• Margaret V. Oder

    Margaret V. Oder, 94 of Cedar Key, died at Haven Hospice of the Tri Counties in Chiefland with her family by her side.

    She is survived by her daughters, Christine Shewey of Bronson and Deborah (William) Alford of Cedar Key; four grandchildren; four great- grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews and was a second mother to many.

    Services were Aug. 4 at Cedar Key United Methodist Church in Cedar Key. Interment followed at the Cedar Key Cemetery.

    Langford-Rogers Memorial Funeral Home, Chiefland, was in charge of arrangements.

  • Dennis Patrick Carroll

    Dennis Patrick Carroll, 74, of Cedar Key, died Sunday, July 19, 2015 after a courageous 25-year battle with Parkinson's Disease.

    He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Janet; sons, Mike (Cara), Rob (Brenda) and Tim (Rebecca); three grandchildren (Chris, Nick and Colt) and

    sister, Barbara.

    A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 25 at Cedar Key United Methodist Church (State Road 24 at 4th St).

  • William Ed Sherrouse Sr.

    William Ed Sherrouse Sr., 61, of Atlanta died Sunday, July 5, 2015 after an ongoing struggle with lung cancer.

    He is survived by his children and stepchildren, Ed (Mary) Sherrouse Jr., Rory (Crystal) Sherrouse, Jennifer Sherrouse, Michael (Valerie) Sherrouse, Destiny Sparrow, Robert Sparrow; brother, Shelton (Peggy) Sherrouse; 10 grandchildren; a niece; a nephew and numerous great nephews and nieces, and his grand-pup and best friend, Henry.

    The family will receive friends at Knauff Funeral Home, Williston Thursday from 6 – 8 p.m.

  • Foley celebration of life

     Friends and family of Jack Foley are invited to attend a celebration of his life at 2 p.m. Nov. 16 at Knauff Funeral Home, 715 W. Park Ave.,  Chiefland. 

    A potluck dinner will follow at the Foley home. Call 493-1567 for more information.

  • Hillje memorial service planned

    A memorial service will be held for Edward Hillje on Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. at the Church of Christ in Cedar Key.



  • Mary Ann Delaino’s name will carry on

    Mary Ann Delaino, 94, beloved citizen of Cedar Key, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012.

    Having touched the lives of many, she was born in Madison, on Nov. 11, 1917. She graduated from Florida State College for Women in 1937. She later received her Master’s Degree in Library Science from the University of Florida.

  • Obituaries for the week of July 26

    Marvin Harrington

    Marvin Guy Harrington, 63, died Monday, July 10, 2012 at his home following an extended illness.
    He was born in Easton, Md. And moved to Cedar Key in 1963.
    He was a cabinet maker and a  Vietnam veteran. He was an avid gardener, loved nature and animals. He was a member of the American Legion.
    Survivors include his wife, Alexis Harrington; daughter Mary Harrington; daughter, Meagan Harrington; sisters,  Joan Fansler and Mary Williams; brother, Ray Harrington and granddaughter,  Alexandra Harrington.

  • Gene Malinowski

    Gene Malinowski, 77, of Cedar Key died at the Select Specialty Hospital in Gainesville.  
    He was born in Detroit, Mich.  Feb. 13, 1935 to the late Frank and Angeline (Solek) Malinowski.  
    He was living in Mansfield Ohio in 2005 when he moved to Cedar Key.
     He attended St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Chiefland, was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was an engineering professor at Ohio State University.  He enjoyed fishing, gardening, sailing, art, photography and loved old cars.

  • Rick Booth

    Harold Richard “Rick” Booth, 61, of McDonough, Ga., died May 21, 2012.
    He was born and raised in Cedar Key, the son of the late William Willis and Ruth Morgan Booth.
    He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, fishing, history, genealogy, fossils and was known for his patriotism.

  • Capt. Robert Blackdurn Crane

     Capt. Robert Blackdurn Crane, 88, died at Haven Hospice on Saturday, May 26, 2012, in Gainesville. Crane was born in Grosse Point, Mich., on Jan. 11, 1924.