Obituaries

Lauretta J. Aries

Lauretta J. Aries

9/9/2014

Lauretta J. Aries, 94, of Harbour Heights, Florida, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014 in Port Charlotte, Florida.Born March 22, 1920 in Peoria, Illinois, Lauretta and her late husband Melvin L. Aries moved to Harbour Heights from McGuire Air Force Base in Wrightstown, New Jersey in 1966. A retired City of Punta Gorda financial assistant, Lauretta was a member of the Harbour Heights Civic Association, Horticultural Society, and Christ... Read more

Donald  J.  Weitzel

Donald J. Weitzel

9/9/2014

Donald J. Weitzel passed away peacefully at his home at the age of 80 and surrounded by his family on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. Don was born to Charles and Lillian Weitzel on February 16, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a Korean War veteran for the U.S. Air Force. Being blind for most of his adult life, Don retired from the Division of Blind Services after 30 years of service where he earned several awards for innovative contributions to... Read more

Leo A. Harms

Leo A. Harms

9/4/2014

Leo A. Harms, 86, of Punta Gorda, Florida and formerly of Alma, Michigan died Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Tidwell Hospice, Port Charlotte.He was born February 9, 1928 in Ithaca, Michigan and has been wintering in Punta Gorda for nineteen years and moved to Punta Gorda permanently two years ago. Leo was a veteran of World War II serving in the US Army. He was a retired welding supervisor for an oil refinery. He was a member of American... Read more

Colleen Hughes

Colleen Hughes

9/4/2014

Colleen Hughes, 88, of Port Charlotte, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014 at her Port Charlotte home.Colleen was born on December 19, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Ozone Park, New York. Colleen and her family lived in Cambridge, Maryland where she was a daycare provider for many years. She loved helping others and shortly after moving to Port Charlotte in 1990 she became a volunteer at Bon Secours St. Joseph's Hospital and... Read more

Eric  M. Kline

Eric M. Kline

9/3/2014

Eric M. Kline, 39, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice, Port Charlotte. Eric was born to Michael A. and Judith Kline on July 9, 1975 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Eric enjoyed life to the fullest. He enjoyed paintball, 80's music and the movie Mad Max. He was a wonderful husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew him. ... Read more

Agnes Rebecca Myers

Agnes Rebecca Myers

9/3/2014

Agnes Rebecca Myers, 94, of North Charleston, South Carolina passed away Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at her son's residence in Port Charlotte, Florida. Agnes was born to Nathan Barto and Sarah Gruber on January 12, 1920 in Cottageville, South Carolina. Agnes was a member of Northbridge Baptist Church in Charleston, SC for many years. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend and will forever be missed by... Read more

James Ellison Lynn

James Ellison Lynn

9/2/2014

James Ellison Lynn, husband of Janet VanAnden, passed away in his sleep at his home in Punta Gorda, Florida on September 2, 2014; he was 75 years old. He was born on February 5, 1939 in North Olmsted, Ohio. He was the son of Daniel and Florabel who raised him after his mother Loretta passed away when he was a young child. He met Deborah Stedron (Lynn) at Rollins College and they married after graduating in 1961. In North Olmsted, a mile from... Read more

Ann T. Thomas

Ann T. Thomas

8/28/2014

Ann T. Thomas, 94, of Punta Gorda, passed away at her home surrounded by her loved ones on Thursday, August 28, 2014.Ann was born December 14, 1919 in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan to the late Spiro and Acreve Tampas. Ann married Paul Thomas on December 1, 1946, and moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa where she worked as a Technician for Rockwell Collins. They later moved to Spring Hill, Florida, and in 1998 relocated to Punta Gorda. She was a... Read more

Mary  E.  Moulin

Mary E. Moulin

8/27/2014

Mary E. Moulin, 87, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Harbour Health Care in Port Charlotte. Mary was born to Joseph and Mary Edna Hendrick on September 8, 1926 in Columbia, Missouri. Mary was a volunteer for Fawcett Memorial Hospital and the American Red Cross for many years. She was a member of the Port Charlotte United Methodist Church. She was a lovely lady who enjoyed life to the fullest and... Read more

Mary Lisa Alexander-Eck

Mary Lisa Alexander-Eck

8/22/2014

Mary Lisa Alexander-Eck, 90, of Glenside, Pennsylvania and formerly of Port Charlotte died Friday, August 22, 2014.She was born December 13, 1923 in Waterford, New Jersey to the late Frank and Santa (nee Camarato) Lisa. She moved to Port Charlotte in late 80's and moved back to Pennsylvania recently to be with family. She is a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Port Charlotte. Mary loved to garden, cook, paint, play cards... Read more