Kelly “BOHICA” Webb New Smyrna Beach Kelly “BOHICA” Wayne Webb, 59, BMMC (ret.) Surface Warfare Combat Crewman, United States Navy, shipped out to eternal Command on Monday, December 10, 2018. He passed away peacefully at home. He was born in South Charleston, West Virginia on August 12, 1959 to the late Clarence (Jack) (2000) and
Dante Notte New Smyrna Beach Dante Notte, age 83, of New Smyrna Beach, and formerly of Torrington, Connecticut, peacefully passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Halifax Health Hospice, Edgewater surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Lorraine Notte for 53 years, with whom he enjoyed his family and friends.
Martha Pierce New Smyrna Beach Martha “Molly” Pierce, age 85, of New Smyrna Beach, FL., passed away peacefully at home early December 9, 2018. Martha was born and grew up in Council Bluffs, IA and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1951. As the 4th of 5 children in a large Irish-Swedish clan, Martha
Walter Syrotiak New Smyrna Beach Walter Syrotiak, age 83, of New Smyrna Beach, died Saturday, December 8 at Port Orange Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. After retiring as a service engineer in the scientific instruments industry, Mr. Syrotiak came to this area in 1996 from his native Stamford, Connecticut. A Navy veteran of the Korean
G. Fred Heise New Smyrna Beach G. Fred Heise, age 87, of New Smyrna Beach, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Born in El Paso, Texas on July 19, 1931, Fred attended the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and received his B.S. Degree from Colorado State University in 1953. He then was called
Loren Hole New Smyrna Beach Loren Edwin Hole, age 89, of New Smyrna Beach, died Monday, December 3. Born in Muncie, Indiana, he lived and worked in that area until coming here in 1996. Mr. Hole retired from General Motors, worked at Marhoefer Packing for 29 years and was instrumental in forming the Marhoefer
Donald Orman Edgewater Donald A. Orman, 89, of Edgewater, died Monday, December 3, 2018 at Ocean View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born on August 30, 1929 to Adolph and Viola Brink Orman, Donald moved to this area in 1993 from New York. Mr. Orman was a bookkeeper, Lionel train enthusiast and enjoyed crossword puzzles.
William “Bill” McGee Oak Hill William “Bill” Kaye McGee, 88, of Oak Hill, died peacefully Saturday, December 1, 2018 surrounded by his family. Born on August 23,1930 to Clifford and Evelyn Simmons McGee; Bill was a lifelong resident of this area. A graduate from New Smyrna Beach High, Mr. McGee got his bachelor’s degree
Barbara Prather Edgewater Barbara J. Prather, 97, of Edgewater, died Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Maytown Manor Assisted Living Facility. Born in Jamestown, New York on December 6, 1920 to Ernest and Mildred Myers Washburn, Barbara moved to this area in 1968 from Mayville, New York. A member of Servants’ Quarters Fellowship in New
Jo Anne Sikes Edgewater Jo Anne Sikes, local Edgewater historian, died November 23, 2018, at the age of 86. She was also known to many people as “grandma kitty.” A native and lifetime resident of our area, she served the Lord in many ways during her life time and we know she is now in
Jerry Farella New Smyrna Beach Jerry Farella, age 63, of New Smyrna Beach, died Saturday November 24 at Halifax Hospice Edgewater. A Sanford native and graduate of Seminole High School, he loved living in New Smyrna Beach for the last 25 years. In the boat business his entire life, Jerry and Donna owned and operated Leader Yacht Sales
Arthur Sweeney, Jr. Orange City Arthur Earl Sweeney, Jr., age 61, of Orange City, died Monday, November 26, 2018, at his residence. Born in Miami to Arthur and Gertrude Raitt Sweeney, Arthur, Jr. moved to this area 5 years ago from Connecticut. A Sergeant First Class for the United States Army, Arthur served during
Elizabeth Galbreath New Smyrna Beach Elizabeth Ann Cummings Galbreath (Betty), 80, died November 17 of natural causes in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. She was a first-generation American of Irish immigrant parents, Edward and Elizabeth Cummings, of Boston, Massachusetts. Born into a family of two sets of twins, Betty was the oldest of seven children. Predeceased
Dawn Morse Edgewater Dawn B. Morse, age 88, of Edgewater, died Friday, November 16 at Halifax Health Hospice Edgewater. Born in Old Town, Maine, Mrs. Morse moved to Florida in 1960, having lived in Jacksonville, Holly Hill, and Edgewater. A dedicated wife and mother, she considered her job was to provide her family a
Sylvia Hansen New Smyrna Beach Sylvia Williams Hansen, age 54, lifelong resident of New Smyrna Beach, died Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Born in Griffin, Georgia to B.A. and Louise Jones Williams, Sylvia was the owner of Borrowed Dreams Rentals in New Smyrna Beach. She enjoyed crafts, sewing, boating, the river and the beach. Sylvia