Jacqueline H. (Jackie) DeGrange, 84 of Lake Como, Florida passed away at her home after a long illness on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. Jackie was born in Kutztown, Pa., on April 14, 1932 to the late Truman and Evelyn Horner. She was an avid book reader and an astute businesswoman all her life. Jackie and her husband owned and operated a refuse company where she kept the books meticulously. Jackie was a woman of faith and charter member of Hope Lutheran Church in Satsuma, Fl. She started a women's bible […]
Donald E. (Don) Shepherd, 92 of Palatka, Florida went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at his home. Don was born in Manistee, MI on November 26, 1923 to the late John W. and Violet B. Shepherd. He was a World War II Veteran and served in the United States Army. He was an infantry radio operator in the Army. Don loved woodworking and he built five beautiful homes and a grandfather clock. He and his wife loved to travel. Don was a member of […]
Nettie Bordeaux Waters, age 89, died on October 9, 2016 at Haven Hospice of the Lakes in Palatka, Florida. From her birth on July 25, 1927 to her death, she nourished the people around her with love, conversation, and delicious southern style home-cooking. She was born on a farm in Douglas, Georgia, to Tishie Harper and George Washington Bordeaux. Nettie spent her childhood cooking and baking with her mother, tending to her family’s crops and livestock, and looking after her younger brothers, Wiley and Wilbert. Nettie moved to Palatka, Florida […]
Brian S. Harris II, 27 of Satsuma, Florida passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Brian was born in Jacksonville, Florida to Brian S.Harris and Joyce Montonye. He loved to fish, draw,listen to music, work, and make people laugh. Brian is survived by his parents, Brian S. Harris of Green Cove Springs, Fl.; mother, Joyce E. and Alan Montonye (Brian's dad) of Satsuma, Fl.; children, Ella and Stephen Harris; four sisters, Lindsey Kerwin, Echo Prince, Breanne Harris, and Autumn Harris. Service will be private. Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center is […]
Joseph B Ostopowitz age 93 of Palatka, Florida passed away October 3, 2016. Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Center of San Mateo, Florida is entrusted with Joseph's Veteran burial Arrangements. Burial at Jacksonville National Cemetery in Jacksonville Florida on Friday October 14, 2016 1 PM. Condolences and Memories may be shared with the family at wattsfuneralhomes.com.
Joyce Stewart, 64 of East Palatka, Florida passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016. Joyce was born in Charleston, South Carolina to Walter B.and Lillian Hunter. She loved crafts karaoke, and her dogs. She is preceded in death by her father, Walter B. Hunter Jr. Survivors are her mother, Lillian Hunter of Ladson, SC.; son, Jason L. Hill and wife, Melissa of Jacksonville, Fl.; one daughter, Dena J. Johns and husband Aaron of Satsuma, Fl.; sisters, Barbara H. Rushmeyer and husband, Dale of Goose Creek, SC.; Laura H. Wooldridge and husband, Chris of Ladson, SC; […]