Alberto Caserta, 90, of Bradenton, died Dec. 11.
Born in Naples, Italy, Mr. Caserta moved to Manatee County from Lakeland in 1965. He was a tailor with Caserta Tailors. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bradenton.
Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, and memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, Island Chapel, 6000 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Burial will be at Mansion Memorial Park, Ellenton. Memorial contributions may be made to National Emphysema Foundation, 15 Belden Ave., Norwalk CT 06850.
He is survived by son Vic of Holmes Beach and sister Emma of Bradenton.
Tiffiany Maria Olson
Tiffiany Maria Olson, 22, of Bradenton, died Dec. 7.
Born in Milwaukee, Wis., Ms. Olson was formerly employed at the Rod & Reel Pier.
Memorial services were Dec. 12 at Palma Sola Bay Baptist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to Wachovia Bank, Anna Maria Island.
She is survived by parents Christine Marie Olson and Richard C. Johnson of Milwaukee; brother Derek James; uncles Bradley, Dennis, Jeff and Lars; aunts Barbara, Carol, Judy and Raz; and grandmother Margie Hale.
Ernst Otto Stalinski
Ernst Otto Stalinski, 60, of Anna Maria Island and Honduras, has died.
Born in Germany, Mr. Stalinski was a longtime resident of the Island. He was buried in Honduras.
Rosemarie Catherine Willis
Rosemarie Catherine Willis, 75, of Anna Maria, died Dec. 3.
Born in New York City, Mrs. Willis moved to Manatee County from Wallingford, Conn., in 1995. She was retired as secretary in children’s psychiatry at Yale University in New Haven, Conn. She taught English to migrant children on Anna Maria Island. She was a member of the Women’s Guild of St. Bernard Catholic Church, where she was a member.
Memorial Mass was Dec. 12 at the church. Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, Island Chapel, was in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by sisters Sally W. Schoeffel of Bossier City, La., and Sister Susan of Ossining, N.Y.; brother Douglas of Simsburg, Conn., Gibson of Alexandria, Va., and Peter of Reston, Va.; and seven grandchildren.