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Captain Charles "C.W." Sanders A funeral service for Captain Charles "C.W." Sanders will be held today, 10:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Naples, 1595 Pine Ridge Road. Interment will follow at Naples Memorial Gardens. Fuller Funeral Home East Naples 417-5000
Ad first appeared: SEP 29,2000

Robert Rodgers, 78, of Naples, died Thursday, December 23, 1999. Born in New York on April 13, 1921 he moved to Naples in 1974 after retiring from the Nassau County District Attorney's office. Robert and his wife operated the Seminole Saloon and the Old Florida Cafe in North Naples for many years and he was President of the Southwest Florida Chapter of the C.S.EA. for several terms. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; three sons, Clifford (Lena), David (Fran) and Lonny; one step-daughter, Barbara (Peter); eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2000 at 1:00 p.m. from the Muller-Thompson Funeral Chapel, 2011 Pine Ridge Road. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Naples. Muller-Thompson 597-8888
Ad first appeared: DEC 26,1999

"Mama Tudor" Helen F. Tudor died May 18, 2001. She is survived by her daughter, Jean Pollom and son-in-law Frank; grandsons Jonathon Beaton, Jesse and Jake Pollom, Troy Tudor; granddaughters, Stephanie Ziems, Frankie Jo Pollom; the loves of her life, Jet and Jenny Pollom; great-grandchildren, Jordon and Tiffany Tudor; and her best friend "Radar". A tribute to Helen will be held Monday, June 4, 2001 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North, Naples. Contributions can be made to Greater Naples Little League (Girls), 3060 66th Street SW, Naples, FL 34105 or Greater Naples Little League (Boys), 600 Port Side Drive, Naples, FL 34103. The family has entrusted care and services to Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: JUN 04,2001

 ''Captain'' John J. Kostuk, 77, of Naples, passed away April 22, 2000. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Seton Church, a member of the Knights of Columbus, and a member of the Eastport Fire Department (youngest fire chief in history). He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Aldona; his children, Christine Fawcett and son-in-law, William of Naples, Paula Spears of Kentucky and Peter Kostuk and daughter-in-law, Lisa of Naples; his grandchildren, William and Scott Fawcett, Alexander and Mallory Spears, and Andrew and Clinton Kostuk. He is also survived by his mother; brother; three sisters; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 5225 Golden Gate Pkwy., on Tuesday, (today) April 25th at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in his memory may be made to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105.
Ad first appeared: APR 25,2000

A. C. "Chet" Williams Jr., 78, died Thursday, July 13, 2000. He was a Naples resident since 1988, and a life-time resident of Lawrenceville, N.J. He was a retired master plumber and pipe fitter, a WW II Naval veteran, and a member of the Gothic Fraternal Lodge No. 270 F&AM for 47 years. He is survived by his wife, Madeline S. Williams; four children and their spouses; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Masonic Charity Foundation of N.J., 902 Jacksonville Road, Burlington, N.J. 08016.
Ad first appeared: JUL 16,2000

A. Jonell Spicer, 66, of Estero, died November 28, 2000 at a local nursing home. Mrs. Spicer had been a resident of Naples and Estero for the past 39 years coming from Miami. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Naples. Mrs. Spicer is survived by three sons, Dwight (Laura) Spicer of Golden Gate, Rick (Patti) Spicer of Naples and Donald (Brenda) Spicer of Baton Rouge, La.; two daughters, Michele (Tom) Beitz of Estero and Pamela Wheeler of Naples; four brothers, A.D. Davis of Naples, Walton Davis of Melbourne, Fla., Lehman Davis of Orlando, Fla. and Albert Davis of Miami, Fla.; two sisters, Martha and Maggie; 20 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Dave Lewis, Assistant Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Naples officiating. Burial will follow in Naples Memorial Gardens. Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 992-4982 Family owned since 1978
Ad first appeared: NOV 29,2000

A. Stockton Renfroe, 67, died July 11, 2000. He was a native of Jacksonville and received his BSA with honors from the University of Florida in 1955, was awarded the H. Harold Hume Fellowship for Graduate Studies in Ornamental Horticulture and Landscape Design and received his Masters Degree in 1957. He moved to Naples in 1959 following discharge from the U.S. Armed Forces. Mr. Renfroe was certified by the Florida Board of Landscape Architects in 1966 and was a past president of the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Landscape Architects and a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects. He was the founding principal of Renfroe Landscape Co. which has operated in Naples continuously since 1967 as a Landscape Design/Build service for all of Southwest Florida. He was also a past president of the Royal Palm Chapter, FNGA, University of Florida Alumni Club and Naples Beta Theta Pi (Fraternal) Club and a member of the Florida Nurserymen & Growers Association, the American Horticultural Society and the Rotary Club of Naples. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Marjorie; his children, Andy, Robin and Ned; his daughters-in-law, Jenny and Beth; his grandchildren, Andrew, Devon, Alec and Sarah; his mother-in-law, Ruth Christensen; brother-in-law, Jed; sister-in-law Rita; and nieces, Kim and Amy. A memorial service will be held, Saturday, July 15, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at Moorings Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the American Cancer Society or environmental organization of your choice.
Ad first appeared: JUL 14,2000

A.B. Morrison Funeral services for A.B. Morrison will be held (today) Friday, October 8th at 11:30 a.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: OCT 08,1999

Aaron A. Feder, 81, of Naples, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2000. Aaron was retired from his position as Director of Manpower for the office of Mental Retardation for the State of New York. A resident of Naples for 17 years, he was very active with the Naples Players, holding the office of Treasure for seven years, on the Board of Directors for ten years, and producing and takn an active role in numerous productions. He was involved in local community theater development for over 40 years. he was one of the founders of the Naples Mens Club and one of it's first presidents. He shared his knowledge, experiences and love of the theater with children and young adults by instructing at the International College and Avalon School. Aaron was a man of great iintegrity and character whose life touched many. He will be remembered for his loving heart, unstoppable sense of humor and fighting spirit. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Edith Feder, his two sons, David Feder of Annapolis, Md. and Paul Feder of Houston, Texas; two grandchildren, Allison Feder and Kellie Eggleston both of Houston, Texas; and two great-grandchildren, Bethany Joy and Cody Wade Eggleston of Houston, Texas. Friends and relatives are invited to visit and share in his memory on Wednesday, November 22, 2000 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at 4977 Pepper Circle, Apt. 201G, Naples. Arrangements have been handled by the Muller-Thompson Funeral Chapel of Naples.
Ad first appeared: NOV 20,2000

Abraham David "Al" Grossman, 87, of Naples, Fla. and Chestnut Hill, Brookline, Mass. died Monday, January 1, 2001. He had been a seasonal resident of southwest Florida for over 20 years. He was a WW II veteran of the U.S. Army. Mr. Grossman is survived by his wife of 61 years, Lena; his son, Steven C. Grossman of Chestnut Hill, Brookline, Mass.; grandchildren, Juli-Ann and Elissa Jo Grossman; and his sister, Sonya S. Shuman. He was preceded in death by his son, Alan Jay Grossman. Funeral services will be held this week in Boston. A memorial service at Temple Shalom in Naples will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Shalom, 4630 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, Fla. 34109. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: JAN 03,2001

Adalberto "AC" Carmenate, 39, of Naples, Fla., died unexpectedly, Saturday March 3, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Maggie; two daughters; and three sons, all of Naples, Fla. Funeral services will be Monday, March 12, 2001 from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Fuller Funeral Home, 1625 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, Fla. Memorial Mass will be held Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church. Burial will be at Naples Memorial Gardens following Mass.
Ad first appeared: MAR 11,2001

Addison H. Brown, 100, died January 15, 2000 in Naples, Fla. He was in the U.S. Army during WW I. He is survived by four sons; Addison from Birmingham, Mich., Thomas from Sacramento, Calif., William from Edwardsville, Ill. and John from New York, N.Y.; 16 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren. Services will be TODAY, January 19th at 3:00 p.m. at Bentley Village Care Center, 875 Retreat Drive, Naples, Fla.
Ad first appeared: JAN 19,2000

Adelaide Guenther (Gunner) Gilliland, born November 24, 1913 in Port Washington, WI, died May 25, 2001 at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. She had lived in Alpena, MI since 1939 and was a winter resident of Naples, FL. She married William O. Gilliland February 26, 1938 in Port Washington, WI. He preceded her in death June 16, 1989. Mrs. Gilliland graduated from Michigan State University in 1935 and continued to be a loyal supporter through the Beaumont Tower Preservation and the John Hannah Society and other related MSU events as well as being a life-time member and past president of the MSU Alumni Association. Another philanthropy of hers was Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. During her years in Alpena she was a member of Alpena Hospital Tray Club, Girl Scout Council, Child Study Club and other volunteer activities. She was also a member of First Congregational Church of Alpena, The Unitarian Church of Naples and the Naples Sail Club and Lake Winyah Club in Alpena. She is survived by three daugthers, Susan Rafferty and husband, T.G. Rafferty Jr. of Brighton, MI, Jean Gilliland and husband, Ron Winter of Alpena, MI, Ann Horton of Kalamazoo, MI; grandchildren, Thomas Rafferty III, Dr. Colleen Concepcion, Sarah Horton, R.W. Greg Horton, Addie Horton; great-granddaughter, Anna Rafferty; one sister, Edna Guenther of Port Washington, WI; nephews, Walter Guenther, Robert Gilliland; and one niece, Gail Gilliland. She was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers. Friends may call at the Bannan Funeral Home in Alpena, Tuesday, May 29th from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services Wednesday, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Congregational Church with Rev. Dr. Robert Case, officiating. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the MSU Alumni William O. Gilliland Scholarship Fund I, or American Cancer Society. Bannan Funeral Home 517-354-8411
Ad first appeared: MAY 28,2001

Adeline F. Pino A funeral Mass for Adeline F. Pino will be celebrated Friday, 11:00 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Friends may call Thursday (today) at Fuller Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: DEC 02,1999

Adelyn (Pat) Kamps, 90, of Naples, died on Wednesday, June 14, 2000. She had been a resident of Naples since 1973, coming from Arlington, Va./Washington, D.C. area. In Washington, she was a reporter for the Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. She had been active for many years at the St. Vincent de Paul Society and at Meals on Wheels. She is survived by her son, Michael J. Kamps and his wife, Carolyn of Dalton, Ga.; three nephews; and two nieces. A funeral Mass to which relatives and friends are invited, will be celebrated at St. Ann Catholic Church, Third Street South in Naples on Monday at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer remembrances to be sent to the Building Fund at St. Ann Catholic Church, 439 Ninth Avenue South, Naples, Fla. 34102 or to Meals on Wheels, 2874 Davis Blvd., Naples, Fla. 34104. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 4424 East Tamiami Trail Naples, Fla. 34112 774-3444
Ad first appeared: JUN 18,2000

Adolf Weppner, 66, of Naples, died Thursday, March 29, 2001. Mr. Weppner lived in Hudson, FL before moving to Naples. He is survived by his wife, Angela Weppner; two sons, Frank (Mindy) Weppner and Greg (Edita) Weppner; two grandchildren, Matthew and Brittany, all of Naples; two brothers, Horst and Hanz Weppner; and sister, Helen Fowlkes, all of Germany. Donations may be made in his memory to American Kidney Foundation, P.O. Box 96507, Washington, DC 20077. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: APR 02,2001

Adrian P. Driggs, 84, of Naples, passed away September 1, 2000. He is survived by his loving wife, June; daughter, Patricia Driggs-Balassi of Briarcliff, N.Y.; son, Adrian P. Driggs Jr. of New York, N.Y.; and two grandchildren. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Tuesday, September 5, 2000 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, 5325 28th Avenue SW, Naples. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105 or St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church. The family has entrusted care and services to Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: SEP 03,2000

Agnes ''Aggie'' Pratt, 74, of Naples, passed away Thursday, April 27, 2000. Agnes moved to Naples in 1984 from Concord, N.H. and worked as a missile assembler at Defense Research. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Bill Pratt; her son and daughter-in-law, William Jr. and Barbara Pratt of Penacook, N.H.; her daughter and son-in-law Maureen and John Kenyon of Naples. Also surviving are three grandchildren; Billy III and his wife, Jul Marie of Randolph, Mass.; Stephen Sarabia of Naples and Paige and her husband, Tony Martinez of Boscawen, N.H.; and four great grandchildren. The family will receive friends Monday, May 1, 2000 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Hodges Funeral Chapel of Golden Gate (formerlly Collier County Funeral and Cremation Chapel) 2772 Santa Barbara Blvd., Naples. Hodges of Golden Gate 455-2221
Ad first appeared: APR 29,2000

Agnes H. Murphy, 79, of Naples, (formerly of Ft. Myers), passed away Tuesday, March 6th. Mrs. Murphy was born on April 14, 1921 in Luthersburg, Pa. Mrs. Murphy was active in Real Estate sales in Ft. Myers and recently retired from the insurance industry. Surviving family members include daughter, Judi (Bill) Graham; and their children, Jeff and Ashley of Naples; son, Dennis (Cecilia); and their children, Grady, Caitlin and Sean of Greeley, Colo., daughter-in-law, Wendy; and her children, Michael, Matthew and Michell of Ft. Myers; nephew, Don Thompson (Sherri); and their children; Caitlin and Kelsey of Ft. Myers; and son, Marty (Debbie); and Katie of Ft. Myers. Mrs. Murphy was preceded in death by her husband, Edward; and son, John. Mrs. Murphy's family will welcome friends on Thursday, March 8th from 6:30 to 7:30 at the Fuller Funeral home at 1625 Pine Ridge Road in Naples. A brief memorial service will follow. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: MAR 07,2001

Agnes J. Savitskas Endrelunas of Naples, Fla., died peacefully with her loving family at her side on December 30, 2000. Before moving to Naples with her husband in 1999, she resided in South Windsor, Conn. for 47 years. She leaves her husband of 57 years, Aloysius "Ozzie" Endrelunas; her son and daughter-in-law, Karl and Rebecca Endrelunas of Naples, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Karol and Gregory Bowman of Naples, Fla.; and grandchildren, Adam and Kate Endrelunas and Ryan and Sarah Bowman, who will all miss her dearly. She also leaves her sister, Wanda Eanell of Tampa, Fla.; her brother, Walter Savitskas of New Hampshire; sister, Frances Xantho of South Windsor, Conn.; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Anna Meshkun of St. Petersburg, Fla.; and her brother, Alfred Savitskas of Hartford, Conn. A memorial service will be held for family and friends at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 625 111th Avenue North on Saturday, January 6, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. It will be a time to mourn, share memories, heal our sadness and celebrate the life of a wonderfully creative and loving woman. Her legacy is the inspiration she gave her family and the love she brought about in the lives of those who loved her. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Collier County Humane Society.
Ad first appeared: JAN 03,2001

Aida Milan Bresher of Naples, Fla., died Monday, September 4, 2000. Mrs. Bresher was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico and had been a resident of Naples for the past 27 years coming from Dayton, Ohio. Mrs. Bresher attended both public and private schools in Puerto Rico. She was a graduate of Marywood College in Scranton, Pa. and received her BS Degree in Home Economics and a Master's Degree in Household Arts from Columbia University in New York City. Mrs. Bresher was past member of the Montgomery County Women"s Medical Auxiliary in Dayton, Dayton Music and the Dayton Council on World Affairs. She was a member of the Dayton Philharmonic Women's Association, The College Women's Club, Dayton Art Institute, World Federalist Association, Naples Conservancy, Friends of the Everglades, World Wild Life Fund, Florida Audubon Society, Friends of the Collier County Museum and contributing member of Naples Youth Haven and the Guadalupe Center in Immokalee. Mrs. Bresher was a world traveler and resided at the Glades Country Club in Naples and attended St. Ann's Catholic Church. Mrs Bresher is survived by two sons, R.A. ""Tony" Bresher and his wife, Wanda of Centerville, Ohio and Naples Fla., J.T. Bresher ""Jerry"" Bresher and his wife, Debbie of Dayton, Ohio; daughter, Cathy and her husband, Mark Jeffers of Centerville, Ohio; a sister Ana Dosal of Ponce, Puerto Rico; and three granddaughters, Melissa Bresher and Jennifer and Lindsay Jeffers; and many nieces and nephews in Puerto Rico. Mrs. Bresher was preceded in death by her husband, Jerome T. Brehsher, M.D., a Dayton Urologist. Funeral services will be held in Eaton, Ohio with burial in Mound Hill Union Cemetery. Friends of Mrs. Bresher, if so desired, may send a contribution in her name to their favorite Charity or to the American Cancer Society or to Hospice of Naples. Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 941-992-4982 Family Owned Since 1978
Ad first appeared: SEP 06,2000

Al Liutkus, 67, died Sunday, November 5, 2000 in Naples, Fla. where he had lived since May 1997. Born June 12, 1933 in Kaunas, Lithuania, he immigrated to the United States after WW II and became a U.S. citizen in April 1955. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1956 to 1958 and then in 1960 received a degree in Architecture from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a member of the American Institute of Architects. He began and ended his 37 year career as an architect at Dalton and Dalton, which subsequently became URS Corporation. He was an accomplished architect and project manager, taking great pride and pleasure in his work. Noteworthy projects included B.F. Goodrich Company World Headquarters Building, Independence, Ohio, Orient Reception Center, Orient, Ohio, The Cleveland Public Library and many other education and commercial facilities in and outside Ohio. He truly loved his family and is survived by his wife of 40 years, Edda Liutkus of Naples; his children, Andrew Liutkus of Naples, Indre (Ray) Johnson of New York City; and grandsons, Alec and Karl Johnson. A memorial service and placing of the Cremated Remains will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 14, 2000 in Knollwood Mausoleum, 1678 S.O.M. Center Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross, Collier County Chapter, 2610 Northbrooke Plaza Drive, Naples, Fla. 34119. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 4424 East Tamiami Trail Naples, Fla. 34112 774-3444
Ad first appeared: NOV 09,2000

Alan Eugene Yergin, 70, died Saturday, April 8, 2000. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1952 to 1955 aboard the destroyer U.S.S. Robinson. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Commander USMR. Judge Yergin was an active real estate entrepreneur in Florida, owner/developer of several residential projects in the Naples, Fla. area. He is survived by his wife, the former Nora Lee Bow; two daughters, Deborah (Gary) West of Yorktown and Cindy (Eric) Linder of New Castle; three grandchildren, John Alan West, a student at Wabash College, Kyle Patrick West of Yorktown and Shelley Kay Linder of New Castle; and a brother, John (Betty) of New Castle. Services and burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday in New Castle City, Ind. Memorial contributions may be given to American Cancer Society or the charity of the donor's choice. Macer Hall Funeral Home 765-529-5900
Ad first appeared: APR 11,2000

Alan G. Alexander, 69, of Naples, Fla., died Monday, March 19, 2001. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, he moved to Naples eight years ago from Upland, Calif. He was born March 9, 1932 in Evansville, Ind., the son of Al B. and Bertha K. Alexander. Growing up in Cincinnati, he attended schools there and graduated from Walnut Hills High School. He attended both the University of Wyoming and Ohio State University. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. A 32nd Degree Mason, he was a member of the Hyde Park Lodge in Cincinnati and the Cypress Lodge of Naples. Mr. Alexander is survived by his children, Ann Marie Alexander and her children, Nicholas and Walter of Naples and Amy Alexander Andis, and husband, Kevin of San Bernardino, Calif.; his mother, Bertha K. Alexander of Naples; sister, Carolyn Hobson and her husband, David of Springfield, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Mae Rapp Alexander in 1996; and by his father. Friends and relatives are invited to call Thursday, March 22, 2001 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Fuller Funeral Home, 4735 Tamiami Trail East, Naples, during which a Masonic service will take place. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 23rd at 9:00 a.m. at the East Naples United Methodist Church, 2701 Airport Road South. Graveside services and burial will be held at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Friends of Music, First United Methodist Church, 388 First Avenue South, Naples, Fla. 34102. Fuller Funeral Home East Naples 417-5000
Ad first appeared: MAR 21,2001

Alan J. Deerfield, 69, of North Naples, died Sunday, April 1, 2001. He had been a resident of Naples for the past year coming from Harwich, MA. Mr. Deerfield had also lived in Newport, RI for 23 years before moving to Harwich, MA. Mr. Deerfield retired from the Lockheed-Martin Company in 1996. Prior to joining Lockheed in 1987, he spent 23 years as a consulting engineer and computer scientist for the Raytheon Company having designed the guidance computer systems for both the Hawk and the Patriot Guided Missile Systems. He was a former member and past president of the Rosi Crucians Lodge, Boston Chapter. He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn S. Deerfield of Naples, FL; son, Kevin Kelly of Revere, MA; daughter, Kathleen (John) Linnens of Harwich, MA; brother, Harvey (Ann) Deerfield of West Orange, NJ; and four grand- children, Sean Kelly, Shaylah Kelly, Derek Linnens and Kelly Linnens. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Paula Kelly in 1983; and a grandson, Sean Occhialini in 1988. The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 4, 2001 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home, 28300 Tamiami Trail South. Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Jimmy Fund c/o Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115. Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 992-4982 Family Owned Since 1978
Ad first appeared: APR 03,2001

Alan Palazzo, 39, of Naples, died unexpectedly Sunday, October 3, 1999. He is survived by his son, Anthony Miguel Palazzo; father, Emerick Palazzo, both of Naples; two sisters, Laurie A. Jeremias of Naples and Michelle Ann Palazzo of Estero, Fla. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dona Katherine Palazzo. Relatives and friends my call at the Fuller Funeral Home, 1625 Pine Ridge Road, Naples on Wednesday, October 6th rm 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, October 7th at 10:00 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, 625 111th Avenue North, Naples. Fuller Funeral Home Pine Ridge Road 592-1611
Ad first appeared: OCT 05,1999

Alan R. Bunn, 61, of Naples, died Thursday, June 8, 2000. Formerly of Hollywood, Fla. and Bloomington, Ill., he moved to Naples in 1994. He was born November 7, 1938 in Gary, Ind. to Walter and the late Lois (McLaughlin) Bunn. He attended Illinois State University at Normal. He was a Class A member with 33 years of active service in the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America. Mr. Bunn is survived by his wife, Guerry; father, Walter Bunn of Largo, Fla.; daughters, Kelly Polzin and Mindy McCluskey, both of Bloomington, Ill.; step-children, Jan (Jeff) Hawkins of Atlanta, Ga. and Robert E. (Shannon) Gardner of Singapore; three grandchildren; and sisters, Karen Ivens of New Jersey, Cheryl Calhoon of Missouri and Carol Wade of California. Friends are invited to call Sunday, June 11, 2000 from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. at the Fuller Funeral Home, 4735 Tamiami Trail East, Naples. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, June 12th at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at the Marco Island Cemetery. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the charity of one's choice. Fuller Funeral Home East Naples 417-5000
Ad first appeared: JUN 10,2000

Alan W. Day, 69, of Quail Creek, died Wednesday, August 9, 2000 in Naples. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., he retired to Naples in 1986 from Waverly, Pa. He was a past vice president of Keystone Coca-Cola Company of Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He was a member and Elder of Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church in Naples, a member of the Quail Creek Country Club, a 32nd degree member of the Masonic Order and a member of the Kiwanis Club in Scranton, Pa. He is survived by his wife, Joan Reid Day; his daughter, Robin Carter and her husband, Calvin; his sons, Jeffrey Day, Scott Day, Reid Day and Christopher day; two brothers, Houston Day and his wife, Anne, Asa Day and his wife, Barbara; his sister, Mary Morley and her husband, Bill; his grandchildren, Cameron Carter, Austin Carter, Ashley Day and Justin Day, Emily Day, Jennifer Day, Richard Day and Kyle Day; and two great-grandchildren. A memorial service to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church, 1225 Piper Blvd., (off Immokalee Road) in Naples. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Alan may be sent to either the American Heart Association, 28441 South Tamiami Trail, Suite 208, Bonita Springs, Fla. 34134, the Arthritis Foundation, 1000 Lely Palms Drive, Naples, Fla. 34113 or to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 774-3444
Ad first appeared: AUG 11,2000

Alan W. MacCarthy, 92, died Wednesday, March 23, 2000 at Moorings Park, Naples, Fla. Mr. MacCarthy was born July 23, 1907 in Orange, N.J. He graduated from Exeter School (class of 1927), Hobart College (class of 1931) and Harvard Business School (class of 1933), earning an AB and MBA. On June 8, 1935 he married Matilda ''Til'' Truex Wharton. Mr. MacCarthy moved to Ann Arbor, Mich. in 1950 to direct the first major capital campaign for the Phoenix Memorial Project. In 1952 his wife and children joined him in Ann Arbor and he was named Director of Development for the University of Michigan, a post he held until his retirement in 1972. In 1972, Mr. MacCarthy and his wife moved to Naples, Fla. While there, they became very active in the University of Michigan Club in Southwestern Florida. Mr. MacCarthy's career activities included President of the American Alumni Association, founder of the Big Ten Fund Raiser Institute, a member of the Rotary International Organization and a member of the University of Michigan's Presidents Club. Survivors include Alan W. MacCarthy Jr. of Escondido, Calif.; Matilda Tranzow of Arcadia, Calif.; Douglas E. MacCarthy of Aurora, Colo.; Anne M. Vander Hyden of Saline, Mich.; sister-in-law, Mrs. Ransom P. Rathbun of Johns Island, S.C.; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Cremation has taken place and burial will be in the Old Tennent Church Cemetery, Tennent, N.J. A family memorial service will take place at a future date. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the University of Michigan, Office of development, Attention Alfreda Fleming, 3003 South State Street, Ann Arbor, Mich. 48109. Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: MAR 29,2000

Albenia L. Murray, 76, of Naples, Fla., passed away January 18, 2000. She is survived by her nieces Joann Salvadore, Patricia Snell, Carolyn (John) Thomas, Marolyn Pariso and Wanda Cimaglia; nephews, Robert Hall and Walter Warf; and special friend, Carolyn Rice. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 23, 2000 at the Naples Funeral Home, 3107 Davis Blvd., Naples, Fla. Naples Funeral Home 775-4255
Ad first appeared: JAN 21,2000

Albert C. Nuhn, 69, of Wayzata, Minn. and Bonita Beach, Fla. died October 20, 1999. Al loved the game of tennis, his Bible study groups, civil engineering and his family. His faith carried him through a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by wife, Ada; daughter, Laura Hilde and husband, Todd; brother, Perry; and many other loving relatives and friends. Preceded in death by brother, John; parents, Perry and Claudia. Funeral services were held October 25, 1999 at the Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata Blvd. at North Ferndale Rd., Wayzata, Minn. 55391. Private interment in Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minn. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the church. David Lee Funeral Home 612-473-5577
Ad first appeared: OCT 31, 1999

Albert Cox, 82, of Bonita Springs, died Friday, March 3, 2000 at his residence. He had been a resident of Bonita Springs for the past five months coming from Saginaw, Mich. He was a veteran of WW II having served in the US Army and was a member of the American Legion, VFW and the Loyal Order of Cooties, all in Saginaw, Mich. He is survived by his wife, Agnes L. Cox of Bonita Springs; son, Gary A. (Debra) Cox of Big Rapids, Mich.; daughter, Jill A. (Robert) Thompson of Bonita Springs; three sisters, Betty Kijorski of Farmington Hills, Mich., Joan Rohrbeck of Mt. Clemens, Mich. and Olga Sassin of Alpena, Mich.; and two granddaughters, Robin and Jennifer Cox. His grandson, Tyler A. Thompson, preceded him in death October 3, 1998. Funeral services for Mr. Cox will be private. The family requests that memorial contributions in his memory be made to Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Ft. Myers, Fla. 33908. Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 992-4982 Family Owned Since 1978
Ad first appeared: MAR 06, 2000

Albert F. Engel, 79, of Bonita Springs, Fla., passed away February 23, 2000 at his residence. He was born April 11, 1920 in Bayonne, N.J., the son of William and Matilda Engel and had been a resident of Bonita Springs since 1983 coming from Beachwood, N.J. Albert served as a Staff Sergeant with the First Marine Division at Guadal Canal during WW II. Mr. Engel was a member of the V.F.W. and a retired voluntary fire fighter in Avenel, N.J. and had retired in 1983 with 30 years service from a management position at a Chevrolet Auto Supply service department in Rahway, N.J. Surviving are his son, Albert W. Engel of Bonita Springs; his four daughters and three sons-in-law, Dianne Engel of Somerset, N.J., Kathy and Michael Gibson of Beachwood, N.J., Donna and William Howell of Bonita Springs and Rita and James Joels of Naschanic Station, N.J.; his two brothers, William Engel of Bayonne, N.J. and Walter Engel of Whiting, N.J.; his three sisters, Jean Moehring of Lakeland, Fla., Thelma Prekop of Carteret, N.J. and Joan Murphy of Succasauna, N.J. Six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren also survive. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Rita, in 1994. The family will receive friends Sunday, February 27, 2000 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Leo Catholic Church. Burial will follow. The family suggests memorial contributions in Albert's name to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle North, Ft. Myers, Fla. 33908. Walter Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 992-4982 Family Owned Since 1978
Ad first appeared: FEB 25, 2000


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