Betty L. Faust

Betty L Faust, 89, passed away on September 14, 2017. She was born November 2, 1927 in Tecumseh, MI. She graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1945 and Cleary College in 1946. She married Carl W. Faust on May 25, 1946. They lived their married life first on Holloway Rd, Britton, then their farm on Centennial Rd, Tecumseh, then to the Holloway Rd. farm. Carl preceded Betty in death on October 8, 1991. After a fall, breaking both bones in her ankle on February 2, 2015, Betty was cared for by her daughter & granddaughter & their families until falling and breaking both wrist bones & after rehab, moving to The Villas at Sunset Bay Memory Care in New Port Richey, FL..  She is survived by her daughter, Judy (Rex) Armstrong of New Port Richey, FL, granddaughter, Leigh (Evan) DeVoe of New Port Richey, great granddaughter, Jamie, great grandson, Taylor, sister-in-law,
> Julia Jewell of Glenview, IL, and many cousins, nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her grandson, Michael Sisson II on July 10, 2016, her brother, Charles Robert (Bob) Jewell in 1986, and her parents William Jewell in 1968 & Blanche Jewell Filter in 2000.  The Memorial Service will be September 27th at 11am at Grace Lutheran Church, 302 N. Maumee St, Tecumseh, MI with Pastor Philip Krieger officiating. Visitation preceding at 10:30am until the time of the service. Burial at Brookside Cemetery, Tecumseh.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, Tecumseh, MI.  Condolences may be offered to the family at

Ruth Leggio

Ruth Leggio, 95, passed away September 1, 2017. Pre-deceased by husband Anthony and daughter Susan; survived by son Michael, daughters Judy, Jo Anne, Nancy and many grands and greats.

John Randolph Miles

John Randolph Miles, 82, of New Port Richey, Florida, passed away September 2, 2017.  John is survived by his wife Karen Duffy Miles of New Port Richey, his daughter Shelly (Alan) Karan, granddaughter Amber Burton, 6 great grandchildren, and a great grandson, all of Virginia. He was predeceased by his parents Robert Gibbons and Edith Clarke Miles, brothers Robert Lee Miles and Francis J. Miles, S.J., and grandsons John and Jason Register. John graduated Mount Saint Mary’s College (1957) and Georgetown Law School (1964). He served in the US Marine Corps 1957-1960. His law career spanned 24 years before he retired from O’Malley, Miles, Nylen and Gilmore in 1992. John’s dedication to his Faith led him to active participation in various ministries in his last two church parishes and interest in men’s retreats at the Loyola Retreat House. Friends are welcome to remember John in a manner of their choice or by a gift to Men’s Retreats, Loyola Retreat House, P. O. Box 9, Faulkner, MD 20632. Interment private. A Mass and celebration of life will be held at a future date in Maryland.


James Reid Craig Campbell

James Reid Craig Campbell, 70, passed away on August 22, 2017 in New Port Richey, FL.  Born in Chicago, Illinois, he graduated from Sarasota High School in 1964, and Stetson Law School in 1975.  He practiced criminal defense and family law for more than 40 years.  Jim lived a vibrant life embracing a love of knowledge, travel, and social justice.


Survivors include daughter Marjorie Campbell Stickel; son James Reid Craig Campbell II; granddaughters Eila Rose Stickel and Layla Sunshine Campbell; as well as a step-daughter from a prior marriage DebbieLee Marie Dougherty.  Preceded in death by mother Marjory Craig Campbell; father Heber Hale Campbell; and a stepson from a prior marriage, Raymond Anthony Smith.


Loved ones are invited to celebrate his life at a memorial service on Saturday, September 16th at 11:30 am at Faith United Methodist Church, Hudson FL, 34669.  Ashes will be scattered during a private ceremony in Sarasota, FL.

Connie Sue Bailey Perdue

PERDUE, Connie Sue Bailey 82, of New Port Richey, peacefully passed Aug. 24, 2017. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Kaaren Perdue Clark and her husband, Connie Mac Perdue.  She is survived by her son, Jeffrey and spouse, Karen Perdue; daughter, JoBeth and spouse, Jay Marano; grandchildren Cooper, Cassidy, Camille, Caylonna Perdue and Noah and Luke Marano; and great grandchild Chloe Perdue. Beloved wife, mother, sister, friend, teacher, mentor and minister, who loved our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She will be missed dearly by all who had the honor of knowing her. “Roll Tide – Go Rays”. In lieu of flowers, please send only living plants, or make a donation to Building Fund, First Baptist Church of New Port Richey, in her name. Visitation Monday, August 28, from, 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Faupel Funeral Home, 7524 Ridge Rd., Port Richey. Service will be held Tuesday, August 29, 11:00 am at First Baptist Church of New Port Richey. Faupel Funeral Home 727-849-9964.

Schuyler Townsend Brown

Schuyler Townsend Brown or “SKY”, 86 of New Port Richey entered into eternal life Saturday August 19 in the comfort of his home.  His devoted wife of 60 years Kathleen was at his side.  Schuyler was born in Albany, New York and resided in Hampton Manor, New York.  He was the son of the late Leonard Brown of New Port Richey and Alice Brown.  Sky was the father of two devoted sons, Leonard Brown of New Port Richey and William David, deceased.  He had two special grandchildren Sasha Marie Brown and Ryan Reed Brown, both deceased.  His only brother David Brown is also deceased.  He leaves behind a loving daughter in law Debby Brown; sister in law Louise Fryer; Niece Anna Zaczynski, all of New Port Richey.  Also a nephew Garth Conklin and Angie (considered as immediate family).  Out of state dear sisters in law Josephine Roberts, deceased and Virginia Fryer, deceased.  Also he leaves behind sister and brother in law Martha and Fred Endres of Rensselaer, New York.  He was an uncle to Tom and Tina Carhart of Englewood, Florida and David and Deborah Brown of Selkirk, New York and John and Sue Conklin of Troy, New York.  Sky also leaves behind many great nieces and nephews and wonderful, wonderful friends.

Brownie lived an adventurous life, excelling in motorcycles, archery, scuba diving and hunting.  Sky served his country as a soldier in the US Army.  He was a long time member of the Operating Engineers Locals 6 and 9.  He lived 30 years in Colordao Springs, Colorado where he was an instructor at Pikes Peak Community College.  Sky once owned his own restaurant and prided himself at being a connoisseur.

Brownie lived life to the fullest and thanked God everyday for his many blessing.  He was a convert to Catholicism and his mass will be held at St. James Catholic Church at 8400 Monarch Dr. in Port Richey on Thursday August 24, 2017 at 10:30 am.  preceded by a short viewing at 8:30am at Faupel Funeral Home.  His wish was to be cremated.

Schuyler was a good man, wonderful husband and father.  You were so very loved, goodbye dear Brownie.