Obituaries

Rita W. Perez-Montilla

Rita W. Perez-Montilla

4/15/2015

Rita W. Perez-Montilla, 63, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at her home in Port Charlotte. Rita was born August 8, 1951 in Germany. She was a loving lady who loved life to the fullest. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and will forever be missed by all who loved and knew her. Survivors include her husband, Luis; 3 daughters, Ruth Sosa-Jimenez, Silvia Perez... Read more

Joy G. Valcarcel

Joy G. Valcarcel

4/11/2015

Joy G. Valcarcel, 77, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton, FL. Joy was born to Clifford and Jeannette Grover on April 22, 1937 in Covington, Kentucky. Joy enjoyed life and loved spending time with her family and friends. She will be forever missed by all who loved and knew her. Survivors include her husband of 25 years, Candido;... Read more

Kurt O. Rossner

Kurt O. Rossner

4/10/2015

Kurt O. Rossner, the son of the late Oscar E Rossner and Elisabeth Rossner, died on April 10th 2015 at his home in Port Charlotte, Florida. Kurt had been sick for several weeks and was transferred to his home where he died in his sleep with his family by his side. Kurt was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin in 1933 as a first generation American citizen. He went to Hampton elementary school and Custer high school in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, graduating in... Read more

Mary L. Tippins

Mary L. Tippins

4/10/2015

MARY L. TIPPINS, 73, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Friday, April 10, 2015 at Tidewell Hospice in Port Charlotte. She was born October 22, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan and moved to Port Charlotte in 1968 from Clinton, Michigan. She was a retired medical technician at Charlotte Regional Medical Center in Punta Gorda, now Bayfront Health-Punta Gorda, and a former volunteer at the Cultural Center of Punta Gorda. She attended the First Alliance... Read more

Raymond Pete Carnes II

Raymond Pete Carnes II

4/9/2015

Raymond P. Carnes, II, 56, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Thursday, April 9, 2015. Raymond also known as Pete was born to Raymond and Helen Carnes on April 3, 1959 in Toledo, Ohio and moved to Port Charlotte in 1994 from Port St. Lucie, FL. Pete was the supervisor at Peace River Citrus Products in Arcadia, FL for many years. He enjoyed life to the fullest especially riding his motorcycle whenever he could. Pete loved his family... Read more

Agnes Richards

Agnes Richards

4/8/2015

Agnes Richards, 84, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Palms of Punta Gorda. Agnes was born to Melone and Cyrelia Pierre on January 28, 1931 in Grenada, West Indies. She was a Registered Nurse for many years in the United Kingdom and later practicing in Brooklyn, NY and Deltona, FL. She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. She enjoyed reading, Knitting, and loved shopping. Agnes was... Read more

Linda L. Calderone

Linda L. Calderone

4/6/2015

Linda L. Calderone, 67, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at her Port Charlotte home with her husband and family at her bedside.Born November 4, 1947 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to the late Edward L. and Ruth (nee – Cannon) Nuzum, Linda and her husband Phillip moved from her native Pennsylvania to Port Charlotte following an early retirement for health concerns, from Home Depot as a head cashier. Linda... Read more

Velta Anne Edrington

Velta Anne Edrington

4/5/2015

Velta Anne Edrington, 82, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015 at Life Care Center of Punta Gorda.She was born October 31, 1932 in Decker, Indiana to the late John D. and Grace Manning and moved to Punta Gorda from California when her husband retired from the military. Velta was a widowed Air Force spouse and retired educator, teaching in public elementary schools for many years. She was a Methodist.Survived by her... Read more

John   W. Power , Jr.

John W. Power , Jr.

4/4/2015

John W. Power Jr., 92, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Bayfront Health Port Charlotte.Jack was born to Esther and John W. Power on Feb. 8, 1923 in Arlington, MA and moved to Port Charlotte in 1999 from Long Island, NY. He graduated from Phillips Academy in Andover, MA and Yale University in New Haven, CT and served in the Navy during WWII as a radio operator aboard the aircraft carrier USS Kalinan Bay in the... Read more

Robert J. "Bob" Grumman

Robert J. "Bob" Grumman

4/2/2015

Robert J. "Bob" Grumman, 74, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 in Port Charlotte.Born February 2, 1941 in Norwalk, Connecticut to the late Frederick W. and Evelyn F. Grumman, Bob served with the U.S. Air Force as a Medic during the Vietnam War, and also as a member of the USAF Tennis Team. A graduate of California State University, Bob moved to Charlotte County in 1985. He worked for Charlotte County Public... Read more