Featured Obituaries

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Family and friends of Lyn Hillman Levine Jacobson will gather to remember her at a memorial service on Sunday, October 9, 2022, at 2 p.m., at the Jewish Congregation of Venice, 600 N. Auburn Rd, Venice, Florida. As Lyn would've wanted, refreshments will be provided immediately following the …

Friday, September 23, 2022

Our deeply loved husband, father and grandfather died peacefully in his home on Thursday, September 1, 2022.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Dr. Francis A. (Frank) Ruffo Sr., Age 90 formerly of Ocean Pines, Md., passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022, in Sarasota, Fla.

Friday, September 16, 2022

Doris as born on November 25, 1931 in Little Gap, Pa. Services will be Sunday October 2, 2022 at 2 p.m., at Venice Presbyterian.

Jack Hudson of Venice passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, in the arms of his wife, Christine Caves. He was born in Minerva, Ohio, on October 16, 1928. He graduated from Minerva High School and attended Kent State and Ohio State. He was in education all his life, in administration along …

Douglas Wayne Johnson, 83, passed away in Nokomis, Fla., on Monday, September 12, 2022. He was born on July 6, 1939, in Neenah, Wis., to Vernon and Mayme (Cizek) Johnson. Douglas lived in Winchester, Wis., before living in Neenah, Wis., prior to relocating to Osprey, Fla., in 1998. He worked…

Richard John Henry died on Monday, August 22, 2022, of Aplastic Anemia. He was 67, retired and living with his wife of 44 years JulieAnn, his mother-in-law Betty Campbell, and son Matthew. He was born in Galesburg, Ill., to Helen and Earl Henry.

Charmaine L. Bartanowicz of Venice, Fla., passed away at the age of 80 on Thursday, September 8, 2022.

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

He was born October 17, 1937. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 17, 2022, at 1:00pm, at Toale Brothers Funeral Home, Ewing Chapel.

Joseph H Johnson, 79, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, in Sarasota, Fla. His loving wife, Gloria, was by his side. Joe was born on May 18, 1943 in Utica, N.Y., to Joseph and Mary (Smith) Johnson and was the oldest of their 5 children. He graduated from New Hartford Hig…

Friday, September 09, 2022

Edward Greer Furner, 88, of Venice, Fla., passed away Sunday, August 28, 2022. He was born January 27, 1934 in Chicago, Ill., to Edward and Mary Louise (Greer) Furner.

Brett Thomas Cooper, 48, of North Augusta, S.C., went to be with his Lord on Friday, July 29, 2022, following a lengthy battle with non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

Ouida Jeanette Weissinger Felker departed this life in faith and peace Thursday, August 25, 2022, in Venice, Florida. She was surrounded by her children and loving family.

Janice was born in Lansing, Iowa, on March 13, 1938 to Carl and Rita Troendle. She died on Wednesday, August 10, 2022, with her family at her side. She married James F. Gaulrapp on August 30, 1958 and Robert W. Keith on August 11, 1994.

Thomas P. Vitale, died peacefully at his home in Venice, Fla., on Friday, September 2, 2022.

Frank Anthony Loebig, 85, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 in Venice, Florida, with his devoted wife of 61 years, Marlene, by his side.

Friday, September 02, 2022

David J. Haymon of Sarasota and Venice, Florida formerly of Murrysville, Pa., died Wednesday, August 31, 2022 on his 93rd birthday.

Irma "Linn" Walck, (nee Baechle), loving wife of the late George R. Walck, fortified with sacraments of Holy Mother Church, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 27, 2022, just 11 days short of her 97th birthday.

Richard Allan Peterson (Dick) passed Friday, August 19, 2022 at age 77. Dick died at home under Hospice care as a result of long-term cancer.

Saturday, August 27, 2022
Friday, August 26, 2022

James Ward Eastes, 78, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Jim was born in Lawrenceburg, Tenn. Raised in Sellersburg, Ind.

Judy Porter died peacefully on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at Venice Hospice House after a short illness. A resident of Venice since 2003, she lived at Tuscan Gardens Venetia Bay after moving there in February 2019 from the community of The Isles of Chestnut Creek. Judy was an active member …

Evelyn "Wally" Dodge returned home to be with her Lord and Savior on August 22, 2022. She was born to Della and Flavys "Bud" Lapete in 1949 in Littleton, N.H.

Janice Miller passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2022.

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Tim Carlsen, 63, formerly of Venice, Fla., died Saturday, August 13, 2022, in Colorado Springs, Colo., tragically after a bicycle accident. He is survived by his dad Tom, stepmom Paula and siblings Sue, Greg and Rebecca.

Friday, August 19, 2022

Born 1955 in West Orange, N.J., Denise (Dee), made life-long friends across her chapters in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida and South Carolina. She passed peacefully in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Sharon Louise Anthony, 71, died unexpectedly Tuesday August 2, 2022 at her home in Venice Florida. She was born September 16, 1950 in Wareham, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of the late Edwin and Reita (Davis) Judson.

Patricia "Pat" Markus (Dufresne) left this earth to be with her heavenly father on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, after a 5 and a half year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Ronald Kent Drobisch, age 78, passed away on Thursday, August 4, 2022. He was born in Champaign, Ill., and was a long-time resident of Florida.

On Monday, August 8, 2022 George Robb Huhn II passed away peacefully in his sleep in Venice, Fla. George was born in Warren, Pa., in June 1958 to Mary Murphy Huhn and George Robb Huhn Sr. George grew up in the suburban Pittsburgh area. He graduated from Churchill Area HS (1976) and then earn…

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

David F. Voigt passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2022, he was 81.

Friday, August 12, 2022

William 'Bill' Dusablon passed away on Monday, August 8, 2022. He grew up among seven siblings, along with raising a family, in the great Green Mountain state. He invested years in the telephone communication industry, which eventually had him relocating to the Midwest and then fully retirin…

It is with a heavy heart that I share the news of my mother-in-law, Avis Hines-Snyder's, passing.

Susan Bowers, 64 of Nokomis, Florida, passed away on Friday, July 8th, 2022. She was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin on July 10, 1957 to father Andrew Karolzak and mother, the late Donna Karolzak. Sue was a registered nurse and worked at Venice Hospital for over 25 years while raising her childr…

Born 1955 in West Orange, New Jersey, Denise, known as Dee, made life-long friends across her chapters in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida and South Carolina. She passed peacefully in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Jane E. Domahoski, of Venice, Fla., passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at the age of 76.

Tuesday, August 09, 2022

Arlene Kay (Arnold) Burgie, 78, died peacefully in her home on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 in Westerville, Ohio, after a three year battle with Parkinson's. She was surrounded in love by her three children, family, and husband of nearly 56 years.

Hope Magdalen (Middlebrook) Haubenreiser passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at the young age of 95, at home in Texas, in the loving care of her daughter, Lauren White, and family.

Friday, August 05, 2022

Mary A. Rothermel, 94, of Venice, Fla., and formerly of Lykens, Pa., died on Friday, July 22, 2022 at Sunset Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center, after a lengthy illness. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Paul K. Rothermel, on March 19, 2010.

Arthur Reeve Dennis passed away Thursday, July 21, 2022. He was born in Seoul, Korea on March 12, 1934 to Leslie Cecil ("Denny") and Katherine Bennighoff Dennis.

Norris L. Mead was born on December 20, 1933 in Grand Rapids, Mich., to the parents, Helen A. Mead and Maurice L. Mead. He passed away Friday, July 29, 2022. He graduated from Union High School in GR in 1951 and then enlisted in the US Navy. Following his Navy service, he enrolled at Western…

Tuesday, August 02, 2022

Ralph Walker Richardson passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at home in Venice, Florida. He was 97.

John was the son of Marijane D. Rouvet and the late Edward D. Rouvet. He moved to Florida in the late 80's. He found his nitch in Venice.

Adele Adams Stones, of Venice, Fla., 90, died Thursday, July 7, 2022.

Lynn Johnson, 78, of Nokomis, died Monday, August 1, 2022 at Tidewell Hospice, Village on the Isle.

Friday, July 29, 2022