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Frank A. Stabile

July 22, 1938 - May 21, 2015

FRANK D. STABILE, 76, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, Port Charlotte. Frank was born July 22, 1938 in Springfield, Massachusetts to the late Dominic and Mella Stabile. He joined the U.S. Navy in 1956 and after his discharge went to work for the railroad. He was a retired railroad conductor for Metro North. Member of St. Maxmilian Kolbe...
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Irene M. Coccaro

February 17, 1927 - May 21, 2015

IRENE M. COCCARO, 88, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Bayfront Health-Port Charlotte. She was born February 17, 1927 in Jersey City, New Jersey and moved to Port Charlotte from there in 1970. She was a Roman Catholic and in later years attended the Port Charlotte United Methodist Church and the First United Methodist Church in Punta Gorda. Survived by her loving...
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Stephen Craig Miller

May 7, 1951 - May 20, 2015

Stephen Craig Miller,1stSG U.S.ARMY Ret., 64, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in the comforting care and love of his wife and family at his Port Charlotte residence. Stephen was born May 7, 1951 in Hempstead, New York to Ray and Ruth Miller. Stephen began his military career as a young man wanting to serve his country serving in the Vietnam war, and...
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Robert B. Oswald, Jr.

May 25, 1932 - May 18, 2015

Robert Oswald, 82, of Punta Gorda, Florida died on May 18, 2015 in Port Charlotte, FL. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on May 25, 1932. He graduated from Dearborn High School in 1950 and entered the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. After the war, he returned home to study at the University of Michigan where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Mathematics), Bachelor of...
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Richard "Rick" L. Goodwin

April 17, 1986 - May 15, 2015

RICHARD "RICK" L. GOODWIN, 29, of Port Charlotte, Florida who was born April 17, 1986 and raised in Hammond, Indiana, died unexpectedly Friday, May 15, 2015 in a boating accident in Charlotte Harbor along with his Uncle, Harold Goodwin, also originally from Hammond/ Highland, Indiana. Rick graduated from Morton High School in Hammond in 2004. He continued his education for Auto Tech Training...
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Hilda V. Hess

September 9, 1924 - May 13, 2015

Hilda V. Hess, 90, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at her Punta Gorda residence in the comforting care of her family. Hilda was born to the late Gilbert James and Louisa Mary Bryant on September 9, 1924 in Rochester, New York and moved to Punta Gorda from Pottstown, Pennsylvania in 1993. During World War II, Hilda supported the war effort working in the Naval Ship yards...
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Mary M. Selltitz

June 18, 1925 - May 13, 2015

Mary M. Selltitz, 89, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at The Windsor of Venice in Venice, Florida. Mary was born to John and Delia Lenane on June 18, 1925 in Astoria, New York and moved to Port Charlotte in 1988 from Bethpage, New York. Mary was a member of Port Charlotte and North Port Yacht Clubs, American Legion Post 110, Elks lodge #2153, Eagles...
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Earl J. Van Inwegen III

July 15, 1958 - May 12, 2015

Earl J. Van Inwegen III, 56, of North Port, Florida passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice House in Port Charlotte, Florida. Earl was born to the late Earl J. (Jr.) and Doris E. Van Inwegen on July 15, 1958 in Middletown, New York and moved to Port Charlotte in 1996 from Middletown. Earl worked many years with the Dobbins Company in Trussville, Alabama, and prior to his...
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Victor G. Downer

February 18, 1944 - May 12, 2015

Victor G. Downer, 71, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Victor was born to Charles and Herlene Downer on February 18, 1944 in Jamaica, West Indies and moved to Port Charlotte 28years ago from Long Island, NY. Victor enjoyed life to the fullest and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew him. ...
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Robert L. Croft

August 16, 1936 - May 9, 2015

Robert L. Croft, 82, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice in Port Charlotte. He was born August 16, 1932 in Washington, DC and moved to Punta Gorda in 1990 from Littleton, Colorado. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the US Air Force. Robert was a retired Wildlife Biologist. Member of Port Charlotte United Methodist Church, United Methodist Men...
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Dorothy R. Strout-Snethkamp

September 25, 1919 - May 8, 2015

Dorothy R. Strout-Snethkamp, 95, of North Port, Florida passed away Friday, May 8, 2015. Dorothy was born the sixth of seven children to Alfred and Blodwin Wright on September 25, 1919 in Glen Lyon, PA. Dorothy worked as an accountant for Standard Brands and Lummus Engineering in New Jersey and was very active in the Order of the Eastern Star, becoming Worthy Matron of the...
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Richard Edward Murray, Jr.

September 18, 1958 - May 8, 2015

Richard Edward Murray, Jr., 56, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Friday, May 8, 2015 in Punta Gorda as a result of a motorcycle accident. Richard was born Sept. 18, 1958 in Springfield, Massachusetts and moved to Florida in 1978.Though disable and retired from a work related injury, mere earthly forces could not deter him from the road. He loved motorcycles. He loved the unparalled freedom of...
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Theodore Ribortella, Sr.

September 29, 1932 - May 4, 2015

Theodore Ribortella, Sr., 82, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Monday, May 4, 2015 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, FL. Theodore was born to James and Letizia Ribortella on September 29, 1932 in Newark, New Jersey and moved to Punta Gorda 4 years ago from Tucson, Arizona. Theodore was a world class chef for many years before retiring to Florida. He enjoyed life...
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ELIZABETH F.M. MOFFATT

June 12, 1926 - May 4, 2015

We say goodbye to ELIZABETH F.M. MOFFATT, 88, of Punta Gorda, Florida who died Monday, May 4, 2015 surrounded by her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was born June 12, 1926 in Glasgow, Scotland and moved to Charlotte County in 1996 from New Jersey. She was a Presbyterian and a retired realtor. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Barbara...
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Bobbie "Bob" Lea Allen

June 24, 1924 - April 25, 2015

BOBBIE "BOB" LEA ALLEN, 90, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Bayfront Health-Punta Gorda. He was born June 24, 1924 in Denver, Colorado. Bob and his brother Ralph founded R & B Manufacturing Company in Michigan. He retired in 1979 and moved to Punta Gorda with his wife and built a home in Punta Gorda Isles, living there for 18 years. In 1993 they built their dream...
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Roy E. Burkholder , Jr.

January 29, 1919 - April 25, 2015

ROY E. BURKHOLDER, JR., 96, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Harbour Terrace at South Port Square, Port Charlotte, Florida. Roy was born January 29, 1919 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Roy E. and Nellie Burkholder. He moved to Punta Gorda in 1990 from Muncie, Indiana. He was retired from maintenance electrician for the Delco Remy Division of General Motors Corp. Roy...
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Violet M. Michalezka

March 19, 1927 - April 22, 2015

Violet M. Michalezka, 88, of Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 in Port Charlotte. Violet was born March 19, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to the late Ethel M. and Charles E. Kling. In her youth during World War II, Violet worked manufacturing Camouflage Netting used to hide Air Bases, Air craft and other important war materials. After the...
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Gayle B. Durham

August 30, 1937 - April 22, 2015

Gayle B. Durham, 77, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 in Port Charlotte. Gayle was born August 30, 1937 in Baltimore, Maryland. She attended Converse College in Spartanburg, S.C. and received her Associates Degree at the College of The Albemarle in North Carolina. She worked as a U.S. Air Force Civilian Administrative Assistant until retiring and moving to Punta...
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Josephine Rapisardi

March 17, 1941 - April 22, 2015

Josephine Rapisardi, 74, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at her home in Port Charlotte. Josephine was born to Victor and Carmella Emovi on March 17, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York. She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church and served as Sacristan at the Church for many years. Josephine was a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother,...
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Edmund A. Matthews

January 25, 1926 - April 20, 2015

Edmund A. Matthews, 89, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Monday, April 20, 2015 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte. Edmund was born to Cronin and Mable on January 25, 1926 in George Town, Guyana. He attended St. Georges School and St Georges Cathedral where he became an Acolyte. Edmund was a member of the Royal Palm Masonic Lodge # 512 F. & A. M. in Ft. Myers,...
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Anita M. Courtemanche

December 8, 1923 - April 17, 2015

Anita M. Courtemanche, 91, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015 in Port Charlotte. Anita was born December 8, 1923 in Quebec, Canada to the late Blanche and Henri Fauteux. Anita and her husband Lucien raised three children and lived in Enfield, Connecticut until moving to Port Charlotte in 1988. She was a member of San Antonio Catholic Church in Port Charlotte. ...
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Rita W. Perez-Montilla

August 8, 1951 - April 15, 2015

Rita W. Perez-Montilla, 63, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at her home in Port Charlotte. Rita was born August 8, 1951 in Germany. She was a loving lady who loved life to the fullest. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew her. Survivors include her husband, Luis;...
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Joy G. Valcarcel

April 22, 1937 - April 11, 2015

Joy G. Valcarcel, 77, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton, FL. Joy was born to Clifford and Jeannette Grover on April 22, 1937 in Covington, Kentucky. Joy enjoyed life and loved spending time with her family and friends. She will be forever missed by all who loved and knew her. ...
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Kurt O. Rossner

April 10, 2015

Kurt O. Rossner, the son of the late Oscar E Rossner and Elisabeth Rossner, died on April 10th 2015 at his home in Port Charlotte, Florida. Kurt had been sick for several weeks and was transferred to his home where he died in his sleep with his family by his side. Kurt was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin in 1933 as a first generation American citizen. He went to Hampton elementary school and Custer...
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Mary L. Tippins

October 22, 1941 - April 10, 2015

MARY L. TIPPINS, 73, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Friday, April 10, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice in Port Charlotte. She was born October 22, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan and moved to Port Charlotte in 1968 from Clinton, Michigan. She was a retired medical technician at Charlotte Regional Medical Center in Punta Gorda, now Bayfront Health-Punta Gorda, and a former volunteer at the Cultural Center...
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Raymond Pete Carnes II

April 3, 1959 - April 9, 2015

Raymond P. Carnes, II, 56, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Thursday, April 9, 2015. Raymond also known as Pete was born to Raymond and Helen Carnes on April 3, 1959 in Toledo, Ohio and moved to Port Charlotte in 1994 from Port St. Lucie, FL. Pete was the supervisor at Peace River Citrus Products in Arcadia, FL for many years. He enjoyed life to the fullest especially riding his...
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Agnes Richards

January 28, 1931 - April 8, 2015

Agnes Richards, 84, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Palms of Punta Gorda. Agnes was born to Melone and Cyrelia Pierre on January 28, 1931 in Grenada, West Indies. She was a Registered Nurse for many years in the United Kingdom and later practicing in Brooklyn, NY and Deltona, FL. She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. She enjoyed...
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Linda L. Calderone

November 4, 1947 - April 6, 2015

Linda L. Calderone, 67, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at her Port Charlotte home with her husband and family at her bedside. Born November 4, 1947 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to the late Edward L. and Ruth (nee – Cannon) Nuzum, Linda and her husband Phillip moved from her native Pennsylvania to Port Charlotte following an early retirement for health concerns,...
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Velta Anne Edrington

October 31, 1932 - April 5, 2015

Velta Anne Edrington, 82, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015 at Life Care Center of Punta Gorda. She was born October 31, 1932 in Decker, Indiana to the late John D. and Grace Manning and moved to Punta Gorda from California when her husband retired from the military. Velta was a widowed Air Force spouse and retired educator, teaching in public elementary schools for...
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John W. Power , Jr.

February 8, 1923 - April 4, 2015

John W. Power Jr., 92, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Jack was born to Esther and John W. Power on Feb. 8, 1923 in Arlington, MA and moved to Port Charlotte in 1999 from Long Island, NY. He graduated from Phillips Academy in Andover, MA and Yale University in New Haven, CT and served in the Navy during WWII as a radio operator...
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Ivy Louise Reid

June 11, 1912 - April 2, 2015

Ivy Louise Reid, 102, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 in Sarasota, FL. Born June 11, 1912 in Jamaica West Indies, Ivy moved to the Port Charlotte area in 1990 before taking up residence in Sarasota shortly after Hurricane Charlie in 2004. During her years in Port Charlotte she attended St. James Episcopal Church. She is survived by daughters, Veronica Pierre...
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Robert J. "Bob" Grumman

February 2, 1941 - April 2, 2015

Robert J. "Bob" Grumman, 74, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 in Port Charlotte. Born February 2, 1941 in Norwalk, Connecticut to the late Frederick W. and Evelyn F. Grumman, Bob served with the U.S. Air Force as a Medic during the Vietnam War, and also as a member of the USAF Tennis Team. A graduate of California State University, Bob moved to Charlotte County...
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Jerry Lee Bailey

April 1, 1960 - April 1, 2015

Jerry Lee Bailey, 55, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Punta Gorda. He was born April 1, 1960 in Punta Gorda. Jerry worked for the Charlotte County School Board for many years. He was a loving son, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend to many. Jerry loved the Florida Gators. Survived by his loving family, sons, Jeremy Bailey and Cory Boyd;...
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Charlene C. Corniel

August 18, 1946 - April 1, 2015

Charlene C. Corniel, 68, of North Port, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Charlene was born to William and Antoinette Carlson on August 18, 1946 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Charlene was a wonderful woman who enjoyed life to the fullest. She loved to spend time with her family and friends and especially her grandchildren. She will forever...
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Winifred Jean King

March 4, 1924 - March 28, 2015

Winifred Jean King, 91, of League City, Texas and formerly of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Texas. She was born March 4, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Port Charlotte in 1975 from Union, New Jersey. Born to Scottish parents, Elizabeth (Murray) Kelly and Charles Kelly who immigrated to the US in the early 1900's "Winnie" was raised primarily in Linden...
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Angelina Argento

March 27, 1922 - March 28, 2015

Angelina "Lee" Argento, 93, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Port Charlotte. She was born March 27, 1922 in New York and raised in Manhattan. She and husband, Tony, moved to the Bronx, NY buying their first home to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Upon retiring they settled in West Palm Beach in 1981 and Port Charlotte in 2003. They loved to go dancing and...
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Melanie K. Patrick

June 30, 1958 - March 28, 2015

Melanie K. Patrick, 56, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice Inc. in Port Charlotte. Melanie was born on June 30, 1958 in Northampton County, PA and moved to Port Charlotte in 2004 from Lehigh Acres, FL. She was a wonderful mother, daughter, sister, sister in law and friend and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew her. ...
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Charles Andrew Heekin

January 8, 1987 - March 26, 2015

Charles Andrew Heekin of Port Charlotte, Florida died March 26, 2015 at age 28. He was born and raised in Charlotte County and graduated from Port Charlotte High School in 2005. As a young man he was an avid hunter and woodsman, a Life Scout and Brotherhood Member of the Order of the Arrow. He enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he was a sniper in Recon Platoon 1-2 Stryker Cav Regiment during...
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Doris E. Van Inwegen

October 3, 1926 - March 26, 2015

Doris E. Van Inwegen, 88, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Consulate Health Care in Port Charlotte. Doris was born to Peter and Mildred Buchanan on October 3, 1926 in Middletown, New York and moved to Port Charlotte in 1988 from there. Doris was a woman who enjoyed life to the fullest and spending time with family and friends. She was a...
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Harold E. Pantall

September 21, 1925 - March 25, 2015

Harold E. Pantall, 89, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 with his family by his side in Port St. Lucie, Florida. He was born September 21, 1925 in Riceville, Pennsylvania. A veteran of U.S. Navy World War II and U.S. Marine Corps. Korean War, Harold returned to civilian life and moved to Austin, Texas, where he owned and operated a Chevrolet dealership. He...
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Clyde Charles Walton

December 1, 1954 - March 20, 2015

Clyde Charles Walton, 60, of North Port, Florida, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015 in Port Charlotte. Clyde was born December 1, 1954 in Miami, Florida to the late Robert Clyde Walton and Betty Jo nee – Humphries. Clyde was a "Jack of All Trades" who could do anything, architect, home and cabinet building, and more. A loving son, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, he was devoted...
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Virginia R. Mullins

November 14, 1948 - March 17, 2015

Virginia R. Mullins, 66, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at her home in Port Charlotte. Virginia was born November 14, 1948 in Clintwood, Virginia and moved to Port Charlotte 35 years ago from Virginia. Virginia enjoyed life to the fullest and loved to spend time with her grandchildren whom meant the world to her. She was a wonderful wife, mother,...
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Helen Vilma Csajaghy

May 19, 1915 - March 12, 2015

Helen Vilma Csajaghy, 99, of Englewood, Florida, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015 in Port Charlotte. She was born May 19, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Joseph and Vilma Csajaghy. A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, Helen managed Edward's Liquor Store in her native Chicago, until retiring to Englewood in 1985. She was Protestant. She is survived by sisters, Florence S....
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Betty A. Hess

February 18, 1935 - March 11, 2015

Betty A. Hess, 80, of North Port, Florida passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Betty was born February 18, 1935 in Milwaukee, WI and moved to North Port in 2003 from Sturgeon Bay, WI. She was an avid gardener who enjoyed her roses dearly. She loved the outdoors, fishing, country music and siamese cats. Betty was known for her...
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Bernard C. Strapp

September 13, 1925 - March 9, 2015

Bernard C. Strapp, 89, of North Port, Florida, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2015 with his wife and family by his side. Bernie was born September 13, 1925 in Akron, Ohio. A U.S. Navy veteran of both World War II and the Korean War, Bernie returned to his native Ohio and worked for the Railroad before moving to California. There he worked for Aerojet and General Telephone. Bernie and his wife...
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Joan D. Hunter

May 14, 1931 - March 9, 2015

Joan D. Hunter, 83, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away to be with her Heavenly Father Monday, March 09, 2015 at her residence. She was born May 14, 1931 to her parents Hazen and Florence (Force) Frantz in Detroit, Michigan. While living in Detroit she participated in many sports activities and then pursued her nursing degree and received her RN degree from Highland Park Hospital. She then...
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Paul S. Caliguire

November 20, 1967 - March 7, 2015

Paul S. Caliguire, 47, of Davenport, Florida passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015 at his residence in Polk County, Florida. Paul was born November 20, 1967 in Bayshore, New York. Paul worked for Disney Theme Park for numerous years. He enjoyed life to the fullest and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew him. Survivors include his parents, Deacon Tom ...
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Reba M. Merrill

December 3, 1928 - March 6, 2015

Reba Mae Merrill, 86, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2015 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte. She was born on December 3, 1928 in Noxen, Pennsylvania. Reba moved to Port Charlotte in 1978 from Binghamton, New York. Reba was a member of the Jehovah's Witnesses since 1972. She is survived by her daughter, Annette Rene Walker of Port Charlotte; a...
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Sohan Roopan Singh

June 4, 1926 - March 5, 2015

Sohan Roopan Singh of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed Thursday, March 5, 2015. He was born June 4, 1926, in Niesmes, West Bank Demerara in Guyana, to Etwaria Singh and Roopan Singh. Sohan was educated in Guyana and upon completion went to England to study law. He graduated from Middle Temple University, London as a Barristerat-Law. He met his wife Alice in London, was married, and moved back...
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Adolf Sehring

June 8, 1930 - March 4, 2015

Adolf Sehring, 84, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Adolf was born June 8, 1930 in Urupino, Russia. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1949 at the age of 19. Two years later he joined the U.S. Army and fought in the Korean War. Adolf started drawing at the age of six and over time became a renowned master realist painter and sculptor. He was the only American...
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Harold Wesley Clark

July 22, 1921 - March 4, 2015

Harold Wesley Clark, 93, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away on Wednesday evening, March 4, 2015 in Punta Gorda. He was born July 22, 1921 in San Francisco, California to the late Walter Monroe Clark and Alvina (nee – Mohr) Clark, where he lived for seventeen years. He graduated from High School and then from Technical Junior College in Industrial Chemistry, both in San Francisco. ...
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Antonio Brignoni

July 14, 1925 - March 3, 2015

Antonio Brignoni, 89, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away on March 3, 2015. A U.S. Army veteran born in Moca, Puerto Rico, he was a beloved and treasured family icon, and there was no one like him. He is survived by Estrella, his devoted wife of 58 years, and his loving children Nereida (David Antonick) of Long Island, NY, Jeanette (Ric Din) of Los Angeles, CA, and Dr. Anthony...
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Mary Colleen DuBrul

March 11, 1951 - March 1, 2015

Mary Colleen DuBrul, 63, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015 in Punta Gorda. She was born to her parents Robert and Mary (Murphy) O'Neill March 11, 1951 in Columbus, Ohio and moved to Punta Gorda nine years ago from Columbus, where she resided for over fifty years. Colleen worked for The Charlotte County Property Appraisers Office for many years. She was a loving wife,...
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Edward Lukin

August 29, 1927 - February 28, 2015

EDWARD LUKIN, 87, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Douglas T. Jacobson State Veteran's Nursing Home in Port Charlotte. Edward was born August 29, 1927 in New York, New York to the late George and Rose (Holanik) Lukin. He grew up in a Czech neighborhood on Manhattan's Eastside where he learned to speak Czech before he learned English. He joined the U.S. Marine...
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Powell A. Fraser

November 7, 1925 - February 26, 2015

Powell A. Fraser, 89, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Douglas T. Jacobson State Veterans Nursing Home in Port Charlotte. He was born November 7, 1925 in Dracut, Massachusetts and retired to Port Charlotte in June of 1988. Mr. Fraser was a retired police officer from Lowell, MA. He was the son of the late Arthur A. and Frances K. (Powell)...
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Sandra K. Harvey

January 19, 1948 - February 25, 2015

Sandra K. Harvey, 67, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Port Charlotte surrounded by her family. Born January 19, 1948 in British Guyana, Sandra and her husband Mearl J. Harvey, whom she wed in August 1970, moved to Port Charlotte in 1982 from Michigan. Sandra, a local Elementary Teacher for 32 years, attended Trinity Baptist Church in Punta Gorda...
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Elizabeth M. Broderick

November 17, 1919 - February 20, 2015

Elizabeth M. Broderick, 95, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away peacefully Friday, February 20, 2015 in Port Charlotte surrounded by her family. Born November 17, 1919 in Yonkers, New York, Elizabeth and her husband Waldron J. Broderick, whom she wed in 1939, moved to Port Charlotte in 1961 from Yorktown Heights, New York. A loving mother to six children and a retired Bank Clerk,...
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Gerald W. "Jerry" Krueger

February 22, 1927 - February 17, 2015

Gerald W. (Jerry) Krueger, 87, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice, Inc. in Port Charlotte. Jerry was born February 22, 1927 in Toledo, Ohio. He was a WWII veteran who served in the U.S. Navy. He worked for Spartan Chemical Company in Maumee, OH for 38 years before retiring in 1995. Jerry was an avid motorcycle rider and he...
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Anna M. Dallman

February 11, 1918 - February 14, 2015

Anna M. Dallman, 97, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, February 14, 2014 at Bayfront Healthcare –Port Charlotte. Anna was born February 11, 1918 in Baltimore, Maryland to the late Jacob and Phoebe Dallman. She was employed by Glen L. Martin Co. in Maryland before retiring and moving to Florida 45 years ago. She was member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. Survived by her,...
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David Sicard

March 15, 1940 - February 12, 2015

David Sicard, 74 of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away peacefully with his loving wife at his bedside on Thursday, February 12, 2015. David was born March 15, 1940 in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late John Sr. and Pauline (nee Watkins) Sicard. He also resided in Rosedale Queens before relocating to Port Charlotte in 1990 with his wife. David was the youngest of nine children preceded in death by...
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Gloria D. Weiman

August 9, 1942 - February 12, 2015

Gloria D. Weiman, 72, formerly of Baiting Hollow, New York, peacefully passed away Thursday, February 12, 2015 at her North Port, FL residence. Born August 9, 1942 in Bay Shore, Long Island New York, Gloria, a 1980 graduate of Suffolk Community College, worked for Siben & Siben Injury Law Firm in Bay Shore for 35 years until her retirement. A resident of Baiting Hollow for many years, Gloria...
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Louise Heiser Gover Sanders

October 6, 1920 - February 11, 2015

Louise Heiser Gover Sanders, 94, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 11, 2015, in Port Charlotte. She was born October 6, 1920, in Hamilton, Ohio to Arthur S. and Gladys L. Heiser. The family moved to the Chicago, Illinois area when she was in her early teens. She attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and then took a job as a dietician in Chicago, where she met her...
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Rupert E. Glen

November 26, 1915 - February 8, 2015

Rupert E. Glen, 99, of Milton, PA passed away Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Milton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Milton, PA. Rupert was born to Theophilus and Letitia Glen on November 26, 1915 in Guyana, South America. He was an educator in Guyana, and after moving to the USA in 1979, he was employed as a data analyst at Dun and Bradstreet. He was a wonderful father,...
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Arlene Wolfram

May 13, 1924 - February 7, 2015

Arlene Wolfram, died in her home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, February 7, 2015 following a brief battle with cancer. She was 90 at the time of her death. Arlene was born in Reading, Pennsylvania in 1924 where she lived until joining the Army Nurses Corp. During her term with the Army she met her future husband Kenneth Wolfram. Arlene and Ken married in 1949. Both Arlene and...
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Robert W. "Bob" Hess , Sr.

July 14, 1933 - February 5, 2015

Robert W. "Bob" Hess, Sr., 81, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Thursday, February 5, 2015 at his Punta Gorda residence in the comforting love and care of his family. Born July 14, 1933 in Philadelphia, PA, Bob joined and served with the U.S. Navy prior to and during the Vietnam War, retiring from military service in 1973. Returning to his native Pennsylvania, Bob began a 20 year career...
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Rose Picerno

June 25, 1923 - February 4, 2015

Rose Picerno, 91, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at Royal Palm Retirement Centre in Port Charlotte. Rose was born June 25, 1923 in New York, New York and moved to Port Charlotte 32 years ago from Runnemede, NJ. Rose was a kind and loving lady who enjoyed life to the fullest and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew her. ...
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Evelyn E. Barrett

July 27, 1926 - January 26, 2015

Evelyn E. Barrett, 88, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Monday, January 26, 2015 at Charlotte Harbor Healthcare of Port Charlotte. Evelyn was born to Naman and Adina Lewis on July 27, 1926 in Jamaica, West Indies and moved to Port Charlotte in 1991 from Bronx, New York. She was a wonderful woman who enjoyed life to the fullest and will be missed very much by all who loved...
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Willie Lee Byrd

September 4, 1939 - January 25, 2015

Willie Lee Byrd, 75, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at his residence in Port Charlotte. He was born September 4, 1939 in Ashville, North Carolina and moved to Port Charlotte in 2000 from Brooklyn, New York. Willie was a veteran of Vietnam, serving in the US Army and worked and retired from US Postal service in New York. He was a loving husband, father, brother...
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Elizabeth Anne Shearer

October 3, 1937 - January 20, 2015

Elizabeth Anne Shearer, 77, of Manheim, Pennsylvania, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at her Port Charlotte, Florida home. Born October 3, 1937 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Elizabeth grew up and lived in Manheim, Pennsylvania. She taught middle school in Harrisburg, PA for many years and served on the school council. Elizabeth married Michael T. Kocha in February of 2000. ...
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Joseph T. Elinsky

November 23, 1930 - January 19, 2015

Joseph T. Elinsky, 84, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Monday, January 19, 2015 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte. Joseph was born on November 23, 1930 in North Braddock, Pennsylvania (Dookers Hollow) as the youngest of eight to American born Slovak mother Mary Knapp and Father Gregory (Harry) Elinsky whom immigrated as a child from the Carpathian Mtn. region of...
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Orinda W. Kennedy

July 11, 1921 - January 11, 2015

Orinda W. Kennedy, 93, of Port Charlotte, FL, died Sunday, January 11, 2015, at Signature Health Care of Port Charlotte. Born July 11, 1921, in Evington, Virginia, she was the fourth daughter and eighth child of Leonidas A. and Lula May Wood. The family moved to Sweetwater, Tennessee, in 1923. A graduate of Sweetwater High and the University of Tennessee, Mrs. Kennedy did additional...
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Rolande Elizabeth Gaudreau

August 17, 1922 - January 9, 2015

Rolande Elizabeth Gaudreau, age 92, died Friday, January 9, 2015 in the presence of family in Port Charlotte, Florida. Rolande was born in Lewiston, Maine on August 17, 1922 to Elizabeth and Lorenzo Pelletier. On August 8, 1942 she was united in marriage to Lorenzo "Larry" Gaudreau. They shared 72 wonderful years together; he was the love of her life. While raising her four children, Rolande...
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Richard "butch" Smith

November 24, 1941 - January 3, 2015

Richard (Butch) Smith,73, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, January 3, 2015 at his residence. He was born in Jersey City, NJ, moved to Little Ferry, NJ in 1972. A truck driver by trade and a Teamster member, he was blessed to retire at the age of 48 in 1989 and moved to Port Charlotte, FL. He is preceded in death by his granddaughter Alyssa Marie, and his beloved son John. He is...
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Joseph Donald Goldberg

June 15, 1941 - January 2, 2015

JOSEPH DONALD GOLDBERG, 75, of Port Charlotte, Florida and formerly of Ocean City, NJ died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at Bayfront Health-Port Charlotte. Joseph was born July 7, 1939 in Augusta, Maine to the late Charles and Nellie Goldberg. Joe was a graduate of Atlantic City High School. He moved to Port Charlotte 10 years ago from Ocean City, but still enjoyed his summers in Ocean City. ...
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Barbara E. Coppen

June 15, 1941 - January 2, 2015

Barbara E. Coppen, 73, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away, Friday, January 2, 2015 at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. She was born to Thomas and Mary Rose Bernadette Sullivan on June 15, 1941 in Beverly, Massachusetts and moved to Port Charlotte twenty one years ago from Eliot, Maine. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, who will be missed but not forgotten. ...
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Kermit C. Kurbanali

March 18, 1942 - January 2, 2015

Kermit C. Kurbanali, 72 of Punta Gorda's Deep Creek Subdivision, passed away Friday, January 2, 2015 in Port Charlotte, Florida. Born March 18, 1942 in Trinidad, West Indies, Kermit immigrated to Long Island, New York. Following his retirement from Entenmann's Bakery, he relocated to the local area in 1999. He is survived by his wife Gloria L. Kurbanali; a son, Kermit C. Kurbanali, daughter...
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Lawrence "Larry" E. Hurley

August 11, 1925 - January 2, 2015

LAWRENCE "LARRY" E. HURLEY, 89, of North Port, Florida died Friday, January 2, 2015 at Tidwell Hospice Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Florida. He was born August 11, 1925 in Saginaw, Michigan and moved to Florida in 2001 from Groton, Connecticut. He was a retired Data Management Chief for a defense contractor.He was a Methodist and a veteran of World War II, U.S. Navy. Lawrence was a life...
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Hugo R. Llanos

June 11, 1933 - December 30, 2014

Hugo R. Llanos, 81, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Hugo was born June 11, 1933 in Columbia and moved to Port Charlotte in 1983 from Sarasota, FL. Hugo was a cable splicer with Sprint for 21 years before retiring to Florida. He was a wonderful husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend and will forever be...
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Zena R. Hiatt Burkholder

February 9, 1919 - December 27, 2014

Zena R. Hiatt Burkholder, 95, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Tidwell Hospice, Port Charlotte, Florida. She was born February 9, 1919 in Yorktown, Indiana to the late Peachie and Leonard Hawthorn. Mrs. Burkholder moved to Punta Gorda in 1981 from Muncie, Indiana. She was a member of the Port Charlotte United Methodist Church. She is survived by her loving family,...
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Abraham Emmanuel Laird

October 17, 1932 - December 25, 2014

Abraham Emmanuel Laird, 82, of Port Charlotte, FL, went home to be with the Lord on Christmas day, December 25, 2014. Abraham Emmanuel Laird was born on October 17, 1932, in the parish of St. Mary, Jamaica. Bro. Laird was the first born of Ethel Laird and Pastor Lawrence Laird. Abraham, known to many as Fredrick and Freddy, grew up in Kingston and attended St. Andrews Technical School, were...
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Roy Edward Cooper

October 11, 1931 - December 24, 2014

Roy Edward Cooper, 83, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, December 24, 2014 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, Port Charlotte. Roy was born to Frank and Gladys Cooper on October 11, 1931 in Honduras and moved to Port Charlotte in 1985 from Paterson, NJ. He was a member of Seventh Day Adventist Church of Port Charlotte. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, great...
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Anne Catherine Megenity

January 4, 1932 - December 23, 2014

Anne Catherine Megenity, 82 of Port Charlotte, Florida died Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice, Englewood, FL. Anne was born in Detroit on January 4th, 1932. She moved to Port Charlotte in 1989, and led a very active and creative life in her retirement. She played french horn in many local bands, as well as in the North Port Orchestra, alongside her beloved husband Victor. Anne...
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Lucille M. Alberga

February 27, 1913 - December 19, 2014

Lucille M. Alberga, 101, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Friday, December 19, 2014 at Bayfront Health-Port Charlotte. She was born February 27, 1913 in Jamaica and moved to Florida in 1999 from Kissimmee, Florida. Mrs. Alberga was a retired bookkeeper for a import-export business. She was a member of St. James Episcopal Church of Port Charlotte. Survived by her extended family, Alvin S....
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Shirley A. Kerley

November 15, 1924 - December 19, 2014

Shirley A. Kerley, 90, of Punta Gorda, FL, passed away peacefully Friday, December 19, 2014 in Port Charlotte, FL. Born November 15, 1924 to Norman Peterson and Beatrice L. Nevins in Muskegon, Michigan, Shirley, a graduate of Saint Jean Catholic Church in Muskegon, attended Muskegon's Junior College before entering into Muskegon's Hackley Hospital's Nursing Training Program. Eighteen months...
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George W. Baker

July 15, 1926 - December 17, 2014

George W. Baker, 88, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Tuesday, December 17, 2014 at his home in Port Charlotte. George was born July 15, 1926 in Jamaica, West Indies and moved to Port Charlotte in 1982 from Brooklyn, New York. He was an auto mechanic for Mel's Automatic Transmissions in Brooklyn, NY for many years. He was a wonderful father, brother, grandfather, great...
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Marilyn Ann Campbell

June 5, 1932 - December 17, 2014

Marilyn Ann Campbell, 82, of Fairfax, Virginia and Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, December 17th from complications from ALS. Marilyn was born June 5, 1932 in Elmira, New York, the daughter of the late Marjorie and Howard Rekers. As an infant Marilyn moved with her parents to Rochester, New York where she graduated from Irondequoit High School in 1950 and went on to graduate...
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Gerald A. Blanchard

February 17, 1939 - December 17, 2014

Gerald A. Blanchard, 75, of North Port, Florida passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014 peacefully at his home. Gerald was born to Julius and Myrtle Blanchard on February 17, 1939 in Morganza, Louisiana and moved to Southwest, FL 17 years ago from Memphis, TN. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and an avid pilot. He was owner and operator of Bay Breeze Boat Rentals in Englewood,...
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Maria "Toni" Batista

February 11, 1936 - December 16, 2014

Maria "Toni" Batista, 78, of Port Charlotte, FL, passed away on December 16, 2014 at her Port Charlotte residence. Born February 11, 1936 in Puerto Rico to the late Alfonso and Juana Colon, Toni, a longtime resident of Brentwood, L.I., New York and retired X-Ray Technician, moved with her husband Jose E. Batista, to the Port Charlotte area in 1996. She attended San Antonio Catholic Church of...
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Ryer Thomas Schermerhorn

December 16, 2014

Ryer Thomas Schermerhorn, 14, of Rotonda West, Florida died Tuesday, December 16, 2014. He was born August 30, 2000 in Lancaster, Ohio. Ryer was a student of Grand Master Derrick Maretti achieving a second degree black belt in TKD and was a Life Scout working on his Final Eagle requirements for the Boy Scouts of America Troop 100. Ryer studied piano as well as some percussion and French Horn....
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Linda Carlena Doxie

April 25, 1938 - December 15, 2014

Linda Carlena Doxie, 76 of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Monday, December 15, 2014 in Fort Myers, FL. Born April 25, 1938 in Crocketts Bluff, Arkansas, Linda, her husband Daniel their son Keith and daughter Krista moved from Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri to Port Charlotte in 1975. She worked locally for Wal-Mart until her retirement. Linda is survived by her son and daughter-in-law,...
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Ivan M. Blume

May 12, 1935 - December 15, 2014

Ivan M. Blume, 79, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Monday, December 15, 2014 at Charlotte Harbor Healthcare in Port Charlotte. Ivan was born to Frederick and Susan Blume on May 12, 1935 in Gregory, South Dakota. Ivan was a veteran who served proudly in the US Air force. He enjoyed life to the fullest and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew him. ...
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Marjorie B. McTernan

July 2, 1941 - December 12, 2014

Marjorie B. McTernan, 73, of Punta Gorda, FL, passed away peacefully Friday, December 12, 2014 in Cape Coral, FL. Born on July 2, 1941 in Summit, New Jersey to the late John J. and Alice (nee-Boyle) Bonner, Marjorie and husband James "Jim" J. McTernan moved to Punta Gorda in 2001 from Pitts Town, New Jersey shortly after 9-11. Marjorie retired from Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Company,...
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Julia M. (Casey) Coaloa

March 27, 1929 - December 12, 2014

Julia M. (Casey) Coaloa, 85 of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 in Port Charlotte. Born in New York in 1929, she moved with her family to New Jersey, where she met her devoted husband of 54 years, Andrew. The couple retired to Punta Gorda in 1994. Julia's unwavering faith, love of family and pride in her Irish heritage will be fondly remembered. Julia is...
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Charles "Chuck" White, U.S. Army Ret.

June 8, 1921 - December 12, 2014

Lieutenant Colonel Charles "Chuck" White, U.S. Army Ret., 93 died on Friday, December 12, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice House in Port Charlotte, FL. Chuck was born in Fort Bliss, Texas on June 8, 1921, the son of Master Sergeant Charles I White Sr. and Mary Jane Murray White. LTC White was a veteran of WWII (Pacific) and the Korean Conflict. After tours of duty in nine different states and four...
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Patricia Elaine Wills

November 14, 1930 - December 10, 2014

Patricia Elaine Wills, 84, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away, Wednesday December 10, 2014 in Port Charlotte. She was born November 14, 1930 to her parents Joseph and Margaret Gay in Charleroi, Pennsylvania and moved to Port Charlotte in 1990 from Monroe, Michigan. She was member of First United Methodist Church in Punta Gorda. She was a volunteer at Neil Armstrong Elementary School in...
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John T. Smith

January 29, 1968 - December 6, 2014

John T. Smith, 46, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014 to walk into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. John grew up in Little Ferry, New Jersey and graduated from Ridgefield Park High School in 1986, where he exceled in both sports and academics. He relocated to Port Charlotte in the early 90's and was a carpenter by trade. He loved animals,...
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Geri Basye

November 23, 1943 - December 4, 2014

Geri Basye, 71, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014 in Port Charlotte. She was born November 23, 1943 in Des Moines, Iowa and moved to Punta Gorda in 1989 from Boca Raton , FL. Geri spent her career in the banking industry and prior to retirement had served as the Vice President, Private Banking Manager of the SunTrust Punta Gorda Isles office. Geri had a great...
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Jeanne Ann Frost

February 28, 1932 - December 4, 2014

Jeanne Ann Frost, 82, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice Inc. in Port Charlotte. Jeanne was born to William and Ethel Frost on February 28, 1932 in Watkins Glen, New York and moved to Punta Gorda, Florida in 1979 from Sarasota, Florida. Jeanne was the Co-Founder of C.H.A.P.S. food pantry in Charlotte County and was an outstanding...
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Barbara B. Hill

February 23, 1945 - December 3, 2014

Barbara B. Hill, 69, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte. Barbara was born to Gerald and Callista Blue on February 23, 1945 in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Barbara was a Registed Nurse for many years helping people the best that she could. She was a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and...
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Robert Lee Householder

December 19, 1935 - November 30, 2014

Robert Lee Householder, 78, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Sunday, November 30, 2014 into the arms of His Lord and Savior, Jesus on November 30, 2014 following a courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. Robert was born December 19, 1935 in Steubenville, Ohio and moved to Port Charlotte in 1999 from Xenia, Ohio. He attended the First Baptist Church of Port Charlotte. Survivors...
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