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Alice M. White, 86, of Naples, died Friday, March 17, 2000. Alice was born March 16, 1914 in Terre Haute, Ind. She had been a resident of Naples since 1989 coming from St. Petersburg Beach, Fla. and was a member of St. Monica's Episcopal Church. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Vickie White of Naples; and a grandson, Bob White Jr. of Naples. The family will receive friends at the Muller-Thompson Funeral Chapel, 2011 Pine Ridge Road, Sunday, March 19, 2000 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held Monday, March 20, 2000 at St. Monica's Episcopal Church, 7070 Immokalee Road at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Kathryn Schillreff, officiating. Entombment will follow at Naples Memorial Gardens. Muller-Thompson Funeral Chapel 597-8888
Ad first appeared: MAR 18,2000

Alice Marie Zullig, 82, of Bonita Springs, passed away January 3, 2001. Born in Jersey City, N.J., she came to the area in 1989 from Middletown, N.J. She was a member of Hunter's Ridge Country Club. She also loved bridge and was a member of a number of bridge clubs. Mrs. Zullig is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Charles J. Zullig of Bonita Springs; two sons, Charles J. (Marlene) Zullig Jr. of Niskayuna, N.Y. and James J. (Pamela) Zullig of Houston, Texas; two daughters, Karen A. (Perley) Grimes of Litchfield, Conn. and Kathleen (Daniel) Pienta of Fairview Park, Ohio; three brothers, John O'Hara of Ft. Myers, Raymond O'Hara of Vermont and James O'Hara of Manahawking, N.J. Also surviving are nine grandchildren. Her parents, James and Margaret O'Hara; and a daughter, Candice A. Zullig preceded her in death. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 13, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 625 111th Avenue North, Naples. Memorials are suggested 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: JAN 10,2001

Alice Myers, 81, died August 18, 2000 of heart failure. Loving wife, mother and grandmother, Alice was an artist in all her pursuits: painting, crafts, cooking, decorating. In her professional life, she served as the Administrative Officer of the American Sociological Association and was honored by election to Who's Who in America. She is survived by Paul, her husband of 58 years; two children, David L. Myers of Somerville, Mass. and Christine A. Harris of Thousand Oaks, Calif.; two grandchildren, Jeremy B. Myers of Denver, Colo. and Jessica A. Myers of Louisville, Ky.; and her brother, G. Martin Fuls of Jacksonville, Fla. Beachwood Society, Inc. 261-1767
Ad first appeared: AUG 21,2000

Alice Perricone, 70, died Sunday, February 18, 2001. She was born in Indonesia and lived in Naples for the past 25 years. She is survived by her husband, Randy Perricone; daughter, Ilse J. Beebe of Cortland, N.Y.; son, Wiebe VanMarum of Naples; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. There will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105.
Ad first appeared: FEB 24,2001

Alice W. Knight, 86, of Naples, died Sunday, April 16, 2000. Born in Lunenburg, Mass. in 1913, she graduated from Cushing Academy and served as head librarian for the Town of Pepperell, Mass. until her retirement in 1979. She was married to the late Herbert G. Knight for 52 years until his death in 1990. They moved to Naples in 1980 to be close to their two daughters and their families. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Peter Waltbillig, and Carol and Bill Ryan; her grandchildren, Jay and Stephanie Waltbillig, Nicholas Waltbillig, Heather and Chris Thornton, and Scott and Anne-Marie Ryan; and a great-granddaughter, Sarah Bethany Ryan. She also leaves two brothers and a sister-in-law, Roger and Marjorie Wiley of Chatham, Va. and Joseph Wiley of Ossipee, N.H. This gracious lady leaves a life-time of wonderful memories to her relatives and friends who were fortunate enough to have her touch their lives during her lovely journey on earth. A memorial service, to which relatives and friends are invited, will be held on Friday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. at Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home, 4424 East Tamiami Trail in Naples. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Alice may be sent to the Alzheimer's Support Network, 660 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 21, Naples, Fla. 34102. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 774-3444
Ad first appeared: APR 18,2000

Alicia R. Shepard of Naples, passed away peacefully at home February 6, 2001 at 2:45 a.m. She was born August 8, 1930 in Watertown, Mass., daughter of Joseph and Lillian Kelly and sister of Joseph Jr., all of whom predecease her. Her eldest daughter, Shellie Shepard died in 1980. She lived in Naples since 1979 and was employed by the firm of Cummings and Lockwood until her retirement in 1995. While her gentle spirit lives on, her physical presence is sorely missed. She is survived by her daughter, Tracey Bartholomew of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; son, Lt. Col. Michael Shepard of Centreville, Va.; son, Marc Shepard of Atlanta, Ga.; four grandchildren; and her beloved dog, Samantha. After cremation, a memorial service will be held for friends and family at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, February 8th at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church Columbarium, 5130 Rattlesnake Hammock Road, Naples, Fla. 34113. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that contributions in her memory be made to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105.
Ad first appeared: FEB 07,2001

Alida Ann Van Steeden Schryver, our mother, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, May 28, 2000. She was born in Long Island, N.Y. on May 9, 1935, the daughter of the late Peter and Margery Van Steeden. She lived in New Canaan, Conn. most of her life, moving to Naples, Fla. in 1963 with her daughter, Belinda. Alida is survived by seven children, Belinda (Ramon), Sandi (John), Christopher (Sheri), Peter, Jeff (Christy), Gregory, Robert (Amy); six grandchildren, Brooke, Bradley, Gabrielle, David, Claire and Emily; two sisters, Juliana Alasso of Rhode Island and Jane Underriner of Maryland; many nieces and nephews; and grand-nieces and grand-nephews; close childhood friend, Wilma DeiCas of New Canaan; and many other loving friends. She was preceded in death by her sister, Margery Conron; and brother, Peter Van Steeden III. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 5, 2000 at Unity Church, 2000 Unity Way, Naples, Fla. 34112 with the Rev. Jack Kern, officiating. Donations in memory of Alida Schryver may be sent to Unity Church or The Senior Friendship Center at 811 Seventh Avenue South, Naples, Fla. 34102. Burial will be private.
Ad first appeared: JUN 05,2000

Allan L. McKay, 85, passed away after a short illness September 30, 2000. Allan was the past president and CEO of Giddings and Lewis Machine Tool Company. He retired in 1977 to pursue his love for boating and fishing. He was a member of the National Order of Groundhogs, the Memorial Society Manufacturing Engineers Organizations, the U.S. Power Squadron, and the Presbyn Rotarian Club. Allan was the past president or past director of the following organizations, The Young Presidents Organization; The National Tool Builders Association, The American Management Association, The Wisconsin Manufactures and Commerce Association. Cherished husband of 63 years to Tennyse (nee Willstumpf.) Loving father of Bruce (Mary) and the late Dr. Brian G. McKay. Proud grandfather of Heather Meyer and Kristin McKay of Florida. At Allan's request there will be no services. Memorials in Allan's name may be made to the Washington Island Medical Foundation. Hartson Funeral Home
Ad first appeared: OCT 03,2000

Allan Roadcap A memorial service for Allan Roadcap who passed away June 23, 2000 will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North with Dr. Bob Wallace, officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105 or the American Cancer Society. The family has entrusted care and services to Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: JUL 12,2000

Allan W. Roadcap of Naples, passed away Friday, June 23, 2000. He moved to Naples permanently in 1991 after being a part-time resident here since 1980. He was the former owner and president of a Coca Cola Bottling Plant in Westminster, Md. from which he retired. He was a graduate of Virginia Poly Technic Institute and earned his Masters degree from Florida State University. He was a member of the Naples Rotary Club. Allan is survived by his wife, Byrd; sister, Elizabeth Wilson, both of Naples; and many special friends. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North with Dr. Bob Wallace, officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, Fla. 34105 or the American Cancer Society. The family has entrusted care and services to: Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-12137
Ad first appeared: JUN 27,2000

Allen Abram Mott died unexpectedly Friday, January 26, 2001. Al was born January 18, 1940 in Keene, N.H., the son of the late Guibert and Agnes (O'Connor) Mott of Keene, N.H., and later of Naples, Fla. He graduated from Norwich University, and served in the U.S. Army in Germany. He was an officer of American Express in Okinawa and Yokohama, Japan before coming to Naples 32 years ago. He was a vice president of the former Bank of Naples and Barnett Bank of Naples. He was active in civic organizations, and served as a treasurer for the Big Cypress Nature Center (now a part of The Conservancy), the Collier County Fair, the Collier County Builders and Contractors Association, and Youth Haven. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Suzanne; son, Thomas Mott of Centerville, Va.; sisters, Peggy Mott of Naples, Fla. and Patty (Charles) Smith of Rindge, N.H. Al was an avid fisherman and could be spotted at the Naples beach at dawn every morning. He was a caretaker to all who knew him, and a special friend to children and animals. Funeral arrangements will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Youth Haven or the American Heart Association in Allen's name. Johnson-Pittman Funeral Home 774-3444
Ad first appeared: JAN 29,2001

Allen Rundle, 62, of Naples, died Friday, June 1, 2001. Mr. Rundle and his wife, Claire have lived in Naples since 1996 coming from Virginia Beach, VA. Until his retirement, he was vice president of Dominion Sky Angel, a satellite network. He was a member of the Liberty Lighthouse Church of Bonita Springs, FL and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Allen is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Claire of Naples, FL; a son, David of Virginia Beach, VA; three daughters, Jodie Berndt of Coronado, CA, Jennifer Rundle of Baton Rouge, LA and Mary Rundle of Boston, MA; a sister, Delia Wickham; and four grandchildren. There will be a memorial service held at the Liberty Lighthouse Church in Bonita Springs Sunday, June 3, 2001 at 4:00 p.m. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Piqua, OH. Contributions may be made to the Dominion Foundation, P.O. Box 7609, Naples, FL 34101. Dominion Foundation provides free air time on Sky Angel Satellite for Christian Ministries, or Liberty Lighthouse Church, Bonita Springs. But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumphal procession in Christ, and through us spreads everywhere the fragrance of the knowledge of Him. II Corinthians 2:14 The family has entrusted care and services to Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: JUN 02,2001

Allene Rettig McIntosh Memorial services for Allene Rettig McIntosh will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 24, 1999 at Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Drive, Naples, with Rev. Dr. Charles Webster and Rev. James Kirk, officiating. Private entombment services were held. Arrangements by Hodges Funeral Chapel, 3520 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, Fla. Hodges Funeral Chapel 261-1237
Ad first appeared: SEP 23,1999

Alphose J. (Lock) Mueller, 82, a former 11 year resident of Naples and former editor of the Granite City Press Record, died January 16, 2000 in Chesterfield, Mo. Mr. Mueller was born in Granite City and graduated from Westminster College in Fulton, Mo. During World War II, he served as a Navy pilot of PBY's, search and rescue planes. He was No. 8 in NAUI (National Association of Underwater Instructors). He earned his Master's Degree at Southern Illinois University and after retiring from the newspaper, taught fourth and fifth grades at Johnson School. He wrote ""Black Cats with Wings of Gold'' which recounted the experiences of his squadron members during the war. Retiring to Monterey, Calif., he was one of the original docents at the Monterey Aquarium. He also wrote regularly for the Monterey Herald's Sunday supplement, as well as many service magazines. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Patricia (Tish) Mueller; two daughters, Gay Shaiper (Dick) of Chesterfield, Mo. and Gretchen (Sonam Targee) Sommer of Rochester, N.Y.; two sons, Forrest (Patty) of Wentzville, Mo. and Michael (Melodye) of Bunker Hill, Ill.; a brother, Edward K. Mueller (Betty) of Las Vegas, Nev.; and a sister, Mary Simon of Montrose, Colo.; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 16 nieces and nephews. A private memorial service was held in Wildwood, Mo. the Saturday after his death. Any donation should be made to the local Hospice.
Ad first appeared: FEB 08,2000

Altaide Rosemary Minnis departed this life December 18, 1999 after a two year bout with kidney and liver cancer. She was at home in the company of her family when she took her last breath at 7:20 p.m. on that Saturday evening. Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Jack Minnis; ten children, Jackson Minnis, Jacqueline Hart, Yolanda Pratt, Brenda Owusu, Nichole Minnis, Jeffrey Minnis, Anthony Minnis, Mannix Minnis, Hennix Minnis and Sabrina Minnis; five sons-in-law and daughters-in-law, Roger Hart, Clayton Pratt, Dr. Michael K.A. Owusu, Laura Minnis and Nadia Minnis; six grandchildren, Anthony Minnis Jr., Hennix Minnis, Tashana Minnis, Kendel Pratt, Kwaku Adom Owusu and Tayla Pratt; and a host of relatives and friends. Viewing will be at 10:00 a.m. on December 27, 1999 at Fuller Funeral Home and Cremation evice, 4735 Tamiami Trail East, Naples, Fla. 34112 with funeral service following at 12:00 p.m.
Ad first appeared: DEC 23,1999

Althea Murchison, former resident of Naples, died February 1, 2000. She was active in the plans to build the Moorings and was president of Horizon House, president of the Women's Auxiliary of Naples Community Hospital and board member of Southeast Bank of Naples. She is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Andersen of Elmira, N.Y. and Mary Jane Carson of San Antonio, Texas. She was the widow of Mr. Leslie Gould. Later she married Charles Murchison II who also predeceased her. Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, February 8, 2000 at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Jacksonville, Fla. Arrangements by Hardage Giddens Funeral Home, 729 South Edgewood Avenue, Jacksonville, Fla. (904) 355-5641.
Ad first appeared: FEB 05,2000

Alverta L. Burgess, 76, of Naples, Fla. died Sunday, August 27, 2000 in Punta Gorda, Fla. She was born on May 28, 1924 in Jackson, Mich. to Harold E. and Matilda A. Drew Nordman. She was an avid reader and loved her poodle "Louie". She is survived by her sons, Harold E. "Hal" (Cindy) Burgess of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Edward F. (Cheryl) Burgess of Palm Harbor, Fla.; daughters, Beverly A. (Jack) Wenman of Naples, Fla. and Diana E. (Tom) Jenkins of Naples, Fla.; a brother, Charles Nordman of Bradenton, Fla.; 18 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Gulf Coast Diabetes Foundation, P.O. Box 25547, Sarasota, Fla. 34277 would be appreciated. Arrangements by the James A. McKee Funeral Homes, North Port, Fla.
Ad first appeared: AUG 30,2000

Alvin Arthur Freehafer, M.D., internationally renowned educator and surgeon, died Wednesday, March 29, 2000 while attending an orthopedic meeting in Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii. He was 75 years old. Dr. Freehafer was a resident of Marco Island, Fla. He was born December 12, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pa. to Fred K. Freehafer and Mary C. Arthur. He was raised in Ben Avon, Pa. and attended Ben Avon High School. He was married to Margaret I. Gulban, June 28, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pa. His wife predeceased him December 10, 1995. Dr. Freehafer was graduated from the College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio with a B.S. degree in 1947 and from Hahnemann Medical College of Philadelphia, Pa. with an M.D. degree in 1951. He interned at Abington Memorial Hospital from 1951 to 1952 in Abington, Pa. and practiced family medicine from 1952 to 1954 in Hatboro, Pa. From 1954 to 1956, he was a Captain with the 4166th United States Air Force Hospital, Smoky Hill Air Force Base, Salina, Kan. After his service, he took up his residency at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio (1957 to 1960). From 1960 to 1989, Dr. Freehafer was an attending Orthopedist at the Veteran's Administration Hospital, an Associate Orthopedist at University Hospital and Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio. He became board certified with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in February, 1962. From 1965 to 1979, he was Chief of Orthopedics at Highland View Hospital. He built an internationally recognized center of excellence in spinal cord injured clinical care and research, known as the Spinal Cord Injury Service at the Cleveland Metropolitan Gen- eral/Highland View Hospital in Cleveland. He was Chief of this Service from 1970 to 1989. Dr. Freehafer was Director of Orthopedics at Cuyahoga County Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio from 1971 to 1987 and Director of Orthopedics at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital/Highland View Hospital, Cleveland from 1979 to 1987. He was also a principal investigator of the At-Home Rehabilitation Program for Cancer Patients, Cancer Center, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio from 1976 to 1979. He was Co-Director of the Rehabilitation Engineering Center at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital/Highland View Hospital, funded by the National Institute for Handicapped Research, 1979 to 1987. Starting in 1960, he began teaching Orthopedic Surgery at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Ohio. He was an instructor from 1960 to 1962, an assistant professor from 1962 to 1970, an associate professor from 1965 to 1979, and a professor from 1979 to 1992. Dr. Freehafer was a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American College of Orthopedic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, American Medical Association, American Orthopedic Association, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, American Spinal Injury Association, Cleveland Academy of Medicine, Cleveland Orthopedic Club, Clinical Orthopedic Society, International Medical Society of Paraplegia, National Rehabilitation Association, Ohio Rehabilitation Association and the Ohio State Medical Association. He was the author of many professional articles. Surviving are a twin sister, Betty Freehafer of Atlanta, Ga.; four children, Nancy J. Free- hafer of Waxhaw, N.C., Carol Matteson of Tampa, Fla., Sally Davis of Glen Arm, Md. and John R. Freehafer of Spring Hill, Fla.; and two grandchildren. The family requests memorial contributions be made to the spia cord injury research, education or care facility of choice. Ballard Family Mortuary in Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii handled arrangements. Services and burial were held at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Fla. on Monday, April 3, 2000.
Ad first appeared: APR 06,2000

Alvin J. Kruezer, 82, of St. Charles, Mo., died Friday, December 29, 2000 at his residence. A 24 year resident of Naples, he had a happy, productive retirement in Naples with many wonderful friends. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy (WW II), Missouri State Guard, retired vice president and operation manager of Hogan Truck Service, St. Louis, Mo. after 40 years of dedicated service. He was a past president, vice president and director of Local Cartage Association of Greater St. Louis, past Missouri chairman of Highway Users Conference and past member of Teamster Local 600, past president Academy of Sacred Heart Fathers' Club, director and past vice president of Forest Lakes Condo Association and vice president of Quail Run Golf Club, Naples, Fla. Mr. Kruezer is survived by his loving wife, Virginia Hogan Kruezer, who shared 55 years of marriage, joy, friendship and adventure; two daughters, Kathleen and James Anderson of St. Charles, Nancy and Dr. Karl Gruendl of St. Charles; and son, Robert Sr. and Cheri Kruenzer of O'Fallon, Mo.; seven grandchildren, Barbara and Joseph Anderson, Patricia and Will Myers, Robert Jr., Kristen, Annie and Kelsey Kruezer; dear brother and sister-in-law, Joseph and Betty Hogan of Phoenix, Ariz. He was a devoted husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, uncle brother-in-law; and friend to many. Memorials to SSM Hospice of St. Charles or St. Joseph Catholic Church of Cottleville Building Fund or Masses. Send in care of Baue Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay, St. Charles, Mo. 63301.
Ad first appeared: JAN 03,2001

Amanda S. Hamlett, 17, of Immokalee, Fla., passed away December 28, 1999 due to an automobile accident. Survivors include her parents, Larry and Melonie Hamlett of Immokalee; three brothers, Gabriel Hamlett of Gainesville, Fla., Lee Taylor of LaBelle, Fla. and Lucas Hamlett of Immokalee, Fla.; grandparents, Leona (Betty) Corbitt of Immokalee and Garnett and Louise Sneed of Columbia, Ky. The viewing will take place Thursday, December 30, 1999 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Immokalee. Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 31st at the First Baptist Church of Immokalee. Burial at Lee Memorial Park.
Ad first appeared: DEC 30,1999

Amelio "Mal" Bruno, 79, of Naples, Fla., formally of Walpole, Mass. passed away September 21, 2000 at Naples Community Hospital. Mal was born in Dedham, Mass., son of Maria (Perinno) Bruno and Salvatore Bruno. He served in the Armed Forces during WW II. He was a past commander of the VFW Post No. 5188, a member of the American Legion and a retired member of the brotherhood of Local No. 4 I.U.O.E. Mal moved to Florida in 1984 with his loving wife, Janet (Mongeau) where he enjoyed the climate and great golf with his good buddies. He will be sadly missed by his wife and his children; William E. Bruno (JoAnne) of Foxborough, Mass, Shirley J. Finch (Richard) of North Attleboro, Mass. Also his step-children, Laura Moriarty (Stephen) of Reading, Mass. and Raymond Procaccini of Foxborough, Mass. He is also survived by his dear sister, Mary Rubino of Readville, Mass.; sister-in-law, Dorothy Bruno of Dedham, Mass.; and his beloved niece; nephews; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. Services in Mal's memory will be held in Walpole, Mass. and he will be buried in Knollwood Memorial Park in Canton, Mass. A memorial Mass will be said for Mal at a later date in Naples at his favorite church, St. Peter the Apostle, where he was a faithful communicant. Arrangements have been co-ordinated by the Forest Lawn Cremation Inc. and Delaney Funeral Home of Walpole.
Ad first appeared: SEP 25,2000

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