Vesta Mary Ford

Vesta Mary Ford

Vesta Mary Ford, age 93, of Leesburg, FL, passed away on May 20, 2017 at the South Campus Rehab Center. Vesta was born in 1924 in Paradis, LA to her parents Joseph A. and Clamelia Ayo. She was a dedicated wife and mother and her family was her main focus. She was an active member […]

Eugene T. Sullivan

Eugene T. Sullivan

Eugene T. Sullivan, 90, of Weirsdale, FL, a longtime resident of Fruitland Park, passed away on May 19, 2017. He was born in Brooklyn, NY to the late Thomas G. Sullivan and Edna (Miller) Sullivan. Gene retired from the US Postal Service after a long career. He served his country proudly in the United States […]

Joyce Mae Johns

Joyce Mae Johns, age 80, The Villages, FL, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Joyce was a graduate of Elyria High School, before attending Baldwin-Wallace College, where she was a member of the Phi Mu sorority and graduated with a degree in education. She taught elementary school and remedial reading for over 25 years […]

Edward John Thompson Jr.

Edward John Thompson Jr.

Loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, Edward “Jack” Thompson, 83, of The Villages, FL, passed away on May 14, 2017. Born May 11, 1934, in Bryn Mahr, PA, attended high school in Henniker and Warner, NH and graduated from University of New Hamphshire in 1956. After serving in the U.S. Army, Ed pursued a career […]

Leon Burnett

Leon Burnett, 72, of The Villages, FL, passed away on May 18, 2017. He was born on Feb. 14, 1945 in Saxton, MO. He leaves behind his wife of 51 years, Edith. Leon was predeceased by sons, Terry and Tim and daughter, Tonia (Sissy). Funeral services, at a time to be announced, will be conducted […]

Bill Irwin Jr.

Bill Irwin Jr.

Bill Irwin, Jr., age 82, of The Villages, FL, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. He was born in East Liverpool, OH, on March 16, 1935. Bill served in the US Army. During his life Bill worked as a Refractory Salesman. His favorite hobby was golfing. Bill’s family were founding members of East Liverpool, […]

William Gregory ‘Bill’ Bottcher

William Gregory “Bill” Bottcher of Summerfield, FL, passed away May 15, 2017 after a battle with brain cancer. He was 53. Bill was born on June 7, 1963, in Chicago, Illinois. He attended St. Jerome School through the 7th grade, after which the Bottcher family relocated to Palm Beach County in 1976. A year later […]

Loren Joseph Miller

Loren Joseph Miller, 92, died on Friday, May 12 in Leesburg, FL. He is survived by his loving wife and best friend Willi, Lila Miller and his three children, James Loren, Thomas John, and Barbara Jo Miller, Jim’s wife Donna and his two sons Andrew and William, Tom’s wife Florey and their daughter Haven, and […]

Ralph Eugene Glomb

Mr. Ralph Eugene Glomb, 69, of Leesburg, FL, passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. He was born in Richmond, Indiana. He was a supervisor at Sundor Brands. He enjoyed raising animals. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years: Theresa Glomb, Leesburg, FL; mother: Louise Burgio, Fruitland Park, FL; daughter: Wendy (Matt) […]

Margaret Bruno

Margaret Bruno

Margaret E. (McGrath) Bruno, 70, of The Villages, Florida, and formerly of Medford, MA, and York, ME passed away at Leesburg Hospital after a sudden illness on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Margaret was born in Malden Massachusetts November 14, 1946 to Allen and Mildred (Ross) McGrath. She grew up in Malden and later married Domenic […]

Henry Martin ‘Hank’ DeVries

Henry Martin 'Hank' DeVries

Henry “Big Hank” DeVries, 76, The Villages, FL, passed into our Lord’s arms May 13, 2017, surrounded by family and friends. Hank was born April 7, 1941, in Evergreen Park, IL. He is preceded in death by his parents, Henry & Henrietta DeVries, his sister Floretta Iacono, his daughter, Laura Williams, and his first wife, […]

Lois Anne Bailey

Lois Anne Bailey

Lois Anne Bailey (Carter), 67, of The Villages, FL, passed away on May 10, 2017. She was born in Paducah, KY to James Carter and Lois Virginia Carter (Gammon). Anne was raised in Destin, FL and graduated Cum Laude with a degree in Elementary Education from Murray State University in 1972. Her working career included […]

Michael John Madaio

Michael John Madaio

Michael John Madaio, of The Villages, Florida, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017. He was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1917, the son of Biago and Louise Madaio. He was a first generation Italian-American veteran of WWII serving as Sargent in the U.S. Army. He was an avid Brooklyn Dodgers fan who was distraught […]