Francis ‘Frank’ Lavin, Sr.

Francis 'Frank' Lavin, Sr.

The family of Frank Lavin Sr., who passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, of Lady Lake, Florida, leaves behind his wife Sheila, 3 sons and 6 daughters, many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Come join us for a gathering at Beyer’s Funeral Home Chapel in Lady Lake, Florida on Tuesday October 28, 2014 between 2:00 and 5:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

Henry H. Smith

Henry H. Smith

Henry H. Smith, 81, of The Villages, Florida passed away on August 10, 2014. He was born on September 2, 1932 in Yakima, Washington to Mary and Howard Smith. Henry was a veteran of the U.S .Army who served in Korea from 1950-1953. Afterwards, he moved to Chicago, Illinois and worked for International Harvester/Navistar for 32 years. Henry and his … [Read more...]

Mary Frank (Fry) Casey

Mary Frank Casey

Mary Frank (Fry) Casey, 70, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on Sept 18, 2014. She was born in El Paso, Texas (daughter of Frank and Ruby Fry). She was raised on the William Randolph Hearst Ranch, just outside Chihuahua, Mexico. She spent her school age years at the Laretto boarding school in El Paso, returning to the ranch … [Read more...]

David Lee Day

David Lee Day

David Lee Day passed away at his home in Summerfield on Friday, October 17, 2014 at the age of 77. David is predeceased by his parents, Edgar and Agnes Day, and his brother, Owen Jr, and his sister Carol Rose. David is survived by his loving wife Sue of 51 years, 4 daughters, 3 son-in-laws, 4 grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. The Funeral Mass … [Read more...]

Campbell ‘Bill’ W. Bailey

Campbell 'Bill' W. Bailey

Campbell W. "Bill" Bailey, The Villages, FL passed away October 14, 2014. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland on February 26, 1933 and was raised in Miami, FL. While working at Eastern Airlines in 1962 he met his wife Barbara, and together went on to establish a travel business which they operated for 25 years while raising a family in Parsippany, NJ. … [Read more...]

Alice Rosalie Snedden

Baby Alice Rosalie Snedden, of Leesburg, FL passed peacefully in the arms of her loving parents on October 18, 2014. Alice was born on October 18, 2014 at 4:26AM and went to be with the Lord at 9:02AM the same day. During her five short hours here on Earth she touched many lives and was loved deeply by her family and friends. Alice Rosalie Snedden … [Read more...]

Lana Marie Becraft

Lana Marie Becraft

Lana Marie Becraft, of Summerfield, FL, passed away on October 16, 2014 at the age of 68. Mrs. Becraft was born in Uniontown, PA, lived in MD from 1964 to 1989 and FL thereafter. She was of the Christian faith. She was known for her beautiful smile and pleasant disposition. She had been a secretary for many years. She did many crafts including … [Read more...]

Dorothy (Dottie) Erlinger

Dorothy (Dottie) Erlinger, 93, of The Villages, Florida, died September 28, 2014. Mrs. Erlinger was born in Belleville IL and moved to the Villages from Chippewa Falls, WI in 1988. She was an avid golfer, bowler, tennis and bridge player. She was a member of the Villages Singles Club and St. Timothy's Catholic Church. She was predeceased by her … [Read more...]

Sylvia L. Atkins-Castelli

Sylvia L. Atkins-Castelli

Sylvia L. Atkins-Castelli, 87, Leesburg, Florida, passed away on October 17, 2014 at her residence under the loving care of her family and staff of Cornerstone Hospice. Mrs. Atkins-Castelli was born on September 14, 1927 in Holopaw, Florida to her parents Sherwood and Edna Pridgon. She was a former Teacher for Life Streams of Florida and instructed … [Read more...]

Alfred Antonio ‘Fred’ Cavallaro

Fred Cavallaro

Alfred “Fred” Antonio Cavallaro III passed away unexpectedly on October 16, 2014. Born in Dearborn, Michigan, raised and lived in the Phoenix-Fulton, NY area for most of his life, and retired to Central, FL where he resided at Water Oak and Spruce Creek for the past 12 years. He also had a summer camp in Cape Vincent, 1000 Islands, NY. He was an … [Read more...]

Bob Burdick

Bob Burdick

Bob Burdick, 80, passed from this life Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Bob and his wife, Palma moved to The Villages in 2000 from Chicago, Illinois. Bob had been the owner of Special Service Company for many years in Chicago. Bob loved to play golf and play cards on the computer. He was preceded in death by his son, Donald Burdick. Bob is survived by … [Read more...]

Mary Longo Trulli

Mary Longo Trulli

Mary Longo Trulli, 95, passed from this life, Thursday, October 16, 2014. Mary was born in Pittsburgh, PA, one of eleven children of the late Raffael Longo and Amelia LaVecchia. She married Peter Trulli in 1937, who predeceases her. Mary was also preceded in death by her daughter, Catherine Trulli Pisacrita. She is survived by 3 children, … [Read more...]

Grace Marion ‘Dolly’ Robinson

Grace Marion “Dolly” Robinson, 76, of Summerfield, went to be with the Lord Thursday, October 16, 2014. Ms. Robinson was born October 21, 1937 in S. Canaan, PA. She moved to this area in the mid 1950’s. She was a caregiver and a member of the First Baptist Church of Summerfield. She was involved in many church functions and ministries and enjoyed … [Read more...]

Barbara Arlene Mayoras

Barbara Arlene Mayoras (Daly), age 74, of The Villages, FL passed away Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Barbara was born in Huntsville, Alabama on April 23, 1940. Barbara graduated from Danville High School, Danville, IL. She was married to Richard Mayoras for 54 years. They are the parents of daughters Kelly (Neal) Blacker of NY, Kathy (Brad) Emmert … [Read more...]

Richard C. Lambrecht

Richard C. Lambrecht

Richard C. Lambrecht, 70, of The Villages, Florida, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014. Born in Jamaica, NY he was the son of the late Charles and Margaret (Jamieson) Lambrecht. He graduated from Lafayette College in 1965 and then received his MBA from University of Rochester. Richard was a retired financial analyst for IBM, Westchester, NY. He … [Read more...]