April 30, 2009
Joan Ebersberger A memorial service will be held Friday, May 1, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 15600 Tamiami Trail North, Naples. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Naples Equestrian Challenge Inc. 206 Ridge Dr. Naples, Florida 34108 or to the Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 15600 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, Florida 34110. Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home 992-4982 Family Owned Since 1978.
March 27, 2009
For Americans, Gomorrah will play like every other Mafia epic - and no other Mafia epic. The movie is named for Sodom's sister city and for the crime syndicate Camorra, which has made a Gomorrah out of Naples, Italy. The director, Matteo Garrone, working in the charged, realistic style of his predecessor Francesco Rosi (Salvatore Giuliano), achieves a journalistic drive on a scale so broad that it takes your breath away. Like Rosi, Garrone puts together a machine-gun mosaic as he depicts the Camorra's domination of everything from public housing to toxic-waste disposal and high fashion.
April 20, 2008
George J. Strakes, age 84 died in Naples, FL on April 12, 2008. He was born in Chester, PA on December 4, 1923. George's family moved to Baltimore, MD when George was a teenager. George was a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art and later used the skills developed there along with a series of progressive experiences in sales and marketing to found an a
June 14, 2007
Helen M. Watkins, a retired human resources executive and former Annapolis resident, died June 3 of coronary-pulmonary disease at her Naples, Fla., home. She was 74. Helen Marie Knapp was born in Middletown, N.Y., and raised in Baltimore. She was a graduate of Forest Park High School. From 1971 to 1982, she was head of human resources for the Allegheny Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. in Baltimore. A Naples resident since 2005, she enjoyed collecting dolls, watching movies, cooking and gardening.
February 21, 2007
T heresa A."Terry" Crane A mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, Feb 26th at 10:30am at St. Finnbar Catholic Church, 13520 Tamiami Trail East. An additional memorial service will be held later in Taneytown, MD. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Naples, Inc, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105. Fuller Funeral Home Naples, Florida 239-417-5000.
July 31, 2006
On July 26, 2006, JOHN D. RAMBO, age 80. Born in Macon, GA and grew up in Talbotton and Columbus, GA. Auburn University Electrical Engineering graduate and Sigma Chi Fraternity member. World War II Veteran and regional salesman for many years in Baltimore for Bussman of St. Louis, MO and owner of Rambo Associates, Inc. An Elder at Moorings Presbyterian Church and member of Royal Poinciana Country Club, Sons of the American Revolution, and BArons of the Magna Carta. He loved golfing, fishing and hunting.