Richard 'Dick' Cline
Richard "Dick" Cline, 61, of Holmes Beach and formerly of Bradenton, died Aug. 26.
Born in San Diego, Calif., Mr. Cline came to Holmes Beach from Bradenton in 2002. He was a member of the Anna Maria Island Privateers and was the organization's liason to the Islandwide Blood Drive among other duties. He was known to the Privateers as "Red Dog."
There will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Anna Maria Island Privateers Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1238, Holmes Beach FL 34218. Brown and Sons Funeral Home, 43rd Street Chapel, was in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by wife Liz Christie-Cline; daughters Susan Rhodes and Amy Cline, both of St. Louis, Mo.; stepsons Steven Engelsen of Fort Eustus, Va., and James Engelsen of Bradenton; sister Martha Wildman of Bradenton; and eight grandchildren.
E. John Letendre
E. John Letendre, 85, of Bradenton Beach, died Aug. 23.
Mr. Letendre was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bradenton. Burial will take place in Manchester, N.H. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southwest Florida, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota FL 34238.
He is survived by niece Jeanne Roberts of Bradenton Beach.
Hilda T. H. Newhart
Hilda T. H. Newhart, 95, of Holmes Beach, died Aug. 14.
Formerly a hat designer, Mrs. Newhart was an avid player of tennis and golf - shooing a hole-in-one at the Key Royale Golf Club - as well as being an artist, swimmer and knitter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southwest Florida, 3355 26th St. W., Bradenton, FL 34205.
She is survived by Barry, Elaine and family.