July 28, 1942 - - September 04, 2018
February 11, 1934 - - September 04, 2018
Mrs. Vivian Frances Bechtel (known to her friends as Peggy) (maiden name Brown) died peacefully in her sleep at Haven Hospice on the morning of September 4th in Orange Park, Florida at the age of 84.
Peggy is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, Wayne E. Bechtel, her parents, John Thomas and Florence Moore Brown, and all ten of her siblings as well as her son-i ...
July 02, 1939 - - September 03, 2018
Willard Neal Willoughby, 79, of East Palatka, passed from this life on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Putnam Community Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and had lived in Putnam County since the age of 6. Neal was a veteran of the US Army and was of the Episcopalian faith. After 23 years of service, Neal retired from Florida Power and L ...
October 03, 1951 - - September 03, 2018
Edward J. Hovorka, 66, of East Palatka, passed from this life on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Putnam Community Medical Center following an brief illness. He was a native of Cleveland, Ohio and had lived in Putnam County since 1983 coming from Ohio. He had worked as an electrician and was of the Catholic faith. Edward served in the US Marine Corp and was a member of Internationa ...
May 01, 1940 - - September 03, 2018
Verlean Shepherd, 78, of Interlachen passed from this life on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Shand UF in Gainesville following a brief illness. She was a native and lifelong resident of Putnam County. She had worked for as an operator for Southern Bell Phone Company for several years. Verlean enjoyed working in her flower garden and fishing at her home away from home in Steinhatc ...
April 23, 1992 - - September 01, 2018
Michael William Bailey, 26, of East Palatka, passed from this life on Saturday, September 1, 2018 from injuries sustained in a pedestrian accident. He was a native of New Bern, NC and had lived in Putnam County for the past 4 years coming from Havlock, NC. Michael enjoyed playing video games and listening to music.
He is survived by his parents, Michael Bailey of Brunswick, GA ...
January 31, 1933 - - August 30, 2018
George Carlton Peacock, 85 went to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 30, 2018. Born in Alma, Georgia on January 31, 1933. He had been a resident in Jacksonville and Palatka, Florida for over 60 years combined. Most recently he was living in Douglas, Georgia. He served in the U.S. Army for over 3 years stationed in Germany for 18 months and was also a combat veteran in Korea ...
December 15, 1947 - - August 30, 2018
Roger Louis DuPont, 70, of East Palatka, passed from this life on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following an extended illness. He was a native and lifelong resident of Putnam County. Roger served in the US Coast Guard and had been a rancher. He was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Federal Point. In his leisure time, Roger enjoyed hu ...
George Cason Jr
October 26, 1950 - - August 28, 2018
George Franklin “Buddy” Cason, Jr., 67, of Melrose, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at UF Health in Gainesville following an extended illness. He was a native of Tifton, GA and had lived most of his life in the Palatka and Melrose area. He served in the US Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Years ago, Buddy had worked with Clay Electric and had als ...
February 07, 1945 - - August 26, 2018
Richard Norris Rich of Interlachen passed away August 26, 2018 at the age of 73 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Victor Norris and Louise Rich, his daughter, Kristine Louise Rich, and his sister, Zella May Brown.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 49 years Mary C. Rich; his loving daughter Sherri Siebert (Rich); her husband Wayne Siebert; and two wonderful ...