Alfred Tyree Beck

Alfred Tyree Beck, age 84, of Summerfield, FL passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2016. He was born in Victoria, VA on December 13, 1931. Alfred served in the US Air Force where he retired after 20 years of service. After retirement he moved to Tucson, AZ and then North Carolina until moving to Summerfield, […]

Joan M. Simmons

Joan M. Simmons

Joan M. Simmons, age 82, of Summerfield, FL, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2016. She was born in Manchester, IA on October 13, 1933. She met and married Ronald D. Simmons in 1956. They made their homes first in Iowa, Washington and then retiring to Florida. Joan was an avid golfer. She loved to […]

Marguerite G. Nelson

Marguerite Gravance Nelson, 82, passed from this life on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Edward and Marguerite resided in The Villages since March of 1999. Survived by her husband, Edward A. Nelson, and four children, Edward, Joseph, Michael, Mary, spouses and five grandchildren in addition to a sister and her husband. A Mass of Resurrection will […]

John D. Aspinwall

John D. Aspinwall, age 35 of Fruitland Park, Florida, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016. John was born in Eustis, Florida on March 27, 1981. He was graduate of Leesburg High School, class of 1999. John was raised on his Nana and Papa’s farm where his love for the outdoors began. John spent many days […]

Amy Ann Verbanick

Amy Verbanick

Amy Ann Verbanick, 34, daughter of Villages Twirlers captain Ann Pelle, unexpectedly passed away into the arms of her Savior on April 27, 2016. She was born Aug. 4, 1981 to Frederick T. Crittenden and Ann A. (Michael) Pelle. On November 10, 2003, Amy married the love of her life, John Verbanick. He survives. To […]

Nancy Hou Liu

Nancy Hou Liu, age 78, of The Villages, FL, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016. She was born in China on June 12, 1937. Nancy moved to the United States at the age of 18 years to attend nursing school in Utah. She became a Registered Nurse, a profession she enjoyed until retiring in […]

Ida Rita Grova

Ida Rita Grova

Ida Grova 102, of The Villages, FL, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016. She was born in the Bronx, N.Y. and moved to Florida in 1968. Ida retired from her nursing career in 1986. She was blessed with a sharp mind, witty sense of humor and love of family throughout her lifetime. Ida’s only child, […]

Delores Erdman Sinen

Delores Erdman Sinen

Delores Erdman Sinen, a member of the community in The Villages, Florida reunited with her Lord on April 26, 2016. Born in 1930 to Michael and Lousie Erdman in Streeter, ND, Delores grew up with three sisters and a brother in Belle Fourche, SD. From her youth, she enjoyed the company of her family, singing […]

Ralph ‘Wayne’ O’Banion

Ralph 'Wayne' O'Banion

Ralph “Wayne” O’Banion, 73, the Villages, FL, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. Wayne was born in Kentucky and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio where he met his wife of 53 years, Gladys. He proudly served his country for more than 20 years as a member of the United States Air Force, retiring with […]

Sheldon Elliott Jacobson

Jacobson, Sheldon E. DMD, Col USA-Retired, died Friday, April 22, 2016 in The Villages, Fl. He was 87. Born May 9, 1928 to Charles and Minnie M. Jacobson in Norwich, CT. Dr. Jacobson was a graduate of the Norwich Free Academy and the University of CT. He earned his DMD from Tufts University School of […]

Osgood Evans ‘RED’ Griffith

Osgood Evans 'Red' Griffith

Osgood Evans “RED” Griffith, age 93, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at his home in Leesburg, Florida. Red was born in Macclenny, Florida and spent over 90 years in the Leesburg area. Red worked in Landscapes and Nursery business his entire life, and loved spending time in the outdoors. He had a few hobbies […]

Bettie L. Keenan

Bettie L. Keenan, age 92, of Summerfield, FL, passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016. She was born in Indianapolis, IN on November 23, 1923. Services and burial will take place in Greenwood, IN.

Nellie M. Inskeep

Nellie M. Inskeep, 90, of Lady Lake, FL, passed from this life Thursday, April 21, 2016. Born in Moscow, MD, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Mabel (Meyers) Metz. Nellie was a retired lab Analyst for the Celanese Corp. of Cumberland, MD. She came to this area with her late husband Joseph […]