Mae Bowen Powell passed away at home January 22, 2020 in the arms of her husband of 42 years.
She was born to Mary Katherine Knight and George Washington Bowen in Albemarle County Virginia on September 12, 1920. Mae retired from the Navy Exchange after 22 years of service.
She was a beloved wife to James Powell.
She is preceded in death by her parents; one brother, George Earl Bowen and one sister, Nora Lee Dressler.
She leaves behind her husband, James Powell; daughter, Donna Ray Tanski of Landrum, South Carolina; son, Bruce Wayne Brown of Haughton, Louisiana; three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 with visitation from 10:30 - 12:00 pm and service at 12:00 pm at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504. Interment will follow at Barrancas National Cemetery.
John Paul Norris, Jr., 69, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
John was born and raised in Grundy, VA and attended Grundy High School. He was a radio personality for 30+ years and Army Veteran of the VietNam War.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John Paul Norris, Sr. and Victoria Burleson Norris.
John is survived by his wife, Lisa Dyess Norris; son, John Paul “Trey” (Darby) Norris, III; sisters, Betty Jane (Irvin) Craft, Patricia Von Viers, Susan Paulette (James) Mays and Sallie Gail (Ronald) Phillips and brother, Joel Frederick (Edwina) Norris.
Richard Allen Wilson, 64, of DeFuniak Springs, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Manuel Gonzales Palacios, 61, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Laura Lee House, 50, of Milton, Florida passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020.
Dilver William Fellers, 97, of Pensacola, Florida passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 16, 2020.
He was born on November 13, 1922 to parents, Herbert William Fellers and Bonnie Marie Neier in Mullinville, Kansas.
Dilver served during WWII as a pilot in the Navy and was honorably discharged. He received a law degree from Washburn University in Kansas and after private practice as a lawyer; he served 31 years as Chief Assistant State Attorney under Curtis Golden. Once he retired, he enjoyed many days of golfing and spending days in the mountains and spending time with family.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marilyn Fellers; sister, Garnet MacKay; brother, Gilbert Fellers and son-in-law, Paul Mikul.
Dilver is survived by his daughter, Lynn Mikul; son, Roger Fellers; granddaughter, Kristina Shirley; grandson, Cody Fellers and several beloved nieces.
He was the oldest surviving male student in Mullinville High School and was a member of the Kiwanis Club and was a Mason and a Charter member of Trinity Presbyterian Church for many years. He was well respected, very much loved by his family and will be missed by all.
The family would like to say a special thanks to the staff at Summer Vista for all their loving care over the last three years.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 11:00 am at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3400 Bayou Boulevard, Pensacola, Florida 32503.
Richard Charles Wessel, 77, of Cantonment, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020.
He was a loving father grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.
Mr. Wessel is preceded in death by his parent, Raymond J. and Annette Wessel; wife of 41 years, Elena Wessel; son, Harris (Joe) Guidry; brothers, Bill Wessel, Jim Wessel and Jack Wessel; sister, Shirley and the mother of his sons, Joyce Waybright.
He is survived by his sons, Rick (Pat) Wessel, Ken (Sharon) Wessel, and Scott (Ginger) Ambrose; daughter- in-law, Amy Guidry (Rich) Regean; sister, Mary Murdock; brother-in-law, Noel (Mavis) Sowell; grandchildren, Erin (Justin) Whitman, Jami (Braden) Dees, Laura Wessel, Andrew (Janerica) Massey, Hailey (Scott) Torres, Noah (Hannah) Wessel, Payton Ambrose, Hope Ambrose, Even Ambrose, Montana Palmer, and Savy Davis; great-grandchildren, Dalton, Cayden, Braelyn, Raniyah, Semaj, Kyan, Jediah and Flora; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He is also survived by his good friends, Elie Peaden, Nathan and Elaine Smith and Sammy Hudgins; his special dog, Quincy and his friends of the Moose 557.
Ines Pearl Wirick, 96, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020.
Carolyn Scafidi, 79, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Shirl Ann Smith, 64, of Pace, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Jesse Hilliard Caswell, Jr., 61, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Sylvia Ann Roclevitch, 61, of Pensacola, Florida was given unto God’s loving hands on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
She was born on June 4, 1958 in San Antonio, Texas to parents, Cecilio Salinas and Gloria Sanchez. She attended Burbank High School in San Antonio, Texas, and Troy University in Montgomery, Alabama. Sylvia was a loving and devoted Air Force wife and Mother of three. She held various leadership and management positions, to include contract support to NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center Airborne Science Program at the Edwards Air Force Flight Test Center in California. Her services included support to some of the original U.S. astronauts, such as Gordon “Gordo” Cooper. Most recently, she managed office affairs for Trident Partners in Pensacola, Florida. Sylvia served her church parish through active roles as a member of the Holy Spirit Council of Catholic Women, Retreat Coordinator, Pastoral Council Member, International Prayer Chain Coordinator and President of the Southwest Deanery Pensacola-Tallahassee Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. For 16 years, Sylvia served her local community as President/Board Member of the Heron’s Walk Homeowners’ Association.
Her parents and sister, Olivia, preceded her passing.
She is survived by her husband, Anthony “Roc” Roclevitch; children, Tony, Matthew, Sarah; grandchildren, Amelia and Liam and brother, Gilbert. She also leaves behind her close canine companion of ten years, Buffy.
Services for Sylvia will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 10650 Gulf Beach Highway, Pensacola FL 32507 with reception following.
Harry Royce Van Riper, 95, of Milton, Florida passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
Kenneth Thomas Flowers, 86, of Milton, Florida passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020.
Frank James Manson, 95, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020.
mothy Ryan Ritchey Mosley, 29, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020.
He was born on May 6, 1990 in Pensacola, Florida to parents, Gregory Mosley and Dianna Ritchey. He was a graduate of Tate High School and was the owner of his own car detailing business.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Albert and Patricia Ritchey.
He is survived by his mother, Dianna Welch Ritchey; father, Greg Mosley; step-mother, Jennifer Mosley; brothers, Brandon Ritchey, Michael Welch, David Welch and Gregory Mosley, Jr.; paternal grandmother, Vivian (Ben) Abbot; uncles, Stevie Ritchey, Tommy Ritchey, Michael Ritchey, Chris Mosley, Michael Perry and Brian (Sonja) Johnson and many cousins and friends.
Timmy loved life. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, gardener and he loved to camp and “live off the land”. He wanted everyone to have and enjoy all the vegetables he had grown.
Uncle Stevie was his right-hand man and he loved his brothers very much. He was mostly himself with a fishing pole in his hands and at home on the water.
He never met a stranger and he had a smile that would light up the room. His laugh was very infectious and he loved his family and friends with all of his heart.
A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504 with visitation from 1:00-2:00pm and service at 2:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations given to the family to help with funeral expenses.
Ivey Morgan Williams, 47, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020.
Ivey was born in Pensacola, Florida on September 26, 1972. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking and knitting. She also loved to rescue any animal in need.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert Booher, Jr. and Julia Booher.
Ivey is survived by her loving husband, Scott Lawson; uncle, Charles Booher; aunt, Roberta Booher and other relatives and many friends.
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 17, 2020 with visitation from 10:00 - 11:00 am at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504. Graveside Service and interment will follow visitation at 12:00 pm at Bayview Memorial Park, 3351 Scenic Hwy., Pensacola, Florida 32503.
Imsun Thomas, 70, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020.
Gayle Marie Scheel, 43, of Shalimar, Florida passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020.
Realer Mae Monroe, 61, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020.
Sandra Kay Heberling, 82, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020.
Leonard E. Digmon, 63, of Milton, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020.
Willie Sesco, 84, of Milton, Florida passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020.
Mildred Faye Franks, 90, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020.
Leonora Marion Heddendorf, 95, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020.