Carol Nora Malt, 76, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019.
Peter Anthony Glencoe, 101, of Pensacola, Florida passed gently and serenely away Friday evening, April 5, 2019. He was three months shy of his 102nd birthday goal.
Peter was born in Davis, West Virginia on July 4, 1917. One of 14 siblings, he was born to Tony Glencoe and Mary (Née Gohacki) Glencoe, both Polish immigrants.
Peter was baptized and confirmed at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Thomas, West Virginia. He proudly served his country in the United States Army Medical Corps, stationed in Panama and then at the Pentagon. After serving his country, he entered the printing industry as a Lithographer until his retirement. Peter married Ashland, Ohio resident, Virginia Mae McMurray on May 18, 1944. They resided in Ashland until 1988 when they moved to Pensacola, Florida.
Peter was preceded in death by his parents, 7 sisters, 6 brothers, and sadly in 2018 his beloved wife of 74 years of marriage, Virginia Mae (née McMurray) Glencoe.
Peter is survived by son, Thomas (Leora) Glencoe of Benicia, California; daughter, Jill (Charles) Kerr of Pensacola, Florida and son, David (Teri) Glencoe of Pensacola, Florida; as well as 7 adored grandchildren, Matthew, Carrie, Susan, Nathan, Kristin, Tony and Steven; 18 precious great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson. Peter also had a special bond with his son in law Charlie, Charlie's children, Rob, Hollie and Summer and Charlie's grandchildren. Peter is also survived by many special and loved nieces and nephews.
Peter was a hard working man all his life. He was honest, dependable, full of humor, with a keen intellect and quick wit and a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother, son and friend. When the great grandchildren came to visit, they really came to play with Grandpa Glencoe! Peter kept his box of fun toys by his favorite chair and the children surrounded him right up to the end of his amazing long life. Peter will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.
The Graveside Service for both Peter (WWII Veteran) and for his late wife Virginia, will be held on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 1:30 pm at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida. The procession will meet at 1:00 pm at Olive Baptist Church-Warrington Campus, 103 West Winthrop Avenue, Pensacola, FL 32507.
In lieu of flowers, Peter’s family requests, and is hopeful that everyone donates their love and extra time to the precious elderly in their families and lives. God Bless Them.
William "Bill" Thomas Saunders, age 84, died on April 4, 2019 in Pace, Florida.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia; his two daughters, Gail and Cathy; son-in-law's Darrel and Dennis and two step-grandchildren, Christopher and Caitlin, who he helped to raise for eighteen years, as well as five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Bill was born on February 14, 1935 in Oxford, North Carolina, to parents Lucille and Malcolm Saunders. Bill was a great family man and a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was also an avid life-long NASCAR fan. Bill will be remembered for his great personality. With his sales career he traveled immensely and never met a stranger.
A family celebration was held in his honor on April 9, 2019. He will be deeply missed by his family and numerous friends.
Kimberly Suzanne Story, 50, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2019.
John Wesley Grantland, 59, of Pace, Florida passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2019.
Roger Dean Noble, 62, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Roger was born in Perryton, Texas to Henry W. Noble and Ruby Etta Cooper of Balko, Oklahoma.
Roger attended school in Balko for twelve years, graduating in 1974. In 1977, he received a Bachelor of Science, graduating Summa Cum Laude, majoring in Accounting and Business Administration from Panhandle State University. He then received a Master of Accountancy from University of Oklahoma in 1978. This was followed by a CPA License in Oklahoma in 1981 and CPA License in Texas in 1982.
After completing college with 161 credit hours in less than four years, Roger started his career in the management training program with Conoco in Ponca City, Oklahoma and was later transferred to Houston, Texas. He left Conoco to join The Coastal Corporation where he met his wife, Karlene. From Coastal came positions with Phillips Petroleum in Bartlesville, Oklahoma; Penn Central Corporation in Woodbridge, New Jersey and Plano, Texas; The Rosewood Corporation in Dallas, Texas; CKB in Dallas, Texas; Lewis Bear Company in Pensacola, Florida and GSC Enterprises in Pensacola, Florida. When he stopped working at age 49, he was Division VP, Division Controller and one of twelve designated key employees among the two thousand employees at GSC.
Karlene and Roger were married in 1984. They had three fur babies (dogs), Smoke, Star and Sky. Their favorite vacations were to adults-only, all-inclusive resorts and they enjoyed 75 over the years. They also enjoyed going to the Gulf Islands National Seashore and volunteered with keeping the beaches clean for over twenty-five years.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents, beloved fur babies and his brother, Ronald Noble.
He is survived by his wife, Karlene of 34 1/2 years; brother, Derral (Kim) Noble; sister-in-law, Dottie Noble; nephews, Ron Noble and Brent Noble and nieces, Teresa Scannell and Tracie Jolic.
Roger was cremated and no services are scheduled.
In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation in Roger’s name to the Junior Humane Society, 901 Williams Ditch Road, Cantonment, Florida 32533. (www.juniorhumanesociety.com)
William A. McShane, 66, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
Christina Michelle Jones, 27, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019.
A Memorial Service will be held Monday, April 8, 2019 with visitation from 4:00-5:00pm and service at 5:00 pm at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504.
Linda Marcelle McNair Phillips, 71, of Pensacola, Florida peacefully passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019. She was born on July 15, 1947 in Laurel, Mississippi to George McNair and Jadis Barnes.
Linda was a very kind, loving and giving person. She was affectionately known as Nana or Grandma to many children in her Pensacola neighborhood. She was employed over the years as a mortgage loan officer, an insurance agent, a realtor and as an in-home caregiver.
She is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her children, Tamala L. Plott and Sidney E. Phillips, III; grandchildren, Shelby N. Hareza, Joshua C. Plott, Jodie L. Plott and Damien A. Hall; great-grandchildren, Avah R. Kearney and Colton H. Virgin; brother, Mike Hankins from Gilmer, Texas and a sister, Eva Pointer from Longview, Texas.
Richard Francis Willard, 61, of Milton, Florida passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019.
A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 12:00 pm at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504.
Jesse Edward Hollock, III, 63, of DeFuniak Springs, Florida passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019.
Harley (Day) Hartzog, 86, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019.
A Committal Service will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 9:30 am at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida. The procession will meet at 9:15 am at Olive Baptist Church-Warrington Campus, 103 West Winthrop Avenue, Pensacola, FL 32507.
Benjamin Nelson Pearce, 84, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019.
Kathryn R. Richwine, 90, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019.
Billy Joe Leak, 79, of Milton, Florida passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019.
Patricia (Patsy) Ann Wallace, 80, of Milton, Florida passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019.
Linda Mary Devito, 69, of Milton, Florida passed away on Thursday, March 28, 3019.
Michele R. Dillman, 74, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019. Mrs. Dillman was a native of South Bend, Indiana, one of nine children. Married in 1965 to Dewayne Dillman, she had two children, Mark and Dianne. The Dillmans moved to Pensacola in 1972.
An accomplished artist, Michele won awards and acclaim for her work in watercolor. She was showcased in local galleries and continued to create throughout her life. Working for the American Red Cross early in her life, Michele went on to become a valued team member at several companies throughout a career that included Hewlett-Packard and Sterling Fibers as a coordinator and office manager.
She is survived by her son, Mark Dillman of Los Angeles; daughter, Dianne Dillman of Pensacola; granddaughter, Shelby Dillman of San Diego along with seven siblings and a close circle of friends in Pensacola. A wonderful mother, wife and friend, Michele “Mickey” will be greatly missed. Her warm smile, creative energy and quick wit will forever grace those who had the pleasure of knowing her.
A memorial service will take place at a date yet to be determined.
Keauntay Lamar McNabb, 28, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, April 8, 2019 with visitation from 1:00 - 2:00pm and service at 2:00pm at Grace and Truth Prayer Temple, 5416 Sun Valley Drive, Pensacola, Florida 32505. The Repass will be held afterwards at The Cobb Center, 601 East Mallory Street, Pensacola, Florida 32503.
John R. Knoth, 71, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2019.
Mr. Knoth has lived in Gulf Breeze, Florida for the past 26 years and is previously from Chicago, IL.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Bleutcher Knoth and Eunice Dunning; sisters, Wanda Martin and Peggy West and his brother, Faye Knoth.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Gena Knoth; daughter, Diane (Jeff) Symon; sons, John Knoth, Jr., Anthony Knoth and Frank Knoth; grandchildren, Nicolette (Vince) Spillone, Joseph (Samantha) Symon, Christopher Symon, Brittany Knoth, Carly Knoth, Austin, Knoth, Landon Knoth and Skyler Bauer; great-grandchildren, Mason Symon, Joanna Symon and Christian Cox.
Samuel Albert Jones, 86, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2019.
Sandra Faye Haines, 64, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.
Shayla Mae Mead, 60, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.
Nancy Lee Trayler, 76, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on Monday, March 25, 2019.