Our Obituaries

Margaret F. Clayton

April 7, 1928 - December 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Kathleen Jewell Goff

December 6, 1932 - December 14, 2017

Kathleen Jewell Goff, 85, of Bradenton passed away Thursday December 14, 2017. She was born December 6, 1932 in Webster Springs West Virginia. Kathleen was our "Precious Jewell" who was strong and loving. She was so very proud of her children, Nancy and Doug, and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved her job at Duffs and worked until she was 82. She is survived by loving family,...
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Beverly Ann Nelson

February 11, 1941 - December 12, 2017

Beverly Ann Nelson, age 76 of Bradenton, FL passed away December 12, 2017. She was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts on February 11, 1941. Beverly graduated St. Mary's High School and eventually moved here from Derry, New Hampshire in 1972, where she lived in Sarasota for 26 years before moving to Bradenton in 2002. Beverly was a very devoted employee at the Village Inn Restaurant for 20 years and...
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Mildred Delgado SNYDER

July 20, 1927 - December 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Lillian Chadwick

January 31, 1923 - December 10, 2017

Lillian Chadwick of Bradenton passed away Sunday December 10, 2017 at the age of 94. She was born January 31, 1923 in Sciotoville Ohio. Lillian graduated from High School in 1939 from Sciotoville, OH. She then graduated from Business College at the age of 18 in 1941. She then began her career in Washington D.C. at the U.S. State Department. In 1944 she married Raymond Mosser. Together, they...
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Fredrick Allen ADAMS

May 8, 1944 - December 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Carolyn Vaughn Jaeger

September 1, 1926 - December 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Kyle Allen Maule

February 22, 1986 - November 30, 2017

Kyle Allen Maule was born in Lakeland, Florida on February 22, 1986 and passed away on November 30, 2017 at the age of 31. Kyle was a proud graduate of Lakewood Ranch High School and went on to attend Florida State University. Following college, Kyle worked for Integrity Doctors in several capacities as well as a Chef for several restaurants in the Bradenton/Sarasota area. Kyle is surrounded...
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Stanley Irwin Scherer

March 24, 1935 - November 28, 2017

Stan Scherer, of blessed memory, passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the age of 82. Stan was the beloved husband of Joy Scherer; loving father to David (Jinny), April and Norman (Diana Paver); and a dear grandfather, "Pop-Pop", to Michelle, Meagan (Vlad), Victoria and Sam. Stan was born to Julia and Moe Scherer in Bronx, New York and is survived by his siblings, Robert (Jane) and Nancy....
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Carlos Heberto Baserva

February 25, 1928 - November 24, 2017

Carlos H. Baserva Sr., of Bradenton passed away Friday November 24, 2017. He was born February 25, 1928 in Santiago De Cuba, Cuba. Carlos relocated his family to Miami, fleeing the communist regime in 1959. Carlos graduated from the University of Santiago with a journalism degree. After settling in Miami he worked several jobs to support his family. He also quickly began to teach and coach...
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Robert L. JOSEPH

May 20, 1942 - November 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Crystal Ensign

August 14, 1918 - November 20, 2017

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Crystal A. Ensign

August 14, 1918 - November 20, 2017

Crystal A. Joly Ensign (Edwards), age 99, of Bradenton, Florida went peacefully on Monday November 20, 2017. Crystal was born August 14, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois to Minnie Joly and Alfred Joly. Crystal worked Zenith Radio in Chicago during her youth, later contributing ti the family business while raising her family in Iowa. Crystal was a beautiful, sweet and loving mother to her children and...
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Frances Jackson

May 13, 1929 - November 19, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home.
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Marion J. Jacobs

January 26, 1936 - November 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Patricia Ann MCCLELLAN

October 22, 1935 - November 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Lev Moshkovich

May 2, 1927 - November 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Molly Elizabeth Wydro

September 29, 1955 - November 15, 2017

Molly E. Wydro, age 62 of Lakewood Ranch, FL passed away November 15, 2017 in the loving arms of her family. She was born September 29, 1955 to Matthew and Mary Francis O'Brien in Buffalo, NY. Molly attended D'Youville College and received a Bachelors in Nursing and her CRNA designation. She worked as a Nurse Anesthesist for Sleeping Beauty Anesthesia, PLLC. Molly was known by all as the ...
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Edward P. Breedlove

August 22, 1931 - November 12, 2017

Edward Breedlove, 86 of Bradenton, FL passed away November 12, 2017. He was born August 22, 1931 in Helena, GA to Rona Bell and James Breedlove. Edward loved NASCAR and loved spending time with his family, especially his grandkids and great grandkids. He was preceded in death by his parents, his siblings, and his wife, Lou-Anne Breedlove. Edward is survived by his daughters, Sheila (Eric) Hunter,...
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Robert Joseph Comeau

December 29, 1934 - November 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Robert G. Opsincs

August 5, 1940 - November 8, 2017

Robert "Bob" Gerald Opsincs, 77, of Bradenton, Florida passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 8th, 2017. Born on August 8th, 1940 to John and Mary Opsincs in Cleveland, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his parents and stepfather George T. Opsincs. Bob grew up in Cleveland and attended John Marshall High School. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Navy. While serving in...
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Ana Rosa Nazario

September 6, 1932 - November 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Henry Hicks

January 18, 1928 - November 3, 2017

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Anna Lee Biggar

January 13, 1924 - November 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Henry C. Hicks

January 18, 1928 - November 3, 2017

Henry C. Hicks Sr., age 89 of Homosassa, FL passed away Friday, November 3, 2017. He was born January 18, 1928 in Baltimore, Maryland to William Garnet Hicks and Quina Boyd. Henry wanted to serve his country, but was too young to join, as 17 years old was the age to enlist. He quit school after the 11th grade to join the Merchant Marines in 1944 and joined the United States Marine Corps from 1945...
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Hebron Bryant WHITE

July 7, 1949 - November 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Martin Garcia

November 13, 1989 - October 28, 2017

Fill not your hearts with pain and sorrow,but remember me in every tomorrow.Remember the joy, the laughter, the smiles,I've only gone to rest a little while.Although my leaving causes pain and grief, my going has eased my hurt,and given me relief.So dry your eyes and remember me,not as I am now, but as I used to be.Because, I will remember you all,and look on with a smile.Understand in your...
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Samantha Jo Gardner

August 29, 1991 - October 27, 2017

Samantha Gardner, age 26 of Bradenton, FL passed away October 27, 2017. She was born August 29, 1991 in Bradenton to Martin and Cheryl Gardner. Samantha will always be remembered as an outgoing and kind hearted person. She would give her last to help anyone in need. Samantha was a loving aunt, a great sister, and an awesome friend. Samantha will be remembered always by her 3 nephews, 3 nieces,...
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Norma Ann McWhorter

February 10, 1930 - October 26, 2017

Mrs. Norma A. McWhorter, 87, of Bradenton, died Thursday, October 26, 2017 at her residence at Westminster Towers. There will be no services. Private interment will take place in Bradenton. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to:Tidwell Hospice 4151 - 37th St. E., Palmetto, FL 34221Norma was born on February 10, 1930 in Athens, Ohio. She moved to Sarasota, FL in 1939. She...
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Oliver Michael Davis

October 1, 1995 - October 25, 2017

Oliver M. Davis 22, of Orlando and Bradenton passed away Wednesday October 25, 2017. He was born October 1, 1995 in Tampa Florida. Oliver was loved by all. Spending his time with family, playing video games, riding his motorcycle and an unbridled love for food were some of his many passions. He had received his certification as a Harley Davidson Mechanic at Motorcycle Mechanic Institute in...
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Barbara Leaner Wheless

November 15, 1934 - October 25, 2017

Barbara Leaner Wheless, age 82 of Bradenton, FL passed away October 25, 2017. She was born November 15, 1934 in Bradenton to Ronnie Whidden and Bertie Mae Ritch Whidden. She attended Manatee County High School and graduated with the class of 1954. Barbara spent most of her years as a homemaker and also owned and operated a daycare from 1966-1979. She enjoyed gardening and collecting dolls and...
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Robert Constantin Permane

January 21, 1924 - October 24, 2017

Robert Constantin Permane "Bobby Permane", age 93 of Bradenton, FL passed away October 24, 2017. He was born January 21, 1924 in Camden, NJ to Constantin Charles Permane and Florence Elizabeth Palfrey. Bobby is survived by his children, Robert (Betty), James (Susan), and Joy (Henry); his granddaughter, Erica (Geoff) Goetz; great grandchild, Gemma Goetz; and his life partner of 41 years, Laverne...
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Lois W. Thrower

June 12, 1931 - October 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Edith C. Gardner

September 9, 1929 - October 21, 2017

Edith C. Gardner, born Sept. 9, 1929, died on Saturday, Oct. 21.2017 in Bradenton, FL.A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 at 11 am at Episcopal Church of the Nativity. 5900 Lockwood Ridge Rd. Sarasota, FL 34243. There will be a second memorial service, at a time to be determined, at St. Anne's Episcopal Church, RT 94 Washingtonville, NY 10992. The cremains will be interred...
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Deborah HARRISON

September 18, 1954 - October 19, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home.
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Deborah HARRISON

September 18, 1954 - October 19, 2017

Deborah Harrison 63, of Bradenton went to the Lord Thursday October 19, 2017. She was born September 18, 1954 in Hillsborough County, Florida.Deborah was an extraordinary woman of God, ministers wife, mother, and grandmother. She worked as a business manager for 25+ years and continued to do her work for the Lord. Her main focus in life was to see the ones she loved taken care of and happy. She...
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Myrtle Esther Bailey

November 25, 1923 - October 18, 2017

Esther Bailey, aged 93, passed peacefully in her sleep on October 18, 2017. A widow, she was thrice married to Leroy Harner, Lester Davis, and Cecil Bailey, all of whom are deceased. She was the daughter of Worley Rhoten and Agnes Morefield Rhoten and was the last remaining member of her family. She is pre-deceased by her siblings: Emmanuel Rhoten, Hiawatha (Dottie) Rhoten, Charles Rhoten, Loma...
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Philip F. BARONE

August 30, 1933 - October 14, 2017

Philip F. Barone, DDS, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, died on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 84 years of age. He was born August 30, 1933 in Brooklyn, New York. An alumnus of Fordham University and the New York University College of Dentistry, Philip raised his family in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ and practiced dentistry in Westwood, NJ for 45 years. His practice, Philip F. Barone, DDS and Associates, PA,...
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William Wayne Parham

July 11, 1925 - October 13, 2017

William (Bill) Parham 92, of Bradenton passed away Friday, October 13, 2017. He was born July 11, 1925 in Bedford, Indiana. Bill served in the US Navy in the South Pacific during WWII. He is survived by his daughter, Pamela Brewer, two grandchildren, Aimee and Shawn Brewer, and one brother, Gene Parham. Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Parham, his parents, Charles and Jessie Parham,...
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Stephen Blaise DeLise

December 29, 1941 - October 12, 2017

Stephen B. DeLise Jr., of Bradenton Florida passed away Thursday October 12, 2017. He was born December 29, 1941 in Brooklyn New York. Stephen moved to Sarasota in 1975, working as a school bus mechanic for the Sarasota School Department retiring in 2002. He married Jacqueline "Jackie" DeLise in 1978, he enjoyed many things but classic cars and fishing were his favorite past time.He is survived...
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Polyxeni Constantine

May 17, 1923 - October 9, 2017

Polyxeni Constantine, age 94 of Palmetto, FL passed away October 9, 2017. She was born on May 17, 1923 in Apidia, Greece to Kostas and Angeliki Theodorakakos. Polyxeni attended school in Apidia, Greece and received a high school diploma. After her marriage to Peter Michael Constantine in 1954, she came to America. Polyxeni then became an owner and operator of commercial real estate and an...
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June Harriet Kisellus

March 28, 1939 - October 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Patricia L. French

February 15, 1932 - October 7, 2017

Patricia L French 85 of Palmetto passed away Saturday October 7, 2017. She was born February 15, 1932 in Flint Michigan. She moved to Palmetto with her husband Milton French and her Son Tim in 1962. Patricia was a Christian; She enjoyed being a Mother and homemaker. Patricia's Passion was Bird watching always looking for a Humming Bird to pop up in the flowers that she loved.She kept up with each...
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Agnes M. Herdlick

January 7, 1937 - October 7, 2017

Agnes M. Herdlick 80, of Bradenton passed away Saturday October 7, 2017. She was born January 7, 1937 in Easton Pennsylvania. Agnes was a wonderful, Sister, Aunt, and Friend, she enjoyed fishing, helping and caring for friend, neighbors and animals. She and her husband Al were known as the angels of west Bradenton, because of their care and compassion for others.She is survived by sisters Sarah...
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Donald Robert Dix

August 30, 1934 - October 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Muriel J. BUCHIN

June 23, 1935 - October 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Frances E. BEIMBORN

October 2, 1927 - September 30, 2017

On Saturday September 30, 2017 Frances Beimborn 89, of Bradenton went home to be with her Lord Jesus Christ. Frances was born in Garden, Michigan October 2, 1927 to Lee Harry and Ruth McCauley Killoran and moved to Bradenton in 1960. On April 5, 1963 she was born again to Jesus Christ and was ever faithful to Him and His word until He called her home to Heaven.Frances is survived by loving...
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Mary A. Harley

April 6, 1918 - September 26, 2017

Mary A. Boatright Murphy Harley went to be with her Savior Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the age of 99 at her home in Bradenton. She was born on April 6, 1918 and raised in Arcadia, FL. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Guy (Preacher) Murphy and Carl Harley. She was the last of nine siblings to be greeted by their Heavenly Father. She is survived by her 3 daughters, Myra (Ralph) Hough...
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Charles Richard Browning

April 19, 1939 - September 26, 2017

Charles Richard Browning, 78, of Palmetto passed away Tuesday September 26, 2017. He was born April 18, 1939 in Lebanon Kentucky. Charlie was a member of Happy Gospel Church. He was a real estate agent, broker and auctioneer. He is survived by his loving wife Helen (Reece) Kessler Browning, son Dean Browning, and cousin Jim Ray.He is preceded in death by his first wife Joan Abell Browning...
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Juan Alva Rodriguez

February 8, 1967 - September 24, 2017

Juan Alva Rodriguez, age 50 of Bradenton, FL passed away September 24, 2017. He was born February 8, 1967 in Huehuetenango, Guatemala. Visitation will be on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 5-7pm at Manasota Funeral Home; 1221 53rd Ave. E., Bradenton, FL 34203. A funeral service will be on Friday at 7pm at Manasota Funeral Home.
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Raymond James Higdon

September 16, 1945 - September 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Robert Thomas HEALY

May 4, 1965 - September 19, 2017

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Wayne Austin White

May 6, 1935 - September 18, 2017

Wayne Austin White, 82, of Bradenton passed away Monday September 18, 2017; He was born May 6, 1935 in Connecticut. Wayne worked at The Water Sports Center from 1960 to 1980 boat dealership and repair, Sarasota Chrysler Plymouth for 10 years or so, Bob Boast Dodge and later VW for 30 years. He was an Army Veteran, and longtime member of Lance's Cruzin to Hop, Classic car shows. Remembered for his...
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Gloria Dawn Dolen

May 9, 1936 - September 15, 2017

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Gloria Dawn Dolen

May 9, 1936 - September 15, 2017

Gloria Dawn Dolen, age 81 of Sarasota, FL passed away September 15, 2017. She was born May 9, 1936 in Huntington, WV to Herbert Russell Chapman and Villa Virginia Chapman. Gloria was the cleanest and most hard working restaurateur you will ever meet. She was a dedicated owner of Dolen's Drive In of Huntington, WV and Dolen's Crazy Greek of Sarasota, FL. Gloria loved the beach, spending time with...
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Daniel W. Marez

October 3, 1972 - September 14, 2017

Daniel W. Marez Sr., age 44 of Bradenton, FL, passed away September 14, 2017. He was born October 3, 1972 to his mother, Debra Marez, and lovingly raised by Gail Ruth Marez (Ellis) and Luis Marez. He attended Meeker High School. Daniel was a family man and enjoyed spending time with those he loved. He is survived by his wife, Helen A. Marez; his biological mother, Debra Marez; children, Lacee...
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Jennie M. MYERS

January 15, 1921 - September 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Monika Dushey

September 27, 1946 - September 12, 2017

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Matthew Georg ZANDER

September 28, 1965 - September 11, 2017

Matthew Georg Zander. 51, of Bradenton fell asleep in the Lord Monday, September 11, 2017. Born September 28, 1965 in Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, Matthew grew up in Prescott and Cottonwood, AZ. He graduated from Mingus Union High School, class of 1983, Cottonwood, and attended both the University of Arizona and the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he majored in Music Education. Matthew was an...
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Lorie Betjemann

October 13, 1937 - September 11, 2017

Lorie Betjemann 79, of Bradenton passed away Monday September 11, 2017. She was born October 13, 1937 in Queens New York. Lorie, through her many years as a nurse at Freeport Alcohol & Drug Detox Unit, helpedhundreds of individuals struggling with addiction. She will be remembered for her compassion and tireless efforts on their behalf and wanted to commend Dr. Bob and Bill for 45 years.She...
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James D. RAMSEY

April 28, 1929 - September 8, 2017

James (Jim) (JD) D. Ramsey, 88, of Bradenton FL passed away Friday September 8, 2017. He was born on April 28, 1929 in Danville KY to Sue & Joe Ramsey. He is survived by loving wife of 39 years Joan (Joanie), daughter Becky (Dennis) Kanipe, granddaughter Sami Stasik (Cody), grandson Craig Kanipe, Jesse Kanipe, Son Troy Reeves (Barbara), grandsons Travis Reeves and Ethan Reeves, sisters Edna...
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Lillian Castle

October 22, 1932 - September 4, 2017

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Phyllis Virginia Laplante

February 8, 1924 - August 31, 2017

Phyllis V. Laplante 93, of Bradenton passed away Thursday August 31, 2017. She was born February 8, 1924 in Sharpsburg, Ohio. She attended Oneco United Methodist Church faithfully until about 6 years ago. There she sang in the choir and participated in the Christian Women's Association. She attended church with either daughter, when able, after she moved out of her own home, so she is well known...
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Eddie F. Christian

February 9, 1946 - August 30, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home.
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Larry Ray Goings

November 26, 1942 - August 30, 2017

Larry "LG" R. Goings, Sr. age 74 of Bradenton, FL, formerly of Waldorf, Maryland, passed away August 30, 2017. He was born November 26, 1942 in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Larry was a proud business owner in the Lawn Care industry for many years. He was also a member of Disabled American Veterans, Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary and the Elks and he also enjoyed singing and sports. Larry...
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William Haller Kennedy

October 5, 1940 - August 30, 2017

William Haller Kennedy, Bradenton, FL (formerly East Greenbush, NY) passed away after a brief battle with cancer on August 30, 2017 surrounded by his loving family."Uncle Bill" was born on October 5, 1940 to Mary Haller Kennedy and John Robert Kennedy in Bluefield, WV. He was raised in Matoka, WV, and Columbus, OH. Bill is survived by his wife of 46 years, Beverly (Harseim) and their children,...
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Federico Silva Aguilar

July 29, 1982 - August 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Lonnelle N. HUNT

January 5, 1938 - August 27, 2017

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Frederick John Frederickson

June 30, 1930 - August 27, 2017

Frederick J. Frederickson 87, of Bradenton passed away Sunday August 27, 2017. He was born June 30, 1930 in Orange, New Jersey. Fred's life was one of service. He proudly served in the Navy during the Korean Conflict. He served as a policeman on, and was promoted to Chief of the Caldwell New Jersey police department. Fred also served Digital Equipment Corporation as its security head. Fred and...
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Maria M. Nunez

September 8, 1944 - August 27, 2017

Maria M. Nunez 72, of Bradenton passed away Sunday August 27, 2017. She was born September 8, 1944 in Angeles, Utuado, Puerto Rico. Maria was devoted wife and a devout Catholic. She had an infectious smile and amazingly loving personality who always welcomed people into her home and into her heart. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and fishing with her husband. She was a retired postal worker and...
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John Anthony Buhler

November 12, 1935 - August 24, 2017

John A. Buhler, age 81 of Bradenton, FL passed away August 24, 2017. He was born November 12, 1935 in Hollis, NY to Anton and Emma (Braun) Buhler. John joined the US Navy at the age of 17 and eventually discharged as a Seaman second class after serving for four years on the USS James C. Owens DD-776, where he completed a world tour in the Korean War. John married the love of his life, Elizabeth ...
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Melvin Walter Saager

January 20, 1925 - August 22, 2017

Melvin W. Saager, 92, died August 22, 2017 at Westminster Manor in Bradenton, FL. Born in Lodi, WI, he retired after 22.5 years in the USAF in Homestead, FL. Melvin relocated to Plant City, FL after Hurricane Andrew and most recently relocated to Summerfield Assisted Living in Bradenton. He is survived by his daughters, Gale Major of Bradenton FL, Barbara Munz of Dade City, FL, and Sharon (Rusty)...
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Walter Benjamin HOLCOMB

April 19, 1970 - August 21, 2017

Walter "Ben" Holcomb, Jr., age 47 of Bradenton, FL passed away August 21, 2017. He was born April 19, 1970 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Ben attended Southeast High School, graduating in 1989 and went on to be a Concrete Plant Manager of Durlach Industries. Ben thoroughly enjoyed being members of both the National Rifle Association and the American Fishing Association. A perfect day for him would be...
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Lynne M. Emerson

March 13, 1964 - August 18, 2017

Lynne M. Emerson, 53, of Sarasota passed away Friday August 18, 2017. She was born March 13, 1964 in Batavia, New York. Lynne moved to Sarasota Florida in 1981 where she attended Sarasota High School and graduated with Honors. She worked at Winn -Dixie as a head cashier and Bank of America as a head teller. While working at Winn - Dixie she met the love of her life, David and wed in 1985. After...
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Juan Jose Marquez

August 8, 1971 - August 18, 2017

Juan Jose Marquez passed away on August 18, 2017 in Jonesboro AR. Visitation will be held on Aug 25, 2017 at the Manasota Funeral Home, 1221 53rd Ave E. Bradenton FL 34203, from 5pm to 9pm. Funeral service will be on Aug 26, 2017 at 10am at the Manasota Funeral Home.
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Robert Monte Freeman

December 7, 1936 - August 18, 2017

On August 18, 2017 Bob died suddenly at the age of 80 in Bradenton, Florida. He was born on December 7, 1936, to Thomas and Etta Monte Freeman in Haverstraw, New York. He graduated from Haverstraw High School in 1955 and served in the United States Army as a military policeman. In 1957 he married Bridget (Breda) O'Brien and shared 60 years of marriage with his best friend. In 1958, Bob...
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Emilio Yero

April 22, 1931 - August 17, 2017

Emilio Yero, MD, 86, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at his home in Bradenton, FL. He leaves his loving wife of 38 years, Mirta (Pintado) Yero; his sons Emilio, Jorge, Daniel, and Manuel Yero; his daughters Ana Maria Mondragon and Tatiana Yero; his stepson Jorge Cerezo; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his beloved grandmother, mother and...
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Shirley A. Beard

June 5, 1946 - August 12, 2017

Shirley A. Beard, 71, of Bradenton passed away Saturday August 12, 2017. She was born June 5, 1946 in Louiville Kentucky. Shirley was an avid fisherman and enjoyed the beach. She enjoyed going to the range and to bingo on Fridays and traveling with her siblings the Wolfe Pack. Shirley was a hard worker; she retired after 18 years as head custodian at Anna Maria Elementary School. She was a fun...
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Linda L. Moore

October 1, 1950 - August 11, 2017

Linda Lee Moore was born October 1, 1950 in White River Junction, Vermont; and was raised in the New England area. At a young age she found an affinity for nursing which lead her to a Bachelor's of Science onto a Registered Nursing degree. The last 10 years of her nursing career, she thoroughly enjoyed teaching nursing students toward their license. Her nursing was very gratifying to her and she...
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Ronald Peter Kearns

October 23, 1950 - August 11, 2017

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Maribeth Bridget Liberty

November 28, 1973 - August 10, 2017

Maribeth B. Liberty, age 43 of Sarasota, FL, passed away August 10, 2017. She was born November 28, 1973 in Springfield, MA to Arthur Liberty and Susan Moore. Maribeth graduated from Minnechaug High School and attended Holyoke Community College. She moved to Florida and worked as an Event Coordinator for Manatee County at the Powel Crosley Estate. Maribeth always had a smile on her face. She was...
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Pamela Sue Heaton-Wilson

July 28, 1957 - August 10, 2017

Pamela Heaton-Wilson 60, of Bradenton passed away Thursday August 10, 2017. She was born July 28, 1957 in Milwaukie Wisconsin. .Pamela enjoyed Music, gardening, Arts & crafts, Movies, spending time with Grandchildren, Caring for her mother in law, & her PetsShe is survived by her loving Husband William Wilson III, son's Justin (Lindsey)& Myles Heaton, Step children Darinda, Lauren ...
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Dennis Albert Heim

May 3, 1958 - August 9, 2017

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John O'Driscoll

February 11, 1944 - August 3, 2017

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Ray C. Hitchcock

April 6, 1926 - July 31, 2017

Raymond "Ray" Hitchcock, 91, of Bradenton, Florida, formerly of Naperville, Illinois, died on July 31, 2017. He proudly served in the United States Army during WWII from 1941-1945. Ray enjoyed flying, as he was a private pilot, and loved to play golf. He is survived by his wife, Florence Hitchcock; preceded in death by his daughters, Vicki Daniel, and Holly Wise; and will be missed by his...
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Fanely Maritsa Covarrubias

January 11, 1987 - July 30, 2017

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Dorothea Aurora Cook

March 13, 1919 - July 30, 2017

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Howard William Schlobohm

February 13, 1917 - July 24, 2017

Howard William Schlobohm, 100, a longtime resident of Bradenton, passed away on July 24, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with coronary artery disease.Born February 13, 1917, in the city of Yonkers, New York, he was the son of William A. and Frances B. (Gentner) Schlobohm.Upon graduation from The City University of New York, with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree, he enlisted in...
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Joanne Bennett Fowler

June 8, 1938 - July 24, 2017

Joanne Bennett Fowler, age 79 of Bradenton, Fl., passed away Monday, July 24, 2017. She was born June 8, 1938 in Malvern, Pa. to George and Margaret Bennett. Joanne is survived by her children, Donald (Tammy) Young, Jeffrey (Gina) Young, and Tom (Kim) Young; her step children; and she was loved by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, a great great grandchild and many extended family members...
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William Bruce BONN

June 16, 1954 - July 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Alfred Malaty Mekhail

November 28, 1930 - July 18, 2017

Mr. Alfred Mekhail, age 86, died peacefully in Bradenton, Florida on July 18th, 2017. Alfred is survived by his children Tarek (Julie) Mekhail, Elham (Edward) Ketchum, and Miranda Monahan as well as his seven Grandchildren Megan Tobar, Samantha Ketchum, Brian and Christian Mekhail, Hannah, Sarah, and Teagan Monahan.Alfred Mekhail was born on November 28th, 1930 in Qena, Egypt to Malaty and Esther...
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Roscoe Curles

July 21, 1944 - July 12, 2017

Roscoe "Buddy" Curles Jr., 72 of Bradenton, FL passed away July 12, 2017. He was born in Mitchell, GA and relocated to Florida in the 1950's. Buddy was an A1 Welder at Tropicana for 34 years. He will be greatly missed by all. Buddy was preceded in death by his mother, Eula Pearl Smith; father, Roscoe Curles, Sr.; brother, Joe Curles; and sisters, Connie Walling, and Janice Wright. He is survived...
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Angelina Borzkowski

November 30, 1923 - July 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Thelma Marilyn Perez

December 30, 1938 - July 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Margaret Simmons

July 22, 1919 - July 6, 2017

Margaret Putney - Simmons, of Bradenton and formerly of Troy Ohio, passed away Thursday July 6, 2017. She was born July 22, 1919 in Bradford Ohio.Margaret was employed at K's Hamburger Shop and also worked in the cafeteria at Hobart Mfg. Co. in Troy Ohio. She was a born again believer and was a member of Christian Family Fellowship Ministry in Tipp City Ohio.She is survived by her loving Children...
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Wayne Pies

August 18, 1947 - July 4, 2017

Wayne Andrew Pies, 69, of Bradenton passed away Tuesday July 4, 2017. He was born August 18, 1947 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.Wayne was loved and liked by so many. Always had a joke to tell and the life of the party. Never had a harsh word to say about anyone. Always looked for the good in people. He lived a full life doing what he enjoyed and what made him happy. He served 4 years in the Airforce...
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Warren Junior Bullis

December 28, 1924 - July 4, 2017

Warren Junior Bullis, 92, of Bradenton passed away Tuesday July 4, 2017. He was born December 28, 1924 in Rockyford Colorado."Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever." Psalms 23:6 Warren was a Combat Medic and part of the American 85th Combat Infantry Division in Italy during 1944 and 1945 until the war ended. He...
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Anton Miller

May 20, 1919 - July 4, 2017

Anton Miller, known to his friends as "Jack", 98, of Sarasota, passed away Tuesday July 4, 2017. He was born May 20, 1919 in Westfield New Jersey.Jack, a native of New Jersey, graduated from Westfield High School and started his career as a farmer in New Jersey. He served in World War II as a rifleman in the 314th infinity of the Army of the United States. He also served as a guard during the...
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Jose G. Marquez

April 2, 1941 - July 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.
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Ian Paul Danforth

March 4, 1979 - July 1, 2017

Ian Paul Danforth, 38, of Bradenton passed away Saturday July 1, 2017. He was born March 4, 1979 in Springfield Vermont. Ian loved playing star wars galaxies, he was a big video gamer, loved reading all kinds of books, Steven King was his favorite Author. He graduated in 2001, and went on to Art school in Tampa FL. He worked for Otis Spunkmyer, he was a very loving father to his only child,...
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