• Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Nancy Powers Blethen

    Nancy Powers Blethen, 87, of Gainesville, FL passed away on January 18, 2020 at her home in  Gainesville. A private memorial service will be held in Portland, ME on Casco Bay this summer. Nancy was born in Providence, RI to William and Alice Powers on July 22, 1932. She graduated from William H. Hall High School in West Hartford, CT…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Nancy M. Hamilton

    Nancy M. Hamilton Nancy Margaret Hamilton, 81 passed away in peace January 4, 2020 in Gainesville, Florida.  Educator, Photo-Journalist, writer, Veteran, traveler, dreamer and fighter. Nancy was born in upstate New York in the late 1930s as the eldest child of Kenneth and Sophie Hamilton.   She had one sibling, her sister Sonya. When Nancy entered her teenage years, her…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Glenda Cone

    Glenda Cone, 75, of Gainesville, FL, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at Windsor Health and Rehabilitation Center in Starke, FL. Glenda was born in Blossom, TX and was a lifelong resident of the Gainesville area. She is preceded in death by her husband Fountain Bryant Cone, son Phillip Ray Cone, grandson Stephen Cone, parents Raymond Hardin and Ruth…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    John Edward Bean

    John Edward Bean, age 53, died peacefully in his sleep on December 9, 2019 in Gainesville, Florida. A life long resident of Gainesville, he attended P.K. Young Laboratory School from Kindergarten thru Twelfth grade, graduating with the class of 1984. His love of the outdoors led him to participating in the Lofton Center landscaping program for many years. John stayed…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Diane Carol Lowthers

    Diane Carol Lowthers, age 81, died at her home, in the care of hospice with her husband by her side on December 6, 2019. Diane was a 23-year resident of Ocala coming from Salem, NH. Diane was born on May 17, 1938 to the late John J. and Marjorie C. (Tremblay) Bayek, in Plaistow, NH. Diane grew up in Plaistow,…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    William J. Madden

    William J. Madden, 87, of Gainesville, FL passed away peacefully on November 17, 2019. He was born on January 16, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to William & Marie Madden. He was honorably discharged from the United States Army on January 24, 1956. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann and his younger brother, Robert Madden. Bill is…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    The Honorable Judge, James Carroll “JC” Henderson

    The Honorable Judge, James Carroll “JC” Henderson, age 98, died on Monday, October 21, 2019 at the ET York Haven Hospice Care Center in Gainesville, FL. He was born to the late Noah Webster and Pearl P. (Matthews) Henderson in Ashford, AL. Judge Henderson’s family relocated to Gainesville, FL where he attended Gainesville High School. Judge Henderson completed his undergraduate…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Christine McColl Patience

    Christine McColl Patience, 78, formerly of Melrose, Florida, died peacefully in the early morning of Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Valley View Care in Cottonwood, Arizona. The daughter, wife, and mother of Episcopal priests, Christine was a devout churchwoman throughout her life. She grew up in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, where her father the Rev. J. Rodger McColl, was chaplain at the…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Don McKenzie Post

    Remembering Don McKenzie Post   On a sunny day in a small house, located midst a wooded setting of pine trees, on the shore of a clear lake known as “Island Pond”, in Umatilla, Florida. Don McKenzie Post was born to Howard and Beatrice Post. The last of four children, Betty, Lois, Rex and Don. Don’s early life was spent…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Angeline (Ange) V. Sickon

    Angeline (Ange) V. Sickon passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, at E.T. York Hospice Care Center in Gainesville, Fla. Ange was 87. She was born on July 27, 1932, in Wyandotte, Mich., to Henry and Anna Baronn. A graduate of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel High School, she married her best friend, Joseph Sickon, on April 7, 1951.…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    ANDRE NORMAN GALLOIS

    ANDRE NORMAN GALLOIS passed away of complications resulting from pulmonary fibrosis on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at his home in Gainesville, Florida. Four years ago, he was diagnosed with the disease and given to believe that one survives this terrible disease historically for only three years from its onset. For Four years he struggled valiantly with the worsening disease, using…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Marilyn Hope Fleming

    In the early evening on August 29th,2019 Marilyn Hope Fleming of Gainesville, Florida passed away at the age of 67. Marilyn was born March 28th, 1952 to Marsha and Larry in Spring Valley, New York. She moved with her family to South Florida at the age of 17. She graduated from the University of Florida with an Early Childhood Education…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Gregory Dirk Jansen

    Gregory Dirk Jansen, age 52, died at his Gainesville, FL home on August 3, 2019.  He was born in Miami, FL on November 4, 1966. He attended high school in Germany and in Florida. He served in the United States Air Force before earning his Bachelor of Science at the University of Florida and his Master of Science in Psychology…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    James E Long

    On Friday, August 3, 2019, James E. Long, Sr., passed away at the age of 85 in Gainesville, Florida. James was born on February 11, 1934 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Elton Long and Raymelle Garner Long. He received 3 degrees. 2 master degrees, one from University of Arkansas and one from Trinity University, and one Bachelor of Science from…

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Joseph Heath Tadelis Morgan

    Joseph Heath Tadelis Morgan passed away on July 21, 2019 in Hawthorne, FL. Joseph was born on April 22, 1976 in Xenia, Ohio to Esther and Rodney Morgan. He attended Buchholz High School in Gainesville, FL. He worked as a Tile and Carpet Entrepreneur. Joseph is preceded in death by Maternal grandparents Leon and Rose Tadelis, Paternal grandparents Robert and Elaine Morgan and…