Obituaries

Richard E. Klispie

Richard E. Klispie

6/30/2014

Richard E. Klispie, 89, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away peacefully Monday, June 30, 2014 in Punta Gorda.Richard was born April 20, 1925 in Hamburg, New York to the late Caroline J. and Albert N. Klispie. Richard met his wife Margaret T. (nee-Skitka) while staying in Punta Gorda. Working in Miami with FP&L Richard and Margaret transferred to Sarasota for a time before returning with their family to Punta Gorda in 1963. Richard began a... Read more

Roberta    G. "Geri" Perri

Roberta G. "Geri" Perri

6/30/2014

Roberta G. "Geri" Perri, 84, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away, Monday, June 30, 2014 at Doctor's Hospital, Sarasota, Florida.She was born July 30, 1929 in Cleaton, Kentucky to the late Halford and Juanita Walls. As a young child the family moved to Hammond, Indiana where she graduated from Hammond High School in 1947. After graduation she attended business school in Chicago, Illinois. She was a former office manager for Webb Ford,... Read more

Doryce Lou Hayes

6/28/2014

Doryce Lou Hayes, 95, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Harbour Terrace in Port Charlotte.She was born July 30, 1918 in Lancaster, Minnesota to the late Sigrid Amanda Johansson Widerstrand and Charlie Widerstrand. Dorcye was a 1936 graduate of Lancaster High School. In 1942 she married James Aaron Hayes. She moved to Port Charlotte in 1976 from Hammond, Indiana with her husband James, who died in 1997. She has... Read more

Alexander Richard Hernandez

Alexander Richard Hernandez

6/28/2014

ALEXANDER RICHARD HERNANDEZ, 20, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida after a long battle with Leukemia.He was born January 4, 1994 in Port Charlotte, Florida and was a 2012 graduate of Port Charlotte High School.He is survived by his loving family, his parents, Juan J. and Laura E. Hernandez of Port Charlotte; a brother, Andres Hernandez of Port Charlotte; and is... Read more

Robert E. Edwards

6/27/2014

Robert E. Edwards, 58, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Friday, June 27, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice, Port Charlotte. Robert was born to the late John and Dorothy Edwards on November 7, 1955 in Arcadia, Louisiana. He was a hardworking man who enjoyed life to the fullest. He will be missed dearly by all who loved and knew him.Survivors include his loving wife of 30 years, Carmen C.; sister, Mary Triplet of LA; 4 nieces, Heather,... Read more

Mary Ellen Waterworth

Mary Ellen Waterworth

6/26/2014

Mary Ellen Waterworth, 96, of Port Charlotte, Florida, formerly of Bradenton, Florida, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 26, 2014 in Port Charlotte.Mary was born August 9, 1917 in Cincinnati, Ohio. A devoted and loving wife, mother, grand and great-grandmother, Mary moved with her husband William from Fort Thomas, Kentucky where they resided until moving to Bradenton, Florida in 1951. Mary was very active in the Bradenton community's... Read more

Humberto A. Davis

Humberto A. Davis

6/24/2014

HUMBERTO A. DAVIS, 58, of Punta Gorda, Florida died Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at his residence.He was born August 5, 1955 in the Republic of Panama and moved to Florida in 2004 from Wichita, Kansas. Humberto retired as Technical Sergeant from the U.S. Air Force after 20 years of service. His overseas assignments included serving in Turkey, Germany, Korea and Panama. He received a Joint Service Achievement Medial for Operation Desert Storm and... Read more

Robert E. "Bob" Kipfinger

Robert E. "Bob" Kipfinger

6/24/2014

Robert E. "Bob" Kipfinger, 87, of Punta Gorda, Florida, formerly of South Boston and North Abington, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 24, 2014 in Port Charlotte, Florida.Bob was a World War II Navy veteran who served on the USS South Dakota (aka: Battleship X). While serving, he crossed the equator and Arctic earning certificates of Shell Back and Blue Nose. Bob loved boating, always owning boats throughout the years... Read more

Dale  Edwin  Snyder

Dale Edwin Snyder

6/23/2014

Dale Edwin Snyder, 68, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Monday, June 23, 2014 at Bayfront Health-Port Charlotte.He was born September 18,1945 in Benton, Washington and moved to Florida in 1976 from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Dale was courier for various businesses in Charlotte County for many years and a U.S. Army veteran of the Viet Nam War. He was an avid sports fan, who loved baseball and the Atlanta Braves.Survived by his loving family,... Read more

Eugene W. Camara

Eugene W. Camara

6/21/2014

Eugene W. Camara, 66, of Lake Suzy, Florida passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, Florida. Eugene was born to Walter and Frances Camara on December 5, 1947 in East Providence, Rhode Island. He was a top salesman for ArmChem International Corp. for many years. He enjoyed life to the fullest and was an avid jokester for those who knew him. He will be missed by his family and friends. ... Read more