Obituaries – 02-21-2018

Linda Keyworth Davis Linda Keyworth Davis of Holmes Beach died Feb. 11. She was born Aug. 25, 1943, in Boston to R. Allen and Leontine Briggs Keyworth. She had three brothers and one sister. She attended Emma Willard High School in Troy, New York. She received a bachelor’s degree from Boston University and a master’s […]

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Obituaries – 02-14-2018

Carolyn D. Wurzel Carolyn D. Wurzel, 83, of Holmes Beach, died Jan. 28. She was born in Toledo, Ohio, and raised in Napoleon, Ohio, by William and Gladys (Butchbach) Puehler. She attended Bowling Green University and later began her career as an X-ray technician, where she met husband Robert Wurzel. They married July 1, 1956, […]

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Obituaries – 01-31-2018

Jean McLean (Perry) Aldrich Jean McLean (Perry) Aldrich, 84, of Bradenton and formerly of Anna Maria, died Jan. 18. She was born July 4, 1933, in Palmetto, and was a descendant of pioneering families who settled there in the late 1870s and early 1880s. Both the McLean and Jones families were involved in farming, citrus […]

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Obituaries – 01-10-2018

Mary Elizabeth Adams McGrath Mary Elizabeth Adams McGrath, 87, of Holmes Beach, died Dec. 23. She was born Jan. 30, 1930, in Tallahassee to Sam and Alice Adams. Her family moved in 1945 to Anna Maria, where they were active in the earlier days of Roser Church. After graduation from Manatee High School in the […]

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Obituaries – 01-03-2018

Robert J. Herman Robert J. Herman, 61, of Bradenton and formerly of Holmes Beach, died Dec. 19. He was born in Queens, New York, to Roman and Frances. He graduated from Chaminade High School on Long Island, New York, and later earned an engineering degree. He was skilled in information and technology and. In many […]

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Obituaries – 12-13-2017

Kent Chetlain Kent Gladstone Chetlain “the second” died Dec. 4, at Inspired Living at Lakewood Ranch. He was a former Manatee County commissioner, Florida newsman, writer and, for 55 years, husband of Mary “Joanne” Chetlain, who died in 2007. He was born in Oak Park, Illinois, Sept. 20, 1927, to Kent G. Sr. and Margaret […]

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