Obituaries

Lawrence J. "Larry" Piediscalzo

Lawrence J. "Larry" Piediscalzo

3/21/2014

Lawrence J. "Larry" Piediscalzo, 54, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Friday, March 21, 2014 at Tidewell Hospice Inc. in Port Charlotte.He was born March 13, 1960 in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Port Charlotte in 1980 from Rockland County, New York. He was owner and operator of LP's Auto Repair in Charlotte Harbor for many years. He was a loving, husband, father, son, son in law, brother, and brother in law, who will be missed but... Read more

Frances  Bono

Frances Bono

3/19/2014

Frances Bono, 68, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Charlotte Regional Medical Center in Punta Gorda.Born Frances LoFaso May 22, 1945 in Queens, New York, to John and Sarah LoFaso, Frances and her husband, James Anthony Bono, Jr., moved from their longtime home of West Islip on Long Island, NY, to Punta Gorda where they wintered many years until becoming fulltime residents in early 1991. Frances was Roman... Read more

Robert Scott Loomis

Robert Scott Loomis

3/19/2014

Robert Scott Loomis, 31, of Port Charlotte, Florida left the confines of his earthly existence in a tragic motorcycle accident on March 19, 2014 in Jacksonville, FL. Robert was born in Bradenton, Florida to Kevin & Cherie Loomis and "grew up" in Port Charlotte. He attended Charlotte County schools and Graduated from Port Charlotte High School in 2001. Robert loved the outdoors, Scuba Diving, Lobstering in the Keys, boating,... Read more

Muriel F. McCormick

Muriel F. McCormick

3/18/2014

Muriel F. McCormick, 93, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at her family residence.Born Muriel Frances Mumford to the late Rayfield V. and Jane (nee – Brown) Mumford on January 15, 1921 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, Muriel, a retired inspector for a manufacturing company, moved from Attleboro, Massachusetts to Port Charlotte, FL in June of 2002. She was Roman Catholic.She is survived by two children, a... Read more

Mark  L.  Holden

Mark L. Holden

3/13/2014

Mark L. Holden, 61, of Port Charlotte and formally of Seattle, WA passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 in Port Charlotte. He was born April 17, 1952 in Backus, Minnesota and moved to Port Charlotte in 2010 from Seattle. He was a retired aero space engineer for Boeing. He loved his family and loved the outdoors and fishing with his brothers.He is survived by his brothers, Brock (Michelle) Holden of Port Charlotte and... Read more

William  T. Kinneally

William T. Kinneally

3/13/2014

William T. Kinneally, 73, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Charlotte Regional Medical Center in Punta Gorda. Bill was born November 11, 1940 in Elizabeth, New Jersey to James and Gertrude Kinneally. He was a graduate of Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, MD. Bill attended Officers Candidate School in Newport, RI in 1962, before serving in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era. Bill retired... Read more

John W. O'Connor

John W. O'Connor

3/13/2014

John W. O'Connor, 98, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Douglas T. Jacobson State Veterans Home, Port Charlotte. John was born on March 25, 1915 in St. Louis, Missouri to Charles B. and Laura A. O'Connor. John served in the U.S. Merchant Marines from June 20, 1941 thru December 29, 1945 and in the invasions of Italy and the Philippines. He served in every combat area during World War II. He was... Read more

Patricia E. Phelps

Patricia E. Phelps

3/11/2014

PATRICIA (Pat) ELIZABETH PHELPS , 67, of Punta Gorda, Fla., and formerly of Detroit, MI., passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014.She was born January 8, 1947, in St. Louis, MO, and moved to Punta Gorda in 2005 from Detroit, MI. Mrs. Phelps was married to her husband Colin, on August 25, 1973. They met at the Chelsea Naval Hospital, Boston, where she was an officer as a Registered Nurse.She is survived by her husband, Colin Phelps, two sons,... Read more

Florence Iona Schloss

Florence Iona Schloss

3/8/2014

Florence Iona Schloss, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Signature Healthcare of Port Charlotte. Florence was born March 8, 1924 in Point Hill, St. Catherine, Jamaica, West Indies and moved to Port Charlotte in 1988 from Hartford, Connecticut. She was a Certified Nurse's Assistant at Mt. Sinai in Hartford, CT where she worked for many years assisting those in medical needs. Florence was a member of St. James... Read more

William James Wolsky

William James Wolsky

3/8/2014

William James Wolsky, 75, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Peace River Regional Medical Center, Port Charlotte.He was born December 10, 1938 in Basking Ridge, New Jersey to the late Frank and Elizabeth Wolsky and lives between Port Charlotte, Florida and Boulder, Colorado. He graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in Pharmacology and later completed his MBA of Finance at Regis University.William... Read more