Obituaries

Monday, May 29, 2017

RICKIE LYNN (KOBEZAK) JERNIGAN

Rickie Lynn (Kobezak) Jernigan passed away May 21, 2017. 

She was born Jan. 13, 1965 in New Jersey, but lived her whole life in Key West. 

Rickie was a graduate of Key West High School in 1983. She worked in banking for a number of years, but found her family working with Monroe County.

Rickie was pr...

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

RICKIE LYNN (KOBEZAK) JERNIGAN

Rickie Lynn (Kobezak) Jernigan passed away May 21, 2017. 

She was born Jan. 13, 1965 in New Jersey, but lived her whole life in Key West. Rickie was a graduate of Key West High School in 1983. 

She worked in banking for a number of years, but found her family working with Monroe County. 

Rickie...

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

ROGER CARL HOPKINS

Beloved Roger Carl Hopkins, 95, of Summerland Key, Florida, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on April 30, 2017.

He was born on June 18, 1921, in Troy Center, Wisconsin, to the late Wilder Carl Hopkins and Flora Hopkins (nee Kehoe). He attended a one-room schoolhouse in Troy Center, moved on to Waukesha High School, and then attended C...

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

RICHARD BUCKHEIM

1943-2017

Dick passed away peacefully at his home in Key West on May 19. He spent years resisting the effects of Alzheimer’s disease, but suffered a rapid decline during his last several months.

Born and raised in Detroit, Dick began learning about business as a newspaper delivery boy. After earning a bachelor of fine arts in paint...

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

DONALD RAY WILSON SR. 

July 29, 1938 – May 11, 2017

Don, an only child, was born in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Bessie Stephens Wilson and Albert Wilson. He was the first of his family to attend college and received his bachelor’s degree as well as juris doctorate from the University of Missouri-Columbia.  

Don completed officer...

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

RICKIE LYNN (KOBEZAK) JERNIGAN

Rickie Lynn (Kobezak) Jernigan passed away May 21, 2017. 

She was born Jan. 13, 1965 in New Jersey, but lived her whole life in Key West. 

Rickie was a graduate of Key West High School in 1983. She worked in banking for a number of years, but found her family working with Monroe County. 

Rickie...

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

TIMOTHY S. SLADE

Timothy S. Slade, 70, a parishioner at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Key West, passed away on April 13, 2017. 

There will be a celebration of his life and interment of his ashes on Sunday, May 28 at 11 a.m. in the Memorial Garden on the grounds of St. Paul’s Church, 401 Duval St.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

ROGER CARL HOPKINS

Beloved Roger Carl Hopkins, 95, of Summerland Key, Florida, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on April 30, 2017.  

He was born on June 18, 1921, in Troy Center, Wisconsin, to the late Wilder Carl Hopkins and Flora Hopkins (nee Kehoe). He attended a one-room schoolhouse in Troy Center, moved on to Waukesha High School, and the...

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Friday, May 26, 2017

TIMOTHY S. SLADE

Timothy S. Slade, 70, parishioner at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Key West, passed away on April 13, 2017. There will be a celebration of his life and interment of his ashes on Sunday, May 28, at 11 a.m. in the Memorial Garden on the grounds of St. Paul’s Church, 401 Duval St. 

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Friday, May 26, 2017

FRANKLIN GARFIELD MARSHALL JR.

Franklin Garfield Marshall, Jr., a true storyteller, like the raconteurs of old, left this life on May 20, 2017, as he preferred to live it: in his house on Lake Champlain, surrounded by those he loved and with a glass of red wine by his side.

Frank was born and presumed still-born on Aug. 1, 1933,  to Franklin Garfield Marshall and...

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Friday, May 26, 2017

RAYMOND A. LeCLAIR

Raymond Arthur LeClair, 83, of Key West, Florida, passed away on Sunday, May 21, at his residence in Key West.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1933, in Pembroke, New Hampshire, to the late Charles and Ansonia (Fredyma) LeClair. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was stationed in Key West, where he finished his Navy career.

He...

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Thursday, May 25, 2017

RAYMOND A. LeCLAIR

Raymond Arthur LeClair, 83, of Key West, Florida passed away on Sunday, May 21, at his residence in Key West.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1933 in Pembroke, New Hampshire to the late Charles and Ansonia (Fredyma) LeClair. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was stationed in Key West, where he finished his Navy career. 

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

RAYMOND A. LeCLAIR

Raymond Arthur LeClair, 83, of Key West, Florida passed away on Sunday, May 21, at his residence in Key West.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1933 in Pembroke, New Hampshire to the late Charles and Ansonia (Fredyma) LeClair.  

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was stationed in Key West, where he finished his Navy career....

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

BARBARA JOAN McGAREY

Barbara Joan (Taylor) McGarey, who was born Oct. 21, 1938 in Key West, died peacefully May 20, at the age of 78. She loved Bruce McGarey, her husband of 58 years and her two children, Christopher McGarey and Kim Betances, along with her grandchildren Sarah McGarey, Timothy McGarey and Olivia Betances. 

Her passions in life were her family, te...

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

RICHARD BUCKHEIM

1943-2017

Dick passed away peacefully at his home in Key West on May 19. He spent years resisting the effects of Alzheimer’s disease but suffered a rapid decline during his last several months.

Born and raised in Detroit, Dick began learning about business as a newspaper delivery boy. After earning a BFA in painting and ceramics, h...

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