Joyce Audrey Butto

Joyce Audrey Butto

Joyce Audrey Butto, 78, Leesburg, Florida, went to be with the Lord on September 25, 2016 at Leesburg Regional Medical Center, Leesburg, Florida. Mrs. Butto was born on November 19, 1937 in Reading, Pennsylvania to her parents Lester Leroy Bare and Florence Edith (Gilmer) Bare. Mrs. Butto was a former Telephone Operator retiring from Verizon […]

Chad Murphy

Chad Murphy

Chad Murphy, of The Villages, FL, passed from this life Saturday, September 24, 2016. Born in Lima, Ohio, he was the son of Denny and Jackie (Bolinger) Murphy. Chad enjoyed a successful career in the professional sales arena. He enjoyed golf, motorcycle riding and was an avid Chicago Bears and Cubs fan. Chad had an […]

Edna Montez ‘Tez’ Wade

Edna Montez 'Tez' Wade

Edna Montez (Tez) Wade, of The Villages, FL,  was called home on September 26, 2016, following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s.  Tez was born in Birmingham, Alabama, to the late Estle Homer Brooks and Lucille Brooks.  The family moved to Washington, D.C. when she was six years old, and she graduated in 1954 from Bladensburg […]

Roy F. Kordey

Roy F. Kordey

Roy F. Kordey, 83, of The Villages, Florida, passed away, Sunday, September 25, 2016 in The Villages.  He was born in Philadelphia, PA on November 25, 1932 and came to The Villages from Miramar, FL in 1993.  He was a Retired Computer Programmer for Reading Railroad in Philadelphia, PA and Coast Guard in Miami, FL. […]

Bobbye W. Evatt McCormick

Bobbye W. Evatt McCormick, 88, of Oxford, FL,  passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016. Mrs. McCormick was born October 22, 1927 in Pitts, GA to Glen O. and Ruby (Moore) Wood. She has lived in Sumter County for most of her adult life. Bobbye was a retired Sumter County Teacher and enjoyed entertaining and spending […]

Janet I. Desmarais

Janet I. Desmarais

Janet I. Desmarais, 74, of Lady Lake, FL, passed away unexpectedly on September 24, 2016 in Houlton, ME. She was born in Oil City, PA on July 6, 1942, the devoted daughter of the late William E. and Margaret J. Miller and her step mother, Jewel Miller. She was an avid reader and loved to […]

Charles E. Miller

Charles Miller

Charles E. Miller, 72, passed from this life Saturday, September 24, 2016. Born in Pemberton, WV he was the son of the late Orma and Magdalene (Holt) Miller. Charles was a graduate of the University of Maryland. He was a quality control superintendent for General Motors Corp. Broening Assembly Plant in Baltimore, MD. His career […]

Marcella Edith Tretter

Mrs. Marcella Edith Tretter, age 76, of Lady Lake, FL passed away Saturday, September 24, 2016 in Lady Lake. She was born in Buh Township, Minnesota and came to Lady Lake in 1961 from Minnesota. Mrs. Tretter was a homemaker, devoted wife, mother and loving grandmother. She loved birds, gardening, and being with her family. […]

Mary Mildred Schnurr

Mary Mildred Schnurr

Mary Mildred Schnurr, 91, passed from this life Monday, September 19, 2016. Born in Sioux City, Iowa she was the daughter of the late Washington and Helen (Edwards) Geissman. Mary was a retired Home Economist for the Northern Indiana Public Service Co., of Ft. Wayne. She and her husband of 44 years, Joseph moved to […]

Joan McGrath Proud

Joan McGrath

Joan McGrath Proud, a resident of The Villages, FL, died Friday, September 23, 2016 at Freedom Pointe Assisted Living facility. Joan previously resided in Naples, Florida, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, Atlanta, Georgia, Chicago, Illinois and Rochester, New York. Born in 1928 in Rochester, New York, Joan attended Saint Salome’s Elementary School, then later graduated from […]

James ‘Jim’ Carlton

James "Jim" Carlton

James “Jim” Carlton age 73 passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016 in The Villages. Jim was born in Richmond, Virginia and moved to the Leesburg area in 1968 from King and Queen County, Virginia. In 1993 he moved to the Weirsdale area. He was a longtime member of the Grace Baptist Church in Belleview, where […]

Howard S. Keppler

Howard S. Keppler, 87, The Villages, Florida, passed away on September 17, 2016. Howard was born on August 26, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY. He served in the United States Marine Corps and got his degree in engineering. He had a long successful career with Loral Electronics winning the President’s award in 1990. His career took him […]

Anne Kaufman

Anne Kaufman

Anne Kaufman, 100, passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Kaufman. She had lived in The Villages since 2011, moving from West Palm Beach, FL. Most of her life was spent in Marblehead, Massachusetts. She was an ardent bridge player who played every week and competed in […]