Gavin George Graupera

January 22, 2022

Gavin George Graupera, 17, of Pembroke Pines, passed away January 11, 2022. Gavin is survived by his heartbroken parents Ailil and George; sister Gia Marie; grandparents Alina and William Delgado; Jorge and Audrey Gonzalez and Graziella Graupe...

Georges Elias Ghazal

January 12, 2022

It is with great sorrow to announce that George Elias Ghazal, faithful servant of the Lord, has passed away on January 12, 2022 at the age of 70. Georges is survived by his wife Zuha Shammas Ghazal; children Elias and wife Cecilia; Najla and her...

CURLYN GRANT

January 10, 2022

We regretfully announce the passing of Curlyn Grant, 45, who passed away peacefully on January 10, 2022. Curlyn was born on May 3, 1976 on the beautiful island of St. Kitts. She was the first child of Conrad and Althea Grant. After graduating from...
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James Edward Matthews

January 8, 2022

JAMES E. MATTHEWS, 66, of Hollywood, passed away January 8, 2022. Born August 24, 1955 in Philadelphia, PA to Frank E. Matthews and Elizabeth Katsoris. A longtime employee for the City of Pembroke Pines Utilities Department, he retired in 2010. Ja...

VIOLA C. PAREJA

January 7, 2022

VIOLA C. PAREJA, 78, of Hialeah, passed away January 7, 2022. She is survived by her son Frankie (Jean) Lopez, daughter Maryann Ramos, brother Eddie Dashinsky, sister Bernice Haeflinger, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.Services are pr...

CLEMENICA CANDELARIO

January 6, 2022

CLEMENCIA CANDELARIO, 88, of Hollywood, passed away January 6, 2022. Born in Puerto Rico, she was a wonderful mother whose family was her main priority in life. Her delicious meals represented her expression of love. She was an avid Bingo player who...
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FRANCISCO DIAZ, SR.

January 4, 2022

FRANCISCO DIAZ, SR., 82, of Hollywood, passed away January 4, 2022. Originally from Puerto Rico, Francisco worked in building maintenance for the Village View Co-ops in New York City for over 39 years. He greatly enjoyed spending time with his grandc...

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JOHN F. HELLRUNG

January 2, 2022

JOHN F. HELLRUNG “JAY”, 75, of Hollywood, passed away January 2, 2022. Born in St. Louis, Missouri on August 21, 1946, he proudly served in the United States Army later becoming an air conditioning mechanic. Jay was a wonderful and devoted husban...

JULIO E. CLAVIJO

December 29, 2021

JULIO E. CLAVIJO, 39, of Hollywood, passed away December 29, 2021. Originally from Esmeraldas, Ecuador, he became a successful broker in real estate after emigrating to the United States in 2000. He is survived by his fiancé Fiorella Sanchez, two be...
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ELENA CASTELLANOS OLIVARES

December 25, 2021

Elena passed away peacefully at her home on December 25, 2021, in Davie, Florida at the age of 91. She is survived by her daughter Beatriz Trosclair, grandchildren Anthony (Calla) Trosclair, Jeremy Hyde (Roxanne), Lena Sanson (Carlos), 9 great grand...

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RAYMOND J O'BRIEN

December 23, 2021

RAYMOND J. O'BRIEN died in his home on the 23rd of December 2021 in Miramar, Florida at the age of 59 due to complications from pancreatic cancer. Ray is survived by his wife Dawn, children James (Jimmy), Caitlin (Cait) and Mackenzie (Mack), sib...

MELIDA GUZMAN

December 20, 2021

An incredible woman like no other. Born in Cali, Colombia under the Catholic church, adored and loved by her 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren, 2 sisters, a brother, other family members and friends. Went up to heaven on Monday...

SONDRA J. THOMAS

December 18, 2021

SONDRA J. THOMAS, 85, of Hollywood, passed away December 18, 2021. Born December 15, 1936 to Harry and Kathryn Hicks in Frankfort, Indiana, Sondra worked many years in the South Florida healthcare industry. She is survived by her son Dante, daughte...
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ALICE M. ARAVUORI

December 18, 2021

ALICE M. ARAVUORI, 94, of Hollywood, passed away December 18, 2021. Although legally blind, Alice served as a volunteer with Schott Communities for over 30 years, touching many lives and was loved by all who knew her. Her vision disability never hel...
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Mary E Wernersback

December 15, 2021

Mary Kehoe Wernersback; loving wife, Mother and Mimi, passed away peacefully on December 15th surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by William Wernersback, her loving husband of 54 years, her parents Gerald and Rachel Kehoe and her brother ...
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Virginia Duffin

December 11, 2021

Virginia Duffin (nee Vyleta), 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by her devoted family in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on December 11, 2021. Virginia was born in Cicero, Illinois on December 6, 1933. Virginia met and married the love of her life, Fran...

MARIA A. LEVI

December 11, 2021

MARIA ANTONIA LEVI (MARIA A. SANTOS PACHECO), 69, of Sunrise, passed away with her family by her side on December 11, 2021.Maria was originally from Bogota, Colombia and she came to the United States in 2002. Maria was a seamstress and able to creat...

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MICHAEL CAFIERO

December 10, 2021

MICHAEL CAFIERO, 96, of Hollywood, passed away December 10, 2021. Born in Bronx, New York, he proudly served in the United States Navy during World War II. Michael is survived by sons Herman (Pat) Cafiero and Charles Cafiero, daughters Theresa (Ant...
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ANA MARIA ORTIZ

December 10, 2021

ANA MARIA ORTIZ, 91, of Hallandale, passed away December 10, 2021. A gentle spirit with a steel core, she cared deeply for her family teaching kindness and benevolence through her Christian faith. An avid book reader, a great cook and a wonderful w...

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DONNIE E. HILL

December 8, 2021

DONNIE E. HILL, 60, of Hollywood, passed away December 8, 2021. A proud veteran of the United States Air Force, he is survived by his daughter Athena, brother Henry and step father Paul Ferraro.Graveside service will be at 11:00 am on Thursday, Dece...

ANA L. TAPANES

December 7, 2021

ANA L. TAPANES, 80, of Hollywood, passed away December 7, 2021. Originally from Cuba, she brought her daughters to join her husband in the United States in 1968. Ana’s family always came first in her life and she gave selflessly of her love, time...
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MARGARET ROARK CARROLL

December 1, 2021

MARGARET CARROLL, 68, of Hollywood, passed away December 1, 2021. Originally from Quebec, Canada, Margaret is survived by her husband Wayne, son Jason Miller, daughters Robin Carroll and Nancy Miller, brothers Bruce Roarke and Clyde Roarke, sister B...
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ANNA MARIE SAFI

November 30, 2021

ANA MARIE “NANCY” SCOTT SAFI of Plantation, FL, passed away with her family by her side on November 30, 2021, at the age of 69. Anna was beloved by all for her boundless selflessness, desire to educate all people and joy of helping others. S...

CHARLES T. HOFFMANN

November 30, 2021

CHARLES T. HOFFMANN, 66, of Pembroke Pines, passed away November 30, 2021. He continued his family’s legacy in the rubber stamp business that will celebrate 100 years in 2025. Charles is survived by his devoted wife Maritza, brother Donald (Carla...
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Gloria J Gibson

November 29, 2021

Gloria J. Gibson, 64, of Margate, passed away November 29, 2021. Survived by loving husband John; son Mark (Anycia); sister Marina (Kirk) Clementz and nephews Andrew and Michael. A longtime teacher at Nativity Catholic School. Memorial...