McDonald, Andrew, age 57, of Spring Hill, Florida, passed away unexpectedly at his home on January 7, 2023. He was born in Birmingham, England, on July 27, 1965, to Wilbert and Sarah McDonald. He attended St. Mary’s Primary School, then Hartfield Crescent Secondary School in Acocks Green, Birmingham. At age 15, Andrew moved to America, where he continued his education. After graduating high school, Andrew went on to study automotive at Porter & Chester in Connecticut and worked as an automotive mechanic until his passing. Andrew was predeceased by his father, Wilbert McDonald, and step-father, Edgar Young. He leaves behind his mother: Sarah Young of Spring Hill, Florida; daughter: Keyona Bradshaw; brothers: Errol McDonald of Spring Hill, Florida; Carlton McCalla (Annmarie) of Middletown, Connecticut; Gerard McDonald (Janet) of Plymouth, Connecticut; Wayne Young of Spring Hill, Florida; sisters: Beverly James and Fay McDonald-O’Neil-Tomkowit (Richard) all of Spring Hill, Florida; two granddaughters: Reianna and Essence of Meriden, Connecticut; many loving uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews and two great-great-nieces. Also, dear friends Ernie and Renee Therrien. Visitation will be from 11:00 am-12:00 pm, Saturday, January 28, 2023, at Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel, where services will begin at 12:00pm.
Dawn Louise Allen, 63, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2023.Born in Medford, MA, she was the daughter of Charles Asdot of FL and the late Blanche Neumeyer Asdot. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Richard Edward Allen; son, Eric Lee Allen; and a brother, Derek Asdot. Mrs. Allen loved all animals and enjoyed spending many hours watching birds and crocheting.In addition to her father, Dawn is survived by her son, Rich Allen and his husband, Pat of Clyde, NC; three brothers, Brian McDonald, and Michael McDonald, both of FL, and Kevin McDonald of NC; and a sister, Tracey Gaver of FL. She is also survived by her dog, Lola and bird, Roxie, who she loved very much.Mrs. Allen’s wishes were to have no formal services.In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Appalachian Animal Rescue, PO Box 81; Franklin, NC 28744.Online condolences can be made at www.maconfuneralhome.com.Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Yore, Frank Joseph III, passed away on Tues-day, January 17, 2023. Src; Brewer
Damon, Corine Mary, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. Src; Brewer
Rodefer, Lyle O. II, of Brooksville, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. He was a United States Army Veteran. Lyle is survived by his wife, Cynthia; daughters: Shannon, Vanessa, Erica, and Kathrine; and 9 grandchildren. Src; Downing
Nicholson, Frank Thomas, age 55, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. He was preceded in death by his father Walter in 2004. He is sur-vived by his wife Martha; and children: Lexis and McKie. Src; Pinecrest
Gustas, Esther Lucille, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. Src; Turner
Nocella, Bernard A., passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. Src; Turner
Woynowski, William “Bill” Frank, passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2023. Src; Brewer
Mohler, Dolores M., of Weeki Wachee, passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2023. Dolores is survived by her children: James, Michael, Mark, Donna; 9 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. Src; Downing
Curtis, Amy, passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2023. Src; Turner
Schaner, Katherine, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023. Src; Turner
Pallone, Charlotte Rosalie, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023. Src; Turner
Lugo, Olga, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023. Src; Turner
Butkus, Randolph, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2023. Src; Brewer