MOUNTAIN, Marcel B., Marcel Mountain passed away April 15, 2013 at 80 years of age. He grew up in the citrus groves of Hernando County. He majored in agriculture at the University of Florida. He farmed citrus his entire life and worked 43 years in the forestry products industry. Marcel became a leader in every community in which he lived. He resided in Antioch, CA for 30 years where he was a member of Rotary Club, served on the local hospital board and was active in the Methodist church. Marcel was respected for his honesty and integrity, his giving and acts of kindness to others. He is survived by his devoted wife, Olene; his mother, Mrs. Agnes (Mountain) Perkins; his three children, Charles, Sandra and Thomas; 9 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings Marvin, Annette, Ollie and George. Visitation, Sunday, 4/21 from 4 - 6 p.m. in the Brooksville Chapel of Turner Funeral Homes. Memorial Service, Monday, 4/22 at 11 a.m. in Spring Lake United Methodist Church. Donations may be made to HPH hospice in lieu of flowers. Arrangements have been entrusted to Turner Funeral Homes Brooksville Chapel.

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Published in on Apr. 19, 2013