Theodore, Adele

Adele E. Theodore, 96, of New Port Richey, passed away on March 18, 2019.  She is survived by her son, John, daughters, Maryann and Joann and 2 grandchildren.  Memorial mass will be held at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church at a future date.

Scanlon, Ruth A.

Ruth A. Scanlon, 91, of Holiday, passed away on March 14, 2019.  She is survived by her son, John Scanlon and daughter, Maureen Gleason.  Funeral Mass will be scheduled at a later date.

Voge, Elizabeth Ann

Elizabeth Ann Voge, 77 of New Port Richey, passed away on March 11, 2019.  She is survived by her son, Eric, sister, Ruth Ann Bodycott, 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Memorial service will be held at Morgan Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Stinson, Raymond C.

Raymond C. Stinson, 80, of New Port Richey, died March 11, 2019.  He is survived by his wife, Barbara, son, Matthew and brothers, Roger and Irving.  Burial will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 10:30 at East Elfers Cemetery.

Alexander, Elaine L.

Elaine L. Alexander, 74 of New Port Richey, passed away, February 22, 2019.  She is survived her son, Matthew (Suzanne) Gary and brother, Robert (Diane) Levy.

Rodman, Estelle G.

Estelle G. Rodman, 89 of Port Richey, passed away on February 23, 2019.  She is survived by sons, Marc, Brad and Keith and many grandchildren.

Koabel, Henry J.

Henry J. Koabel, 84 of New Port Richey, passed away on February 23, 2019.  He is survived by his daughters, Kathleen and Anne, brother, Donald, 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.  He is predeceased by his wife of 52 years, Betty, son, Danny, daughter, Julie and brother, Charlie.

Coffell, Mary

Mary Coffell, 89 of New Port Richey, passed away on February 20, 2019.  She is survived by her sons, Bobby, Allen and Jim, daughters, Marjorie and Brenda, brothers, Frank and Delford, sister Dorothy.  She is also survived by ten grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.  She is predeceased by her husband, Robert Matthew Coffell.

Pulling, Kenneth A.

 

Kenneth Arthur Pulling of New Port Richey, Florida, passed away on February 14, 2019, surrounded by his family.
Ken, lovingly known by family and friends as “Sonny”, was born in Detroit, Michigan, on April
27,1932, to Inez Britton Pulling and Willard Pulling. He received his education in Cleveland School District, enlisted in the U.S. Army, and served in the Active Reserve. At an early age, he worked for the J.L.Music Co. and dedicated 30 years to this job.  He married the love of his life, Marie Louise Stanik (Dolly), on August 30, 1952, and they raised four children.

He led an active life and enjoyed many adventures, including traveling across the country, camping
and boating with family and friends, leading a Boy Scout troop, and hiking the Appalachian Trail. He
was a well-known leader who brought people together for countless events. Once retired, Ken and
Dolly moved to New Port Richey, Florida. Ken enjoyed working part-time at Kash and Karry. He
became an active member of St. Vincent DePaul Church where he served as an usher. He was also
known for his kind acts of charity, always lending a helping hand and compassion to those around
him. He was truly a friend to all. Ken and his companion Peg Smith also spent many memorable
years together enjoying each others company.
Ken enjoyed spending time with his family. He is survived by his children: Ken (Shelley) Pulling Jr.,
Nancy (Jim) Hinkle, Mike (Karen) Pulling, and Mary (Mike) LaGuardia. His grandchildren include
Holly Rieth, Jim Rieth, Renee (Jon) List, Kelly (Shannon) Pulling, Juliana Morales, Michael
(Veronica) Pulling Jr., Nicole (Jenn Kazes) DeCaprio, Ashleigh DeCaprio, Michael (Monica)
LaGuardia Jr., Nicholas (Kristy) LaGuardia, Samuel (Jenna) LaGuardia, Sarah (Cort) Logan, Melissa
(Jeff) Jarboe, and Scott (Jen) Hinkle. He also dearly loved his great-grandchildren: Ryan, Riley,
Rickie, Leah, Logan, Jonathon, Molly, Lauren, Audrina, Nathan, Lucy, Madelyn, Luke, Olive, Flora,
Kate, Connor, Reese, and Jason.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie “Dolly” Pulling; his father, Willard Pulling; his mother
and stepfather, Inez and Arthur Wright; his sisters, Harriet Forkapa and Laura Pulling; and his
brother, Mario Pulling.
Ken is survived by his other brothers and sisters: Mariana Finohr, Beverly (Milt) Tomsik, George
(Joan) Pulling, Charles (Nancy) Pulling, Willard (Angie) Pulling, Arthur (Anna) Pulling, James
(Sandy) Pulling, and Jeanne (Bob) Miller.
In Florida, a funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at St. Vincent
DePaul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Dr., Holiday, Florida. An interment service will held be at
Trinity Memorial Gardens. A luncheon will follow.
In Ohio, family and friends are invited to a celebration of his life at a Memorial service and luncheon
on Sunday March 3, 2019 at 1:00 located at St. Adalbert’s Keller Center, 66 Adalbert St.,Berea
44017.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Michael J. Fox Foundation for
Parkinson’s Research at www.michaeljfox.org.

 

Johnston, Buck

Buck Johnston, 69 of Holiday, passed away on February 16, 2019.  He is survived by his wife, Georgeann, sons, Kenneth and Eric, daughter, Amy, brother, Michael and sisters April Hanley and Wendy Unger. He is also survived by seven grandchildren.

Memorial Service will be held at Morgan Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 10:00 – 12:00 p.m. and Service will be held at 12:00 noon.