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Harry M. "Mike" Cahill, 61, of Naples, FL, died April 7, 2001. He was born December 7, 1939 in Warren, OH. He served in the U.S. Navy. He is survived by his wife, Gloria (Lottes) Cahill; daughter Michelle Fantauzzo of Indianapolis; step-sons, Leif Hauser of Fishers, IN and Eric Hauser of Hoffman Estates, IL; sisters, Nancy Newton of Winter Haven, FL and Barbara Harvey of West Lafayette, IN; two grandsons, Shawn Cahill of Greenwood, IN and D. Michael Fantauzzo of Indianapolis, IN. Services will be held at G.H. Herrmann Funeral Home, Greenwood Chapel, Thursday, April 12, 2001 at 1:00 p.m. Burial at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Glenns Valley. Contributions to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of Naples. G.H. Herrmann Funeral Home 317-787-7211
Ad first appeared: APR 11,2001

Helen M. Murphy, 75, of Bonita Springs Fla., formerly of Albany and Syracuse, N.Y., passed into eternal rest after a brief illness on February 19, 2001. Mrs Murphy, the daughter of the late Ariel and Dr. Robert McGuire of Syracuse, graduated from The Goodyear Burlingame School in Syracuse, attended Connecticut College and was a 1946 graduate Cum Laude from Syracuse University. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who worked her whole life as a volunteer for many worthy organizations including: the Syracuse Volunteer Center, the United Way of Central New York and Naples, Florida, the Junior League, the Syracuse Symphony, the Everson Museum of Art, the Albany Institute of History and Art and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Mrs. Murphy was a member of the Syracuse Century Club, the Onondaga Golf and Country Club and Saratoga's Reading Room. The devoted wife and best friend of the late Joseph H Murphy; she is survived by her five beloved children and spouses, Anne and Arthur Bence of New York City, Joseph H. Murphy Jr. and Carolin Murphy of Fayetteville, N.Y., Robert and Julie Murphy of Loudonville, N.Y., Sarah Murphy; and dear friend, John Ramos of New York City and Nelson and Carol Murphy of Great Barrigton, Ill. Nine devoted grandchildren also survive her, David and Kevin Ranford, Alicia and Joseph Murphy III, Charlotte Bence, Daniel, Spencer, Connor and Charles Murphy. Memorial services will be held on Friday, February 23rd at St. William's Catholic Church, 750 Seagate, in Naples at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow immediately after the service. A service will also be held in Syracuse, N.Y. at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The United Way of Central New York, The United Way of Naples, Fla., St. Anthony's Bread for the Poor in New York City and Big Brothers/Sisters of Albany County.
Ad first appeared: FEB 21,2001

Helen S. Webb  - A memorial service for Helen S. Webb will be held at the Bentley Village East Clubhouse, Rainbow Room on Thursday, March 15th at 4:00 p.m.
Ad first appeared: MAR 14,2001

Helen U. Garrettson of Naples passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2001. She was born in Trenton, NJ and lived in Naples since 1980. Mrs. Garrettson is survived by her son, James M. Garrettson of Indianapolis, IN; a granddaughter, Kelly Grace Garrettson of Indianapolis, IN; a niece, Sara Strawbridge of Naples; a nephew, Robert U. Height of Middlesex, VT. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert F. Garrettson Jr. Friends may call on the family on Friday, March 30, 2001 at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North. A service and interment will take place in Michigan City, IN at a later date. The family has entrusted care and services to: Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: MAR 28,2001

Herbert F. Wustmann, 86, a full time resident of Naples for over 20 years and a winter visitor since 1960, died Saturday, February 10th at his home. Prior to moving to Naples full time, Mr. Wustmann owned Felsen Building Service Company in Chicago. His firm was responsible for the repair and restoration of many Chicago's premier buildings. In Naples, Mr. Wustmann and his wife of 57 years, Lucille (Clayton) belonged to the Moorings Golf Club and found great joy in the activities and events offered by the Club. They were also long-time members of St. Ann Catholic Church. In addition to his wife, Mr. Wustmann is survived by two daughters, Barbara (Marc) Salenko and Elaine (Dr. Gregory) Miller; as well as his beloved grandchildren, Scott, Michael and Susie Salenko and Jillian and Graham Miller. The family will receive friends at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, Fla. on Monday, February 19, 2001 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the afternoon and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the evening. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Ann Catholic Church, 407 Ninth Avenue South on Tuesday, February 20, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Robert E. Tabbert, Pastor, officiating. Entombment will follow at Naples Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations in Herb's memory to St. Ann Catholic Church would be appreciated. Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: FEB 14,2001

Herman F. Danekas, 77, of Bonita Springs, FL, formerly of Monroe Center, IL, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2001 in Bonita Springs, FL. He was born June 8, 1923 in West Brookyn, IL, the son of Willie and Minnie (Ponto) Danekas. He married Dora Dean Holifield on August 25, 1944. He was a Monroe Center area farmer prior to his retirement. He was a member of the Community Congregational United Church of Christ in Naples, FL. He is survived by one son, Randall William (Deborah) Danekas of Bonita Springs, FL; one daughter; Gwynne Denise (Stephen) Myers of Bonita Springs, FL; eight grandchildren, Alison and Meridith Myers and Rachel Weber and Danielle Danekas, Lynette Bush, Terrie Ratkiewitz, Vickie Plunkett, Robert Plunkett; and one great-granddaughter, Ashland Weber; one sister-in-law, Belle Holified of Tuscaloosa, AL. He was preceded in death by his wife, Minnie, who passed way August 15, 1996; and brother Wilfred ""Pappy" Danekas; and an infant sister. Services will be held at Unger-Horner Funeral Home on Friday, April 13, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Alan Campbell, officiating. Visitation will be held at Unger-Horner, 400 North Sixth Street, Rochelle, IL from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2001. Burial will be at Lawnridge Cemetery, Rochelle, IL. Memorials to the Arthritis Foundation. Unger-Horner Funeral Home 815-562-4534
Ad first appeared: APR 11,2001

In Loving Memory Arnold H. Garfinkel 9/19/1937 to 12/8/2000 Join his friends to celebrate his life, Thursday, April 12, 2001 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Windstar Country Club Bayshore Drive off East Trail For details 941-597-2574
Ad first appeared: APR 11,2001

In Loving Memory Dona K. Palazzo March 21, 1995 The voice is mute and the heart is still That loved us well and true. Ah; bitter was the trial to part From one so good as You. You are not forgotten, Nor will you ever be As long as life and memory last We will remember Thee. As time goes by we miss you more, Your loving smile, Your gentle face, No one can take your vacant place. Deeply missed by: Your friends Ken and Rita Williams And Your Loving Family
Ad first appeared: MAR 21,2001

In Loving Memory Faith G. Knight Community Activist Loved by Many Friend to All Mom, Sis, "Grizzy", we all miss you so very much: Jon, Pam, Timmy, Skidge, Mig, Sara and Mikey Memorials in her name may be made to Naples Historical Marker Program, c/o City Hall, 735 Eighth Street South, Naples, Fla. 34102.
Ad first appeared: DEC 06,2000

In Loving Memory Of My Family Elbert E. Jenkins Jane B. Jenkins Polly Jenkins Chirgwin I miss you every day Dorothy J. Pfaff
Ad first appeared: MAY 30,2001

In Loving Memory Of My Special Valentine Robert Brett 1-23-21 to 2-1-01 LOVE, ROXANNE
Ad first appeared: FEB 14,2001

In Loving Memory Suzan Elizabeth Bond 11/24/37 to 1/17/00 You shall forever be a part of our fondest memories. Gordon and Lisa David and Matthew Monica Terri and Jonna John "Q", Miss Money Penny, James and Phoenix Phil
Ad first appeared: JAN 17,2001

In Loving Memory Timothy J. Keddie 8-9-66 to 12-27-96 December comes with sad regrets. It brings a day we can't forget. Deep in our hearts you'll always stay, loved and remembered everyday. Sadly Missed.. Mom, Dad, Corry, Kevin Colin and Todd
Ad first appeared: DEC 27,2000

In Loving Memory of Frank J. Crawford 7/22/52 to 4/25/00 It's hard to believe it's been a year since you've been gone. It seems like only yesterday that you were hugging my little brother and me, promising us it would be alright. You didn't lie Daddy, that's for sure. We are doing okay. The only thing missing is you, but not really. You always said that I was your heart and Josh was your soul. That's how we know you're still here. oe, Your Heart and Your Soul Amber and Joshua Crawford
Ad first appeared: APR 25,2001

In Loving Memory - Erika M. Gibbons12/21/1927 to 06/13/2000 "1 year in Heaven" With Love, Husband, Cyril; Sons, Gerhard and George; Sisters, Girda, Lore, Erna; Nieces; Nephews; and Grandchildren We All Miss You.
Ad first appeared: JUN 13,2001

In Loving Memory - Jeff Dane 3/17/22 - 2/7/99 Beloved Husband, Best Friend, Loving Father, Grandfather. You are always in our heart's Forever Loved
Ad first appeared: FEB 07,2001

In Loving Memory - Joshua Nash 1976 - 1993 JOSHUA Sweet sixteen and only kissed once Yet He called you to Heaven Your body now dust Just a young boy of five When we received the news Your time here was precious You would be leaving us soon Your body a prison Which you could not flee Heart disease wouldn't allow you To run and be free My memory of you Is the laughter you gave In facing your death You were amazingly brave Many lives changed forever When you finally let go An expansion of conscience Awakening all who you loved Jennifer Legutki Love Always Your Family
Ad first appeared: APR 25,2001

In Loving Memory - Michael Christopher Rice 4/11/95 - 7/20/00 Happy Sixth Birthday to Our Precious Angel We'll Forever Miss Holding You In Our Arms The tide recedes but leaves behind bright seashells on the sand, The sun goes down, but gentle warmth still lingers on the land, The music stops, and yet it echoes on in sweet refrains...For every joy that passes, something beautiful remains. Love, Mommy, Daddy and the gift you gave us, your baby sister, Hannah Elizabeth
Ad first appeared: APR 11,2001

In Loving Memory - Michael Phillips1969 - 1989 I am gone but please don't weep or grieve with great despair. For I am now with Jesus Heavens Beauty I now share. Try to look beyond tomorrow for there's much for you to do God has many blessings waiting on this earth for you. And think on precious memories until the day we'll be together in God's Heaven for all eternity. We Love You Mom, Dad Johnny, Tommy Pam and Brendon
Ad first appeared: NOV 22,2000

In Loving Memory - Roland Austin Powell 2/2/45 to 6/13/00 Sadly missed by wife Ruby; children; grandchildren; family; and friends
Ad first appeared: JUN 13,2001

J. Carl Smith III - A funeral service for J. Carl Smith III will be held (today) Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. in the North Naples United Methodist Church. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: JAN 03,2001

Jack W. Craft, 69, of Naples died Monday, December 11, 2000. Born and raised in Evansville, Ind., son of Walter J. and Elsie (Willis) Craft, he had been a U.S. Navy veteran for eight years and served during the Korean War. He moved to Naples in 1972. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Bettye Craft; four children, Mary (Rey) Doria, Jack W. (Sally) Craft Jr., James W. Craft and Jerry (Heather) Craft, all of Naples; brother, Bill Craft of Perry, Fla.; sister, Emma Jean Droege of Evansville, Ind.; sister-in-law, Marcella Craft of Naples; grandchildren, Casey Michelle and Michael Doria, Jake W., Jayson W. and Heather Ann Craft, Holly, Haley, Hannah and Jarrod Craft; great-grandson, Clay Michael Doria. Relatives and friends may call at the Fuller Funeral Home, 1625 Pine Ridge Road, Naples on Thursday, December 14, 2000 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held Friday, December 15th at 10:00 a.m. in Fuller Funeral Home. Entombment will follow in Naples Memorial Gardens. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: DEC 13,2000

Jacqueline "Jackie"L. Stanley, 57, of Naples, FL, died March 14th in Phoenix, AZ after a 15 month courageous battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Neil and Pete Lord of Athens, GA. She was a 1965 graduate of the University of Georgia. She taught school for 26 years, 21 of which were at Seagate Elementary School in Naples, FL. She is survived by sons, Pete Stanley of Naples, FL; and Matt (Angel) Stanley of Sapphire Valley, NC; her mother, Nell Lord, of Athens, GA; and her sister, Jeanie Jackson of Bishop, GA. She was preceded in death by her father, Pete Lord. Contributions in her memory may be made to Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ. A memorial service will be held at St. Peter's Catholic Church at 12:00 p.m. on March 31, 2001, in Naples, FL.
Ad first appeared: MAR 28,2001

James Bridges Lackey, 69, formerly of Bonita Springs, Fla., passed away Saturday, February 17, 2001 in Avon Park, Fla. Born February 24, 1931 in Memphis, Tenn., he had been a member of the IBEW No. 269 Electrician's Union in Trenton, N.J. for over 35 years before retiring to Florida in 1989. He proudly served the U.S. Army in Alaska during the 1950's and was a member of the American Legion Post No. 303, Moose Lodge and Eagles Lodge, all in Bonita Springs, and American Legion Post No. 69 in Avon Park. His loving wife, Mary Ann Payer-Lackey; sister, Mary L. Parramore of Alexandria, Va.; step-son, James Michael Callahan of Charlotte Court House, Va.; step-daughter, Patricia Law of New Egypt, N.J.; and four grandchildren survive him. Jim was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years, Dorothy Lackey. His body will be cremated with private memorial services held at a later date.
Ad first appeared: FEB 21,2001

James D. Alberti, 85, of Naples, died March 15, 2001 in his home. Born in Brooklyn, NY, February 20, 1916. After graduation from high school in 1933, he was employed by the Admiral Farrgut Naval Academy in Lakewood, NJ. He is an Army veteran of WW II serving with the 3rd Armored Division, 83rd Reconnaissance Battalion. His unit received five campaign stars. He had been a welding supervisor for Republic Steel Corp., Youngstown, OH, retiring after 25 years. A resident of Naples since 1979, Mr. Alberti was a member of Golden Gate VFW Post No. 7721, an avid golfer and former member of Quail Run Golf Club. He is survived by his wife, Elisabeth Gay Alberti, whom he married on June 7, 1945 in Bath, England; son, David J. Alberti of Naples, FL; daughter, Deborah Alberti and her husband, Albert Tauro of Apollo Beach, FL; grandson, David Alberti of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; brother, Michael DePerro of Girard, OH; sisters, Stella Moore of Youngstown, OH, Vita Rocco of Hubbard, OH and Eleanor Vivona of Green, SC. He was preceded in death by his sister, Jennie Giordano: and his brother, Felix DePerro. Friends may call at the Fuller Funeral Home, 1625 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, Saturday, April 7, 2001 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. followed by a funeral service to begin at 3:00 p.m. Donations in his memory may be made to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: APR 04,2001

Jan Freeman Dietz, 47, of Naples, formerly of Findlay, OH, died April 21, 2001 at Naples Community Hospital. Mrs Dietz was presently employed as a Mortgage Broker in Naples. Previously she was the Executive Vice President of Luxury Loans, Atlanta, GA. She was Sports World Trip coordinator for in coming athletes at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, assistant to the president at Hillcrest Mortgage Company, Atlanta, GA, former partner of the Heritage Springs Camp Ground, Vanlue, Business Manager at Dietz Construction and Custom Concrete, Realtor in Findlay, Blanchard Valley Residential Center, Findlay, cosmetologist at Ida Louise Salon, Lima, OH. She was a former member of Findlay Moose and DAV. She attended Lima High School, received a license in cosmetology and a manager's license from Frederick's School of Beauty, Lima, OH. She served on Board of Directors of Georgia Mortgage Association and was a member of the original "Up With People" Chorus and former Brownie leader, Merced, CA. She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Jess Henderson of Findlay,OH; daughter Kelli Ann (Dietz) Wealleans of Naples; granddaughter, MacKenzie Marie Wealleans of Naples; sisters and brothers, Gordon L. Freeman of Hilliard, June A Buttles of Findlay, Joy L. Binger of Findlay, Grant L. Freeman of Findlay, George Freeman Jr. of Warren, MI; and step-brother, James M. Henderson of Findlay She was preceded in death by brothers, Greg and Geoff Freeman. Visitation will be 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Routson Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 27, 2001 at the Routson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mike Van DenEynde, officiating. Memorials may be donated to the Trust Fund for grand-daughter, MacKenzie Wealleans, c/o Routson Funeral Chapel, 201 Osborn Avenue, Findlay, OH 45840. Routson Funeral Chapel 419-424-0777
Ad first appeared: APR 25,2001

Jane Gilbert Patterson Bromley of Akron, Ohio and Naples, Fla., passed away March 16, 2001 in Naples after a brief illness. She was born on February 1, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended Hathaway Brown Academy and Erskine College of Boston, where she studied portrait painting. She married Worthington Kirtland Bromley Jr. in 1943. Jane was an active volunteer with a number of organizations including the Junior League of Akron, the Akron Art Institute and a member of the Women's Board at Akron City Hospital. She was also one of the initial founders of the Diggers and Weeders Garden Club of Akron. She is survived by her children, Worthington "Kirt" Bromley III, Barbara "Bunny" Bromley, William "Bill" Bromley, and Margaret "Bootie" Bromley; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a generous, loving and talented woman who will be greatly missed by her family and many wonderful friends. A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 7th, 11:30 a.m., in the chapel of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1361 West Market Street in Akron, Ohio. Donations in her memory may be made to the Audubon Society of the Everglades, P.O. Box 16914, West Palm Beach, Fla. 33416, or the Books for Africa Library Project (non-profit), 1518 Sunside Drive, Copley, Ohio 44321 or a charitable organization of your choice. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: MAR 21,2001

Jared Neal Kreider, 84, of Bothell, Wash. and formerly of Naples, Fla., died December 25, 2000. He is survived by one son, Jon Kreider of Willston, Fla.; two daughters, Barbara Woods of Bothell, Wash. and Kathy Reynolds of Las Vegas, Nev.; six grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois (Berry) Kreider.
Ad first appeared: DEC 27,2000

Jason Michael Arrant died May 19, 2001 in Naples, FL. He was born August 29, 1978 in Naples. He worked as a carpenter. He was a good, caring, loving friend to all, an avid fisherman, and was loved and will be missed by all. He is survived by his parents; daughter; sister; brother; aunts; uncles; cousins; and his paternal grandparents. Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2001 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Johnson- Pittman Funeral and Cremation Services, 4424 East Tamiami Trail, Naples. A service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Johnson-Pittman Funeral and Cremation Services, 4424 East Tamiami Trail, Naples, FL 34112. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 4424 East Tamiami Trail Naples, FL 34112 774-3444
Ad first appeared: MAY 23,2001

Jean Reed Vandermade, 82, of Ft. Myers, died November 26, 2000. Formerly of Chicago, Ill. and Milwaukee, Wis., she had resided here since 1995. A graduate of Ohio State. She was a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy Nurses Corp serving in World War II and the Korean War. Mrs. Vandermade was recognized as an expert on disease and infection control in the operating rooms. She was a design consultant for many of the newly constructed operating rooms in major medical centers in the United States and abroad. She trained over 8,000 nurses at the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta, Ga., founded the Association of Hospital Practitioners, worked as the director of Operating Rooms at Ohio State University Medical Center. While working for 3M Corp, she was in charge of the teaching department and lectured on infection control in the operating room. Mrs. Vandermade was the first woman to receive the Sikorsky Air Rescue Medal for rescuing a downed pilot. A member of the First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs, she was very active in the church, heading the Stephens Ministry Program at Health Park Hospital and volunteered at Health Park Hospital acting as an assistant to the Chaplains. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Minor; two sons, Douglas and Richard Vandermade; one daughter, Susan Nolan; one sister, Olivia Kendall; four grandchildren, Emily and Katherine Vandermade, Michael and Kimberly Nolan; nieces, Virginia Salee, Nancy Reed; and nephew, Scott Reed. Memorial services will be conducted Saturday, December 9, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs, 9751 Bonita Beach Road SE. The family would prefer memorial contributions to the church for the Stephens Ministry Program. Arrangements by Ft. Mers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
Ad first appeared: DEC 06,2000

Jean Turner - A memorial service for Jean Turner will be held (today), Wednesday, January 17th, 3:00 p.m. at United Church of Marco Island. Fuller Funeral Home East Naples 417-5000
Ad first appeared: JAN 17,2001

Jeff Thomas Franklin, 85, of Naples, died January 6, 2001. He was born on January 17, 1915 in Jessup, Ga. Mr. Franklin had resided in Naples since 1945. Before his retirement, he worked as a caretaker for Outboard Marines, and did so for 30 years. He is survived by a son, Jackie and his wife, Marlyn Franklin of Naples; a brother, Raybon Franklin of Brunswick, Ga.; a granddaughter, Jodie and her husband, Mark Montgomery of Naples. His wife, Allie, preceded him in death on July 2, 1996. There will be a visitation held at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, on Thursday, January 11, 2001 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Services will be held on Friday, January 12, 2001 at Naples Memorial Gardens Cemetery in the Chapel of Peace at 2:00 p.m. Contributions may be made out to the charity of one's choice. The family has entrusted care and services to Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: JAN 10,2001

Jennie L. Scott, 87, of Naples, died Monday, February 5, 2001. Jennie had been a resident of Florida for over 30 years moving to Naples from Lake Placid, Fla., eight years ago. She resided in Naples at Ridgley Assisted Living Residence. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Barbara J. and P. Stanley Nippert of Naples; three sisters, Etta May Pope of McConnelsville, Ohio, Easter of Paoli, Ind. and June of California; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, P.O. Box 7164, Dublin, Ohio 43017. Muller-Thompson Funeral Chapel 597-8888
Ad first appeared: FEB 07,2001

Jerome F. "Jerry" Lukes, 76, of Kings Lake and formerly of Marco Island and Illinois, died Thursday, November 30, 2000 at Naples Community Hospital. Jerry was born January 12, 1924 in Chicago, a son of the late Edward and Ann (Tony) Lukes. For many years he was employed as a resident manager for condominium complexes as well as Seabreeze Condos of Marco. He was a member of St. Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, Naples, where he was Lector and Eucharistic Minister, and a member of the Knights of Columbus and a U.S. Navy Veteran. He leaves to cherish his memory, his beloved wife of over 47 years, Ione (Lindenmeier) Lukes whom he married on April 25, 1953; a brother, Edward (Eleanor) Lukes of St. Petersburg, Fla.; two nephews, Edward and James Lukes; and three nieces, Elaine Norton, Linda McPheeters and Janine Boyle; and numerous cherished friends and neighbors. Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial Mass in his memory on Thursday, December 14, 2000 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Peter's Church with the Rev. Timothy M. Navin, Pastor as Celebrant. Jerry's wishes were to be scattered over the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Those desiring are asked to remember him in a memorial contribution to the Building Fund for the Ministry Center of St. Peter's Church, 5130 Rattlesnake Hammock Road, Naples, Fla. 34113. The family is being served by the Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home, 4424 East Tamiami Trail, Naples, Fla. 34112. "My Peace I give you, My Peace I leave with you" Naples Oldest Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 774-3444
Ad first appeared: DEC 06,2000

Jessie Grace Russell Stahl, 78, born March 21, 1922, died peacefully at her home in Minneapolis, Minn. on January 5, 2001 with her loved ones by her side. She is survived by her loving husband, Edward; three daughters, Jane, Becky and Corinne; grandchildren, Mindy, Kent, Ross, Alex and Denny; her brother, Smith Russell ; and sister, Elizabeth Hull; plus numerous nieces and nephews. Jessie would have greeted her first great-grandchild in about four months. Ed and Jessie also had a home in Glen Eagles. Over the past 20 years, they had been members of the following golf clubs in Naples. First they bought a condo in 1978 at Wilderness and lived there about five years. They next moved to Wyndemere Country Club with a condo at the Hamptons in Kings Lake for about ten years. Finally they moved to a new home in Glen Eagles (Embassy Woods, as it was then called) where they'd lived for the past five years. Ed is a retired Northwest Airlines pilot and WW II bomber pilot. Jessie and Ed traveled extensively, both with the children and as a couple, once the children were grown. Jessie loved all kinds of activities, including cooking, sewing upholstering, bowling, golf and decorating. She was also an avid dog lover and always had a dog. She was dearly loved and deeply appreciated by all who had the good fortune to know her and will be terribly missed. Her first memorial was in Minneapolis on Thursday, January 18th at the Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel with burial at Fort Snelling Cemetery. She will have a later memorial in Jessie and Ed's hometown of Albion, Minn. in late June. Memorials my be made in Jessie's name to the Animal Humane Society, in care of Ed Stahl, 6024 12th Avenue South, Minneapolis Minn. 55417. (612) 866-1714. Ed Stahl is curious about how many folks in the Naples area who remember us, are still alive.
Ad first appeared: JAN 24,2001

Jesus Salinas, 20, of Golden Gate, Naples, died suddenly Friday, May 11, 2001 at Greenville Memorial Hospital, Greenville, SC. He was born March 2, 1981 in Naples, a son of Sergio and Patricia (Guerrero) Salinas and was a loving son, brother and friend to all who will be deeply missed. IN LOVING MEMORY OF JESUS SELINAS "You gave us 20 years of love, joy, and happiness that filled our hearts with beautiful memories. We will carry these memories throughout our journey on earth and your spirit will live on in our hearts. You will never be forgotten." WE LOVE YOU, Mom, Dad, Noemi, Patty, Natalia, Cesar, Checo and Fred and Sigi Salinas Jr. Relatives and friends are invited to call for visitation Thursday, May 17th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Johnson-Pittman Funeral and Cremation Services, 4424 East Tamiami Trail, Naples. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, May 18, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, 5130 Rattlesnake-Hammock Road with interment to follow at Naples Memorial Gardens. The family is being served by Johnson-Pittman Funeral and Cremation Services 774-3444
Ad first appeared: MAY 16,2001

James Henry Owens, 69, long-time Naples resident, died peacefully at his home on Friday, April 13, 2001. Born in Baltimore, MD. Jim came to Naples in the early 1950's. During his career in Naples he was a marine contractor, horticulturist and most recently owned a pest control company. Father of four children, and grandfather of six, Jim was loved and admired by many. Jim is survived by his wife of 26 years, Lynell Owens, his sons, James Randall Owens and Mark Vance Owens, his daughter, Dana Leigh Gardella, and his grandchildren, Christian, Alexander and Chanel Gardella, Eliot Crow, and Amber and Rex Owens, all from Naples. Jim is also survived by special friends, Joan Owens and Marylin Nelsen. Jim was preceded in death by his son, Steven Rex Owens. (1975). In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services. The Beachwood Society is in charge of arrangements with his ashes being distributed over his beloved Gulf of Mexico. The family wishes to thank the Hospice of Naples team for their assistance and concern during this difficult time.
Ad first appeared: APR 18,2001

Joan Rymer Matthews, 85, retired school teacher, died Saturday, January 13, 2001 from complications of Chronic Lymphoctic Leukemia CLL) in Naples, Fla. Ms. Matthews was born in San Francisco, Calif. in 1915. Her family relocated to the Washington, D.C. area when she was three years old. She was a graduate of the University of Maryland and worked as a nutritionist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture where she was proud to have developed "Butterball" turkey. Later she taught grades four and five Hyattsville Elementary School in Price George's County Maryland for 23 years. Her husband, Woodrow, passed away in 1971. Ms. Matthews moved to Florida in 1991 to be nearer her family. She had lived in Naples for the past four years. Ms. Matthews is survived by her two children, Warren Matthews of Naples, Fla. and Susan Lauer of St. Charles, Ill.; three grandchildren, Sharon Matthews Reightler of Westminster, Md., Sandra Matthews Jones of Houston, Texas and John Lauer of Oxbridge, Mass. There are three great-grandchildren. There will be no local services. Interment will be private in Maryland. Donations in her memory will be gratefully accepted by Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105. Beachwood Society 261-1767
Ad first appeared: JAN 17,2001

John "Jack" Francis Mulvihill, 87, of Naples, Fla., died Thursday, December 21, 2000 after a long illness. He was a devoted family man, an accomplished insurance executive, a tireless civic leader and avid golfer, always active until recent years. He was born on February 2, 1913 to the late Daniel G. and Marie Rose (Poirier) Mulvihill in Cambridge, Mass. At Belmont, Mass. High School, he excelled as a runner, holding the 220 yard record for three decades and once competing against Jesse Owens. Jack joined the Liberty Mutual Insurance Company with progressive assignments in Springfield, Mass., Baltimore, Erie, Cleveland, Washington, D.C. and Hartford, Conn. In 1948 he co-founded an insurance agency, Jones-Mulvihill Company in Hartford and Wethersfield, Conn. There he was founding president of the Lions Club, a member of the Town Council and the Board fAppeals, and active in Corpus Christi and Incarnation Catholic Churches, including chair of the Corpus Christi School Building Committee. He was president of the Connecticut Mutual Insurance Agents Association. In 1972, Teresa (Carlos) Mulvihill, his wife of 34 years, died and Jack moved to Naples, Fla. where he became President of the Glades Owners Association and founded its Neighborhood Watch. He is survived by his wife, Marion (Carleton) Coyne Mulvihill; his twin sister, Marie (Mulvihill) Chisholm of Belmont, Mass.; three sons and their wives, James and Mary Jane Mulvihill of Kennebunkport, Maine, John and Charlotte Mulvihill of Oklahoma City, Okla. and Thomas and Eileen Mulvihill of New Milford, Conn.; two step-children and their spouses, Martin and Anita Coyne of Bonita Springs, Fla. and Robert and Nancy (Coyne) Niles of Plano, Texas. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild, Timothy Niles of Houston, Texas. A brother, Edward L. Mulvihill of Bangor, Maine, predeceased him. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, December 28, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests any memorials to be made to St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, 5130 Rattlesnake Hammock Road, Naples, Fla. 34113. The family is being served by the Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home, 4424 East Tamiami Trail, Naples, Fla. 34112. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 774-3444
Ad first appeared: DEC 27,2000

John Albert Lynas, 78, died January 8, 2001 in Livonia, Mich. He is survived by his wife, Joy; daughter, Linda (Christopher) Rowland; grandchildren, Erin (Cameron) McLean, Ian (Melissa) Rowland; great-grandson, Matthew; two brothers; and one sister. Memorials may be made to Angela Hospice, 14100 Newburg Road, Livonia, Mich. 48154.
Ad first appeared: JAN 10,2001

John C. O'Connor, 82, a resident of Naples for over 22 years, died January 1, 2001. John attended Vanderbilt University and graduated from Nashville College of Law with a L.L.B. degree. He retired as a Navy commander in 1978 and served in WW II. Before retirement he was former director of the Kentucky Trial Lawyers Association. Surviving are his wife, Marion J. O'Connor; three sons, John O'Connor Jr. (Denise), Terrence O'Connor, all of Colorado and Michael O'Connor (Kari) of Kentucky; five granddaughters; sister, Margaret Shea of California; and brother, Edward O'Connor, Naples; four step-sons, Gary Christensen III, Greg Christensen of Oregon, Dana Christensen of Colorado and John Christensen of Indiana; five step-granddaughters; and two step-grandsons; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his former wife, Mary Louise in December of 1974. Entombment will be in Nashville, Tenn. Memorial service to be announced. Anyone who wishes, may make memorials on behalf of John through Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105.
Ad first appeared: JAN 03,2001


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