Fred Fielder

Fred Fielder

Fred William Fielder, Jr. age 83 of The Villages, FL died May 25, 2017 at Lady Lake Specialty Care. He was born July 10, 1933 in Missouri Valley, Iowa to the late Fred W. and Edna M. (Belt) Fielder, Sr. He married Sandy Sloot on August 17, 1985 at Mount of Olives Church in Mission […]

Martha ‘Betty’ Love

Martha 'Betty' Love

Martha “Betty” Love, 94, of Oxford, Florida passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017. She was born in Houston, Texas on September 6, 1922 and raised in New Orleans until she returned to Houston at the age of fourteen. Betty married Robert M. Love, III on November 29, 1941 and shortly thereafter they moved to […]

Carol Von Stetten

Carol Von Stetten

Carol Von Stetten, 75, of The Villages, Florida passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017. Carol was born in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania to the late Eva and Clarence Obitz. She was married in 1960 to her loving husband Carl and they relocated to The Villages from Toms River, New Jersey in 2002. She enjoyed swimming, […]

Alan Hughes

Alan Hughes

Alan Hughes, of The Villages, FL, passed away on May 23, 2017. A proud father, loving husband, and an excellent friend to all who knew him.  He has left us all too soon. We invite family and friends to celebrate Alan’s life on June 10th, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in The […]

Clifford James ‘Cliff’ Keegan

Clifford James 'Cliff' Keegan

Clifford James “Cliff” Keegan, 88, of Fruitland Park, FL, was born August 17, 1928 in Belleville, NJ and went to be with the Lord May 24, 2017. Cliff worked for Flav-O-Rich Dairies in North Carolina for 28 years, retiring in 1990. He lived most of his life in Greensboro, North Carolina and moved to Florida […]

Lois Emma Merritt

Lois Emma Merritt

Lois Emma Brown Stephenson Merritt, 90, Leesburg, Florida, passed away on May 20, 2017 at Lane Purcell Hospice House in Sumterville, Florida. Lois was born on June 7, 1926 in St. Cloud, Florida at the home of her parents Lillard Leon (Lynn) Brown and Eula Maude Adamson Brown. She was a longtime resident of Leesburg […]

Charles D. Best

Charles D. Best “Charlie”, age 97, of The Villages, Florida, and formerly of Johnson City, New York, passed away on May 22, 2017. Born in Versailles, New York to Ernest and Helen (Freville) Best, he was the oldest of three children and was predeceased by his two siblings, Marcelle Corah and Frank Best. Mr. Best […]

Everett Edward Foster

Everett Edward Foster

Everett Edward Foster, 77, of The Villages, FL, passed from this life on Sunday, May 21, 2017. Born in Trenton, NJ, he was the son of the late Everett Russell Foster and Edna (Drenguba) Foster. A loving and dedicated husband and family man, Everett is survived by his wife, Doris Ellen (Trankley) Foster; three children, […]

Judith Margaret Rogers

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Judith Margaret Rogers, 73, passed from this life Monday, May 22, 2017. Born in Cleveland, OH, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Julia Bauer. Judith was a registered nurse. She retired form Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH, after 22 years of service. She moved to The Villages with her late husband of […]

Dorothy E. Murch

Dorothy E. Murch

Dorothy E. Murch, 89, Tavares, FL, formerly of Fruitland Park, FL, passed away on May 21, 2017, in Lake Mary, FL. Mrs. Murch was born on April 18, 1928 in New York to her parents Joseph J. and Margaret M. Glatthaar. She was a former Secretary for the Catholic Diocese of Rockville Center in Long […]

Rudolph Alfred Martin

Lt. Col. Rudolph Alfred Martin, USAF, Rtr, 96, of Oxford, FL, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017. Mr. Martin was born August 28, 1920 in Rock Creek, OH to Fred and Johanna (Brandt) Martin. He began his military service in the Army Air Corp during WWII and also served during the Korean War retiring from […]

Charles D. Johnson

Charles D. Johnson

Charles D. Johnson, a resident of The Villages, FL, since 2004, passed away on May 18, 2017. He was a retired Vice President of, W.A. Phelps and Company, a graduate of Curtis High School, Staten Island, New York, Penn Military Prep, Chester, PA. Port Richmond High School, Staten Island, NY, and Wagner College in Staten […]

Shirley Cook

Shirley Cook, 82, of Summerfield, FL, passed away on May 15, 2017. She was born in Birmingham, Alabama and was married to the late James B. Cook. Mrs. Cook retired from the Alabama Power Company as a Requisition Administrator prior to the couple moving to Spruce Creek in 1994. A busy participant in community activities, […]