Obituaries – 07-01-2015

Jeanne Hutt Panttila Jeanne Hutt Panttila, 67, died June 10. A service was June 27 at Harvey Memorial Church, 300 Church St., Bradenton Beach. A celebration of life followed at the Drift-In, 120 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach. She was born …

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Obituaries – 06-17-2015

H. Hamilton ‘Chip’ Rice Jr. H. Hamilton “Chip” Rice Jr. of Holmes Beach died June 11. He served as Manatee County attorney 1983-1997 and practiced law in the private sector in Manatee County until his retirement in 2013. Born in …

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Obituaries – 06-17-2015

Ellen Prince Aquilina       Ellen Prince Aquilina, 69, of Palmetto, died June 9. She was born June 9, 1946, in Buffalo, New York. She was active with the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce, Island Players and Offstage Ladies, the …

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Obituaries – 06-10-2015

Ramon D. ‘Ray’ Baney Sr. Ramon D. “Ray” Baney Sr. died May 9 in Bradenton. He was born in New Castle, Indiana, Jan. 12, 1932. He grew up in Muncie, Indiana, and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1949. He …

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Obituaries – 06-03-2015

Frances Colwell Frances Colwell, 97, of Bradenton Beach, died May 26. She was my friend, my neighbor and only now do I realize she was my teacher. Forty plus years ago, when I bought my house on 11th Street South …

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Obituaries – 05-27-2015

Jean Mae Rasmussen Kluge Jean Mae Rasmussen Kluge, 91, of Bradenton and formerly of Anna Maria Island, died May 18. She was born Jan. 29, 1924, in Warren, Pennsylvania, to Sam and Cecile Rasmussen. During World War II, she left …

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Obituaries – 05-20-2015

Joyce French Berube Joyce French Berube, 91, of Marquette, Michigan, died May 12. She was born Jan. 11, 1924, in Lansing, Michigan, to Matt Walter French and Valeria May Savory. She graduated from Eastern High School in 1941. Her singing …

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Obituaries – 05-13-2015

Frederick K. ‘Freddie’ Welch Frederick K. “Freddie” Welch, 91, of Holmes Beach, formerly of Andover, Maine, died May 10. He was a World War II and Korean War veteran of the U.S. Navy. He retired as a police pfficer in …

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Obituaries – 05-06-2015

Marilyn Joanne Hines Marilyn Joanne Hines, 84, of Perico Island and Vero Beach, died April 11. She was born on Nov. 21, 1930, in Pasadena, California. She attended the University of Southern California, graduating with a degree in education. She …

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Obituaries – 04-29-2015

Kevin J. Barile Kevin Barile of Florida Tower Partners and Bradenton Beach Police Chief Sam Speciale celebrate the raising of the Bradenton Beach cell tower Sept. 11, 2014. Islander Photo: Jack Elka       Kevin J. Barile, 50, died April 21 …

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