ADAM M. RICHARDSON, 46, passed away Saturday, Aug. 16, after a sudden illness. He was a lifelong resident of Orlando. Adam was the cherished husband of Laine Reeves Richardson, of Tildenville, and devoted son of Catherine Walschinski. He leaves behind a large group of family and friends. He held various positions in IT and A/V. In 2009, he fulfilled his dream of making a feature film. To find all the words to define him is impossible. He never met a stranger. He was well-known for his love of all things Star Wars. He was bawdy, he was loyal, he was kind-hearted. Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial gathering on Thursday, Aug. 21 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Baldwin Fairchild - Ivanhoe Chapel at 301 Northeast Ivanhoe Boulevard. Orlando, FL 32804. Please come share your memories of Adam. In honor of his signature style, please wear either a Hawaiian shirt or something Star Wars/sci-fi related. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to their paypal account at [email protected] to help defray medical expenses. “Luminous beings are we…not this crude matter.” The Empire Strikes Back
AGNES BELL BREEDLOVE - On 8-13-2014, the family of Agnes lost a wonderful wife, mom, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Agnes was a kind and gentle person, loved by many. She was born in Oak Level, NC, attended East Carolina Teachers College, married in 1956 and moved to Orlando in 1957. She is survived by her loving husband, Tom Breedlove; daughters, Perry Fogle (Chuck) and Jamie Dedmon (Mike); grandchildren, Bradley Fogle (Victoria), Chris Dedmon, Tiffany Baisch (Mike) and Nick Fogle; and great-grandchildren, Preston, Riley and Lucas. A Celebration of Agnes's life will be held on 8-23-2014 at 11:00 am Woodlawn Funeral Home, 400 Woodlawn Cemetery Road, Gotha, FL 34734. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Alzheimer's Organization in memory of Agnes Breedlove. For service information, visit www.woodlawnfuneralhomegotha.com.
RENEE CIRINOLAN, 43, of Winter Garden, Florida departed this life on Saturday, August 9, 2014. Renee was employed as a program coordinator at MetroWest Elementary School for several years. She is survived by her loving husband, Jeffrey Cirinolan; sons, Donovan (Ashley) Gardner and Jaquan Alexander; mother, Annie Gardner; sisters, Stephanie (Robert) Sanders, Sharon (Johnny) Wright; brothers, Ronnie Gardner and Willie (Tina) Gardner. A service of Celebration was held on Saturday. Postell’s Mortuary provided service for the Cirinolan family.
PAUL VINCENT POSTEN, age 85, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Orlando. Paul earned his a B.S. in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Scranton, PA, in 1952. He continued his education at the University of Delaware and in 1957 earned a Master Degree in Chemistry. During college, Paul worked at Atlas Chemical (ICI Chemicals) as a bench chemist. Paul also earned a Master of Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1978. In 1955, he married the pretty young lady from the church choir, Marjorie Powell, and they began their married life in Westfield, NY, working for the Welch’s Grape Juice Company. After several cold winters, they relocated to New Jersey and Paul began his career in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry as a chemist for Johnson and Johnson, eventually finding his way into sales. Sales afforded him the opportunity to use his knowledge of chemistry in educating and assisting customers with formulations. Paul began working at Amerchol Corporation in 1966 in sales and left in 1980 as the Director of Sales for America and Europe. Paul and Marge then moved to Central Florida and began the second half of their lives. Paul began the Paul Posten Co., represented numerous companies to the Cosmetic Industry in Florida and Georgia. In recent years, Paul worked part-time for the Walt Disney World Co. in Once Upon a Toy shop. Paul enjoyed working with interning college students, full-time staff and engaging with the guests. Paul was an example of what is best in mankind. During his lifetime he consistently showed kindness, a sense of grace and the willingness to help those in his life; choosing to serve family and community. Paul was a Boy Scout, earning the rank of Life, volunteered with Indian Guides and the Boy Scouts of America, served in various church capacities (Deacon, Session and committees), a life member of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists and Past President of the Florida Chapter. In addition to his wife of 58 years, Paul leaves behind his three children and their families: Paul Douglas & Patti Posten and children Powell and Palmer of Stroudsburg, PA; Laurie Sepulveda and daughter, Jennifer Songer, husband Jonathan and children Collin, Alyssa and Madison of Clermont, FL; Leslie and Joe Carreiro and children Alexandria and Paul of Black Mountain, NC; a host of wonderful friends from childhood, Orlando and Clermont, Florida. A Memorial Service was held on Friday, August 1, 2014, at the First United Methodist Church of Clermont. A reception followed in the Wesley Center. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association for research: Alz.org or Alzheimer’s Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
CIRA BODDENS, 85, Winter Garden, died Friday, Aug. 15. Gail & Wynn’s Mortuary, Orlando.
ALEXANDRIA FRANSA CHERY, 16, Orlando, died July 28, Unity Memorial Funeral Home East Inc., Apopka.
BARBARA JEAN COLEMAN, 66, Ocoee, died Wednesday, Aug. 13. Robert Bryant Funeral & Cremation Chapel, Orlando.
ROBERT ALLAN GARNETT, 70, Winter Garden, died July 31. Gail & Wynn’s Mortuary, Orlando.
CARMEN GUZMAN, 91, Winter Garden, died Wednesday, Aug. 13. Funeraria San Juan, Boggy Creek Road, Kissimmee.
INDIANA HARRY, 87, Winter Garden, died Aug. 4. Marvin C. Zanders Funeral Home, Apopka.
MARGARETA JAKOBSSON, 68, Winter Garden, died Aug. 10. A Community Funeral Home & Sunset Cremations, Orlando.
CHARLES “BUTCH” JEFFERSON, 61, Ocoee, died Aug. 12. Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home, Winter Garden.
ANA JIMENEZ, 60, Winter Garden, died Aug. 9. Orlando Direct Cremation Service.
BRENDA GAIL MINOR, 47, Ocoee, died Aug. 11. Woodlawn Funeral Home, Gotha.
NANCY JEANNE NYLIN, 88, Winter Garden, died Friday, Aug. 15. Newcomer Family Funeral Home, East Orlando Chapel.
MARTIN MATA REYES, 33, Ocoee, died Aug. 1. Robert Bryant Funeral & Cremation Chapel, Orlando.
MARIA RIOS, 68, Winter Garden, died Aug. 7. Gail & Wynn’s Mortuary, Orlando.
JOSE MARRERO, 61, Winter Garden, died July 17. Gail & Wynn’s Mortuary, Orlando.