‘Bill’ Hager, former Boca City Council member and state rep, dies at age 74

By Dale King A memorial service will be held Monday morning in Detroit Lakes, Minn., for William Dean “Bill” Hager, 74, a former member of the Boca Raton City Council and eight-year member of the Florida House of Representatives from the Boca-Delray area, who died Wednesday, Oct. 13 at Sanford Health in Fargo, N.D. His lengthy career included More...

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By Online Staff AB On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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Theresa (Terri) Elizabeth Sansonetti

Theresa (Terri) Elizabeth Sansonetti, age 88, passed away peacefully at home on October 6th, 2021.  A native and longtime resident of Greenwich, Conn., Mrs. Sansonetti married Douglas F. Watson in 1955.  More...

By Online Staff AB On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Obituary for Shirley M Fogwell

Shirley Mae Fogwell, formerly of Greenwich, Connecticut, died in her sleep on Sunday, August 29, 2021 in Boca Raton, Florida at the age of 97. Born May 18, 1924 in Fall River, Massachusetts, daughter of More...

By Online Staff AB On Thursday, August 26th, 2021
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Obituary: Marilyn Kaplan Fox Gache

Marilyn Kaplan Fox Gache died on July 26, 2021, at her home in Delray Beach, Florida, at the age of 91. Marilyn was born February 23, 1930 to Samuel and Kate Kaplan of Long Beach, NY. She attended Long Beach High More...

By Online Staff AB On Thursday, August 5th, 2021
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Obituary: Joan D. Butler

Joan D. Butler passed away July 15, 2021 in Sarasota, Florida. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Thomas “Tom” Butler on November 19, 2019, in Port St. Lucie, Florida. She is survived by daughter, More...

By Online Staff AB On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
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Community mourns the loss of community Pillar – Malcolm Joel Dorman

August 6, 1941 – March 26, 2021 Dr. Malcolm Dorman, a world-renowned heart surgeon and pillar of South Florida’s Jewish community for over 40 years, tragically passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 More...

By Online Staff AB On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
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Boyce Woollard Morgan Billingsley

Boyce Woollard Morgan Billingsley passed away at her home in Bentonville, Arkansas on Thursday, March 18, 2021. She was born on October 27, 1931 in Memphis, Tennessee to Mildred Borum and DB Woollard, Jr. More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, November 9th, 2020
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David George Friedley: Honoring His Beautiful Life

David George Friedley, 88 years old, of Boynton Beach Florida passed away October 27, 2020 at JFK hospital. His mission in life was singing to the Lord, and sharing his faith with many people. He was born in More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, September 28th, 2020
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Boca Festival co-founder Charles Siemon dead at 74

By Dale King Boca Raton and South Florida have lost a knowledgeable member of the legal community, a land planner of considerable note and a lover of books, film, history and music who co-founded the Festival More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, September 17th, 2020
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Dr. Ira Gelb, FAU medical icon and Boca community leader, dies at 92

By: Dale King Dr. Ira Gelb was a man of medicine. But he was also a leader in the Boca Raton community, a physician who served his country in war years and served medical students at Florida Atlantic University More...