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Robert Leonard Diaz - APRIL 19, 1936 – JUNE 19, 2022


Robert Leonard Diaz - APRIL 19, 1936 – JUNE 19, 2022 Robert Leonard Diaz, age 86, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2022. Robert was born April 19, 1936.
A visitation for Robert will be held Friday, June 24, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Aycock-Riverside Funeral and Cremation Center, 1112 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458, followed by a funeral service from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockfuneralhomejupiter.com for the Diaz family.

Sabina Valetutti - AUGUST 22, 1923 – JUNE 18, 2022


Sabina Valetutti - AUGUST 22, 1923 – JUNE 18, 2022 Sabina Valetutti, age 98, of Port Saint Lucie, Florida passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022. Sabina was born August 22, 1923 in New York, NY.
Avisitation for Sabina will be held Sunday, June 26, 2022 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Aycock Funeral Home, 1504 Southeast Floresta Drive, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983. A funeral mass will occur Monday, June 27, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 2555 NE Savannah Rd, Jensen Beach, FL 34957. A graveside service will occur Monday, June 27, 2022 from 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM at Fernhill Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, 1501 South Kanner Highway, Stuart, FL 34994.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockportstlucie.com for the Valetutti family.

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Donald R Whitson - SEPTEMBER 20, 1937 – JUNE 18, 2022


Donald R Whitson - SEPTEMBER 20, 1937 – JUNE 18, 2022 Donald R Whitson, age 84, of Port Saint Lucie, Florida passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022. Donald was born September 20, 1937.
Adonald whitson for Donald will be held Saturday, June 25, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Port St Lucie Christian Church, Floresta Drive, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockportstlucie.com for the Whitson family.

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Madeleine A. Freni - FEBRUARY 13, 1928 – JUNE 18, 2022


Madeleine A. Freni - FEBRUARY 13, 1928 – JUNE 18, 2022 Madeleine A. Ledoux Freni passed away in Port Saint Lucie, Florida on June 18, 2022 at at the age of 94. Madeleine was the daughter of Marcel Ledoux and Adrienne Ladrierre Ledoux of France.
She was predeceased by her husband, Richard D. Freni, her daughter, Jacqueline Freni, both of Florida and her brother and sister-in-law, Pierre and Nicole Ledoux, both of France. She is survived by her daughters, Linda Freni, Michele Jaeger and her husband, John Jaeger, all of Florida and her son, Richard S. Freni of Massachusetts. She is very lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Meghan Jaeger, James Jaeger and his wife, Caitlin.

Madeleine was born in France and came to this country at the age of 18 as a warbride of World War II. She worked for many years at Jordan Marsh Company in Massachusetts. She greatly enjoyed her time spent with her children, grandchildren and new friends in Florida. She also very much enjoyed returning to France to visit her family there, where she still has nieces and nephews.

Madeleine spent summers on Sargent Lake in New Hampshire, a home that she loved and made many memories for the past 64 years. She also adored and enjoyed spending time with the family dog, Bentley.

Aycock Funeral Home in Port St Lucie, Florida has been entrusted with Madeleine’s arrangements. There will be no services held, however a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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Robert Forrest BOOTH JR - JANUARY 9, 1963 – JUNE 17, 2022


Robert Forrest BOOTH JR - JANUARY 9, 1963 – JUNE 17, 2022 On June 17, 2022 we lost a great man, Robert F. Booth, Jr., at the young age of 59 after a courageous battle with cancer. He died at home with his wife by his side, as was his wish.
He was predeceased by his son, Robert William Greaves and both his mother and father. He leaves behind his beloved wife, Sally J. Booth, and daughter, Brandi K. Booth.

He was a veteran of the Navy and a proud member of the American Legion Post 126 in Jensen Beach having transferred from the American Legion Post 318 in Port St. Lucie. He was instrumental in finding the property to construct the new building currently being used as their home. He was proud to be the Judge Advocate there for approximately 15 years before moving his membership to Jensen Beach.

Having been in the title insurance business a total of 38 years, he owned Community Land Title & Research in Port St Lucie for 22 years following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather. He was also very proud of the fact that his daughter, Brandi, is now following in his footsteps after becoming a licensed title insurance agent herself.

He will be loved and missed by his family until the end of their days.

A full military service is being planned for July 2nd 2022 at 11:00 am with a Celebration of Life immediately following at the American Legion Post 126, 3195 NE Savannah Road, Jensen Beach, FL 34957.

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Pamela JoAnne Cushman - SEPTEMBER 18, 1929 – JUNE 17, 2022


Pamela JoAnne Cushman - SEPTEMBER 18, 1929 – JUNE 17, 2022 Pamela JoAnne Cushman, age 92, of Palm City, Florida passed away on Friday, June 17, 2022. Pamela was born September 18, 1929 in St Marys.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockportstlucie.com for the Cushman family.

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Marilyn Helen Montagna - MAY 7, 1932 – JUNE 16, 2022


Marilyn Helen Montagna - MAY 7, 1932 – JUNE 16, 2022 Retired from New Jersey Bell and Sears Robuck and a homemaker to her family, Marilyn Helen Montagna, 90, passed on June 16, 2022, surrounded by family as her 3rd time with cancer took her.
Born May 7, 1932, in Newark, New Jersey to her parents Arthur & Helen Mercer. She met Theodore Joseph Montagna on a blind date at the Asbury Park boardwalk, was later married on November 9, 1957. Together they began their family in East Orange New Jersey. Later in 1959, the moved to Brick New Jersey in their new home. In 1994 the family moved to the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina and then to Port St. Lucie Florida in 2004. Her loving husband Ted, passed in November 2005, 3 days before their 48th wedding anniversary.

Marilyn loved life and laughter and could light up a room, making friends wherever she went and talked with everyone. She is survived by her 2 four legged furry kids ( dogs) Nikki and Piper, her oldest son Richard Montagna, his wife Ada Montagna and her grandkids Rich Montagna and Christopher Montagna as well as her youngest son, Scott Montagna.

We welcome friends to the Celebration of Marilyn on June 25, 2022 at the Aycock Funeral Home in Tradition at 10:30am, followed by Church services at Elizabeth Anne Seton at noon, then Celebration of Life reception back at the funeral home after.

Flowers are welcome for the services as she loved them so much, however, if you like you can also do a donation to Treasure Coast Hospice.

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Arthur Robert Tessar - April 25, 1951 - June 15, 2022


Arthur Robert Tessar - April 25, 1951 - June 15, 2022 Arthur Robert Tessar, 71, Port St. Lucie, FL passed away June 15, 2022, under the care of Treasure Coast Hospice.

He was born in Brooklyn, NY to John and Catherine Tessar, one of four children. Arthur grew up in Brooklyn, NY, and moved to Florida in 1989.

Arthur had a love of automobiles, he worked as a master mechanic most of his life retiring from Toyota of Vero Beach.

He was introduced to the love of his life Martha Cooke by his daughter Sabrina at Walmart in 2008. Arthur and Martha have been residents of Port St. Lucie, FL 14 years, enjoying their golden years together in the Spanish Lakes community.

Arthur loved building hot rods, RC Cars, Trains, Motorcycles, and woodworking.

He was predeceased by his father, mother, and brother Jimmy. Arthur is survived by his loving wife, Martha Tessar; children, Arthur Robert Tessar, JR & his wife Jamie, Sabrina Rachel & her husband Albert Rachel, step-children, Lori A. Plazarin & Jerry Lopinot, Wendy Templeton & her husband Mark Templeton, and Jesse Cooke & his wife Bridget Cooke; siblings Bill Tessar, Johnny Tessar, 10 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of his Life will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at 3 pm at All County Funeral Home & Crematory, 1010 NW Federal Hwy, Stuart, FL 34994.

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Henry W Morriss - MARCH 16, 1931 – JUNE 15, 2022


Henry W Morriss - MARCH 16, 1931 – JUNE 15, 2022 Henry Woodford Morriss was called to be next to his wife, Elizabeth on Wednesday June 15, 2022. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Henry was born in Englewood, New Jersey on March 16, 1931, and was the son of Henry James and Elizabeth Marie (Farine) Morriss. He grew up in Palisades Park, New Jersey and married the girl around the corner, Elizabeth Anne Ferrara on June 16, 1956. Henry graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology as a Mechanical Engineer on June 9, 1956. Henry came from a family with a strong military background and joined the Air Force on June 9, 1956 as a Second Lieutenant and was stationed in Harlingen, TX and Great Falls, MT. After leaving the Air Force, Henry and Elizabeth raised their two children in Battle Creek, Michigan. He worked for Battle Creek Packaging and Eaton Valve. He then worked for Corning Glass Works as a senior mold design engineer in Albion, Michigan and then Corning, NY, from which he retired many years later. Henry comes from multiple generations of watch and clock makers and enjoyed working on and maintaining the many family clocks. Henry was involved for many years in the Boy Scouts of America as a troop leader in Michigan and New York. He was an active member of the Moose Lodge and VFW in Port St. Lucie, Florida for many years.

Henry was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Elizabeth and an infant granddaughter, Nicole Elizabeth DeLong. He is survived by two children, Jeannette Marie DeLong and John Henry Morriss. Henry has 3 loving grandchildren: Heather Anne DeLong, Allison Renee DeLong and Michael James DeLong. He will be greatly missed by his family, but they are grateful for his long healthy life.

A gathering of friends and family for Henry will be held Wednesday, June 22, 2022 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Aycock Funeral Home, 1504 Southeast Floresta Drive, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983. Following the gathering of friends and family will be a graveside service from 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM at Fernhill Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, 1501 South Kanner Highway, Stuart, FL 34994. A gathering afterwards will be held at a site, yet to be determined.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockportstlucie.com for the Morriss family.

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Rev. Msgr. Leonard F. Badia, Ph.D. - August 23, 1934 - June 14, 2022


Rev. Msgr. Leonard F. Badia, Ph.D. - August 23, 1934 - June 14, 2022 Rev. Msgr. Leonard F. Badia, Ph.D. passed away on Tuesday, June 14th, 2022 at his residence at Abbey Delray South Delray Beach, Florida at the age of 87. He was ordained a priest at St. James Cathedral, Brooklyn, NY, and belonged to the diocese of Brooklyn.

He retired to Florida in 2004 and has ministered at St. Vincent Ferrer parish in Delray Beach, Ascension parish in Boca Raton, St. Matthew in Lantana, and St. Thomas More in Boynton Beach, and most recently at Emmanuel in Delray Beach.

He is survived by Madeline Turan - niece (Richard Turan), Theresa Meade - niece (deceased), Christine Bianco – niece (Joseph Bianco), Leonard Badia– nephew, 12 great-nieces and nephews, and 10 great-great nieces and nephews.

He will be cremated and the cremains will be sent to the Brooklyn Diocese for burial at St. John's Priest's Cemetery.


Peter Stuart McKnight - JUNE 17, 1959 – JUNE 14, 2022


Peter Stuart McKnight - JUNE 17, 1959 – JUNE 14, 2022 Peter Stuart McKnight of Fort Pierce, age 62, passed away unexpectedly June 14, 2022. Peter was born June 17, 1959 in Tacoma Park, MD. He was raised in Stuart, FL with his siblings Gail Elizabeth McKnight, William Douglas McKnight, David Colgate McKnight (Candace), Alan Andrew McKnight, all residing in Orlando, FL. He is preceded in death by his parents Abner William McKnight III and Mary Louise McKnight.

Peter is survived by his wife of 26 years, Pamela Karen McKnight. Peter is also survived by his daughters Erica McKnight of Denver, CO, Alexis Thompson (Kyle) of James Creek, PA, and Addison McKnight of Tampa, FL; Pop Pop of Knox Pavel Thompson.

Peter graduated from Martin County High School in 1977 and was the proprietor of A McKnight Millwork Inc of Fort Pierce, FL established 1999.

Peter was a beloved husband, father and cherished friend to many.

A funeral service for Peter will be held Wednesday, June 22, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at First United Methodist Church, 1500 S Kanner Hwy, Stuart, FL 34994.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycockjensenbeach.com for the MCKNIGHT family.

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Ken Huynh FEBRUARY 2, 1945 – JUNE 14, 2022


Ken Huynh FEBRUARY 2, 1945 – JUNE 14, 2022 Ken Huynh, age 77, of Stuart, Florida passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Ken was born February 2, 1945 in Bac Lieu, Vietnam.
A funeral service for Ken will be held Sunday, June 19, 2022 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM at Aycock Funeral Home Young & Prill Chapel, 6801 Southeast Federal Highway, Stuart, FL 34997. A visitation will occur Sunday, June 19, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, 6801 Southeast Federal Highway, Stuart, FL 34997. A committal service will occur Sunday, June 19, 2022 from 1:45 PM to 2:15 PM at Fernhill Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, 1501 South Kanner Highway, Stuart, FL 34994.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.youngandprill.com for the Huynh family.

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William Hodorski - AUGUST 29, 1953 – JUNE 13, 2022


William Hodorski - AUGUST 29, 1953 – JUNE 13, 2022 August 29, 1953 - June 13, 2022

Dr. William R. Hodorski, D.O., 68, died peacefully in the loving embrace of his wife, Nancy and daughter, Lisa M. Fisher, at the Treasure Coast Hospice in Stuart, Florida.

Affectionately known as "Dr. Bill", Dr. Hodorski was anesthesiologist in the Hudson Valley. Bill was a genuine and kind physician who put the needs of his patients first. Bill had the unique ability connect with his patients.

Bill always had a way to make his patients feel comfortable and he cared about every individual. Bill was the friend you could count on–a true father, a true husband and a true friend. Bill always put the needs of others first and he knew how to relate to others. This is what made Bill an amazing physician.

Bill was a calming influence on people, at home and at work and had an undying optimism. Bill never complained and even when sick, he would say that he wasn't. Bill never fully retired from the practice of medicine–his patients were too important. Bill loved all animals, golf, the Beatles and traveling with his family. Bill had a great sense of humor and found joy in every moment of life.

Bill was survived by his wife, Nancy Hodorski of Stuart, Florida, his daughter, Lisa and her husband John H. Fisher of New Baltimore, New York, and his three grandchildren, Lily, Tim and Alek. Survived by his brother, Joseph and his wife Pam of Torrington, CT, his brother-in-law, Ken Corbo and his wife Mary, of Litchfield, CT, his brother-in-law Raymond Dobos, of Ocala, Florida along with several nieces and nephews and grand-nieces and grand-nephews.

To honor Bill's memory, the family asks that you do not send flowers. Rather, if you wish to pay respect to Bill's memory, the family asks that you make a donation in Bill's name to cover the cost of inpatient hospice care for those who cannot otherwise afford it. Donations can be made electronically at www.TreasureHealth.org/donate or mailed to:

Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation in support of the Martin Inpatient Unit at1201 SE Indian Street,Stuart, FL 34997

A memorial service will be held at St. Mary's Church, 62 Warren Street, Glens Falls, New York on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.

Christine Ricigliano - JUNE 18, 1923 – JUNE 13, 2022


Christine Ricigliano - JUNE 18, 1923 – JUNE 13, 2022 Christine Ricigliano, age 98, of Port St Lucie, Florida passed away on Monday, June 13, 2022. Christine was born June 18, 1923.

A visitation for Christine will be held Friday, June 17, 2022 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM at Aycock Funeral Home, 6026 North US Highway 1, Fort Pierce, FL 34946. A prayer service will be from 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM. A graveside service will then take place from 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, 6026 North US Highway 1, Fort Pierce, FL 34946. A reception will follow the graveside service from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Aycock Funeral Home, 6026 North US Highway 1, Fort Pierce, FL 34946.

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Shannon G. Wess - May 13, 1951 - June 12, 2022


Shannon G. Wess - May 13, 1951 - June 12, 2022 Born May 13, 1951, in North Lima, Ohio, daughter of Otto Francis Wess and Grace Irene Brown. She lost her war with cancer on June 12, 2022, without pain through Trustbridge Hospice.

She is preceded in death by her parents and sister Alyson Black.

She is survived by daughters Ranae Shannon Berry and Heidi Grace (Dennis) Thies; grandchildren Wade William Weikart, Ashley Shannon Weikart, Wyatt Irvin Berry, and Madelyn Grace Thies; step-grandchild Krista Thies and great grand-daughters.
Siblings Raymond (nomi) Wess, Melody (Phil) Ornott, Honey Wess, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She fiercely loved her family and doted on her children and grandchildren. She was a warrior in the face of immeasurable hardships due to illnesses and survived against all odds.

No funeral arrangements at this time. A Celebration of Life is planned at later date. To be added to the notification list for the Celebration of Life, email rasbrry@icloud.com.

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Kurt I. Ebrahim - March 21, 1928 - June 11, 2022


Kurt I. Ebrahim - March 21, 1928 - June 11, 2022 Kurt I. Ebrahim, 94, of Port St. Lucie, FL, passed away peacefully at home on June 11, 2022. Born in Detroit, MI, Kurt had been a long time resident of New Jersey before moving to south Florida in 1979. He served honorably in the United States Marine Corps. He retired after a lifetime career as a salesman from Miller Electric/ITW. He was also a member of the Stuart Elks for several years. Kurt enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Kurt is survived by his wife, Linda (Mills) Ebrahim, his three sons, Kim Ebrahim (Gail) of PA., Kurt Ebrahim (Maria) of ME and Keith Ebrahim (Linda) of the Phillipines, three stepchildren, Veronica Franklin (Michael) of WV, Ronald Shaler (Colleen) of FL, and Becky Shaler of WV, a sister, Joy Ulinski (Joe) NJ, and a sister-in-law, Gretchen Ebrahim of CA. He was a loving grandfather to 18 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Sam Ebrahim and step-mother, Margaret Ebrahim, and brother, Cliff Ebrahim. A private family interment will be held at the South Florida National Cemetery (for veterans) in Lake Worth, Florida.

Anyone wishing to make a donation in his memory, may do so with Treasure Coast Hospice, at Treasure Health, 1201 SE Indian Street, Stuart, FL 34997, or at 772/403-4500 or on line at www.treasurehealth.org


Haywood Tyner "Butch" Wall - March 9, 1953 - June 9, 2022


Haywood Tyner "Butch" Wall - March 9, 1953 - June 9, 2022 aywood Tyner "Butch" Wall, 69 passed away unexpectedly on June 9, 2022 at his home in Indiantown. He was born March 9, 1953 in Orlando Florida to Clarence “Woody” Wall and Mary Conroy Wall. They were a military family, so they relocated alot in his youth with his father's deployments and stations. He graduated from Vero Beach High School and settled in Indiantown Florida 52 years ago.

Butch was a union member with the Teamsters, where he worked constructing the FPL power plant in Indiantown. His picture of a snowman he built at the FPL job site during the historic 1979 Florida snowfall is legendary. He worked 25 years with US Sugar in various positions until his retirement.

He met the love of his life Cheryl Lynn Gibbs on Thanksgiving 1974 and they dated for over a year. During that time a Moody Adams Crusade came to Kiwanis Park in Indiantown where Butch made a profession of faith in Jesus Christ that impacted his life and ensured his eternal salvation. He and Cheryl married on July 1, 1976 at the Dunklin Memorial Baptist Church in Indiantown. And the rest is history.

They started their family together, welcoming 4 children: Clarence, James, Eric and Kimberly and raised them in Indiantown. As the kids grew up the family took several memory making month long summer vacations out west. Butch loved to travel, however in his later years those traveling with him would have preferred to be the driver.

Butch was a lifelong Harley Davidson motorcycle collector, builder and rider. His most serious accident was 25 years ago when his Hog hit a hog just a couple of miles from home and yet he was able to ride The Tail Of The Dragon a few years later just fine.

A constant in Butch’s life was a love for music, books and watching movies on the big screen. A love that he shared with his wife and passed on to his children. Butch had a very active sense of humor that was a main stay in his life. His and Cheryl’s sardonic wit has helped them stay married for 46 years, it’s better to laugh at something than to cry about it. That and she has never seen him clean shaven. He always made a point to be a good tipper, a lesson he learned from watching his Mother work waiting tables as he was growing up.

Butch was a good and loyal friend. When he considered you a friend it was a lifelong friendship, many of which he treasured and made a point to stay connected with. Often times while he was traveling if he knew he was close to where a friend lived he would stop by unannounced to say hi and catch up. Going somewhere with Butch was always an adventure, you never knew where you would end up or when you would get home. At the very center of it all was love. He will be remembered and missed by his family, friends and all that knew him. He was also “Santa”. This part of his life brought joy to him and the children he saw.

Sadly, Butch was predeceased by his infant son, Clarence Earl Wall; and 2 precious grandbabies they were expecting to welcome into their family. Those angels surely greeted Papa at the pearly gates. He was also predeceased by his parents Clarence and Mary and 2 brothers: Jess "Ricky" Wall and James "Jimmy" Terry. Welcome home "Butch".

Butch is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Cheryl Lynn Wall; sons James Haywood Wall, Eric Lee Wall (Nikki Frick) daughter Kimberly Sue Wall Saylor (Steve); Grandchildren Rowan Lynn Wall and Alex Frick and sister Judy Wall Dungey (Steve).

A celebration of his life will be held at the Family Worship Center of Indiantown on Saturday, 6/18/2022, at 11:00 a.m. Immediately following will be a time of fellowship and sharing of a meal and general gunfire at the Family Worship Center fellowship hall.

For those who wish in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Indiantown Veterans Association.

Tim McClurg - March 11, 1965 - June 9, 2022


Tim McClurg - March 11, 1965 - June 9, 2022 im McClurg, 57, of Jupiter, Florida passed away on 6/9/22. Born in Paterson, New Jersey he has been a resident of Florida for 13 years, having previously lived in Jacksonville, Arkansas.
Tim was a truck driver for many years and after moving to Florida he owned and operated his own business. Tim enjoyed riding motorcycles with his friends. He loved taking people out boating, including the ‘Geritol Boat’ filled with his mother’s friends. Tim is loved and admired by many. He has cultivated innumerable friendships over the years through his unbounded generosity and willingness to share his time, energy, and resources with others. In recent years, Tripp and Stacy have become like family to him.
Tim was preceded in death by his step-father, Harvey Cosden and his step-brother, Donald Cosden. He is survived by his mother, Linda Cosden, his sister Stacy (Doug) McClurg Kast, his father Linn (Betty) McClurg, his step-brother Larry (Linda) Cosden, his step-sister Sandy Webb Cosden, his sister-in-law Debbie Cosden, his sister Susan McClurg, his sister Michelle (Victor) McClurg-Perez and 14 nieces and nephews.
A memorial for his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers and for those who wish, contributions may be made in Tim’s name to the Boys and Girls Club of America or American Humane Society.

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Ernest John Miller Jr. - DECEMBER 2, 1930 – JUNE 9, 2022


Ernest John Miller Jr. - DECEMBER 2, 1930 – JUNE 9, 2022 Ernest John Miller Jr., age 91, of Fort Pierce, Florida passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Ernest was born December 2, 1930.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycock-hillcrest.com for the Miller family.

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Candace Renee "Candy" Lee - September 26, 1958 - June 9, 2022


Candace Renee "Candy" Lee - September 26, 1958 - June 9, 2022 CANDACE'S OBITUARY
Candace “Candy” Lee, 63, of Port Saint Lucie, FL, passed away on June 9th after an extended illness. She was born in Lock Haven, PA, attended Lock Haven High School, and received a Bachelor of Science in Education from Lock Haven State University. Candy was an Exceptional Student Education teacher and touched the lives of many children, retiring in 2019 after 35 years in the Saint Lucie County School District. A “Celebration of Life” will be held at a later date in Port Saint Lucie. Interment of ashes will be at Dunnstown Cemetery, Clinton County, PA. Candy is preceded in death by father William, mother Alice, and brother Charles. She is survived by brother “Woody”, sister-in-law Jane, nephew Kendall, “BFF” and honorary family member Carol Dawkins, and Mable-the-Wonder-Dog Arrangements are under the direction of the Treasure Coast Seawinds Funeral Home, Stuart, FL.


Gary L. Coates - October 8, 1945 - June 8, 2022


Gary L. Coates - October 8, 1945 - June 8, 2022 Gary L. Coates passed away peacefully on June 8th, 2022 due to complications of Parkinson’s Disease. He was born on October 8th, 1945 in Berkeley, California. However, his early ancestors traveled to Mount Hood, Oregon by wagon train where his mother, Virginia Ebiu, grew up in the family orchard. Gary always considered this area his special place. He graduated from California State University, Northridge, and immediately started his own marketing company with a friend/partner. His success brought him an offer to join Sanford R. Goodkin Research Corporation to conduct market research studies and act as a consultant in development opportunities. A few years later he was offered a position with a Canadian development company that positioned him in Boca Raton, Florida as president of their Florida properties, but he would eventually embark on his own once again with the creation of PMA Sales Group, Inc.

He loved the outdoors, fishing, hiking, and spending hours on his boat. He also competed in local road races as well as participated in many marathons. He will be greatly missed and remembered not only for his never-give-up attitude, but his support and selflessness for the family he loved so much.

He is survived by his wife Robin, children; Christopher, Catherine, and Shannon (Josh Stout), his cousin Cari Reuter (Jim Fagan), his daughter Lori (deceased first wife, Jayne Garrett), his granddaughter Amber (Dylan Sydow), great-grandson- Gunner Sydow and step-great-granddaughter Krissy Sydow.

His wishes to donate physically to Parkinson’s Brain Research was with enduring optimism that a cure could be realized someday in the near future.

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Frank A. Weiland - July 4, 1945 - June 8, 2022


Frank A. Weiland - July 4, 1945 - June 8, 2022 Frank A. Weiland, 76 of Hobe Sound, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his beloved wife Joanne, daughter Colleen, son Michael and granddaughter Whitney on Wednesday, June 8th, 2022.

Frank adored his loved ones and deeply cherished his relationships with both his family and friends. His role as grandfather was his greatest source of pride and he was known as the best Poppop in all the land to his eight grands and four great grands.

Born on the 4th of July 1945, he planted childhood roots in Rahway, New Jersey where he later met the love of his life, Joanne. He enlisted in the Navy at the age of 17 and became a decorated Vietnam veteran.

He moved his family to Connecticut in 1971. He was a dedicated employee of Union Carbide Corporation, holding various positions over a 32-year span and ending his career as the director of finance.

His sense of humor and love of people helped him establish and maintain lifelong friendships while continuously creating new ones wherever he found himself. He was an avid golfer and loved his home located on the 9th hole of the Heritage Ridge Golf Course. When he wasn’t golfing himself, he would offer a cold drink, smile, and small conversation to his golf buddies who passed by his back porch. He loved to spoil his grandchildren, tell elaborate and animated stories, write poetry, go fishing, dabble in the kitchen, play words with friends, rummy, and dominos. He and his wife Joanne were days shy of celebrating their 58th wedding anniversary. Together, they enjoyed seeking new adventures, traveling and enjoying the precious, small moments in between the bigger parts of life.

He fulfilled a lifelong dream of serving the Lord when he became a eucharistic minister for Saint Christophers Church and enjoyed his time participating in the men’s ministry group.

He leaves behind his loving wife Joanne, daughter Colleen and son Michael. He is survived by his son-in-law Gordie Fairchild Jr., grandchildren Tyler and his wife Jen, Whitney and her husband Albert DiGiacomo, Sydney and partner Carl Winkler, Cameron, Emory, and partner Kris, Sophie and partner Andrew; his daughter in law Marit Vader, granddaughters Marte and Arianne Weiland; great-granddaughters Adriana, Alacey, and Ashlyn Fairchild and great-grandson Oliver Winkler; sisters Peggy and Carol and their respective husbands Jimmy Carlson and Charlie Manto, sisters in law Peggy Weiland, Patti Roediger and Dolores Palazzo, brother in law Joe DiComo and wife Maureen, thirteen nieces, eight nephews, and many great-nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents Donald and Eleanor, brother Donald Weiland Jr. and sisters Nancy Truppa and Helen Weiland.

He left an indelible, positive impact on everyone he met. He loved his life, his wife, and his people.

…..”Just Sayin’”

A Christain Mass will be conducted in his honor on July 5th, 2022 at 11:00 am at Saint Christophers Church, 12001 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455. Following the service please join his family at the repast in the Parish Hall.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Brianna Lawson Foundation, a cause near and dear to Frank’s heart, in care of Lauren (772-341-3638) and Dean (772-263-1014) Lawson @ 6009 SE Walkers Cay Court Stuart, FL 34997.

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David James Landell - December 8, 1959 - June 8, 2022


David James Landell - December 8, 1959 - June 8, 2022 On June 8, 2022, David James Landell, 62, of Port Saint Lucie, Florida passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with Mesothelioma. David was a long-time resident of Martin County, Florida, proud business owner and entrepreneur for over 30 years. David was a family man, determined, a hard worker, and dreamer who devoted himself to giving life to the dreams of his family. A loving husband, father, grandfather and friend who was loved by all who knew him.

David is survived by his daughters, Krista Manganiello, her son Mason and Lauren Hendricks and her husband Keith, all from Port St. Lucie, FL; mother, Maragret Landell; Brother, Steven Landell, his wife Marta Landell and their sons Steven Landell and Nicholas Landell all of Haddam, CT. David was predeceased by his wife Donna Landell and his father Carl James Landell.

David was born in Middletown, Connecticut on December 8, 1959. He attended Cromwell High School where he met his high school sweetheart, Donna, and they were married on May 2, 1986. Shortly after, David moved to Florida where he and Donna built a beautiful life, raising their two daughters, who were the most important part of his life. David was an avid golfer and sports enthusiast which stemmed from many successful years playing soccer and basketball in high school and college. He thoroughly enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and building memories with those he loved most. He will be deeply missed.

Visitation will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at the Stuart Chapel of Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, 961 S. Kanner Highway, Stuart, FL immediately followed by a Memorial Mass at 11:00 AM with Father Jack Barrow officiating.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stuart chapel. Online condolences and expressions of sympathy can be made by visiting www.Martin-Funeral.com.

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David W. Vanderslice - January 25, 1942 - June 8, 2022


David W. Vanderslice - January 25, 1942 - June 8, 2022 Dave passed away June 8th, 2022, following a car accident in Palm City, Florida. He lived 80 adventurous years. He was born to Thelma Weber and Richard Vanderslice on January 25th, 1942, in the small town of Dansville, New York. He graduated from Dansville High School where he played football and was also an Eagle Scout. Dave went on to earn his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY. During his time there he also served as President of his Fraternity.

After starting in accounting his career led him to the Christmas business. After starting out in stockings, he sold garland, then Christmas cards and ribbons and bows. The highlight of this each year was Toy Fair in New York City where his wife Nancy often accompanied him.

As markets changed, Dave paved the way for his company to open a show room in Hong Kong and sourced manufacturers in Taiwan. His son, daughter, and wife all had opportunities to visit him overseas and explore the city.

Dave was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church where he volunteered his time. He had a strong faith, outgoing personality, and a passion for helping others.

He’s survived by his wife of 43 years, Nancy, son Jon Vanderslice of Duluth, GA (Audrey), daughter Julie Collins (Mike) of Palm City, FL, and two bonus children, Mark Consolatti of Palm City, FL and Scott Consolatti of Cary, NC. His brother Michael Vanderslice (Sharon) resides in Kirkland, WA.

Grandchildren include Katherine and Michael Consolatti, Erica Chen, and Palmer and Quinnlan Collins.

A celebration of life will be held July 23rd at 11am at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Palm City, FL.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Elevate Hope (https://elev8hope.org/) or Family Promise (https://www.mcfamilypromise.org/).

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William J. Vosecek Sr. - FEBRUARY 10, 1941 – JUNE 8, 2022


William J. Vosecek Sr. - FEBRUARY 10, 1941 – JUNE 8, 2022 illiam Joseph Vosecek, 81, of Port St. Lucie, passed away on June 8, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Schenectady, NY to the late William and Margorie Vosecek. Bill graduated from Nott Terrace High School then served in the US Army Reserve for 20 years as a military police officer and instructor. He proudly retired as a Master Sergeant. Bill was employed by Coyne Textile Services as a truck driver and retired after 29 dedicated years.

In 1999, Bill relocated to Port St. Lucie with the love of his life. He enjoyed bowling, playing cards, betting on horse races, hunting, fishing and watching the NY Giants and Mets. He frequently attended Mets spring training and OTB. Bill loved to eat and was happiest with a large dish of seafood fra diavolo in front of him. He kept busy in retirement doing maintenance for Left to honor Bill is his beloved wife of 61 years, Antoinette ‘Toni’ Vosecek (Potenza). His children Kimberly Stapf (Kevin), Doreen Bialahoski (Paul), April Bloom (Steven), William Vosecek Jr. (Raju), and Joseph Vosecek. His grandchildren Nichole Trudell, Sarah Appell, Christine Knoblauch, Kelly Molina, Kevin Stapf II, Megan Bloom and 6 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at Aycock Funeral Home, 1504 Southeast Floresta Drive, Port St. Lucie on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 from 10am - 12pm. Relatives and friends are invited to attend and a celebration of life will be held following the service.

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James Morgan Brown - March 1, 1939 - June 7, 2022


James Morgan Brown - March 1, 1939 - June 7, 2022 James (Jim) Morgan Brown, 83, of Wellington, FL, passed away on June 7th, 2022 at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Hospice after a brief illness.

Jim was born on March 1st, 1939 to James and Janet (Morgan) Brown in Prospect Park Hospital, Brooklyn, New York. He went to work at and retired from Western Union in New York City before working in computers at Ergo Computers in Red Bank, New Jersey.

In 1996 Jim met the love of his life, Lynn Raymond, with whom he spent his remaining 26 years. After retiring, Jim pursued his passion for golf and followed his beloved New York Giants football team. A kind man, he enjoyed his family and friends and will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him.

Jim was predeceased by his parents James and Janet. Left to cherish their memories of Jim and to carry on his memory is his partner, Lynn, as well as his many friends.

“Words cannot describe the loss we have endured from losing this beautiful soul. I will hold you in my heart until I can hold you again in heaven.” Lynn

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Audrey Sandra Wolfin - June 17, 1942 - June 7, 2022


Audrey Sandra Wolfin - June 17, 1942 - June 7, 2022 Audrey Sandra “Sandy” Wolfin passed away on June 7, 2022, in Stuart, Florida, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her three daughters, their husbands, and her four grandchildren who made the entirety of her world.

Sandy was born on June 17, 1942, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where she spent her childhood. She graduated high school at the impressive age of 16. She then attended the University of Pennsylvania. Sandy married and had three girls. Sandy’s first husband passed away when their children were young. Despite immense loss and challenge, Sandy was a determined and devoted mother who raised three daughters on her own while building a career as a successful administrator, accountant, and real estate developer.

After raising her daughters, Sandy remarried and lived between New York, South Florida, Vermont, and places in between for nearly 40 years. Sandy enjoyed golf, playing cards, and many other hobbies. Sandy was also an avid traveler but her favorite destinations were her daughters’ and grandchildren’s homes whether they be in the states or across the pond.

She remained a constant support in the lives of her family and friends. Sandy was always vivacious and ready to tell a good story or be a confidant no matter where she was - at her daily coffee place, seeing a Broadway play, attending a black tie affair, or even caring for her newborn grandchildren.

A friend to people from all walks of life, she also had a generous heart, often helping friends, family, and strangers in their times of need. Countless times, she offered to give the shirt off her back, literally and figuratively. Sandy found solace and comfort in her faith and connection to God, especially during the pandemic years.

Sandy will be forever missed, deeply loved, and remembered; survived by her three daughters and their husbands, four grandchildren, and many, many friends who were family.

The immediate family is holding a private Catholic mass in her honor. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kamp Dovetail, a volunteer-run summer camp for children with disabilities in Ohio and an organization near and dear to her heart.

Checks can be made payable to S.A.T.H-Kamp Dovetail; c/o Linda Allen; 5350 W. New Market Road; Hillsboro, Ohio 45133 or via http://www.kampdovetail.com/support/donate.asp. The donation can be made in loving memory of Sandy Wolfin, granny of campers Matthew and Cooper Lewis.

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MICHAEL JOSEPH BARNA - October 09, 1934 - June 07, 2022


MICHAEL JOSEPH BARNA - October 09, 1934 - June 07, 2022 Michael J. Barna passed away at this home in Palm City, Florida on June 7, 2022.

He was born in Bound Brook, N.J. and formerly lived in Readington Township, N.J. before retiring here in Florida in 1994. He was a former member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Whitehouse Station, N.J. and currently Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Palm City, Florida.

He enlisted in the USMC in 1954, overseas in Japan, Okinawa, and Puerto Rico, before marrying in 1956. He established Barna Building Contractors in 1968 and the business is currently run by his son Mik and grandsons Tony and Mickey Barna. He was a past president of the West Chapter of Hunterdon County Builders Association, and a member of the Flemington Rotary Club. After coming to Florida Mike was a member of the St. Joseph’s Parish Keepers, St. Vincent De Paul Conference, and Carpenter’s Kitchen. He was an advocate for Jeb Bush’s program “Take Stock in Children” in South Fork High School where he was a mentor. He was also a member of Stuart Coffee Club.

Mike leaves his partner and wife, Lee, after 66 years of marriage, and children, Patti George and husband Jack, Cathy Bell and husband Walter, Mik and wife Susie, Barb Lachenmayr and husband Matt, and Jackie Bregenzer and husband Mike, and son-in-law Deacon Matt Bartlett. He also leaves 16 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren of which he was very proud. He is predeceased by his brother Fr. William Barna, and sisters Kitty Schaefer, Margaret Devoti, and Sr. Irene Barna, SND.

Donations may be made to St. Joseph Conference of St. Vincent de Paul, 1200 SE 10th Street, Stuart, Florida 34996, or Carpenter’s Kitchen, St. Joseph’s Church 1200 SE 10th Street, Stuart, Florida 34996.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, Salerno Rd., Stuart, Florida on August 13 at 11:00 am.

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Gelmer John Egbers - June 21, 1928 - June 5, 2022


Gelmer John Egbers - June 21, 1928 - June 5, 2022Gelmer Egbers died peacefully in his home Sunday, June 5, 2022, just a few days before his 94th birthday. Born June 21, 1928, in Zeeland, MI, he served in the US Navy during WWII.

“Gil” (as he was known), worked as a sales representative for the petroleum industry, moving to the Stuart, Florida area with his family in 1972.

Gelmer is survived by his wife of 71 years Beatrice, sister Gladys Wierda of Holland, MI; sons Robert of Plymouth, MI, James of Stuart, FL, Donald and David both of Orlando, FL; grandchildren include Robert, Mathew, James, Jenna, and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements through All County Funeral Home Stuart, FL. A Graveside Memorial Service will be held at a future date in Holland, MI

Ingegerd Ruth Margaret Pittsley - October 25, 1929 - June 5, 2022


Ingegerd Ruth Margaret Pittsley - October 25, 1929 - June 5, 2022 Ingegerd (aka) Ingrid Pittsley, 92 of West Palm Beach, passed away June 5th, 2022.

Ingrid was born in Sweden on 10-25-1929 where she became a Nurse, moving in 1959 to the United States to also study Nursing. Later for many years, she worked for a Retired Doctor as a housekeeper.

In 1961 she married her predeceased Husband of 57 years, Willmarth (Bill) Pittsley.

Ingrid didn't drive but could navigate family and friends to the best restaurants.

She is survived by her son Eric Pittsley of West Palm Beach, a sister Elizabeth Gottielb of Sweden, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be at All County Funeral Home and Crematory in the Del Lago Chapel, on Sunday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

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Richard Narron - December 28, 1960 - June 5, 2022


Richard Narron - December 28, 1960 - June 5, 2022 Richard L Narron, age 61 died of natural causes on June 5th, 2022, in Delray Beach, Florida. Richard is survived by his wife, Debra A Narron; his children Ryan Narron and Julie Narron; and his grandchildren Alexus, Julissa, & Kaitlyn. He also leaves behind his mother Annie Narron, and sisters Virginia Marcom & Sherry Narron. Richard was born on December 28, 1960, in Raleigh, North Carolina, to parents Annie Narron and Roscoe Narron.

In 1978, he moved to West Palm Beach, Florida, and accepted a position at Folding Shutter Corporation, where he worked for more than 25 years then moved on to Apex Shutters where he was partnered with Saul Castro. Richard was a great family man and a loving father. He married Debra and the couple had 2 children together. Richard was a social, active man who was loved deeply. He enjoyed fishing on Lake Okeechobee, walking on the pier, watching movies with his wife, and spending time with his family.

His family and friends will always remember him as a kind, funny man with a heart of gold.

A Ceremony of Life is scheduled for Richard on June 10th, 2022, at 2:00 Pm at Del Lago Chapel of Lake Worth. You all are welcome to attend and celebrate Richard‘s life.

The Narron family would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

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Helen L. Natoli - April 2, 1926 - June 5, 2022


Helen L. Natoli - April 2, 1926 - June 5, 2022 Helen L. Natoli, 96, of Sandhill Cove, Palm City, FL, died at the Harper House, Treasure Coast Hospice, in Stuart, on Sunday, June 5, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Pearl and Stanley German, New Tripoli, PA. She was of Pennsylvania Deutsch descent.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Henry during his childhood, first husband, Philip Platt, second husband, John Natoli. Helen’s mother died when she was under 10, followed by her young brother. Unable to cope, Helen’s father sent her to live with her Aunt Verna, who was raising 5 children.

She is survived by cousins and an AMAZING friend, Vicki Gehlert, whom words cannot describe the gratitude this family has for her help, love and assistance to Aunt Helen. She was affectionately referred to as “Aunt Honey” by her young relative. That brought her joy.

Helen was an RN,a graduate of Methodist Hospital Nursing School, Philadelphia, and received her Master’s degree from Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. She joined the Air Force during the Korean Conflict, and was stationed at Patrick AFB in Cocoa Beach.

She moved from New York CIty to Florida in 1970. Helen travelled quite extensively after she retired.

Helen was active in the Eastern Star, DAR, and several other organizations.

Helen was widowed twice, and moved to Sandhill Cove after the death of her second husband. She kept active at Sandhill Cove.

Helen was a brilliant lady. She was charitable, kind, loving, kind to animals, benevolent.She had her beloved dog trained as a therapy dog. She crocheted hats for preemies. She donated to every raffle or fund raiser when asked. She was an avid reader. She donated to the scholarship fund at Sandhill Cove. She bought books for family members who attended college. She sent oranges and grapefruit to about 10 family members up north every winter. We will miss that Florida Sunshine!

Memorial Service will be announced in the upcoming weeks. Arrangements under the care of Forest Hills Funeral Home. Memorial contributions to Sandhill Cove Scholarship Fund, 1500 SW Capri St.Palm City. FL 34990, or Calvary Chapel, 1633 SW 34th St, Palm City, Fl 34990, would be appreciated in Helen’s memory.

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VINCENT JAMES GIOVINAZZI - June 09, 1933 - June 04, 2022


VINCENT JAMES GIOVINAZZI - June 09, 1933 - June 04, 2022 Vincent James Giovinazzi, 88, went to be with the Lord on June 4th, 2022 at the home of his son Anthony Giovinazzi and his wife Jo Giovinazzi in Jensen Beach.

He was born to Felix and Margaret Giovinazzi in Manhattan, New York, and had been a resident in Palm City and Jensen Beach, Florida for 29 years coming from Huntington Station, New York.

Survivors include his son, Anthony Giovinazzi (wife Jo), his daughter Laura Leavy (husband William), his sister Carol George (husband Robert) of New York, and his sister Ann Ascot of Coconut Creek, Florida. He had 9 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Giovinazzi, and his son Steven Giovinazzi.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Judes Hospital or Hospice of the Treasure Coast.

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Stephen Karol - September 7, 1959 - June 4, 2022


Stephen Karol - September 7, 1959 - June 4, 2022 tephen Karol, 62, of Stuart, Florida, passed away peacefully at home on June 4, 2022.

He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and raised in Toms River, NJ.

For 35 years prior to retiring, Stephen was an electrician for Public Service Electric & Gas, in Lower Alloways Creek, NJ. He was a proud union member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, IBEW, Local Union 94.

Stephen loved his family, fishing, and fixing things.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 44 years, Daina, and their sons, Brian and Keith who were his pride & joy; sister Edwina Walters & her husband Matt, their children Heather, Christopher, Daniel, and Kevin, and their grandchildren, Liam and Vivianne; brother Joseph, his wife Connie, and their sons, Michael and Adam; and sister-in-law, Cheryl Karol.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Karol, mother Edna, brother Robert, and sister Mary Ann O’Donnell.

As per Stephen’s wishes, there will be no services.

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Fernando (Freddy) Guerrero Jr. - September 25, 1971 - June 4, 2022


Fernando (Freddy) Guerrero Jr. - September 25, 1971 - June 4, 2022 Fernando (Freddy) Guerrero Jr. passed away on June 4, 2022 at the young age of 50.

Freddy was a amazing artist. He could draw any figure or character upon request. One of Freddies favorite hobbies was to collect comic books. He did attend college in California to future his artist abilities but became home sick and returned without finishing.

He loved his family and would go above and beyond for them.

Freddy is survived by his mother, Sonia Pagan, Father, Fernando Guerrero Sr, Sister, Celina Torres, Brothers, Wilfredo Pagan Jr, and Victor Pagan.

Freddy was pre-deceased by Wilfredo Pagan Sr. Freddy deeply admired Wilfredo as he helped raise him.

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Louise Josephine Pressimone - JULY 28, 1933 – JUNE 4, 2022


Louise Josephine Pressimone - JULY 28, 1933 – JUNE 4, 2022 PORT SAINT LUCIE- Louise J. Pressimone, 88 passed away peacefully with her daughter and granddog by her side on June 4, 2022. She was born July 28, 1933 in Paterson, New Jersey the daughter of Thomas J. Danna and Lena (Caldera) Danna.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Rose Danna Scherger, brother, Salvatore Danna and three children, Anthony T. Pressimone, III, Lena Louise Pressimone, and Thomas Louis Pressimone.

Surviving in addition to her husband, Anthony T. Pressimone, Jr., are her daughter Toni Szparaga and husband Casey of Port St. Lucie; grandsons, AJ Pressimone of Orlando, Michael Szparaga of Port St. Lucie; Jon and wife Meryll of Rio; her granddogs, George, Gio, Penelope and Olivia as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Louise graduated from Eastside High School, Paterson, NJ. Following graduation, she married her high school sweetheart, Anthony T. Pressimone, Jr. They celebrated 70 Years of Marriage on February 24, 2022.

Louise was a member of the American Payroll Association, CPP Certified Payroll Professional and was Payroll Processing Manager at the North Jersey District Water Supply Commission for 25 years before retiring and relocating to Port St. Lucie, Florida.

She was the most incredible loving wife, mother, Nani and friend ever! Her most cherished hobbies were spending time with her grandsons, always supporting them with all of their hobbies; playing with her grandpups and working as Office Manager/Dance Grandma at True Crew Dance Co. for over 10 years.

Anyone who was ever in the presence of Louise knew immediately, that she was highly intelligent, honest, direct and to the point; while at the same time, being one of the most kind, open minded and reasonable people you could ever meet. She loved her grandsons and family; all children, the elderly and animals and they all knew it. But most of all, she was the Matriarch to her family and her shoes will be very hard to fill.

The family has requested that those who attend the services wear something red, as it was her favorite color.

Those who wish to remember Louise in a special way may make gifts in her memory to St. Jude Children's Hospital at https://www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html?sc_icid=wtg-lz-donatenow.

A Visitation for Louise will be held Sunday, June 12, 2022 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Aycock at Tradition, 12571 Tradition Parkway, Port St. Lucie, FL 34987, followed by a Prayer Service from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.aycocktradition.com for the Pressimone family.

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John Arnold Spina - November 11, 1938 - June 2, 2022


John Arnold Spina - November 11, 1938 - June 2, 2022 It is with enormous sadness that we mourn the passing of John Arnold Spina, also known as Jack, Captain Jack, Big Jack, and Happy Jack, after a brief illness, on June 2, 2022.

Jack is preceded in death by his father Anthony Joseph Spina, Jr., his mother Virginia Fay (Elia) Spina, brother Anthony Joseph Spina III, and first wife Jane (Cotter) Spina.
Jack is survived by his beloved wife of 30 years, Mari Jo (Jo-Jo) Spina, his son from his first wife, John Joseph Spina (also known as Jack), daughter-in-law Dianna, grandchildren Devin, Isabelle, Gianna, and great-granddaughter Novena Maria, his sister-in-law Catherine Spina as well as many other brothers and sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Jack was born on November 11, 1938, in Paterson, NJ. He joined the National Guard Reserves in 1960 where he served his country for several years. In his long life, Jack was a true jack of all trades and worked in and ran businesses in textiles, commercial construction, dry-cleaning, auto sales, and managed rental properties.

Jack had a great gift of socializing and making everyone he met feel comfortable with his warm and magnetic personality, deep voice, and smile. Jack served as President of the Lake Wallenpaupack Yacht Club (LWYC) for four years where along with his wife Jo-Jo they welcomed friends and family and hosted many social events. Jack loved horseback riding, golfing, fishing, skiing, barbequing, and of course vacationing at Port St. Lucia, Florida, where Jack, Jo-Jo, and beloved kitty Oscar, recently made their permanent home.

Jack leaves behind warm memories of his unconditional love for those close to him; especially his wife Jo-Jo and the family and friends he shared so many happy times with over the years. Jack will be tremendously missed though we are comforted that he has been promoted to God’s universal family reunion in heaven.

Due to the geographical distance of many family and friends, there will be no funeral service. A private life celebration in honor of Jack will be held later in Pennsylvania and Florida with those dates to be determined.

Jeannette Dozier Brown - June 2, 1921 - June 2, 2022


Jeannette Dozier Brown - June 2, 1921 - June 2, 2022 Jeannette Dozier Brown (Cinders) passed away on June 2nd, the day of her 101st birthday. Cinders was born in Monticello, Georgia to parents Fred Lane and Frances Cook Dozier. She graduated from Georgia College and moved to the Northeast after marrying her husband of 59 years, Albert (Al) Brown. Cinders was a “war bride” who met Al through mutual friends while he was stationed in South Carolina for U.S. Army Air Corps training.

Al’s IBM career took them to the New York City suburbs and they lived in New Canaan, Connecticut for many years. Cinders was an Elder of the Presbyterian Church and an active member of AAUW, PEO, and the Garden Center. She also volunteered at Person-to-Person, a non-profit organization housed at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Darien.

In 1985 Al and Cinders relocated to Piper’s Landing in Stuart, Florida, where they spent many wonderful years playing golf, bridge, and hosting / attending social gatherings. In 2013 Cinders relocated to Sand Hill Cove where she continued to play bridge and socialize with former Piper’s Landing friends, as well as with many new SHC friends.

Cinders was an avid reader, a wonderful cook and a “green thumb” gardener. She enjoyed playing golf as much for the scenery as the sport itself and usually had A Field Guide to Eastern Birds in the cart with her. She loved traveling and entertaining, but most of all, spending time with her family.

Cinders was pre-deceased by Al in 2003. She is survived by her three children: Pamela Brown Murphy (Stephen), Joyce Brown McCabe (Thomas) and Albert Brown Jr. (Denise), four grandchildren: Katie Murphy LeDoux, Andrew Murphy, Becky Murphy Christensen, and Colleen McCabe Lucas; and six great-grandchildren – Winnie Murphy, Rush Murphy, Ellie Christensen, Owen Christensen, Chase Lucas, and Walker Lucas.

A private graveside service will be held by the family.

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Gerald A. Donatelli - November 14, 1936 - June 2, 2022


Gerald A. Donatelli - November 14, 1936 - June 2, 2022 Gerald Donatelli, Palm City, FL 85 died at the Hospice house in Stuart, Florida on June 2, 2022.

Gerald was born on November 14. 1936 in Queens Village, NY and has been residing in Florida since 1997.

Gerald leaves behind his beloved wife Kathleen, his children Christine, Michael and Debra and 3 cherished grandsons Jaden Zach and Joshua .

There will be a celebration of life up in New York.

Family requests donations in Gerald's memory be made to Treasure Coast Hospice at Treasure Health, 1201 SE Indian Street, Stuart, FL 34997, or at 772/403-4500 or on line at www.treasurehealth.org or the American Cancer Society, 865 SE Monterey Commons Boulevard, Stuart, FL 34996 or on line at www.cancer.org.

There will be a Celebration of life on Sunday, June 12, 2002, 3:00 PM at Plantation Club Villas Community Room, 2211 NE Plantation Road, Stuart, FL 34995. There will be another in August in New York.

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Julius Lento - MARCH 20, 1929 – JUNE 2, 2022


Julius Lento - MARCH 20, 1929 – JUNE 2, 2022 Julius J. Lento a 90 year resident of Bellport and Patchogue passed away, unexpectedly, on June 2, 2022 at age 93. In 2019 he moved to Port St. Lucie Florida with his family. He was active in the community and enjoyed driving to the Jensen Beach causeway, everyday, to meet his friends. He enjoyed doing yard-work, painting and swimming and was active until the last day of his life. He was also a great Dad.

Born and raised in Bellport to Luigi and Louisa Lento, along with his seven brothers and one sister. Julius graduated from Bellport High School in 1948 where is was a avid soccer and track athlete.

He was predeceased by his wife Carol Lento, his parents and his all of his siblings. He is survived by his sons, John Lento and wife Gina, Frank Lento and wife Diane, his 3 grandchildren, Winifred Kummel (Lento) and spouse Adam, Jacquelyn Saccoccio (Lento) and spouse Marco and Jillian Allen (Lento) and spouse Rodney in addition to his two step-grandchildren Colin and spouse Kristina and Erin Ward. He got joy from his 5 Great-grand-children, Dempsey, Leila, Mia, Julian, Genevieve and his step great-grand-child C.J..

He worked for Grumman Aerospace, then owned J & J Painting and Spackling Company with his brother-in-law James Cartwright. He then owned J. Lento Horse Transportation and was a accomplished standardbred horse jockey for over 20 years. Although he worked hard at all these jobs his favorite was working for the Town of Brookhaven for over 15 years, as a dock master at Pine Neck Ave and the Sandspit. He cherished meeting so many boaters, fisherman, crabbers and water enthusiasts over the years and being a part of the Town of Brookhaven team.

Julius joined the US Army in 1948 and achieved the rank of Sargent First Class while he was stationed in Germany and Austria. He also was awarded the Army of Occupation Medal before being honorably discharged in 1952. He was very proud to have served his country.

In the 1980’s he supported and worked with his wife Carol, her sister Claire and other volunteers to support the Medford Volunteer Ambulance Company of which Carol eventually became Chief.

Visitation for Mr. Lento will take place Tuesday May 6th from 6 to 8pm at Aycock Funeral Home in Jensen Beach, Florida.

Visitation for Mr. Lento will also take place Sunday, June 12th from 5 to 9pm at the Robertaccio Funeral Home Inc. in Patchogue, New York. A funeral mass will be held at 10am at Mary Immaculate Church in Bellport. He will be laid to rest immediately following church at Calverton National Cemetery.

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Jane Schwartz - April 8, 1932 - June 1, 2022


Jane Schwartz - April 8, 1932 - June 1, 2022 Remembering Jane, Loving Mother Grandmother(Grammy) Friend A Lifetime of “Sweet Memories” of one who Loved us so!

Miss Me-But Let me go
When I come to the end of the road and the sun has set for me. I want no rites in a gloom-filled room
Why cry for a soul set free?

Miss me a little- but not too long
And not with your heads bowed low.
Remember the Love that we all must take and each one must go alone.
It’s all part of the Master’s plan. A step on the road to home.

When you are lonely and sick at heart, Go to the friends we know.
And bury your sorrows in doing good deeds.

Miss me-but let me go

The family would like to Thank you for your prayers and support during this time. Your shared memories, comforting condolences, and gestures of love are truly appreciated.

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Stanley W. Chaplin - OCTOBER 23, 1931 – JUNE 1, 2022


Stanley W. Chaplin - OCTOBER 23, 1931 – JUNE 1, 2022 Stanley W. Chaplin, 90, passed away on June 1, 2022.
He was born in Keene, NH and lived in the Jensen Beach area for 33 years.

He is survived by his longtime partner, Ruth Mulbach; his daughter Suellen Nadeau and her husband Jeff; his son, John Chaplin and his wife Terri; and his two grandsons Connor and Ryan Beckett.

He was preceded in death by his wife Joanne P. Chaplin.

Stan graduated from Duke University with a B.S. Degree. He served his country as a captain in the Air Force deploying to Viet Nam twice and later working for the Department of the Army.

He was a deacon for the Jensen Beach Community Church and an active volunteer in their community thrift store. He was a connoisseur of antiques and fine art and a founding member of the Atlantic Classical Orchestra of Stuart, Florida.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in his name to Jensen Beach Community Church Youth Education Scholarship Fund.

A private graveside service will be held on June 18th at 11 a.m. in All Saints Cemetery, Jensen Beach.

Frederick O Rieger - February 25, 1939 - April 29, 2019


Frederick O Rieger - February 25, 1939 - April 29, 2019 Frederick O. “Fred” Rieger, 80, of Port St. Lucie passed away peacefully at home on April 29, 2019, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Fred joined the Air Force to serve his country and began his love of travel. Fred’s early career with Taylor Publishing gave him the opportunity to travel the United States and brought the love of his life to him. In 1994, with his wife, Terry, they opened Diamonds by Terry in Stuart, FL and quickly became known as philanthropists from the many local charities they supported. Recently they were honored by the House of Hope for their years of dedication.

Fred was always quick with a smile and known for his big heart. He always looked at life with a positive attitude, never looking at the glass half empty but always half full. A loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend whose quick wit kept those around him smiling, he leaves behind his wife Linda “Terry” Rieger, his sons David Rieger and his wife Kimberly Johnson-Rieger of Harmony, FL, and Joseph Rieger and his wife Sandra Rieger of Port St. Lucie, FL, his grandchildren Joshua Rieger, Justin Rieger, Jennifer Rieger, David Rieger, II, and Giovanna Rieger, as well as two great-grandchildren Kyleigh and Wyatt Dellinger. Preceded in death are his parents, Otto and Carla Rieger, as well as his brother and sister-in-law, Philip and Anne “Nancy” Rieger.

A burial at sea will be held with family at sunrise on Saturday, May 4, 2019. All are welcome to attend the Celebration of Life to be held also on Saturday, May 4th from 2 pm to 5 pm at the Marriott Resort Hutchinson Island in the Osprey Ballroom, located at 555 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart, FL.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to any of the following charities: House of Hope, Hibiscus Children’s Center or Mary’s Shelter.

Richard "Dick" Shaw Hall Jr. - December 9, 1944 – April 1, 2018


Richard "Dick" Shaw Hall Jr. - December 9, 1944 – April 1, 2018 - Richard Shaw Hall, Jr. December 9, 1944 – Was an American publisher with a marketing and sales background. Mr. Hall was born on Staten Island, in New York City. He attended Port Richmond High School where he experienced his first exposure to the world of publishing when he, for 4 years, worked on the school's yearbook.

He attended City College of New York (Staten Island) from 1963 and 1964. He then embarked on an adventure to Kentucky, Morehead State University where he finished his undergraduate degree with majors in History, Sociology and Psychology, with minors in Business and Biology.

He returned to New York and began a teaching career in the field of Special Education specifically “Learning Behavioral Disabilities” at the secondary level (7th grade – 12th grade) at the 600 school on Staten Island housed on the Mt Loretto campus.

He attended Columbia University Graduate School with an emphasis in “Behavioral Psychology”.

After several lengthy teachers strikes he was offered an opportunity to move to Columbus, Ohio working for B.F. Skinner, designing and implementing behavioral modification programs imbedded in curriculum. He also did field research in that field and staff development. From 1969 – 1972 he was on loan to the University of Pittsburg (Leaning Resource Development Center) working with a field research program called I.P.I (Individualized Prescribed Instruction). In 1970, when the publishing rights for I.P.I. was acquired by New Century Education Corporation, Mr. Hall returned to the world of publishing. He remained with New Century until 1975.

During this time Mr. Hall was involved with Open Court publishing, editing the synthetic phonics “Foundation” program.

From 1976 to 1979 Mr. Hall became aware of school of educational thought spearheaded by Dr. Arthur Whimby, author of” Intelligence Can Be Taught” and began a relationship with a company called I.S.I (Innovative Sciences, Inc.) who brought behavioral management techniques together with the cognitive learning strategies of Whimby.

In 1979 he joined the Ohio based C.O.I.N. (Coordinated Occupational Information Network) an information database serving the guidance counselors across the country.

In 1986 after the sale of C.O.I.N. to Bell & Howell, Mr. Hall joined the Marketing and Sales department of Cambridge Book Company.

He achieved his highest success with Out2News, an online publishing newspaper effort created for the local Treasure Coast Community with a News/citizen journal emphasis. He called it the “Happy” news!

Perhaps the most important roll Mr. Hall prized was that of loving husband and devoted father. He adored his family and put them first in all that he did.

He is survived by his wife Robin Hall of 37 years, son Richard Shaw Hall III and daughter in law Sasha Hall, son Andrew Shaw Hall and daughter in law Erica Hall.

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Richard Shaw Hall Sr. April 21, 1921 - September 28, 2007

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Richard Shaw Hall Sr. Decorated Naval Aviator Dies at 86 in Palm City
Richard (Dick Hall) Hall founder of Libre House Publishing of Princeton, New Jersey and Chem-Pro Marketing of Staten Island, New York died September 28, 2007 after a brief illness in Palm City, Florida.
He is survived by his two sons Richard S. Hall, Jr. and daughter in-law Robin Hall of Palm City, Florida and Gregory H. Hall and daughter in-law Debbie Hall of Staten Island. He was also survived by three grand children Dana Carole Hall Reese of Los Angeles, Richard S. Hall III of Palm City and Andrew S. Hall also of Palm City. Mr. Hall had two great grand children Charles and Smyth Reese of Los Angeles. He also was survived by 2 siblings, older brother Norman Hall (91)of Whiting, New Jersey and younger sister Doris Zdanowicz of New Jersey as well.
He was married to Alice M. Baker for 60 years also of Staten Island.
Noted “Who’s Who” business and finance entrepreneur was probably best know for his “Cost estimation” articles in McGraw Hill’s publication Chemical Engineering. He led the way to computerized cost estimation in the stainless steel industry.
From modest means in his early years it might be said that he was a product of the depression and World War II. Born on Staten Island, New York on April 21, 1921 he attended Public School #30 in The Westerleigh area of the island. He graduated from port Richmond High School in 1939 and proceeded to go to work in Manhattan for the U.S. Nickel Company. Later in 1941 he worked at The Bethlehem Ship yard where he worked as an electricians apprentice on ships including the Destroyer Juno.
He enlisted as a Naval Aviation Cadet in April 1942, shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was first assigned to The Naval Civil Pilot Training Program at Syracuse University from June to October 1942; United States Naval Preflight School at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., from January to March 1943; United States Naval Air Training Center, Glenview, Illinois, from March – July 1943; United States Naval Air Training Center, Corpus Christi, Texas, July 1943 – February 1944; graduated and commissioned Ensign U.S.N.R. (Naval Aviator) on February 9, 1944.
Assigned U.S. Naval Operational Training Center, Banana River, Florida from February -April 1944; assigned to Navy Squadron VPB26, Charleston, S.C. to Fleet Air Wing 17, serving with the fleet in the central and western Pacific theaters. Awarded Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medals for “Meritorious Service” in China, Korean and Japanese mainland theaters of operation. He was promoted to Lt. (JG) in April 1945. Was a member of the first Naval Aviation Squadron to land in the Tokyo Bay area simultaneous with the fleet’s arrival in September, 1945. He served several weeks with the occupation forces in Japan.
Reassigned to Naval Air Station, Kaneohe, Hawaii. Ordered to Fleet Headquarters, New York via NAS Alameda, California for release from active duty on January 6, 1946.
Mr. Hall attended Wagner College, Staten Island, New York from 1946 to 1948. He then went to work as a sales representative for New York Refrigeration Co., Long Island, N.Y., 1947. Sales Representative for Doyle & Roth Manufacturing Co., Brooklyn, NY from 1947 to 1954; Advertising Sales Manager, 1954 – 1963; Vice President 1963 – 1970. Vice President of Walster Corp. Simpson, Pa. 1962 – 1970; Chem-Pro Marketing Services, Staten Island, N.Y., 1966 – 1970; Vice President, Chem-Pro Associates, 1970; President, Richard S. Hall & Associates Ltd., Staten Island, NY from 1970 – 1987.
For 20 years he was a Biographee of Who’s Who in the East, Who’s Who In Finance and Industry, and the International Biographee.
He served on American Standards Association committee establishing “Standards for Tubular Heat Exchangers for the chemical industry”, a collaborative effort between the American, and the Tubular Exchanger Manufactures Association.
Retiring in 1987 he joined and actively participated in the Services Corps of Retired Executive, co-chairing-in a collaborative effort with the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce–a series of seminars on international trade.
He was a member of the Chemists Club, American Association of Cost Engineers, Association of Naval aviation, Service Core of Retired Executives, The Planetary Society, National Space Society, and International Trade Advocacy Group.
After the death of his loving wife in 2003 and in ill health, he moved to Palm City, Florida to live with is son Richard and his family.
In his later years he was active with The Martin County Council On Aging, The V.I.P. (Visually Impaired Persons), The Palm City Art Associates.
Mr. and Mrs. Hall will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery. The family has expressed that in lue of flowers please make a donations to Hospice of The Treasure Coast.