Charles D. Miller Jr., a retired Professional Electrical Engineer, died on September 8, 2019, at William Childs Hospice House. In 1962, he transferred to Patrick Air Force Base and was assigned to The Ships Special Project Office. During this time he obtained a Master’s Degree from Florida Institute of Technology.
Joseph J. Bosco, lovingly devoted husband and incredible father of four, peacefully passed away at the age of 81 on Thursday, September 5.
Dr. Skip Beeler, 66, passed away peacefully from bile duct cancer on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at his home in Cocoa Beach. Skip served his community as a physician in local emergency rooms and clinics, as Medical Director of Kennedy Space Center for 22 years, and as Mayor of Cocoa Beach from 2002-2012.
Mark Blackledge, age 56, passed away unexpectedly at his home of natural causes on Saturday, July 27. Mark grew up in Port St. John and graduated from Titusville High School summa cum laude in 1980. He was active in the Boy Scouts, Little League and was very involved with the high school and local community theaters. Mark also acted and directed several plays at the Titusville Playhouse and Brevard Community College theatres.
Robert “Bob” Anderson was a coach, principal, superintendent, sports official and served as a Rockledge City Commissioner for 20 years, including as Chair and Vice Mayor. Dr. Anderson, 92, passed away on July 22, 2019, in Rockledge, Florida.
Col. Julius R. “Bud” Conti of Melbourne, Florida, died Saturday, July 20, 2019, in Orlando, Florida at age 90.
Lyn Multop of Rockledge passed away peacefully on July 16, 2019, at the age of 100. She has been a Rockledge resident since 1965 and was retired from the Brevard School Board, having worked at Cocoa and Rockledge High Schools.
Robert F. Marx of Indialantic, Florida, passed away peacefully at the age of 82 on the Fourth of July 2019 surrounded by his devoted wife and daughters.
Stanley Collingwood Johnston, known to everyone as Jack, a proud Marine and World War II veteran, a devoted family man who loved his country, his late wife, his large and adoring family, and many friends in equal measure, passed away at home on June 20, 2019.
Alice A. Montgomery passed away on June 14, 2019, at the age of 88. She was born May 5, 1931, in Richmond, Missouri.
Dolores Cherie Stephan, 82 of Merritt Island Florida, was born into the eternal life on May 31, 2019. She was born May 9, 1937, in Miami, Florida and was a Brevard County resident since 1973.
Robert Magnus Brown, 91, of Titusville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, and has now joined his beautiful and treasured wife of 58 years, Marilyn.
Carolyn L. Zehr, 92, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Carolyn served as organist/choir director at the Cocoa Beach Community Church, Our Saviour’s Catholic Church, First United Methodist Church, Lutheran Church of the Resurrection of Cocoa Beach, and Riverside Presbyterian Church.
James “Jim” P. Cicak, Sr, 75, of Titusville, FL, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019. Jim owned and operated JP’s “Good” Auto Health in Titusville for many years. He enjoyed poker, golf, bowling, crossword puzzles, NASCAR, and good mystery novels. Jim was also a member of the local Knights of Columbus.
Lewis Robert Knight, 85, of Luttrell, Tennesee, went to be with our Lord and Savior, on April 23, 2019.
Joseph Aubrey “Joe” Boyd, the former chairman and CEO of Harris Corporation who joined Florida Tech’s Board of Trustees just five years after the university was founded, passed away Friday morning in Vero Beach. He was 98.
Leopold Robert Burger Jr., age 70, of Melbourne, Florida passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. A viewing will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care, 1001 S. Hickory Street Melbourne, Florida.
On Thursday, March 21, Albert Kerr, 85, caught the bus to Heaven and the world lost a really good man. Albert leaves behind a legacy of love, determination, and devotion. He will always be remembered for his passion for his family, the USA, and his work. As a career Navy man, he traveled the world in service to his country.
Brevard County Fire Rescue announced the passing of Firefighter-EMT William Tyler Moore on Thursday.
Freda M. Rigby, 66, of Melbourne, passed away following her battle with cancer on March 7, 2019. Freda was a graduate of Woburn High School in Massachusetts and a longtime resident of Brevard County.