Obituaries

  • William James Donnelly, Jr. May 26, 1950 ~ May 13, 2021

    William J. Donnelly, Jr. 70, of Vero Beach passed away on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at the Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital. He was born in Waterford Township, Michigan to the late William and Lillian Donnelly. He graduated 1968 from Waterford Township High School. He was a gradate of the Police Academy in Detroit, Michigan […]

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  • John J. Conforti February 07, 1934 ~ May 10, 2021

    John J. Conforti, also known as Jon, 87, died peacefully at home from post-Covid related complications on May 10, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Marie and his brother, William (wife Joan) and several nieces and nephews. His father, William Conforti; mother, Helen Scznesey; stepmother, Clotilda D’Talia; sister, Mary Kuklis and brother, Joseph predeceased […]

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  • Kathleen “Cookie” Geyer March 14, 1940 ~ May 06, 2021

    Kathleen “Cookie” Geyer, 81, of Vero Beach, FL passed away peacefully in her home on May 6, 2021. She was born March 14, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY and moved from Long Island, NY to Vero Beach, FL in 1976. Cookie started as a bus driver for the Indian River County School District. In the beginning […]

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  • Dorothy M. Coakley September 04, 1923 ~ May 11, 2021

    Dorothy M. Coakley, 97, of Vero Beach died May 11, 2021 at Palm Garden of Vero Beach. Dorothy was born September 4, 1923 in Eastport, Maine and was a resident of Vero Beach.  She is survived by her son Joe and daughter in law, Judy Coakley also of Vero Beach. At the request of the […]

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  • Norman Sussman May 16, 1945 ~ May 06, 2021

    Dear Colleagues, It is with great sadness that we write to let you know of the passing of our friend and colleague, Norman Sussman, MD, an esteemed member of our faculty in the Department of Psychiatry for nearly 40 years. Norm spent the first two years of his life in a displaced persons camp in […]

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  • Robert Lee Gilbert May 30, 1932 ~ May 10, 2021

    Robert Lee Gilbert, age 88, passed away peacefully on May 10, 2021 at VNA Hospice House of Vero Beach. He was born May 30, 1932 in Imboden, Virginia to the late John F. Gilbert and Mossie Caudill Herron. He lived in Big Stone Gap, Virginia and Dayton, Ohio before moving to Vero Beach, Florida in […]

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  • Dewitt C. Hauser, III September 17, 1949 ~ May 01, 2021

    Dewitt Clinton Hauser III, age 71, passed away Saturday May 1st, 2021. He was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and moved from Sharpsburg, Georgia. He was a graduate of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Dewitt was a Major in the United States military and retired after twenty plus years of service. He was […]

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  • Harold R. “Ted” Chenault, Jr. October 06, 1933 ~ May 08, 2021

    Harold R. “Ted” Chenault, Jr. died peacefully on May 8, 2021, at Indian River Estates, with his daughters at his side. Ted was born in Louisville, KY on October 6, 1933, the son of Harold and Sarah Burrus Chenault.  He contracted polio in August 1954 before his senior year of college.  Although polio left him […]

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  • Leighton E. Wright January 20, 1943 ~ April 30, 2021

    Leighton E. Wright, age 78, passed away April 30, 2021 at Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital. He was born January 20, 1943 in Kingston, Jamaica. Arrangements are by Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home & Crematory.

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  • Charles Alexander Hastings January 13, 1934 ~ April 27, 2021

    Charles Alexander Hastings, 87, of Vero Beach Florida passed away Tuesday April 27, 2021. Charles (Charlie/Fuz) was born January 13, 1934 in Wheeling, West Virginia to Harold and Lucille Hastings. Charles was a graduate of Choate school for boys, and later graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Architecture. He then relocated to […]

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