Von passed away at home on August 6, 2019 at the age of 77. She was a longtime resident of Michigan Center, MI and Lakeland, FL Von was born in Plant City, FL on December 9, 1941 to Ellen and James Adkins and will be forever remembered by her husband of 52 years Bill; sons Mitchell (Marilyn) and Morrice; daughters Jackie (Stephen) and Connie (David); four grandchildren; Ashley, Marcus, Katie and Matthew; six great grandchildren and two brothers; Jimmy Adkins of Lake Wales, FL and Bill Adkins of Tampa, FL Von enjoyed the outdoors and was happiest in the woods; hunting, fishing and four wheeling with her family and friends. She traveled extensively with Bill and her family and was always looking forward to the next adventure.
A celebration of her life and memorial picnic will take place on September 21, 2019 at John B. Sargeant Sr. Wilderness Park, 12702 N. US Highway 301, Thonotosassa, Florida 33592
From 11:00am until 5:00 pm.
Memorial donations in memory of Von can be made to
Hospice of Hernando-Pasco
6807 Rowan Rd., New Port Richey, Fl. 34653.