Places

  • Apopka is also known as: Orange County / Apopka city.

  • Apopka tourist attractions include: Carroll Building.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Brandon Meriweather (american football player), James McKnight (american football player), Rogers Beckett (american football player), Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc (actor), Kyle Wilber (american football player), and Jaye Howard (american football player).

History

Apopka is often referred to as the "Indoor Foliage Capital of the World. " Apopka is located at 28°40′34″N 81°30′38″W / 28. 676075°N 81. 510618°W / 28. 676075; -81. 510618. The city is unique in that it is located in both Orange and Seminole counties, but predominantly in Orange. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 64. 6 km (24. 9 sq mi). 62. 3 km (24. 1 sq mi) of it is land and 2. 3 km (0. 89 sq mi) of it (3. 57%) is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 26,642 people, 9,562 households, and 7,171 families residing in the city. 1 inhabitants per square mile (427. 9/km²). There were 10,091 housing units at an average density of 419. 7 per square mile (162. 1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 73. 85% White, 15. 56% African American, 0. 42% Native American, 1. 89% Asian, 0. 09% Pacific...

The official website for the city of Apopka is http://www.apopka.net/.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Apopka, Florida.

Apopka Obituaries

It was revealed on September 24th, 2015 that Taissa Meleshko (Osinska) perished in Apopka, Florida.  Ms. Meleshko was 87 years old and was born in Warsaw, .  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Taissa's life.

It was written on February 13th, 2015 that Mary Marie Smith (King) perished in Apopka, Florida.  Ms. Smith was 82 years old and was born in Pine Bluff, AR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Marie's life.

It was written on September 30th, 2014 that Dean Albert Holdiman died in Apopka, Florida.  Holdiman was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dean Albert's life.

It was revealed on September 26th, 2014 that Robert Fetters perished in Apopka, Florida.  Fetters was 94 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert's life.

It was noted on August 7th, 2014 that Elizabeth A Breck (Crummett) perished in Apopka, Florida.  Ms. Breck was 48 years old and was born in Ottumwa, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth A's life.

It was noted on October 30th, 2013 that George N Jr Drass died in Apopka, Florida.  Drass was 60 years old and was born in Lewistown, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George N Jr's life.

It was noted by Orlando Sentinel on October 2nd, 2013 that Melanie Lorraine Mitchell died in Apopka, Florida.  Mitchell was 50 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Melanie Lorraine's life.

It was reported by Orlando Sentinel on September 26th, 2013 that Brenda Louise "Shortcake" Williams passed on in Apopka, Florida.  Williams was 51 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brenda Louise "Shortcake"'s life.

It was revealed by Orlando Sentinel on September 18th, 2013 that Eva Cobb Hamme died in Apopka, Florida.  Hamme was 68 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eva Cobb's life.

It was reported by Orlando Sentinel on September 11th, 2013 that John E Brock passed on in Apopka, Florida.  Brock was 70 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John E's life.

All Funeral Homes in Apopka

Allen J Harden Funeral Home

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Apopka Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185
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Highland Memory Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185
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Loomis Family Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185
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Marvin C Zanders Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185
Matthews Cremation Division
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185
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Orlando Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Apopka, WA 98185

Apopka Funeral Home News

St. Petersburg funeral home wants to be first to offer chemical cremation
Matthews Cremation president Steve Schaal, whose Apopka company will equip Anderson ... The National Association of Funeral Directors said that 56 percent of Florida's deceased were cremated in 2009. But the number is growing, and so is the environmental ...
http://www.tampabay.com/news/humaninterest/st-petersburg-funeral-home-wants-to-be-first-to-offer-chemical-cremation/1130355

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
walked around Florida A&M University's campus Tuesday as others towered ... You can still be eco-friendly in the afterlife, according to an Apopka funeral-equipment company. Matthews Cremation is touting the latest addition to green initiatives in the ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Eco-friendly bio-cremation opts for water over fire
You can still be eco-friendly in the afterlife, according to an Apopka funeral-equipment company ... The bones are removed and ground before being placed in an urn. Florida may be a good test ground. The Cremation Association of North America said in its ...
http://weblogs.sun-sentinel.com/news/specials/weirdflorida/blog/2010/11/ecofriendly_biocremation_opts.html

Eco-friendly 'bio-cremation' opts for water over fire
An Apopka company has developed a type of cremation ... with the option that is gaining traction in a number of states. The Florida Legislature passed a bill last year that allows funeral homes to provide the method to the public. Schaal said it's already ...
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/os-green-cremation-20101029,0,2085439.story

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A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Apopka Funeral Homes and funeral services in Florida
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Apopka " Florida Funeral Homes
Apopka, Florida 32703. Phone: (407) 886-3388. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home ... 886-1461. Loomis Funeral Home Inc. 420 W Main St. Apopka, Florida 32712 ...
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