Our Obituaries

Joseph R. Armao

December 12, 1926 - August 28, 2016

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William Jackson Gibson

December 2, 1956 - August 27, 2016

William Jackson Gibson, 59, of Rockledge FL passed away on Saturday August 27, 2016. He was born in Gainesville, FL to his loving parents Billy and Dianne Gibson.William will be dearly missed by all those that knew and loved him.
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Joseph Bertram Oppenheim

April 25, 1926 - August 26, 2016

Joseph Bertram Oppenheim, 90, of Rockledge, FL passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2016. He was born in Rumford, Maine to his loving parents, Benjamin and Frances Oppenheim.Joseph will be dearly missed by all those that knew and loved him.A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 10:00 am in Florida Memorial Gardens, 5950 South US Highway 1, Rockledge, FL.
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Greg Gregory Fairchild

March 6, 1963 - August 23, 2016

Robert "Greg" Fairchild, 53, of Orlando FL passed away on Tuesday August 23, 2016. Greg was born in Wooster OH to his loving parents Charles and Yvonne Fairchild.Greg will be dearly missed by all those that knew and loved him.
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Bobby Jospeh McCreight

May 2, 1944 - August 23, 2016

Bobby Joseph McCreight, 72, of Melbourne FL passed away on Tuesday August 23, 2016. He was born in Trenton NJ to his loving parents Frank and Marie Levan.Bobby will be dearly missed by all those that knew and loved him.
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Mildred Koon Carswell

January 19, 1925 - August 22, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Douglas Keith Emerson

June 27, 1934 - August 22, 2016

Douglas Keith Emerson born June 27, 1934 died August 22, 2016.Douglas was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was employed and retired from Chicago Northwestern Railroad as a Locomotive Engineer for 30 years. He was also employed by Brevard County School Board for 20 years as a Service Technician.He is survived by his loving wife Marilyn of 64 years, brothers Robert (Bobby), sons Douglas Jr., Scott...
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Tsuruko Bierman

August 4, 1929 - August 21, 2016

Tsuruko "Sue" Bierman, 87 passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 21, 2016 to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Carl W. Bierman, the wonderful mother of 7 children; daughters, Bobbie (Tony) Jenkins and Suzanne Bierman; sons, George (Susie), Jack (Virginia), Jim, Mark (Kathy) and Tom Bierman. 12 grandchildren and 8 great...
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Matthew Scott McNeely

April 3, 1993 - August 21, 2016

Matthew "Matt" McNeely, 23, passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016. He was born in Melbourne, FL to his loving parents, Jeff and Lora McNeely.Matthew is survived by his grandparents: Foster and Hazel Bartram of Melbourne, FL, Jerry and Sherral McNeely of Summersville, WV; uncles: Brian Bartram and wife Phuc, Brad Bartram and wife Leigha, and Wes Bartram; aunts: Kelli Blackburn and husband...
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John Norman Kendrick

February 23, 1935 - August 20, 2016

KENDRICK, JOHN NORMANJohn Kendrick, 81 of Melbourne, Florida, passed away on Saturday, August 20th, 2016. John was born on February 23, 1935 to Peg & Belt Kendrick. He graduated from Hermann High School in 1953. John attended the University of Missouri where he was a member of Farmhouse Fraternity and ROTC, graduating in 1957 with a BS Agricultural Economics; & later his MBA is Business...
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Scott Scott Hammerstrom

September 6, 1949 - August 20, 2016

Robert Scott Hammerstrom, 66, of Rockledge, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 20, 2016. He was born in Hawarden, IA on September 6, 1949. Scott proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam veteran. Some of Scott's favorite hobbies were painting, playing guitar and shooting sports.He is survived by his wife of 44 years Carol; his sons Eric (Stacy) and Kris; his daughter...
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Frank A. Bossie

September 23, 1938 - August 19, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Frank A. Bossie

September 23, 1938 - August 19, 2016

Frank Bossie passed away on August 19, 2016 in Melbourne, FL at the age of 77.Frank was born on September 23, 1938 in Kayford, WV. He married Georgia Sammons in 1963. They moved to Melbourne, FL in 1964. Following his service as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps, he was employed as a security officer with Kennedy Space Center for 28 years.Frank is survived by his wife of 53 years,...
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Clarence Van Ens

September 25, 1919 - August 16, 2016

Clarence Van Ens entered glory on the day appointed by Jehovah God, August 16, 2016. He departed this life with full faith in the finished work of Jesus Christ in his life, death and resurrection. He preached this message for more than fifty years, ministering in these United States of America, Sri Lanka, Australia and the Philippine Islands. Clarence's first wife, Margaret, predeceased him. ...
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James B. Morris,

March 6, 1927 - August 16, 2016

James B Morris, Jr. 89, of Melbourne, FL entered into rest on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. He was born in Plant City, Florida on March 6, 1927.James honorably severed his country in both the U.S. Navy and the United States Air Force. He retired after 20 years of service from the Air Force and went on to work for Pan American on various projects at Kennedy Space Center.A loving husband, father,...
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Agnes Dejarnette

July 12, 1936 - August 15, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Agnes Tyler DeJarnette

July 12, 1936 - August 15, 2016

Agnes King DeJarnette, 80, of Satellite Beach, FL, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 15, 2016 at Ocean Breeze Gardens Assisted Living Facility after a three year battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was born in Suffolk, Virginia on July 12, 1936 to Harrell and Genevieve King, and later moved to nearby Portsmouth while in high school. In 1955, she married her high school sweetheart, 1st...
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John Cwiklinski,

August 10, 1928 - August 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Sandra A. Runk

July 24, 1938 - August 14, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Sandra A. Runk

July 24, 1938 - August 14, 2016

Sandra Ann Runk, age 78, Melbourne, FL, passed away peacefully on the morning of August 14, 2016 at the William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay, Florida.Sandra was a loving and devoted wife, mother and sister. She is survived by her daughter Michelle L. (George) Smith, sons Adam E. (Denise) Runk Jr. and Keith M. Runk, sister Wanda (Virgil) Butterworth, brother Marlin L. Jacobs, six...
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Francis Maurice Blanchard,

November 28, 1934 - August 12, 2016

Francis (Frank) M. Blanchard, Jr. passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016. He was born November 28, 1934 in Norfolk, VA to his loving parents, Francis and Agnes Blanchard.Frank graduated in 1953 from Granby High School in Norfolk, VA. He then entered the United States Coast Guard and served four years active duty and twenty-nine years in the Reserves. He retired in 1986 as a Commander. Frank...
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Alfred Arner Fischer

February 25, 1926 - August 12, 2016

Alfred A. "Fritz" Fischer, age 90, passed away peacefully on August 12, 2016 at the Discovery Village at Melbourne assisted living home in Melbourne, FL.Alfred was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 65 years, Evelyn L. Fischer. He is survived by his four daughters, Chris (John) DeStefon, Linda Fischer, Catherine (Don) Hemmenway, Laura (Neil) Bianco, ten grandchildren, Sam DeStefon, Lisa ...
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Earl Edward Oliver

January 26, 1929 - August 12, 2016

Earl E. Oliver, formerly of Iola, Kansas, passed away at home in Satellite Beach, Florida, Friday, August 12, 2016.He was born on January 26, 1929 in Iola, Kansas, to Floyd and Vera (King) Oliver. After graduating from Iola High School, Earl served in the Navy during the Korean Conflict. In his younger years Earl was a musician (playing the tenor Sax), conducted his own dance band, and was a...
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Harry J. Barsch

July 9, 1929 - August 11, 2016

Harry Barsch, 89, of Cocoa, FL, died Thursday, August 11, 2016 in Wuesthoff Hospital, Rockledge, FL.He was born on July 9, 1929 in Milwaukee, WI; the son of Harry and Irene Reiter Barsch.After he graduated from Port Washington High School in 1947 he entered the United States Navy and served as an aviation electronics technician until December 1951. On January 30, 1954, he married Elsie Peters. ...
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Jeanne Lyell

January 9, 1919 - August 9, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Gloria Jean Tito

August 19, 1936 - August 9, 2016

Gloria Jean Tito, 79, of Cocoa FL passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. She was born August 19, 1936 in Hollywood FL to her loving parents Alma and Winifred Brown. Gloria was preceded in death by her dear husband Edmond Tito and her eldest daughter Julie Crowe. She is survived by her dear children Eddie (Melissa) Tito, Cindy (Rob) Herto, Gloria (Floyd) Lang, Troy (Melissa) Tito and Tanya Clark;...
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Robert R. DIBBEN

September 20, 1935 - August 5, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Rosemary T. Hector

July 30, 1931 - August 5, 2016

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Robert Raymond Dibben

September 20, 1935 - August 5, 2016

Robert Raymond Dibben born September 29, 1935 joined his beloved wife Beverly on Friday, August 5, 2016.Robert was born to the late Robert and Amy Dibben of Sioux Falls, SD. Robert and Beverly were married December 16, 1957. They traveled the world during his military career, finally settling in Merritt Island, FL with their two sons. After serving twenty-eight years as a Master Chief in the Navy...
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Rosemary T. Hector

July 30, 1931 - August 5, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Velma L. VOTAVA

January 11, 1929 - August 3, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Velma L. Votava

January 11, 1929 - August 3, 2016

Velma L Votava, 87, of Melbourne, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. She was born in St Louis, MO on January 11, 1929, the daughter of William Dalton and Nola Thompson Dalton.She was an avid gardener and in addition to caring for her family she also, was a nurse's aide caring for newborns.Velma was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be greatly...
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Mose H. Ellison

December 20, 1929 - August 1, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Lillian J. Ceravolo

July 17, 1921 - August 1, 2016

Lillian Jones Ceravolo, 95, went home to Heaven on August 1, 2016.Beloved by all who knew her, she loved her family, cherished her friends and, most of all, glorified her Lord. She grew up in St. Claire County, worked in Washington, D. C. during WW II, and lived over sixty years in Wylam. The last ten years of her life, she lived with her daughter and son-in-law in Melbourne, FL. Known for her...
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M. Harvey Ellison

December 20, 1929 - August 1, 2016

Mose Harvey Ellison was born on December 20, 1929 in Mayo, Florida. He departed this life on August 1, 2016, in Vero Beach, Florida. Mr. Ellison moved to Cocoa, Florida in 1948. He married Barbara Ashmore on December 19, 1953. They had three children: Glenn (Deborah) Ellison, Shelley (Samuel) Adams and Dale (Stacy) Ellison. There are three grandchildren, Lindsay Adams (Eric) Black, Barbara...
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Richard Lacey

September 26, 1942 - July 30, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Eleanor Ann Roland

November 30, 1926 - July 30, 2016

Eleanor (Ellie) Ann Roland, 89, of Melbourne, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 30, 2016. She was born in Benton, MN on November 30, 1926. Ellie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. In her free time she enjoyed cooking, gardening, golfing and dancing.Ellie is survived by her son, Steve (Lori) Roland; her daughter, Connie and her fiancé...
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Richard Thomas Lacey

September 26, 1942 - July 30, 2016

Richard Thomas Lacey, 73, passed away in his home in Melbourne, FL surrounded by his loved ones. He was born September 26, 1942 in Plattsburgh NY to his dear parents, Wilfred and Helen Lacey.After graduating from Plattsburgh High School in 1960, he enlisted and served in the U.S. Air Force for 30 years, ending his career as a Chief Master Sergeant. He is preceded in death by his parents, Wilfred...
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William Kermit Marten

November 24, 1924 - July 27, 2016

William "Bill" K. Marten, 91, of Merritt Island, Florida passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Trinity House in Merritt Island. Services will be held on Sep 17th 2016 at 11am at Grace Methodist Church, 65 Needle Blvd, Merritt Island, Florida 32953. Bill was a friendly, kind and gentle man who loved the outdoors and travel. He boasted that he had never known a stranger. He loved to dance and...
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Gilbert Harrington Francis

May 27, 1930 - July 27, 2016

Dr. Gilbert (Gil) Harrington Francis The President of St. John's University in describing Gilbert stated: "It was the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. who with eloquence and vision, articulated a dream of justice and equity. It has been men like Gilbert Francis who have dedicated their lives to the realization of that dream." Born in Brooklyn, New York, to the late Arthur B...
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Elsie M. Jordan

June 5, 1921 - July 24, 2016

Elsie Mae Jordan, a long-time resident of Satellite Beach, FL, died Sunday, July 24, 2016.She was born on Sunday morning, June 5, 1921 to Viola (Deas) and Forrest Blankenship in Rock Hill, SC. She grew up and served as secretary at the First Baptist Church Rock Hill.Married to Lt. John Avery Jordan (USAF) on November 3, 1945, they started their lives together traveling from duty station to duty...
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Mary E. Pont

November 24, 1922 - July 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Wallace Lee Jones

November 18, 1952 - July 20, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Wallace Lee Jones

November 18, 1952 - July 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Valerie Strickland

February 18, 1946 - July 20, 2016

Valerie Strickland (formerly Valerie Evans) age 70 years old, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2016 at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne Florida after a brave 18 month battle with cancer.Val was born on February 18,1946 in Bridgwater, Somerset, England to Charles and Vida Evans of 33 North Street Bridgwater. She is survived by her husband Paul, her children Alison and Richard, their...
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Charles L. JENKINS

February 16, 1923 - July 18, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Renee A. Campbell

July 22, 1938 - July 18, 2016

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Stephanie A. Brown

October 5, 1959 - July 18, 2016

Stephanie A. Brown, 56, of West Melbourne, FL., passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016 at William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay, FL. Stephanie was a retired Licensed Vocational Nurse, and a member of Eau Gallie First Baptist Church in Melbourne.Survivors include her husband; Leo Brown, son; Steve Gould (Amber), daughter; Michelle Nelson (Blake), step- children; Joanne Brown, David Brown (Robin)...
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Charles L. Jenkins

February 16, 1923 - July 18, 2016

Charles L. Jenkins (Charlie to his close friends), 93, passed away peacefully July 18, surrounded by family and friends.He is survived by his sons, David (Patricia) Jenkins, Larry (Kathy) Jenkins, four grandchildren, Alan (Jeannie), Craig, Lauren, Dana; and his beloved friend, Ruth Drescher. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Marguerite.Charles was born February 16, 1923, in...
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Kathleen Harris

March 15, 1935 - July 16, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Eric William Wharton

February 12, 1937 - July 16, 2016

Eric William Wharton, 79, of Cocoa, went to the Lord on, Saturday, July 16, 2016.He was born in Brighton Sussex, Great Britain on February 12, 1937.Eric was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend; he will be missed by his family and friends.He is survived by his wife of 56 years Juliet; his daughter Karen, and his grandchildren Justin and Lauren. Eric is preceded in death by his son...
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Tom Nguyen

March 14, 1942 - July 16, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Jerry K. JACKSON

October 15, 1933 - July 15, 2016

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Frances L. PETERSON

August 30, 1921 - July 15, 2016

Frances L Peterson, 94, of Satellite Beach went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 15, 2016. She was born in Syenchen, North Korea on August 30, 1921. Fran grew up in North Korea and was fluent in Korean language. A loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend she will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Fran was an active member of Trinity Wellsprings Presbyterian Church she...
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Jerry King Jackson

October 15, 1933 - July 15, 2016

Jerry "Jack" King Jackson passed away peacefully in his sleep early in the morning on July 15, 2016. He was 82 years old. Born on October 15, 1933 in Hendersonville, North Carolina to his mother, Madlin, and his father, Floyd Arthur Jackson, Jerry was always interested in the outdoors and took an interest in hobbies like shooting and fishing. He married his wife, Florence "Tootsi" Grodski, on...
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Deborah Ann Trahan

July 4, 1957 - July 14, 2016

Deborah Ann Trahan, 59, passed away unexpectedly at her home on July 14, 2016 in Melbourne, Florida. She was born July 4, 1957 in Mount Clemens, MI to her loving parents Donald Beindit and Mary Ellen Prior. Beloved wife of Duane for 29 years. Cherished mother of Mary-Alice Lanier (Jeff), Shawn Potter (Vanessa) and Buddy Potter (Cheryl). Deborah will be lovingly remembered by her mother Mary Ellen...
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Dolly Irene Nessley

September 23, 1925 - July 14, 2016

Dolly Nessley Sept. 23, 1925 - July 14, 2016Dolly Nessley was born in 1925 in Pennsylvania, PA, the daughter of Hugh Bouch and Eunice Smouse. Dolly grew up in the great depression and graduated from high school during World War II. She wanted to go to college (Law School) but her family could not afford it.After WWII, she married an Army veteran - Charles Billings - and had 2 sons: David (born...
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Winifred M. STUART

September 12, 1916 - July 13, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Ann Veronica Flynn

January 19, 1927 - July 13, 2016

Ann Veronica Flynn of Summit, NJ, passed away on July 13, 2016, she was 89. She was a beloved sister and aunt and will be missed by many.
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Billy Dean Tutt

July 7, 1937 - July 11, 2016

Billy Dean Tutt, Captain, USN Ret. Died July 11, 2016. He was born on July 7, 1937 in Jonesboro, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and a sister. He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann; sister, Nancy Reynolds (Bud); half sister, Carla (Clay); half brother, Jeff Tutt (Karen), step mother, Betty Tutt; step son, Michael Whiteside (Sharon); 3 step grandchildren, nieces & nephews...
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Helen C. Kowalske

April 24, 1919 - July 8, 2016

Helen Charlotte Kowalske, 97, a long-time resident of the Melbourne, FL area passed away peacefully July 8, 2016 at the Life Care Center of Palm Bay, FL. She was born in Erie, PA on April 24,1919 to Richard and Hilda Johnson. For those that were blessed to know Helen, knew her for her contagious smile and willingness to make friends and family happy. She was kind, generous, and would help anyone...
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James Leo FLAHERTY

May 25, 1928 - July 6, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Kaye Valetta Benne

December 24, 1931 - July 6, 2016

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Kaye Valetta Benne

December 24, 1931 - July 6, 2016

Kaye Valetta Benne, 84, recently of Satellite Beach, Florida passed away July 6, 2016 at her home in Viera, FL. Daughter of Kenneth E. and Mabel R. Lutz. She is survived by her husband, David L. Benne; son Richard A. Benne (Susanna), and daughter Karen Benne (TooToo). She is also survived by five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.Services will be held Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 11:00 AM at...
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Jane C. BASHER

July 18, 1924 - July 5, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Harold E. Lewis

July 7, 1917 - July 5, 2016

Harold E. Lewis passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on July 7, 1917.Mr. Lewis is survived by his wife of 78 years, Alice Lewis, his daughters, Judy Gorman and Norma Milam; as well as five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, and his dog, Katie.Harold was a WWII veteran, serving his country in the...
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Dorothy M. Keyser

June 23, 1923 - July 5, 2016

Dorothy M. Keyser, 93, retired secretary and resident of Melbourne, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at the Indian River Nursing Center.Born in Moundsville, WV, Dorothy came to Brevard from Ohio in 1955 and worked for the Brevard County School District. Dorothy belonged to several organizations including the American Legion Auxiliary and the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary. She enjoyed...
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Mildred M. Larson-Flatley

November 21, 1922 - July 5, 2016

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Glenn Smith

August 3, 1936 - July 4, 2016

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Nancy B. HAMPTON

April 1, 1935 - July 4, 2016

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Nancy B. Hampton

April 1, 1935 - July 4, 2016

Nancy Jane Hampton, 81, a resident of Melbourne, FL, died July 4, 2016. She was born in Baker's Ridge, West Virginia to Daniel and Dorothy Bendgen, and graduated from Morgantown High School. She was married to Jack Hampton, who died in 1991. After their marriage, Nancy and Jack moved to Cocoa, Florida, where they owned and operated Fulmer Drug store. Nancy's creative touch was seen in the store's...
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Glenn Smith

August 3, 1936 - July 4, 2016

Glenn Smith, 79, of Cocoa, FL went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 4, 2016.He was from Dallas, TX. Glenn retired after 32 years as a supervisor for Southland Corp. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. Glenn enjoyed traveling in retirement. He also enjoyed gardening and landscaping.He is survived by his wife Linda; daughters, Cathy, Kym and Ruth; six grandchildren and six...
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David Greenberger

July 30, 1930 - July 4, 2016

Name: David GreenbergerAge 85City: Lived in Melbourne,Florida from 1984 until his death on July 4,2016Passed away on 7/4/2016 at the Williams and Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay,Florida.Born: 7/30/1930 in Linden, New JerseyEmployed by the United States Navy as a meteorologist and while in the Navy hefunctioned in many roles ranging from a Hurricane Hunter to commanding fellow navalpersonnel when...
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Kathryn K. Laney

March 6, 1930 - July 4, 2016

Kathryn K. Laney, 86, of Melbourne, died Monday, July 4, 2016 at West Melbourne Nursing and Rehab. She was born in Lockport, New York and worked as a secretary for American Greeting Cards. She was also a member of Advent Lutheran Church in Suntree. Survivors include her step-son, James V. Laney of Alabama and special friends, Michelle and George Smith of Palm Bay.A graveside service will be...
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Arthur J. Whitmore,

October 1, 1927 - July 3, 2016

Arthur James Whitmore, Jr, 88, passed away on 03 July 2016. Art was born in Pittsburgh, PA, and grew up in Youngstown, Ohio. After graduating high school, Art joined the Navy and became a surgical technician, assisting in over 100 operations. After the war, he attended night school at Youngstown College, where he studied math. After graduation, he taught Calculus at the same school.Art's...
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Lyman L. BOYD

April 12, 1921 - July 1, 2016

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Lyman Lee Boyd

April 12, 1921 - July 1, 2016

Lyman Lee Boyd was born on April 12th 1921.Nicknames: Pop, Cubby, Grandpa Lyman grew up on a farm in Michigan where, along with the normal farm chores, his family moved houses for a living.He enlisted in the Army Air Force during World War II where he spent more than two years overseas in England with an Ordinance Group. Since Lyman had experience driving trucks, he was quickly made the company...
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Kathryn Edna Warren

March 5, 1915 - June 27, 2016

Thank You MomFor the gift of life.For all the diapers you changed.For teaching us how to walk and how to talk.For bundling us up when it was cold and making lemonade when it was hot.For all the breakfasts, lunch, and dinners you make for us.For the million dishes you washed and the untold laundries you did.For nurturing us back to health when we were sick.For staying up all night and saying...
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Lydia L. Jennings

July 16, 1926 - June 27, 2016

Lydia Jennings, 89, was called to the Lord's eternal care on June 27, 2016 after a brief illness with loved ones by her side. Lydia was born on July 16, 1926 in Naples, Italy. She was a passionate elementary school teacher, dedicating 33 years to encouraging her 1st grade students to "never stop trying" She enjoyed reading , tutoring the youth she so loved, cooking, and shopping. She was a...
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Loretta Cwiklinski

June 17, 1930 - June 26, 2016

Loretta Cwiklinski, 86, of Satellite Beach FL passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2016. She is survived by her loving husband John Cwiklinski.
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Robert Raymond Thomson

November 13, 1933 - June 26, 2016

Robert Raymond Thomson, 82, of Melbourne FL passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 26, 2016. He was born November 13, 1933 in Brooklyn NY to his loving parents Robert and Josephine Thomson.
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Joseph E. Frank

April 20, 1932 - June 24, 2016

Joseph E. Frank, age 84, died June 24, 2016. He was born in Laferty, Ohio to Mary and George Frank.He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Nancy, their four children, Richard (Helen) Tozer, Linda (Don) Myers, Joseph (Alice) Buist, and Michael (Cyndee) Frank. He had twenty grandchildren with spouses, and seventeen great-grandchildren. He has one surviving uncle, John (Ginny) Frank of El Paso,...
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Mary V. Vannoorloos

October 20, 1933 - June 23, 2016

Mary V. Vannoorloos, 82, of Melbourne, FL, passed away in her sleep on July 23, 2016, her big heart having failed. She was born in Big Rapids, MI on October 20, 1933. She was an outstanding student and the valedictorian of her HS class. She graduated from Ferris State College in 1957 with a Pharmacy degree which allowed her to improve upon humble beginnings. Mary married Gerrit...
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Patricia A. Hoth

October 10, 1935 - June 23, 2016

Patricia A. Hoth, 80, of Altamonte Springs FL, passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2016. She was born October 10, 1935 to her loving parents, Gerald and Gladys Sweeney, in York PA.There will be a graveside service held at 11am on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Florida Memorial Gardens - Sunrise Columbarium.
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Virginia Thompson Schenck

February 14, 1928 - June 23, 2016

Virginia Thompson Schenck, 88, of Cocoa, FL, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at her summer home in Bryson City, NC.A native of Wellesley Hills, MA she was the daughter of the late John Charteris Thompson and Ida Lawver Thompson. She was also preceded in death by a son, Daniel Dreher Schenck.Mrs. Schenck was an alumna of WCUNC of Greensboro, NC Class of 1950.Surviving are her...
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Vurley Delana Owens

September 30, 1936 - June 22, 2016

Vurley Delana , V.D., Owens, in his eightieth year of life, of Melbourne FL passed away on June 22, 2016. He was born to his loving parents, Vernon and Ola Mae Owens in Dover, OK.V.D. is predeceased by his loving wife, Norma Owens. He is survived by his children: daughter, Paulett Owens, son, Karl Owens, daughter Bernadette (William) Rozier, and son, Delane (Latanya) Rouse and daughter, Valerie...
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Arthur H. MCMASTER

September 22, 1926 - June 21, 2016

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Alexander V. Barna

November 14, 1929 - June 20, 2016

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Alexander V. Barna,

November 14, 1929 - June 20, 2016

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Betty W. Wright

February 29, 1936 - June 19, 2016

Betty Wanell Wright, 80, of Palm Bay, FL departed this life for her eternal rest on Sunday, June 19, 2016.She was born February 29, 1936 in Boswell, OK, to loving parents, Hodge and Florence Baker. She was united in marriage for 59 blissful years to Walter G. Wright on January 5, 1954 in Clovis, NM. She was a Brevard resident for over 45 years.Betty leaves cherished memories for her two sons...
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Dorothy M. Delaney

January 4, 1932 - June 19, 2016

Dorothy M. Delaney (Baker), 84, passed away peacefully in her sleep, Sunday, June 19, 2016, after a long illness.Born and raised in Akron, Ohio, she attended East High School. Upon retiring from Gardner Pie Co., she relocated to Melbourne, Florida, where she enjoyed playing bingo, crafting miniatures and cruising. She will be dearly missed by her husband, Robert, daughters Anita Delaney and...
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Rosemarie Borrelli

November 12, 1927 - June 18, 2016

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Joseph Alan Gillis,

November 17, 1932 - June 17, 2016

Joseph Alan Gillis, Jr., 83, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016. Joe was born in Englewood, New Jersey, November 17, 1932. Soon after his family moved to England and were living there at the beginning of World War II. The family then returned to Beverly, Massachusetts, where Joe grew up. Joe graduated from Boston College in 1955. After college, Joe enlisted in the Navy and attended Officer...
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Ruth MORRIS

February 9, 1931 - June 16, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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Dorothea Ann James

August 11, 1942 - June 16, 2016

Dorothea A. James, born in NY on August 11, 1942 and passed away in FL June 16, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Delbert Clawson and John James and one brother, Jim Gardener.She had a bachelor degree in business and retired from Brevard County Transportation.Dorothea's loves were for her horses, birds, cats, and dogs. She also loved to travel, interested in NASCAR Racing, and...
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Dalila Quintana Downs

September 26, 1929 - June 16, 2016

Dalila Quintana Downs 86Dalila Quintana Downs, died peacefully on June 16, 2016 in Winter Park, FL. Dalila was born September 26, 1929, in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, the daughter of Francisca and Jose Quintana.On July 26, 1951 Dalila married Donald W. Downs, an airman in the United States Airforce. The next seventeen years were spent raising their three children as they traveled from Puerto Rico...
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Ruth E. Morris

February 9, 1931 - June 16, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, Rockledge, FL.
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Robert Rohmann

December 13, 1985 - June 15, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Florida Memorial Gardens.
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James A. KELLEY

May 1, 1925 - June 15, 2016

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Michael H. Camper

March 11, 1958 - June 15, 2016

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