Serene W. “Spike” Parrish

Serene W. “Spike” Parrish, 94, Lady Lake, FL passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014. He was born in Pentwater, Michigan and moved to Lady Lake in 2011 from Maryland. He was a member of the Chapel of Christian Faith in The Villages and loved theatre, especially community theatre. He was preceded in death by his son Donald A. Parrish in 2012. … [Read more...]

Rachel Neubert Alster

Rachel Neubert Alster, 80, passed away on April 17, 2014. She was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on November 9, 1933. Rachel participated in one of the noblest professions which was motherhood and successfully raised three children. She moved to The Villages from Sevier County, Tennessee in 1994. Rachel was of the protestant faith and was a member … [Read more...]

Leonard “Bob” Richard, Jr.

Leonard Richard, Jr.

SUMMERFIELD – Leonard (Bob) R. Richard, Jr., 69, went to be with the Lord Thursday, April 17, 2014. Born in Princeton, WV he is the son of Leonard R. and Hazel V. (Underwood) Richard. Bob was a procurement executive for Norfolk Southern Corp. retiring after 33 years of service. Bob attended the First Assembly of God, Ocala, FL. He enjoyed listening … [Read more...]

Eleanor G. Barrick

Eleanor G. Barrick, 90, Oxford, FL passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. She was born in Buffalo, NY and moved to Lady Lake in 1987 from Hendersonville, NC. Eleanor initially lived in Blue Parrot Park, then lived in Water Oak, and last summer moved to Steeplechase in Oxford. She was a member of Community United Methodist Church in Fruitland … [Read more...]

Alfred Joseph ‘Joe’ Loda Jr.

Alfred Joseph "Joe" Loda Jr. passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in The Villages, FL. Joe was born August 2, 1939 in Washington, DC to the late Anne and Alfred Loda of Bethesda, Maryland. He graduated from St. John's College High School in Washington, DC and attended Notre Dame University. He served in the Navy and was owner/operator of a DC area … [Read more...]

Ruth E. Haak

Ruth E. Haak, age 76, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the home her daughter, Susan Peters in Shohola, P. Ruth was born May 1, 1937 in Bethlehem, PA, the daughter of the late Alvin H. and Florence Brown Dreisbach. Ruth was a retired elementary school teacher with the Minisink Valley School District. She was predeceased by her husband, … [Read more...]

John M. Riccio Jr.

John M. Riccio, Jr., of Lady Lake, Florida, joined Christ our Savior on Sunday, April 13, 2014. He was 86 years old. John was born on Staten Island, New York on May 16, 1927. He was the son of John M. Riccio, Sr. and Marie K. Conner both of Newark, New Jersey. In his early youth, he lived in Newark, NJ prior to moving to Bellville NJ. He married … [Read more...]

Donald Leroy Foreman

Donald Foreman

Donald Leroy Foreman age 93, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Leesburg, Florida. He was born in Vancouver, Washington and moved to the Leesburg area in 2002 from the Oakland/San Francisco Bay area where he had lived for over 22 years. He was a Navy Carrier Pilot during World War II and the Korean War and he also served as a backup pilot for … [Read more...]

Donald Robert Johnson

Donald Robert Johnson, 78, of The Villages passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Mr. Johnson was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and moved to The Villages from North Carolina in 1997. Donald proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Don retired from Norton Company in 1995, after 36 years of service as a regional distribution … [Read more...]

Dennis Joseph Jeffrey

Dennis Joseph Jeffrey

Major Dennis Joseph Jeffrey, USA Ret. was born on August 13, 1949 and as a Christian began his dance with the angels on April 12, 2014 at the age of 64. He was preceded in death by his parents Herbert and Dorothy Jeffrey, his sons David Jeffrey and Daryl Jeffrey and his wife Joan Jeffrey. Dennis spent his life in military service, first as the son … [Read more...]

Jacquelyn Hoch

Mrs. Jacquelyn J. Hoch, 61, of Umatilla, FL passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at The Villages Hospice House. She was born in Owosso, Mi and worked as the Deli Manager at Publix locally. Mrs. Hoch is survived by her daughter, Cristy Hoch; son, B.J. Hoch; son-in-law, Joshua Scott, daughter-in-law, Lisa Hoch, 2 grandchildren, Kelsey and Kaden … [Read more...]

Katherine “Kitty” R. Buckley

Katherine Buckley

Katherine “Kitty” R. Buckley, age 87, of The Villages Passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014 in The Villages. She was born in Melrose, Massachusetts and moved to The Villages in 1992 from Reading, Massachusetts. Mrs. Buckley was a retired Bookkeeper InsuTab Plastic Company and a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church, Lady Lake, FL. She Loved Dancing, … [Read more...]

Anne Hansen

Anne Hansen

Anne E. Hansen, at the age of 80, The Villages, FL passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 9, 2014. Born in New York, New York, she was the daughter of John & Anne Horrigan. Anne and Robert were married in 1985 and retired to The Villages in 1995 from New Jersey. She and Robert had a love that was a special devotion to each other that will … [Read more...]

Duain W. Vierow

Duain Vierow

Our beloved Pastor Duain W. Vierow joined his Father in heaven on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. He passed at Shand's Emergency Center in Gainesville, Florida from a dissecting aortic aneurism. Duain was born on January 25, 1935 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Duain earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1957; Masters … [Read more...]

Carole Ann Bellis

Carole Ann Bellis of Cornwall-On-Hudson and The Villages, FL entered into rest suddenly on March 21, 2014 in The Villages Regional Hospital in Florida, She was 72 years old. The daughter of late Warren H. and Marion King Bellis, Carole was born on September 9, 1941 in Newburgh, NY. She graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1959 and Hartwick … [Read more...]