Herve Joseph Rene Lavoie

Herve Joseph Rene Lavoie

Herve Joseph Rene Lavoie, 79, of Wildwood, Florida passed away July 21, 2014 at Lance Pursell Hospice House Sumterville, Florida. He was born on May 15, 1935 in St. Pacome, Canada to Leon and Eva (Pelletier) Lavoie. Herve is survived by his wife, Rita Lavoie, Wildwood, FL, son, Michael D. Lavoie, Fountain Inn, SC, two brothers, Marc Lavoie, West … [Read more...]

William O’Donnell Hanes

William O. Hanes, 90, formerly of The Villages, passed away, Friday, July 18, 2014. William moved to Florida after retiring as Assistant Vice President from the Zolner Corporation in Fort Wayne, IN. He was a WWII Army Air Force veteran serving as a Ground School instructor. He was a Past Master at a Masonic Lodge and 32nd Degree Scottish Rite and … [Read more...]

Michael O. DePratter

Michael O. DePratter

Michael DePratter, 61, went to his Heavenly home on July 20, 2014. Michael was a son, brother, husband, father and grandfather. That was what gave him the most joy. He also loved anything to do with a large body of water; ocean, river, lake. He was the owner/operator of a successful lawn service in The Villages, MyKisa's Mow Magic, Inc. He is … [Read more...]

Marjorie Magness Brahmey

Marjorie Magness Brahmey

Marjorie Magness Brahmey,80, of Leesburg, Florida, passed away on July 22, 2014. She was born in New York City and grew up in Miami Springs, Florida. She attended the University of Florida and, while there, performed as a "Mermaid" at the Rainbow Springs Park. Her career path included modeling, hosting a TV show, construction planning, and … [Read more...]

Richard Chalkley

Richard Chalkley

Richard Chalkley, 87, of The Villages, FL, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014. Richard was born in Richmond, Virginia and lived there all his life until moving to Florida in 1985. Richard proudly served his country in WWII in the Navy. He worked for the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control for over 37 years. He was a caring and loving … [Read more...]

Hugh Carlon Bodenstine Jr.

Hugh Carlon Bodenstine, Jr. December 14, 1927 - July 20, 2014 Hugh Carlon Bodenstine, Jr., beloved husband of Loving Wife Ann, Father of Carol (Doug) Gutridge, Paul (Lindsay), Thomas (Cissy), Christopher (Erica) and Elizabeth (Gary) Schuld, Step father to Robert Arnold(Jennifer), brother to Tom Bodenstine (Mary), “Granddad” to 16 Grandchildren and … [Read more...]

Linda Mitchell

Linda Mitchell

THE VILLAGES – Linda M. Mitchell, 73, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014. She was born in Rochester, New York. She is survived by her husband Larry Mitchell of 21 years, three daughters, one son and six grandchildren. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Linda came to The Villages from Webster, NY. She enjoyed quilting, golf and … [Read more...]

Dr. Todd Philip Ginestra

Dr. Todd Philip Ginestra

Dr. Todd Philip Ginestra 47, passed away July 15, 2014 in Crystal River, Florida. He was born in Rockford, Illinois and moved to the Lady Lake area in 2011 from Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was a graduate of Boylan High School in Rockford, Illinois and he received his medical degree in 1992 from the University of Illinois and he was a Plastic … [Read more...]

Dolores May Gherardini

Dolores May Gherardini

Dolores May Gherardini Mooney, 84, of Summerfield, Florida passed away July 17, 2014 at her home. She was born on May 6, 1930 in Detroit, Michigan to Joseph and Josephine (Rudeck) Kloss. Dolores moved to Spruce Creek South from Michigan twenty one years ago. She was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church. She enjoyed playing golf and … [Read more...]

Gerald Peter Kutsop

Gerald Peter Kutsop

Gerald Peter Kutsop, 75, Leesburg, FL. passed away on July 16, 2014 at Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages, FL surrounded by his loving family and staff of Cornerstone Hospice. Mr. Kutsop was the Owner of Top Safety Products Company of Branchburg, NJ., and was a Veteran of the U.S. Army. He and his wife moved to Leesburg 10 years ago from … [Read more...]

Jean Copeland Kelly

Jean Copeland Kelly passed away July 16, 2014 at Promise Hospital of Florida. She was a native of Norfolk, Virginia, born May 29, 1928. She was the daughter of Nellie McCloud Copeland and Robert Leigh Copeland. She was a longstanding member of First Baptist Church of Norfolk and Charter Member of Brownwood Baptist Church in The Villages. Jean is … [Read more...]

Joseph Paul Bialek

Joseph Paul Bialek

Joseph Paul Bialek, 72, Leesburg, Florida passed away on July 13, 2014 in Leesburg, Florida. Mr. Bialek was born on June 7, 1942 in Passaic, New Jersey to his parents Joseph and Anna Marie Bialek. Mr. Bialek was a retired Letter Carrier for the U.S. Postal Service and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He and his wife moved to Leesburg 12 years ago from … [Read more...]

Teddy L. Patton

Teddy L. Patton

World War II and Korean War veteran retired Army Lt. Col. Teddy L. Patton died in The Villages Regional Hospital on July 7, 2014, following a brief illness. He was surrounded by loving family members and close friends. Ted was born in New Boston, Ohio, February 14, 1924, the son of Lee and Estelle Huffman Patton. He is survived by sons David, Rex, … [Read more...]

Joan R. Van Riper

Joan R. Van Riper

Joan R. Van Riper, 83, of Summerfield, Florida, passed from this life Saturday, July 12, 2014. Born in Kingston, PA she was the daughter of the late James and Abigail (Harris) Reese. Joan was a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She came to Summerfield in 1995. She worshiped at the Community United Methodist Church, Fruitland Park … [Read more...]

Charles William ‘Bill’ Winn

Charles William "Bill" Winn, 71, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at his home. He was the devoted husband of Lorna, the loving father of Jennifer and Ryan, and a devoted Grandpa who was also a great friend. A teacher, coach, and school administrator for 38 years, he made a huge impact in the lives of countless students. After retiring from … [Read more...]