Our Obituaries


January 16, 1927 - January 27, 2018

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August 9, 1949 - January 23, 2018

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Cleo Willis Bridgham

November 25, 1919 - January 21, 2018

Cleo Willis Bridgham, 98, passed away on January 21, 2018 in Merritt Island, FL. She was born on November 25, 1919, in Little River, KS, to parents Fred and Lena Wernet. She was one of nine children, growing up on a farm in Kansas during the Great Depression. Cleo attended nursing school at the University of Kansas; upon graduating she joined the Navy and served as a nurse at Pearl Harbor. She...
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Walter G. Klenke

December 9, 1932 - January 20, 2018

Walter G Klenke, 85, passed away on January 20 in Cocoa, Florida.He was born on December 9, 1932 in Morristown, New Jersey. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was a longtime employee of the Mount Olive Township public schoolboard. Walter was a husband to Katherine Bird Klenke, who predeceased him in November 2008. He is survived by his son, Guy Klenke.
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Jo An Miller

November 21, 1931 - January 18, 2018

Jo An Miller, 86, died Thursday, January 18, 2018 at her home in Titusville. She was born November 21, 1931, in Oil City, Pennsylvania to the late Leo A. McGarry and Florence Markley McGarry.She married Donald M. Miller in 1954 while a student at the University of Pennsylvania. After earning her RN degree, she spent her working years in a variety of nursing positions including operating rooms,...
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Linda J. Marez

June 26, 1941 - January 17, 2018

Linda Joan Marez passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday January 17, 2018 at her home in Cocoa Beach, Florida, at age 76. She was born June 26, 1941 to Daisy and Arthur Huggins in Rome, Georgia.Linda was a loving and dedicated Wife and Mother to four children. She was the tenacious founder and chair of the Cobb Citizens Action Committee for Justice, and a proud graduate of MMC Nail...
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Wesley Irvin Perry

May 30, 1933 - January 15, 2018

The social butterfly we all knew and loved, took his final flight on Monday, January 15, 2018. Wesley I. Perry grew from the Great Depression, born May 30, 1933 to Percy "Pete" and Margaret Perry, in Spencer, NY. His life revolved around people - from his job with the Pennsylvania Job Center as an Employer Relationship Representative, helping employers, potential employees and disadvantaged youth...
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Carl I. Cierlak

December 22, 1932 - January 10, 2018

Carl I Cierlak, of Titusville, Florida passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018.He was 85 years old.Carl was born on December 22, 1932 in Muskegon, Michigan to Ignatious and Carolina Cierlak.He worked as a purchasing agent for the aerospace industry here on the space coast.There will be a funeral service on Wednesday, January 24th at 11:00am at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Titusville. Carl was...
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Michael Reid Boswell

February 23, 1944 - January 10, 2018

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Rudolph Frank Korda

November 7, 1928 - January 9, 2018

Rudolph Frank Korda, of Melbourne, Florida passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018. He was 89 years old.He was born on November 7, 1928 to Rudolph and Inga Korda in Los Angeles, California.Frank will be inurned at Brevard Memorial Park in Cocoa, Florida.
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Ruby J. Boatman

April 18, 1927 - January 9, 2018

Ruby Jean Boatman, 90, passed away on January 9 in Cocoa, FL. She was born and raised in Hillsboro, Ohio, to parents Clinton Colwell and Lucille Runyon.Ruby moved to Port St. John in 1973. She was a jack of all trades and did many different jobs in her lifetime; before retiring, she was a maintenance worker at Ocean Park condominium complex. She loved her church, First Baptist of Merritt Island,...
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Lucy M. Erickson

April 1, 1926 - December 29, 2017

Lucy M. Erickson, 91, of Titusville, FL passed away Friday, December 29, 2017. Born in Marmaduke, Arkansas, Lucy moved to Florida in 1978 from Indiana.Lucy attended Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Titusville. She was also a member of the Eastern Star organization.She is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Erickson, and son, Raymond Krebs. Lucy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Kathy...
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Frank Grayson

January 25, 1943 - December 26, 2017

I'd like the memory of me to be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglow of smileswhen life is done.I'd like to leave an echowhispering softly down the ways ~of happy times and laughing times,of bright and sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieveto dry before the sun ~with all of the happy memoriesthat I leave when my life is done.
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Karen Joy Hale

August 15, 1951 - December 26, 2017

Karen Joy Hale. of Cape Canaveral, Florida, passed away at home on Tuesday, December 26, 2017.Karen was 66 years old.Karen will be laid to rest in Liberty Hill Cemetery, In Perkinston, Mississippi.
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Gina Marie Borsari

October 1, 1959 - December 25, 2017

Gina Borsari, 58, went to be with the Lord on Christmas Day, 2017. She was born on October 1, 1959, in Jersey City, New Jersey, to parents Fred and Joan Borsari. She moved to Florida with her family in February of 1968. Gina graduated from Cocoa High School and resided at her home in Cocoa. She was a member of the Indian River Via de Cristo and Messiah Lutheran Church in Cocoa. Gina was also a...
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Morene Frances Underwood

October 1, 1930 - December 22, 2017

Morene Frances Underwood, age 87, passed away on December 22, 2017 at her home in Cocoa, FL. Morene was born, October 1, 1930, in Gainesville, Ga., daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Roy and Mae Lathem. Morene worked for the Brevard County School Board for 26 years, ending her career at Fairglen Elementary School, as the cafeteria manager. Morene is predeceased by her three sisters, Virginia Pierce,...
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Eugene Andrew Gardner

December 8, 1927 - December 21, 2017

Eugene Andrew Gardner, 90 of Merritt Island Florida, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, December 21, 2017. He is now reunited with his wife Phyllis of 66 years in the presence of God.Eugene was a Michigan native and moved to Merritt Island in 1965, where he lived with his loving wife Phyllis and his five children for 52 years. Eugene worked in the aviation and space industry for 60+ years,...
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Charles E. Italiener

December 12, 1930 - December 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, Cocoa, FL.
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Charles Emery Italiener

December 12, 1930 - December 15, 2017

Charles Emery Italiener of Merritt Island, passed away Friday, December 15, 2017. He had just celebrated his 87th birthday. Charles was born on December 12, 1930 in New York City to Frank and Marguarete Italiener. Charles was a mail man in Brevard County, Florida.There will be a funeral service for Charles at Messiah Lutheran Church in Cocoa on Thursday, December 21, 2017. He will be laid to...
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Robert G. Hansen

May 16, 1928 - December 13, 2017

ROBERT G. HANSEN - TITUSVILLE - Bob Hansen, 89, passed into eternal life on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. He was surrounded by loving family. Bob was born in Abington, Pennsylvania in 1928, and graduated from Abington High School. Bob was a WWII veteran and Paratrooper. Bob married the love of his life, Pat, May 21, 1949. Bob and Pat moved to Brevard County in 1987. Bob worked for Bell of PA...
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Darlene L. Crosby

April 11, 1955 - December 7, 2017

Darlene "Lulabelle" Crosby, of Cocoa, Florida passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017. She was 62 years old. Darlene was born in Wilmington, Ohio to Don and Rita Poston on April 11, 1955. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Larrie D Crosby, her sister Donna Eaton, brothers Donnie and Buddy Poston, children Denise Shockey, Larrie L. Crosby, Tammy Keller, Alex Crosby and Pete Crosby....
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Gertrude Louise Robinson

September 18, 1927 - December 6, 2017

Gertrude (Trudie) Louise (nee Konkler) Robinson was called to her eternal rest on December 6, 2017. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 from 6 - 8pm at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home in Cocoa. The funeral service will ne held Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Rockledge, Florida with visitation beginning at noon and the service starting at 1:00pm. ...
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Ethel Ware Bails

April 13, 1946 - December 4, 2017

Ethel Ware Bails, of Cocoa, Florida, passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017. Ethel was 71 years old.She was born in Byron, Georgia to Charlie and Jessie French on April 13, 1946.Ethel was a secretary for a real estate office before retiring. There will be a visitation for Ethel on Saturday, December 9th at 10:30am. A funeral service will follow at 11:00am and then Ethel will be laid to rest in...
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John H. Bounous

December 15, 1924 - December 4, 2017

John Herbert Bounous, 92, passed away peacefully on December 4, 2017, with his wife Nadene, by his side. Born in Valdese, North Carolina, on December 15, 1924, he was proud of his heritage as a Waldesian throughout his life. A Navy veteran of World War II, John served in the Atlantic on the USS Arkansas and in the Pacific on the USS Valencia, including combat duty during the U.S. Invasion of...
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Darin E. Dalrymple

June 3, 1970 - December 3, 2017

Darin Edgar Dalrymple, 47, of Titusville, passed away peacefully December 3, 2017. Darin was preceded in death by his precious daughter, Jessica Catherine Dalrymple; his amazing father, Richard J. Dalrymple and his loving sister, Donna Dee Dalrymple. Darin is survived by his wife Elizabeth Dalrymple of Titusville, his mother Diane Dalrymple of Merritt Island, his sons Joshua F. Dalrymple of...
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Patricia A. McNew

March 20, 1932 - December 2, 2017

Patricia A. McNew, age 85, passed away peacefully on Saturday 12/2/17 at Rockledge Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Saint Paul, MN on March 20, 1932 to William and Daisy Maier. She is preceded in death by her husband, Don and her son, Dennis. She was married to Donald E. McNew in June of 1952. They were married 51 years until Donald's passing in February of 2004. She was a...
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Jorge Barrial

December 9, 1938 - November 29, 2017

Jorge Barrial, of Merritt Island, Florida passed away Friday, November 29, 2017. Jorge was 78. He was born in Cuba to Patricia and Fara Barrial. He moved to the United States and worked as a butcher. A visitation will be held at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home on Monday, December 4th from 10 - 11am. A funeral service will follow at 11:00am. Jorge will be entombed at Brevard Memorial Park...
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Arthur Earl Arvola

January 4, 1932 - November 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, Cocoa, FL.
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Martha Jean D'Amico

January 9, 1925 - November 26, 2017

Martha Jean D'Amico of Rockledge passed peacefully on Sunday, November 26, 2017. A resident of Brevard County since 1956, Jean and husband Henry "Hank" D'Amico were active members of their community. Henry preceded her in death in January 2009, as did their son Bill in 2016. Known to many in the educational community, Jean served for several years as a substitute teacher at Cocoa/Rockledge...
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Dolores D. Walsh

November 18, 1959 - November 25, 2017

Dolores D. Walsh, 58, passed away on November 25, 2017. She was born on November 18, 1959, in Tampa, FL, to parents Salvador and Rosa Ortiz. She graduated from Rockledge High School and worked for Delaware North at Kennedy Space Center. Her animals were at the center of her world and considered her "children". She loved spending time with family and friends and brightened the world with her...
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Roger L. Smith

December 27, 1967 - November 24, 2017

Roger Lee Smith, 49, of Cocoa passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 24, 2017 in Rockledge. Roger was born on December 27, 1967 to Bruce and Susan Smith, in Marietta, Ohio. He attended school at Cocoa High School and was working at Schlenker Automotive when he passed away. Roger was very enthusiastic about killer whales, rottweilers and riding his motorcycles. He had a great personality...
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Jonathan Bruce Adamson

February 21, 1988 - November 20, 2017

Our dear Jonathan Bruce Adamson left us on November 20, 2017. Jonathan is in our hearts forever and is lovingly remembered by his mother Monica, his brother Nathan, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Jonathan was born in Anderson, Indiana and moved to Port St. John in June of 2016. He was an angel here on earth to all of his family and friends. Jonathan found happiness in everything he did...
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Eleanor Mary Brown

June 18, 1926 - November 19, 2017

Eleanor Mary Brown, of Titusville, Florida, passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017.Eleanor was 91 years old. Eleanor was born to Joseph and Mary Chimera on June 6, 1926 in Buffalo, New York.There will be a graveside funeral service at 1pm on Saturday, November 26, 2017 at Brevard Memorial Park, in Cocoa, Florida.
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Daniel Lee McLaughlin

February 17, 1964 - November 19, 2017

Daniel Lee McLaughlin, age 53, of Titusville passed away suddenly Sunday Nov 19 due to injuries sustained from an accident.Daniel was born February 17, 1964 in Spring Valley, IL to Wilbur (Mac) McLaughlin Jr. and Teri Lynn Glass. He has worked as a truck driver all his life with the most recent being ETI in Cocoa, FL. Along with driving a truck, Dan also enjoyed gardening and spending time with...
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John David Wright

August 6, 1944 - November 18, 2017

John David Wright, 73, of Rockledge passed away at home surrounded by family Saturday, November 18, 2017. John was the owner-operator of J&S Services, a real estate sign installation business for the past 25 years. He took great pride in his business. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Sandy (Gambini) Wright and three children, Heather (Stuart) Smith, Pinetta, FL. Darryl (Traci)...
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Margaret Ann Gartner

April 7, 1922 - November 13, 2017

Margaret A. Gartner entered into eternal rest on Monday, November 13, 2017 in South Carolina. Born in Schenectady, NY Margaret moved to Florida with her husband, John, in 1965 and lived there until 2014. She loved Florida and enjoyed golfing, bowling, the beach, and exercising with her friends at their "Spa". Margaret loved people and was always ready to have fun. She and her friends took...
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Elizabeth F. Ehrhardt

October 12, 1926 - November 12, 2017

Elizabeth Fulton Ehrhardt passed away at home on November 12, 2017 of natural causes. Betty, as she was called by her family and friends, was born in Cleveland Ohio on October 12, 1926 to Carl and Margaret Smith. She was raised in East Cleveland and met her future husband, Robert (Bob) E Ehrhardt Jr during her teen years. Betty worked for the Chessie Systems railroad (formerly known as the C&O)...
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Wendell Joyner

April 30, 1957 - November 12, 2017

Wendell Joyner of Cocoa, Florida passed away at his home on Sunday, November 12, 2017.He was 60 years old.Wendell was a roofer while working in the construction industry. Wendell will be laid to rest at Greenwood Cemetery in Cairo, Georgia.
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David Benjamin Houston

October 23, 1983 - November 10, 2017

"Benjie", David Benjamin Houston, of Merritt Island, went home to be with the Lord on November 10, 2017. Benjie left behind his son, 7 year old Wesley Daniel Houston, his parents ~ Jerry and Frances Houston, his sister ~ Penny Baxter and his niece and nephew ~ Audrey and Lucas Baxter of Merritt Island. He has numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and a grandmother living out of state. He had many close...
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June M. Shallenberger

October 16, 1928 - November 7, 2017

June M. Shallenberger, 89, passed away on November 7, 2017, in Titusville, FL. Mrs. Shallenberger was born in Lancaster, PA, on October 16, 1928, to parents Leroy and Elsie Melsom.June was an organist and a member of First United Methodist Church of Port St. John. She was also an avid gardener, having her property filled with dozens of citrus and fruit trees; she was a Master Gardener for many...
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Evelyn Lorene Jacobs

December 17, 1935 - November 2, 2017

Evelyn Lorene Jacobs, 81, passed away on November 2, 2017, in Melbourne, FL. She was born on December 17, 1935, in Rowan County, North Carolina, to parents Ernest and Esther Lovins.She was predeceased by her husband, Carl Jacobs; one child, Gail Christopher; and her sister, Lucy Wellman.Evelyn is survived by her children, Debbie Drye, Sandy (Danny) Hickman, Ricky (Suzie Martin) McDonald; adopted...
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Thomas Jordan Lawson

December 19, 1932 - October 25, 2017

I'd like the memory of me to be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglow of smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whispering softly down the ways ~of happy times and laughing times, of bright and sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieve to dry before the sun ~with all of the happy memories that I leave when my life is done.
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Barbara J. Allgeo

May 20, 1930 - October 24, 2017

On October 24 Jesus took Barbara Allgeo (Townsend), 87, into his loving arms, and all of heaven rejoiced. Barb was born in Leslie, Michigan and moved to Florida with her husband and children in 1960. She was a devout Christian woman who loved the Lord with all her heart. Because of her deep love for children, she taught Art at Park Avenue Baptist School and lead Children's Church with her...
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Jerry E. Reed

December 9, 1935 - October 20, 2017

Jerry E. Reed, 81, passed away on October 20, 2017. He was born on December 9, 1935, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. After over 30 years of service with the Ford Motor Company, Jerry retired, moving to Florida in 2002. He was a member of the Coastal Community Church and volunteered at the Port St. John Community Center's Seniors at Lunch. Jerry was a lifelong amusement park fan; during his visits...
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Gleneva Blakley

May 19, 1929 - October 19, 2017

Peacefully at the age of 88, Gleneva Blakely passed Thursday, the 19th of October.Dear mother of Janis Hamalainen and Sharon English, sister to Thomas Crouch, grandmother of Jennifer and Teri, Jeffrey, Deana and Jesse and many great grandchildren.Friends and family will be received at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, 5475 N U.S. Hwy 1, Cocoa, FL 32927. Viewing Tuesday, October 24, at 11:00, service...
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Robert Wade Todd

July 11, 1973 - October 17, 2017

On Tuesday, October 17, 2017, Robert Wade Todd, beloved husband, son, and brother, passed away suddenly at the age of 44 years. Rob was born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida on July 11, 1973. He graduated from Astronaut High School, Titusville Florida and continued on to receive his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering from Florida State University,...
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Sharon Williams Roberts

December 21, 1941 - October 17, 2017

Sharon Williams Roberts, 75, passed away on October 17, 2017 in Tampa, FL. She was born December 21, 1941, in Syracuse, NY. She was raised in Utica and graduated from St. Francis De Sales School in 1959. In 1961, she married Robert A. Roberts. They started their family in 1962 with the birth of their first son, Bobby. The family lived in many places in the United States, moving to Florida in 1978...
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Doris A. Faulkner

April 6, 1930 - October 16, 2017

I'd like the memory of me to be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglow of smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whispering softly down the ways ~of happy times, and laughing times, of bright and sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieve to dry before the sun ~with all of the happy memories that I leave when my life is done.
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Joyce Ann Elkner

August 29, 1939 - October 16, 2017

Joyce Ann Elkner, 78, passed away on October 16, 2017 in Titusville, Florida.She was born on August 29, 1939, in Baltimore, Maryland to Samuel and Margaret Jefferies. Joyce traveled the world with her husband and family due to her husband's job in civil service. She moved to Florida in 2002 to be closer to her family.She was predeceased by her husband, Henry William Elkner and her son, Henry ...
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Antonio Vazquez

February 12, 1931 - October 16, 2017

Antonio Vazquez, Jr., of Merritt Island, Florida passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 in Rockledge.Antonio was 86 years old. There will be a Memorial service for Antonio on Friday, November 10th, 2017 at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home in Cocoa at 9:30am. Antonio will be inurned at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery in Mims following the service.
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Mary Frances Carter

June 30, 1925 - October 13, 2017

Mary Frances Carter passed quietly from this life to the next on October 13, 2017 at the age of 92. She was preceded in death by her two husbands, James Kuntz and Col. Charles Carter. She is survived by her six children (and their spouses): Sandi Miller (Bob), Cherita Poteran (Ed), Ed Kuntz, Shelly Slesinger (Steve), Kerry Whitlow (Todd), and Tammy Hackfield (John) and many grandchildren and...
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Maxima Alicea

May 5, 1915 - October 12, 2017

Maxima Alicea, 102, passed away on October 12, 2017 in Titusville. She was born in Morovis, Puerto Rico, on May 5, 1915 to parents Rafael and Mauricia Otero.Maxima moved to Florida in the late 70's to be closer to her family and to help care for her loved ones. She was a longtime parishioner of St. James Cathedral in Orlando. She enjoyed gardening and loved to help others.She was preceded in...
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Dennis William Mills

May 28, 1951 - October 8, 2017

I'd like the memory of me to be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglow of smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whispering softly down the ways ~ of happy times and laughing times, of bright and sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieve, to dry before the sun~with all of the happy memories that I leave when my life is done.
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Laverne K. Wells

May 14, 1937 - October 8, 2017

Laverne Wells, 80, of Mims, FL, passed away on Sunday, October 8, 2017. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Harry Lee; three children, Brenda (Bob) Anderson, Brian, Becky (Doug) Moulton; four grandchildren, Justin, Trevor, Kaycee and Troy; and her sister, Ruth (John) Russell of Mt. Vernon, Indiana. She is preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Mildred Roedel; brother, Arvil Roedel...
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Wilma Louise Taylor

September 1, 1922 - October 7, 2017

Wilma L. Taylor, age 95, of Viera, Florida went to be with the Lord on Saturday ,October 7,2017. She was born in East Texas on Sept. 1, 1920. Wilma was the fifth of nine children by Grover & Maggie Camp. She married Harvey G. Taylorin 1942 . They moved to Florida in 1963 with their two children. Harvey died 12/30/1999. Wilma was a member of the First Baptist Church ofMerritt Island for...
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Esther Ida Murray

October 1, 1921 - October 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, Cocoa, FL.
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Gayle J. Flewwellin

December 28, 1932 - October 5, 2017

Gayle J. Flewwellin, 84, passed away on 10/5/2017 in Titusville, Florida.She was born in Scranton, PA, on December 28, 1932, to parents John and Althea Oakey. Her late husband, Robert, retired from the Navy and they moved their family to Florida in 1974.Gayle was a lifetime member and past commander at the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, a member of the Flag Memorial Committee, Lady...
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Shirley P. Forbes

February 5, 1931 - October 5, 2017

Shirley P. Forbes, 86, passed away on October 5, 2017, in Melbourne, FL. She was born on February 5, 1931, in Camden, NY, to parents Kenneth and Dorothy Percival.Shirley will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.She was predeceased by her loving husband of 52 years, Lawrence, and her son Kevin L. Forbes.Shirley is survived by her children, Kenneth Forbes,...
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Brent Lewis Gibney

June 1, 1988 - October 4, 2017

Brent Lewis Gibney, of Columbus Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio.Brent was 29 years old.There will be a Celebration of Brent's life at Banana River Baptist Church on Merritt Island, on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 10:00am. Brent will be inurned at Riverview Memorial Cemetery in Cocoa, following the services.
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Louise Bennett

November 16, 1936 - October 2, 2017

Norma Louise Bennett, 80, passed away on October 2, 2017 in Cocoa, FL. She was born on November 16, 1936, in Louisville, KY, to parents Henry and Oda Huff. Norma was a long-time resident of Cocoa, moving to the area over 50 years ago. She was a widow on three separate occasions, predeceased by her husbands, William Bennett, James Chellos, and Charles Brown. She was also predeceased by her...
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Floyd Blum

August 6, 1932 - October 1, 2017

Floyd "Skip" Blum, 85, passed away on October 1st, 2017, in Rockledge, FL. He was born on August 6, 1932, in Cleveland, Ohio to parents Floyd and Ethel Blum. In 1949, his family moved to Fort Pierce, FL, where he completed his senior year of high school. Upon graduating, he enrolled at the University of Florida, majoring in Architecture. Skip enlisted in the Army in March 1953; he transferred...
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Robert Paul Alvino

June 25, 1934 - September 29, 2017

Robert Paul Alvino, age 83, passed peacefully in his home surrounded by his family on September 29, 2017 in Port St. John, Florida. Born in Jackson Heights, New York, Robert is survived by his loving wife, Carole Alvino, of 62 years, his 5 children, Elizabeth Scheiner, Patricia Frederick, William Alvino, Pamela Rampulla, and Carolynn Angillello. He was a devoted father, grandfather to 15 and...
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Janeann H. Lyons

August 11, 1938 - September 26, 2017

Janeann H. Lyons, 79, of Merritt Island, FL passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Born in Cambridge, NY, Jan moved to Florida in 1969. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.Janeann worked as a registered nurse and retired at 65 from Brevard County Health Department. She continued to work as a school nurse after retiring at Manatee Elementary. She was a member of the Moose Lodge in...
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Alice M. Williams

March 12, 1927 - September 24, 2017

Alice M. Williams, 90, of Rockledge, FL passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017. Born in Hanover, Ohio, Alice moved to Florida in 1989 from Columbus, Indiana.She was a devoted wife, mother, and Christian. She attended Clearlake Baptist Church.Alice enjoyed theater and was a member in of the Arts Guild in Indiana. She also collected butterflies. Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Louis, in...
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Margaret Ruth Griffith

December 6, 1943 - September 23, 2017

Margaret Ruth Griffith died peacefully in her Courtenay Springs Village home on Merritt Island, Florida on September 23, 2017 at the age of 74. Born on December 6, 1943 in Ann Arbor, Michigan to Rex A. and Jean Roberta (Berry) Griffith, Margaret was a child filled with joy and wonder. At the age of 18 months she was stricken with spinal meningitis, and her parents were told that if she survived...
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Grace Lynam

October 31, 1927 - September 22, 2017

Grace Lynam 89 October 31 1927-September 22 2017 Rockledge, FL Grace was survived by her children Donna Lewis (James) of Orange Park, FL Richard Lynam (JoAnne) of Rockledge, FL Mary Chaffiot (Robert) of Rockledge, FL She was a grandmother to 5 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grandchildren.A funeral service will be held Wednesday, September 27, at 10:30 am at St Mary's Catholic Church in Rockledge,...
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Joseph Frank Lendle

September 15, 1921 - September 20, 2017

Joseph Frank Lendle, 96, passed away on September 20, 2017. He was born on September 15, 1921, in Brooklyn, New York, to parents Joseph and Anna Lendle.Joe served in the Army from 1940-1945; he was a Prisoner of War for 6 months during World War II and fought in Germany in the Battle of the Bulge. During his time in the service, he received numerous medals including the Bronze Star and Purple...
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Elisabeth Helga Finley

July 5, 1937 - September 16, 2017

May the road rise up to meet you.May the wind be always at your back.May the sun shine warm upon your face,the rains fall soft upon your fieldsand until we meet again,May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
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Joanne K. Brinkman

February 24, 1949 - September 13, 2017

Joanne K. (Deming) Brinkman, 68, of Cocoa, FL passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Born in Rochester, Minnesota, Joanne moved to Florida with her husband in July 2016 to enjoy retirement and warmer weather.Joanne served honorably in the Navy from April 1972-November 1973 stationed in San Diego. She obtained her Registered Nursing degree from St. Mary's College of Nursing in Rochester, MN...
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Stanley Joseph Dlugopolski

April 24, 1927 - September 12, 2017

Stanley Joseph Dlugopolski passed away on Tuesday, September 12 at the home of his third daughter, Janice Thomas in Orlando, Florida. While the passing of a loved one is always painful and sad, our Dad is finally at peace with The Lord after struggling the last five years with Parkinson's. Dad enjoyed a full and robust life of 90 years and will be remembered for his many passions: his strong...
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Louis Christian Roquevert

December 10, 1925 - September 10, 2017

Louie Christian Roquevert, "Pops", 91Louie Roquevert, 91, of New Orleans, Louisiana, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Born in Jefferson Parrish, New Orleans, to Louise Saune and Paul Roquevert he lived most of his life on Florida's Space Coast. Pops was passionate about the space program with whom he was employed for over 50 years as a photographer. An...
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October 19, 1945 - September 8, 2017

Sara A. Barteau, 71, of Rockledge, Florida passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017 at Wuesthoff Medical Center In Rockledge, Florida.Sara was born in 1945 in Charleston, South Carolina. She grew up in New Orleans, where she would later earn the Key to the City for academics. Sara was a devoted wife and mother who was always known as the neighborhood nurse for all the kids. Later she would enjoy...
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Vittorio Leto

May 25, 1933 - September 6, 2017

Vittorio was born in Manhattan, New York, on May 25, 1933, but grew up on W. 7th St. in Brooklyn, NY. He was the youngest in a family of six siblings. He was a man deeply filled with love of family, having come from a large, close knit Italian family. He carried the teachings he learned early through his entire life. The love of God and family were of the upmost importance to him. As a young man,...
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Mary Ellen Singer

October 24, 1934 - August 30, 2017

When I come to the endof my journeyAnd I travel my last weary mile,Just forget if you can,that I ever frownedAnd remember only the smile.Forget unkind words I have spoken;Remember some good I have done,Forget that I ever had heartacheAnd remember I've hadloads of fun.Forget that I've stumbledand blunderedAnd sometimes fell by the way.Remember I have foughtsome hard battlesAnd won, ere the...
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Durwood Lyde Creech

March 6, 1954 - August 30, 2017

Durwood L. Creech, age 63, passed away on August 30th, 2017 at his residence in Cocoa, Florida. Durwood will be lovingly remembered by his beloved wife Deborah, his son Lee, daughter Liz and her husband Tim McDuffie, two grandchildren, Rachel and Joseph, his brother George and many more family and friends. Durwood had a heart of gold and was such an inspiration to everyone in his life. Every...
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Dorothy E. Treadway

September 22, 1922 - August 26, 2017

Dorothy E. Treadway, 94, passed away on August 26, 2017, in Titusville, FL. She was born in Philadelphia, PA, on September 22, 1922, to parents Mabel and Alfred Wallace. She moved to Florida in 1961 for her husband's job with RCA; the family moved to Titusville in 1984. She was an active member of Park Avenue Baptist Church and worked in the retreat center and the library until she was 73. She...
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James Frederick Merritt

June 9, 1928 - August 22, 2017

Passed away peacefully on August 22, 2017. Loving husband of Wilma for over 50 years. Beloved father of Pam Baettcher (Rick) and Steve Farrington. Dear grandpa to Brad Baetther and David Farrington. James will be missed by his cousin Bob of Palm Bay and many nieces, nephews and extended family members. Predeceased by his parents Thelma and Max Merritt and his sister Marilyn. James was born...
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Frank Repass

May 1, 1916 - August 18, 2017

Frank resided in Titusville Florida at the time of his death at 101 years old. He was born May 1st 1916 in Oregon City, Oregon to Joseph M. and Grace Mae RePass. He along with his family settled in the area around Lynchburg Va., where his father passed away when Frank was still a young boy. His mother placed the children in the Odd Fellows Orphanage. His younger brothers Thomas and Julius were...
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Christopher Darrell Cutright

August 13, 1993 - August 17, 2017

Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free, I'm following the path God laid for me. I took his hand when I heard his call, I turned my back and left it all.I could not stay another day, To laugh, to love, to work, to play. Tasks left undone must stay that way, I've found that peace at the close of the day.If my parting has left a void, Then fill it with remembered joy. A friendship...
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Margaret Marie Krum

November 10, 1925 - August 17, 2017

Margaret Marie Krum, of Palm Bay, Florida passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017. She was 91 years old.Margaret was born on November 10, 1925 in Lambertville, New Jersey, to John and Beatrice Fabbro.Margaret will be laid to rest at Brevard Memorial Park, in Cocoa on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
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Lois Maxine Kershaw

August 30, 1929 - August 14, 2017

Lois Maxine Kershaw, of Port St. John, Florida passed away Monday, August 14, 2017. She was 87. Lois was born On August 30, 1929 in Morristown, New Jersey to Max and Ruth Krause. She moved from Dover, new jersey to Brevard County in 1956. She was a pharmacy technician for Eckerd drugs in Titusville, and later other pharmacies. Lois was preceded in death by her Husband James Kershaw.
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Kenneth James Manning

May 4, 1955 - August 14, 2017

Kenneth James Manning, 62, passed away on August 14, 2017, at home in Cocoa. He was born on May 4, 1955, in Conneaut, Ohio. Kenneth is survived by his wife, Sarah; mother, Martha; 14 children; 9 siblings; and 31 grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held at the Space Coast Sports Complex on October 15, at 12 pm.
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John Bertram White

March 23, 1931 - August 9, 2017

John Bertram White of Rockledge, Florida passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. He was 86 years old.John was born in Arlington, Massachusetts in 1931 to John and Helen White. John served in The United States Air Force and afterwards worked as an electrical engineer here in the Space Coast in the Aerospace Industry. He was preceded in death by his first wife Glora White. He later re-married -...
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Timothy Dean Mattheus

August 5, 1959 - August 5, 2017

When I come to the endof my journeyAnd I travel my last weary mile,Just forget if you can,that I ever frownedAnd remember only the smile.Forget unkind words I have spoken;Remember some good I have done,Forget that I ever had heartacheAnd remember I've hadloads of fun.Forget that I've stumbledand blunderedAnd sometimes fell by the way.Remember I have foughtsome hard battlesAnd won, ere the...
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Billie Jean Vesch

September 6, 1942 - August 2, 2017

Billie Jean Vesch, 74, of Titusville, Florida passed away at her home on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.Remember me in quiet days,while raindropswhisper on your window pane.Remember in your memorieshave no grief,let the joy we knew remain.Remember me if you wake,to catch a glimpse of red sunrise.Remember when your thoughtsdo turn to me,know that I would have you cry,but live for me, and laugh for me...
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Phillip L. Chapman

April 14, 1950 - July 31, 2017

Phillip L Chapman, born April 14, 1950 in Lake Wales, Florida to Ruth L. and Lee Hamrick Chapman, passed away July 31, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, his beloved mother, his sisters Patricia Zeigle, Wilma Jean Chapman and Jerri Feola, his brother Jimmy Duett and recently, his wife, Penny Buhr Chapman.He is survived by his sister, Margaret Stanfield (Herbert); brother, Paul Chapman;...
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Estelle Poole Reynolds

June 10, 1930 - July 29, 2017

Estelle Poole Reynolds passed away at home Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10:30 am. Estelle was born on June 10, 1930, in Indianola, Mississippi, to parents Avle Mae Dodd Poole and Upton Sisson Poole. She moved to Brevard County in 1960 with her family. She was a longtime member of Crossroads Community Church of God in Titusville.Estelle loved to sew, even making her family custom clothing and...
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Theodore Kyriakoulis

September 25, 1963 - July 28, 2017

Theodore Kyriakoulis, 53, of Port St John, passed away at his home on Friday, July 28, 2017. Ted was born in Athens, Greece to George and Catherine Kyriakoulis on September 25, 1963. A Funeral Service will be held at St. Katherine's Greek Orthodox Church 5965 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne FL 32940 at 10 a.m. A procession will then follow to Florida Memorial Gardens where the interment will take...
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Louise R. Hunt

November 12, 1922 - July 23, 2017

Louise Hunt, 94, passed away on July 23, 2017 at Cape Canaveral Hospital surrounded by her family. Louise, one of eight children, was born and raised in the Panama Canal Zone. She married Joseph Hunt and they raised their one son Joseph and three daughters Jerrilynn, Janet, and Jacque in the Canal Zone. They both worked for the Panama Canal Company, a U.S. Government entity until they retired....
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Thomas E. Harris

October 6, 1937 - July 22, 2017

Thomas E. Harris, 79, of Merritt Island, FL passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017. Born in Athens, TN, Thomas moved to Florida in 1965 from Tennessee to continue his work with Chrysler at the space center. He served in the United States Navy Reserves.Thomas attended Mi Church in Merritt Island. He was a fan of the Tennessee college football team and he enjoyed travelling and golf.He was preceded in...
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Ruby Holt Stinson

December 11, 1928 - July 19, 2017

Ruby Virginia Holt was born in Climax, GA on December 11, 1928 and she passed on July 19, 2017. She was the daughter of James Robert and Florence Autry Holt of Cairo, GA.Ruby Holt Stinson leaves behind her loving and devoted husband of 57 ½ years, married December 16, 1959, Garland W. Stinson of Leesburg, FL , daughter Sandra and Dennis LaPalme of Port Saint John, FL and granddaughter,...
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W. R. Meeks

July 29, 1926 - July 18, 2017

William R. (W.R.) Meeks, born on July 29, 1926 went to be with the Lord this day, July 18, 2017.Mr. Meeks was a good dedicated Christian man, and loved his church and family very much. He lived a very happy and long life.He is survived by 1 sister, (Sallie) 2 brothers (Noah and Junior), daughter (Kathleen) son (Ray) and grandchildren Debbie, Clayton and Lori.Viewing will be held Friday evening...
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Frank A. Monachello

February 24, 1926 - July 17, 2017

Frank Monachello, 91, of Cocoa, FL passed away Monday, July 17, 2017. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Frank moved to Florida in 1981. He served honorably in the United States Air Force. Frank retired from Harris Corporation where he was a Tool and Die maker. He was a devout Catholic and attended Blessed Sacrament church in Cocoa, FL. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus. First and...
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Joyce Hatch

May 7, 1940 - July 15, 2017

Joyce Hatch, 77, of Port St. John, FL passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017. Born in Roosevelt, Utah, Joyce lived in Utah until moving to California with her husband in 1983. The two stayed in California briefly before living in Alabama for one year and finally settling in Florida in 1988.Joyce loved to golf and was a veracious reader.She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Hatch, in 2007...
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Jeffrey Alan Liddell

February 11, 1972 - July 13, 2017

Jeffrey Alan Liddell, 45, passed away on July 13, 2017 in Titusville, FL. He was born on February 11, 1972 in Dearborn, Michigan. Jeff is survived by his wife, Debi; son, Trevor; daughter, Faith; his parents, Stuart and Carol Liddell; and his sisters, Jennifer and Jessi.
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Lila Fern Brewer

March 3, 1921 - July 12, 2017

Immortality is being rememberedYear after year by the living.From January to DecemberYour presence you'll be giving.In the minds of friends and familyYou'll be thought of every day.Yes you'll live eternallyIn the most wonderful way. Lila Brewer 2001
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Iva Lee Chandler

May 12, 1930 - July 12, 2017

Iva Lee (Raney) Chandler, beloved mom, grandmother, and great grandmother, went to her eternal reward July 12, 2017. Iva Lee (AKA Doodie, to family) was born in Limestone County, Alabama and moved to Florida in 1952. She was a devoted wife and homemaker and a faithful member of the North Courtenay Church of Christ. Iva was predeceased by her loving husband of 62 years, Rewel Ray Chandler and her...
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Andrew Errol Wiedmann

January 27, 1940 - July 10, 2017

Andrew Errol Wiedmann, 77, passed away peacefully at home July 10. Errol was born in Philadelphia in 1940 and moved to Florida in 1959. Errol was the son of Andrew E. and Margaret M. (Jones) Wiedmann. Errol came from a family of roofers - A.E. Wiedmann & Sons Roofing and he also worked at Kennedy Space Center. He was dedicated to his family and the care of his wife of 58 years, Patricia...
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Margaret Ann Reynolds

April 7, 1932 - July 9, 2017

Margaret Ann Reynolds, 85, resident of Cocoa Beach, FL, passed away July 9, 2017 after a long illness with Alzheimer's. She was born April 7, 1932 to the late Ernest and Althea Mae Kesterson of Knoxville, TN.After graduating from Tennessee Weslyan College in Athens, TN she attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She auditioned and won the prestigious Grace Moore Scholarship which awarded...
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Rita R. Garnick

September 9, 1932 - July 9, 2017

Rita Rosenwald Garnick, 84, passed away on July 9, 2017 in Rockledge, FL. She was born on September 9, 1932, in Brooklyn, New York, to parents Harry and Rose Rosenwald. Rita and her husband Norman raised their family in New Jersey prior to moving to Merritt Island in 1977. Rita worked as a veterinary assistant and she was an extraordinary homemaker. She was devoted to her family her entire...
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