Frank M. Grace

Frank Grace

Frank M. Grace age 85 passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at his residence in The Villages, Florida. Frank was born in East Providence, Rhode Island and moved to the Villages area in 1993 from Lake Wildwood, California. He was a member of St. Timothy’s Catholic Church in The Villages, and he was a Veteran of the U. S. Navy. After leaving the Navy … [Read more...]

Berta Koch

THE VILLAGES - Berta Marie Koch, 73, passed from this life Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Born in the Ukraine she immigrated to the United States in 1952. She was a secondary school teacher for several years and moved to The Villages from Chaska, MN in 2002. She was most proud of her marriage of 42 years to her husband Lyle and their family. She … [Read more...]

Hubert G. Klose

Hubert Klose

Hubert G. Klose, 85, of the Villages in Florida, formerly of Claverack, NY, passed away Monday, March 9, 2015 in Florida, surrounded by his family. Born on September 23, 1929 in the Bronx, NY, he was the son of the late Joseph and Martha (Vierhok) Klose. He was also predeceased by two brothers, Rudolph and Peter Klose. Hugh graduated from Cardinal … [Read more...]

Frank G. Albright

Frank G. Albright, 88, of Lady Lake, died Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at Leesburg Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.  He was a graduate of Hedgesville High School, Hedgesville, West Virginia. He served in the United States Navy as radio/sonar specialist aboard the submarine USS Sea Cat in the Pacific in World War II. He received his … [Read more...]

Kenneth Mearl Hay

Kenneth Mearl Hay

Kenneth Mearl Hay, 83, of The Villages, Florida, passed away, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. He had lived here since 2007 moving from Herndon, Virginia. Ken was a veteran of The Korean Conflict and then served his country in the Army Reserves for many years, ending his military career with the rank of Major. He then graduated from the University of Iowa, … [Read more...]

Terrence Lawrence Rutter

Terrence Lawrence Rutter, 85, of Summerfield, FL passed away on Monday March 23, 2015. Born and raised in the Bronx, with his four siblings, Terry Rutter was a New Yorker through and through. After graduating from Cardinal Hayes High School in 1948, he enlisted in the Navy. The USS Gyatt became home for those years and he considered the men he … [Read more...]

Norma Catherine Robissa

Norma Catherine Robissa

Norma Catherine Robissa, 90, of Leesburg, FL, went to be with the Lord on March 25, 2015. Norma was born on February 17, 1925 in New York City to her parents Michael and Marie Zorawick. Norma, formally a resident of Oyster Bay, NY moved to Leesburg, FL in 1997 from North Miami, FL. She graduated from Hunter College in New York City and then later … [Read more...]

Norton ‘Norm’ Braxton

Norton 'Norm' Braxton

Norton "Norm" Braxton, 89, passed away at his home in The Villages on Friday, March 20, 2015. Norton was born in Gardenville, FL. He served in the US Army in the European theater during WWII and then as the Economics/ Labor Relations Officer of the Nagano Military Government Team, Japan 1946-1948. His girlfriend Bette from Washington, DC joined him … [Read more...]

Margaret ‘Ann’ Morris

Margaret 'Ann' Morris

Margaret “Ann” Morris, 75, of Leesburg, FL, went to be with the Lord on March 22, 2015. Ann was born on October 18, 1939 in Birmingham, England to her parents Albert and Irene Robinson. Ann and her husband Christopher moved to Leesburg, FL in 2001 from Ypsilanti, MI. She was a Registered Nurse in Britain and worked for Dr. Barnardo’s Children’s … [Read more...]

Ella J. Strope Heintz

Ella J. Heintz

Ella J. Strope Heintz of Lake Port Square, Leesburg, FL., formerly of Inverness, Fl. Passed to the greater life March 22, 2015 at Hospice House, The Villages, FL., following a short illness. Born July 12, 1920, in Perkin, IL, to Jesse and Maude Moses Strope, she married Clifford R. Heintz in Perkin, IL, November 29, 1943, he passed June 10, 2009 in … [Read more...]

Carl Joseph Fimmano

Carl Joseph Fimmano

Carl Joseph Fimmano, 83, Leesburg, FL. passed away on March 18, 2015 at The Villages Hospice House, under the loving care of his family and staff. Carl was born July 15, 1931 in Utica, New York, to Carl and Flora Fimmano. His professional work was filled with many challenges and much travel, mainly to Japan. He worked as Director of Advanced … [Read more...]

Marguerite A. Quinn

Marguerite Quinn

Marguerite A. Quinn, 73, of Middlebury, Vermont and The Villages, FL, went to meet the Lord on Friday, March 20, 2015 at her winter home in The Villages, Florida. She was with her beloved husband John and her daughter Audrey, when she passed very peacefully as she slept. “Maggie”, as she was fondly known by friends, was the daughter of the late … [Read more...]

Phyllis Zinsky

Phyllis Zinsky passed away on February 28, 2015 at the age of 82 after a short battle with cancer. Phyllis was born as the middle child to Walter and Mary (O’Brien) McNamara on January 3, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois. She married Fred Zinsky on July 26, 1956 and raised a family in Palatine, Illinois. Phyllis and Fred retired to The Villages in 1995. … [Read more...]

Lawrence ‘Larry’ Pontier

Lawrence 'Larry' Pontier

Lawrence (Larry) Pontier, 84, of Fruitland Park died Friday, March 20 at Clare Bridge in Leesburg. He was born on July 17, 1930, in Aba, Belgian Congo, the third son of Bill and Marty Pontier. He married Helen Clifton on July 30, 1954 in Fort Worth. He grew up in Belgian Congo where his parents were missionaries. He came to the US when he was 15 … [Read more...]

Linda L. Shelton

Linda Shelton

Linda Leitenmeyer Shelton passed on March 19, 2015 at the hospice house in The Villages, FL. She was born in Weehawken, New Jersey on March 21, 1947 and graduated from Mahwah High School. Linda was a podiatry assistant at TriCounty Podiatry. Linda was preceded in death by her son Casey Shelton. She is survived by her daughter Cheri (Rob) Howard of … [Read more...]