Lovell, Edward

Edward Lovell, 57, of Port Richey, died August 1, 2014.  He is survived by son Edward and sisters Dorothy Muir and Vickie Merten.

Harrington, Brett

Brett C. Harrington, 34, of Holiday, passed away on July 24, 2014.  He is survived by his wife, Jennifer, parents, Joe and Dawn, children, Jordon, Owen, Hailigh and Sophia, brother, Alexander, sisters, Athena Jackson and Angelica Gurley and grandmother, Helen Blain.

Williams-Castanza, Sherry

Sherry Williams-Castanza, 69, of New Port Richey, passed away on July 22, 2014.  She is survived by her husband, Frank, father, Ernest Webb, son, Jamie (Sue), brother, Kenneth, sister, Susie and 2 grandchildren and best friends, Murph and Melody.

Krinkey, Harvey

Harvey Krinkey, 85, of New Port Richey, passed away on July 9, 2014.  He is survived by his wife Fay, sons, Brad and Harvey, daughters, Karen Hermann, Doris Rogerson, Connie Vaughn and Cindy Lazar, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Schirripa, Helen

Helen Schirripa, of Pasco County, passed away on July 8, 2014. Predeceased by husband, survived by 4 children, 6 grandchildren, 1 sister, 1 brother, 1 sister-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church and an active member of Fairway Springs Women’s Club. Services under the direction of Morgan Funeral Home. Visitation will be held, Thursday, July 17th from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Mass will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, July 18th at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church.

May she rest in peace.

Lewandowski, Edwin

Edwin Lewandowski, 90, of Port Richey, passed away on July 15, 2014.  He is predeceased by wife, Virginia.  He is survived by his son, Andrew (Joan), daughters, Mary Ellen Lewandowska, Kathryn (Ron) Ricks and Anita Lewandowski, brother, Leonard, sisters, Lucille and Phyllis, dearest friend Charlotte, 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Hilbert, Donald E.


88, of New Port Richey, Fl formerly of La Crosse Wisconsin peacefully left the confines of this life to walk freely again with the Lord in heaven on July 5, 2014 at Madison Pointe Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

He was born in La Crosse July 5, 1926 to Anna and Carl Hilbert. There he met and married Elizabeth Sullivan January 18th, 1947. They lived there until permanently relocating to New Port Richey in 2009. He retired from Northern States Power Company (Xcel Energy) after 40 years of service. He loved to hunt and fish and when not in the woods hunting or on the shores of the Mississippi fishing he would be with his friends at the local rifle range. Everyone who knew him knew he was the happiest in the woods and marshes of the coulee region.

Donald is survived by his wife of 67 years, Elizabeth; daughters Donna (Donald) Furlano of Crystal Lake, Ill., Susan (Donald) Hunter, and Jeanne Southworth of New Port Richey, Fl.; brother Wyman of La Crosse, Wi.; brother-in-law Ed Sullivan and family of Onalaska, Wi; 4 grandchildren, Don, Dave, Deanna, and Shannon; 2 great-grand children, Matthew and Karl; nieces, nephews and their families.

In addition to his parents, Donald is preceded in death by his sisters Anita and Bernice and stillborn son John.

Memorial masses for Donald will be held in Florida, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be sent at

Ross, Marion D.

Marion D. Ross, 88, of New Port Richey, passed away on July 4, 2014.  She is survived by her son, Fred, daughter Bonnie, 4 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Porter, Rhonda

Rhonda S. Porter, 64 of New Port Richey, died July 5, 2014.  She is survived by her son, Scott Ellsworth, brother, Steven and one grandchild.

Bejna, William C.

Bill Bejna, 70

William C. “Bill” Bejna passed away peacefully at HPH Hospice in Port Richey, Florida on Saturday, June 28, 2014.

Services will be held Friday, July 11th at 11:00 am at Unity Church of Port Richey, Florida. A private burial service will follow.

Bill was born on May 4, 1944 to Charles and Blanche Bejna. He married his loving wife Gloria, April 30, 1966. He was a veteran of the Armed Services, serving in the Army.

Bill was a loving person who gave everyone he met a hug. He was a greeter at Unity Church and loved meeting new people every week and greeting them with a smile, welcoming words, and a hug.

Bill is survived by his wife Gloria, daughter Michele, son-in-law Derek, sister Yvonne, and granddaughter Chelsea. He was preceded in death by his son, Aaron.

The family would like to extend a heart-felt thank you to the wonderful nurses and staff at HPH Hospice. The love and care from the staff there