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May 4, 2023

Joe Carpenter

Joe Carpenter, 88, of Summerfield, Florida passed away April 13, 2023, at his Summerfield, Florida home. He was the husband of the late Winnifred M. Carpenter who preceded him on February 3, 2021.

Joe was born in East Liberty, Ohio, a son of the late Harlan and Elizabeth Carpenter. He and his late wife owned and operated their Appliance store (Joe’s Service Center) in Bellefontaine, Ohio for 42 years.

Joe is survived by daughters, Karen Vietto and her husband Daniel of Palm Harbor, FL and, Kandice Barr and her husband Geoff of Palm Harbor, FL and sons, Rowland “Ed” Carpenter and his wife Brenda of Bellefontaine, OH and Roger Carpenter and his wife Melinda of Port Orange, FL. He has 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

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Clifton Lee Younce

Clifton Lee Younce, 80, of Summerfield, Florida, passed away on April 22, 2023.

He was born on February 8, 1943 in Haysi, Virginia to the late Claude Cartley Younce and Nevada Edwards Younce.

He was married to the late Margaret Ann Younce on September 20, 1962 in Alexandria, Virginia.

Clifton owned and operated Younce Construction Company in Marion County for many years before retiring.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Leon Younce from Clincho, Virginia, Burnard Younce from Haysi, Virginia, Donald Younce from Haysi, Virginia, Elster Younce from Haysi, Virginia and his sister, Kathleen Counts from Mount Gilead, Ohio.

He is survived by his two children; Katrenia Horiski (married to Ron) of Ocala, Florida and Randy Younce (married to Melanie) of Belleview., Florida, his grandchildren, Olivia Younce, Nicholas Younce, Joshua Horiski and Averie Horiski. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters, Shelia Branham from Gray, Tennessee, Larry Younce from Weber City, Virginia, Richard Younce from Haysi, Virginia and Betty Sykes from Summerfield, Florida.

A church service will be held on May 13 at 4:00 at Belleview Church of Christ, 12335 SE US Highway 441, Belleview, Florida.


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