The following obit is here with permission of the Bradford County Telegraph, in Bradford County, Fla.
GAINESVILLE-Stephen George "S.G." Denmark Sr., 83, of Gainesville died Saturday, May 11, 2002, at North Florida Rehabilitation and Specialty Care Center following an extended illness.
Born in Bradford County, Mr. Denmark was a lifelong resident of Bradford County before moving to Gainesville two years ago. He was owner/operator of Denmark Furniture and served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Starke, the American Legion Post #56 and Bradford Lodge #35 F&AM for more than 60 years.
Mr. Denmark is survived by: his wife Ernestine M. Denmark of Gainesville; a daughter Joyce Denmark Sanderson of Gainesville; a son Stephen G. Denmark Jr. of Kingsley Lake; a sister Lucile Purdy of Lake City; a brother Dr. J.E. Denmark of Starke; three grandchildren, Stephen G. Denmark III of Kingsley Lake, Stephanie Sanderson of Richmond, Va. and Joe Sanderson of Gainesville.
Funeral services for Mr. Denmark were May 15, 2002 in the First United Methodist Church in Starke with the Rev. Jerry Carris and the Rev. Dan Johnson conducting the services. Interment was in Crosby Lake Cemetery in Starke under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Starke.
Note: I am of no relation, but my sympathies go out to those of you who are. This is here as a lasting memorial for Mr. Denmark.