largo. 
William Christman  Mount Pleasant, SC  2003
(Feb. 3) 
CHRISTMAN, WILLIAM PATRICK, 47, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., formerly of Seminole, died Monday (Feb. 3, 2003) in Mount Pleasant. Born in Jacksonville, he came here at age 6. He was a Seminole High School graduate and attended the University of South Florida. He was the southeastern district sales manager for Gourmet Award Foods. Survivors include two sons, Thomas W. and Bradford L., both of Antioch, Tenn.; his mother, Carolyn T. Del Vecchio, Seminole; a sister, Candace J. Clark, South Pasadena; and three brothers, Laurence M. Jr., South Pasadena, James T., Madeira Beach, and Charles J., Seminole. James A. McAllister Funeral Home, Charleston, S.C. 
Bob Francasio  Pinellas Park, FL  2003
(Apr. 29) 
FRANCASIO, ROBERT LOUIS, 47, of Pinellas Park, died Tuesday (April 29, 2003) at home. He came here in 1966 from his native Long Island, N.Y. He worked in customer service for a telemarketer. He was a graduate of Seminole High School. Survivors include his mother, Patricia Francasio, Seminole. E. James Reese Funeral Home & Crematory, Seminole. 
Barbara Sittloh Perkinson 
(Feb 17)
PERKINS, BARBARA SITTLOH, of Seminole, FL died Feb. 17, 2004 of cancer. She worked at a hearing aid company. Survived by her husband, Paul Perkinson, two sons residing in Outer Banks, NC. and three  brothers, Russell Sittloh, of Virginia (see later obituary below), Mike Sittloh, of Seminole and Robert Sittloh, of Clearwater.
Tim Payne  Largo, FL
(Inverness, FL) 
(Sep. 8) 
PAYNE, TIMOTHY B., 49, of Largo, died Thursday (Sept. 8, 2005) at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness. He was born in Madeira Beach and moved to Largo in 2003 from Colorado Springs. He worked as a punchout person for Sweetwater Homes. Survivors include his wife, Karen; his mother, Dorothy Payne, of Largo; and five brothers, James and John, both of Largo, Milton Jr., of Crystal River, Edward, of Dade City, and Robert, of Pinellas Park. National Cremation Society, Brooksville. 
Russell Sittloh
(Jan. 11)
SITTLOH, RUSSELL, of Virginia, died Jan. 11, 2006 of heart failure. He was a Manager in a large grocery store chain.  Survived by his wife, Barbara, and two children, Russell Sittloh, III,  Denver, CO  and Shannon Sittloh, in the Navy and two brothers, Mike Sittloh of Seminole and Robert Sittloh of Clearwater.
Rafael Misa  St. Petersburg, FL  2006
(Nov. 3) 
MISA, RAFAEL DeJESUS III, 50, of Madeira Beach, died Friday (Nov. 3, 2006) at home. He was born in Havana and moved here in 1971 from Atlanta. He was a medical assistant and a member of the Society of Medical Assistants. He was a member of Oakhurst United Methodist Church, Seminole. Survivors include a son, Caleb Rafael Misa, Largo; his father, Dr. Rafael Misa, and two brothers, Michael Misa and Tony Perez, all of St. Petersburg. Lewis W. Mohn Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Seminole. 
George Torrance  Largo, FL  2009
(Jul. 2) 
Janet Darr 
Lilburn, GA 2009 
(Dec. 10) 
CHAPDELAINE, Janet Darr Chapdelaine, age 53, of Lilburn, GA died on December 10, 2009. She is survived by her devoted husband of seven years, Gary Chapdelaine; son, Daniel Geddy, two step-daughters, Amber Truesdale and Robyn Chapdelaine all of Snellville, GA; mother, Betty Darr of Seminole, FL; three sisters, Suzanne LaVilla of Tampa, FL; Heather Alamillo and Kelly Statzer both of St. Petesburg, FL; brother, Kevin Darr of MI; father & mother-in-law, Florian "Chappy" & Mildred Chapdelaine of Chicopee, MA; several brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. Janet was born in Nassau County, NY on October 3, 1956 to Grayson Pierre Darr and Betty Rolse Darr. She worked in the 80's at Channel 69 hosting the Video Music Channel and various programs including "Night Cap," "Homegrown." She also did modeling and enjoyed playing baseball. In her later years she worked as a Driver with the Gwinnett Co. School System and Gwinnett Co. Transit System. She had also worked with Johnson Industries, a wholesale auto parts company. Janet enjoyed life, especially her flowers, crafts, and making clocks. She will be greatly missed by her adoring family and many friends. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville, GA
Mari  Steiner Duncan Largo, FL  2010 (Oct 5)

DUNCAN, Marilynn Steiner 54, Largo, died Oct 5, survived by husband Robert; son Bobby; 2 sisters; nieces, nephews; other loving family & friends. Mass 11 am Oct. 16, St. Patrick's CC, Largo, FL.

Robert F. Bobby Kubisiak, Jr. Pinellas Park, FL     2011 (Feb. 15)KUBISIAK Jr., Robert F."Bobby", 54, of Pinellas Park, FL, passed away Feb. 15, 2011. Bobby was born Aug 7, 1956 in Spokane, WA. He was owner of Florida Lifestyle Landscaping, Pinellas Park and was an avid fisherman. Bobby is survived by his wife of 30 years, Nancy; daughter, Emily (Josh) Falini, Pinellas Park; grandchildren, Olivia and Payton, Pinellas Park; brother, James (Tammie) Kubisiak, Seminole, FL and his bull dog companion, "Libby Lou". A memorial service will be held 10 am Sunday, Feb 27, 2011 at Hospice House Woodside, Pinellas Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Suncoast Hospice (Coral team), 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33760