Russ Ramer

Russ Ramer

Russ Ramer, 86, of The Villages, Florida, passed away in the comfort of his home on Thursday, January 19, 2017. He was born in Indiana and raised his family in the Fort Wayne area. Russ was a proud veteran of the United States Navy. He was a competitive golfer, inline skater and enjoyed the open […]

Manfred W. Juraschek

Manfred W. Juraschek

Manfred W. Juraschek was born January 30, 1936 in Breslau, Germany. He immigrated to Montreal, Canada in the early 1950’s and later to Texas. Shortly after his arrival in the US, Manfred enlisted in the US Navy, where he proudly served as a Seabee and attained the rank of E5. Following his Honorable Discharge from […]

Stanley L. Sekulow

Stanley L. Sekulow, 82, of The Villages, FL, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife, Natalie Sekulow of Atlanta; his parents, Samuel and Esther Sekulow of Brooklyn, NY; and his sisters, Miriam Schalman of Florida and Charlotte Streifer of New York. Mr. Sekulow is survived by his wife, […]

Thomas ‘Tommy’ C. Gorman Sr.

Thomas C. 'Tommy' Gorman

Thomas “Tommy” C. Gorman Sr., 72, of The Villages, FL, passed on Thursday, January 5, 2017 after a heroic and hard fought battle with lung cancer.  He leaves behind his cherished wife of 16 years, Pegi Wieland Gorman; beloved children, Thomas Charles Gorman, Jr., Tammy Lee Gorman (Steve) Mayer, Colby Hooper (stepson) and adored granddaughter […]

Betty M. King

Betty M. King

Betty M. King, 94, of Leesburg, FL, passed away Tuesday, January 17. 2017. Mrs. King was born May 26, 1922 in Akron, OH to Fred Leslie and Clara Theresa (Schlereth) Minter. She moved to this area in the 1950’s. Betty was a homemaker and enjoyed doing crossword puzzles. She is survived by her son, Tim […]

Edward Lynn Stafford

Edward Lynn Stafford

Edward Lynn Stafford, 76, of The Villages, FL, went to be with our Lord and Savior on January 12, 2017. Ed was born in Cherry Valley, Arkansas, and grew up in Wynne, Arkansas. Ed lived in Washington, DC, and Tallahassee, FL, before moving to The Villages, Florida, in 2012. He was a member of Village […]

Diane Marie Murray

Diane Marie Murray

Diane Marie Murray, 59, of Portumna, Ireland, passed away January 15, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Summerfield, Florida. Diane was born on April 5, 1957 in Bangor, Maine a daughter of Arthur and Florence Briggs of Summerfield, FL. She has worked as Director of Development for Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport, Maine, as a […]

Charles A. Black

Charles A. Black

Charles A. Black, 90, of Summerfield, FL, passed from this life to return to his heavenly home on January 13, 2017. His devotion to his family and his firm belief in the Lord supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace. He was born in the Bronx, NY. Charles served his country with […]

George H. Johnson Jr.

George H. Johnson Jr.

George H. Johnson, Jr., 82, of The Villages, FL, passed from this life Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Born in Manchester, NH he was the son of the late George and Alice (Gage) Johnson. George was a graduate of the University of New Hampshire. He was an electrical and mechanical engineer. He worked in the defense […]

Ann Mary Luetje

Ann Mary Luetje

Ann Mary Luetje, 78, of Summerfield FL, passed away on Monday, January 9 2017 under the care of Hospice at the Hampton Manor of Belleview, FL. She was the wife of James Luetje for 54 years. Born in Portland ME she was the daughter of the late Bertha and John MacWilliam. Ann was a Registered […]

Adelia K. Birdseye

Adelia K. Birdseye, 89, of Lady Lake, FL, passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at Lady Lake, FL. She was born on September 25, 1927 in Myers, NY to Ignatius and Eleonnora Kowalski. Adelia was a WWII Veteran of the United States Navy. She worked at a Telephone Company in Ithaca and Syracuse, New […]

Carolyn Lavern Lord

Carolyn Lavern Lord

In the early morning hours of December 26, 2016, Carolyn Lavern Lord, of The Villages, FL, passed away peacefully after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Carolyn was comforted by family on Christmas day and was being attended by familiar staff members at Avanté of Leesburg Skilled Nursing Center at the time of her death. […]

Taylor Ann Schell

Taylor Ann Fentress Schell

Taylor Ann Schell, age 21 passed away Thursday, January 13, 2017 at her home in Lady Lake, Florida. Taylor was born in Williamsville, New York and moved to the Lady Lake area in 2015 from Simpsonville, South Carolina. Taylor was a member of the Heritage Community Church in Fruitland Park, Florida. Those closest to her […]