Eileen P. Lowery

Eileen  P. Lowery

Eileen P. Lowery, 78, Leesburg, Florida went to be with the Lord on February 11, 2015 at her residence, peacefully in her sleep after a joyful day of laughter with friends and family. Mrs. Lowery was born on November 7, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to her parents; Gustave Albert Post and Sarah Ellen (Lunger) Post. Mrs. Lowery was a Registered … [Read more...]

William E. Aper, Sr.

William E. Aper, Sr.

William E. Aper, Sr., 75, passed from this life February 10, 2015. Born in Lafayette, Indiana, he was the son of the late William and Helen (Northrup) Aper. William was a senior environmental control specialist for the Eli Lilly Co. and retired after 25 years of service. He was a decorated Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War serving two tours … [Read more...]

Bernadette ‘Bonnie’ McKee

Bernadette 'Bonnie' McKee

Bernadette “Bonnie” McKee, 70, passed from this life Tuesday, February 10, 2015. Born in Newark, NJ, she was the daughter of the late John and Sarah (Sweeney) McAteer. Bernadette was a devoted wife, loving mother and grandmother. She retired as a medical office manager. She moved to The Villages from Newton, NJ with her husband Frank in 2008. She … [Read more...]

Bill Harte

Bill Harte

THE VILLAGES - Bill Harte, 79, passed from this life after a courageous battle with cancer on Friday, February 13, 2015. Born in Chicago, IL he was the son of the late Myles and Edith (Smith) Harte. Bill served his country for eight years in the U.S. Air force and was a veteran of the Korean War. He was a truck driver for Continental Baking Co.  … [Read more...]

George Scanlon

George C. Scanlon, 93, of Lady Lake, FL passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015. He was born in Trafford, PA on June 20, 1921, was a WW II veteran of the US NAVY and traveled 3 / 4 way around the world on active duty. He was preceded in death by his wife Anna May on June 26, 2001 and three brothers Dan, Bob and Walt. He is survived by two … [Read more...]

Carole A. Judge

Carole Judge

Carole A. Judge, 71, The Villages, FL passed away on Thursday, February 12, 2015. She was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Community, St. Patrick Division of the Irish Club, and the New York State Club. Carole was a Past President of the PTA in Long Island and volunteered for various Long Island running clubs, The Villages Hospital Thrift Shop, and … [Read more...]

Todd Allan Proodian

Todd Proodian

THE VILLAGES - Todd Allan Proodian, 42, passed from this life Thursday, February 12, 2015.Son of Ronald and Darleen Proodian. The family will receive relatives and friends at a gathering to be held at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services 1511 Buenos Aires Blvd., The Villages on Sunday February 15, 2015 at 1:00 P.M. followed by a memorial service at … [Read more...]

Estle G. ‘Dutch’ Baker

Estle G Baker “Dutch”, age 82, passed away on Monday, February 9, 2015, at his home in The Villages, Florida. Beloved Son, Brother, Husband, Father, Grandfather and Friend to many. Dutch was born in Walbridge, OH on November 30, 1932, and is preceded in death by his parents, Anna (Lewis) and Estle George Baker and sister, Catherine May. Corporal … [Read more...]

James Blaine Wyland

James Blaine Wyland of Wildwood, infant son of Denise L. Cook and David Blaine Wyland, Jr. passed away Saturday, February 7, 2015. Survivors also include his maternal grandparents, Regina A. Cook of Deland and Thomas E. Cook of Bunnell; paternal grandfather, David Blaine Wyland, Sr. of Bonita Springs; aunts, Jenny Palmer, Rachel Streno and April … [Read more...]

Richard Rizzo

Richard Rizzo

Richard Rizzo, 70, passed away, Friday February 6, 2015. He was a salesman for Peet’s Coffee for Central Florida. He enjoyed water volleyball, softball and living in The Villages. Richard was a devoted husband, father and is survived by his wife, Lee; sons Robert (Michele), Richard (Carole); grandchildren, Haley, Anthony, Lucas, Ryan and Hannah. He … [Read more...]

Wes McGibney

Wes McGibney

Wes McGibney, 63, of The Villages, FL, formerly of Pittsfield, ME, died on Tuesday February 10th 2015 suddenly at home and peacefully in his sleep. He was born in Pittsfield Maine on March 3, 1951, he was the son of Mary McGibney, formerly of Pittsfield Maine and currently living in Lehigh Acres, Florida. He graduated from Maine Central Institute … [Read more...]

Eleanor Alice Mars

Eleanor Alice Mars

Eleanor Alice Mars, 86, Lady Lake, FL passed away on Monday, February 9, 2015. She was born in Minneapolis, MN and moved to Florida from Brainerd, MN. Eleanor was a member of North Lake Presbyterian Church in Lady Lake and was involved in the Pejepscot Historical Society; Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, FL and the Tavares Civil War Round … [Read more...]

James A. Penwell

James A. Penwell

James A. Penwell, age 82, of Leesburg, FL went to be with the Lord on February 8, 2015. He was born on January 4, 1933 in Decatur, IL to his parents Harry and Delema Penwell. James enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, while attending Greenville College. He served a tour of duty in Japan during the Korean conflict and attained the rank of … [Read more...]

Joe ‘Poppy’ St. George

Joe “Poppy” St. George, 84, of Summerfield, Florida passed away Monday, February 2, 2015. Joe moved to Summerfield 23 years ago from Kingston, New York. He was a life member of the East Kingston Volunteer Fire Company and served as their past President and Assistant Chief. Prior to his retirement he was a diesel mechanic on heavy equipment and over … [Read more...]

Francis F. Laverty

Francis F. Laverty

Francis F. Laverty, 86, of The Villages, passed unexpectedly away Thursday, February 5, 2015. Francis, his wife, Patricia and his two daughters lived in Lakeville, CT for many years, where he was active in politics and served as Town Chairman of the Republican Party. He was manager of the Suburban Propane facility in Millerton, NY for many years. … [Read more...]