Our Memorial Page

In Memory of Family and Friends


            • For those gone in presence, but here in essence. 
            • This light shines as a symbol of lives and loves remembered.
            • Each of us makes a difference in this world.

Shirley Creitz

Shirley Creitz
 - 2011
Moved to the Villages from Bethlehem, Pa in 2004.  Formerly a Radiologist &; Nuclear Medicine Technologist. She loved animals, gardening, and being a member of the Rainbow Club.

Nancy Hewitt

Nancy Hewitt 

1951 - 2014

Nancy was born in N.Y., summered in Connecticut, went to Florida to attend college and stayed here. Nancy worked as a Microsoft rep for several years and then at The Villages Hospital as a lab tech.  She loved golf, softball, reading by the pool, and most of all her dog Ripley.












Alfred Petrosky

Alfred "Butch" Petroksky
1941 - 2011
Al was born in Pottsville, PA and moved to the Villages in 2004 from Montgomeryville, PA. He was active in The Rainbow Family Club and enjoyed arts and crafts and watching old movies.  Survivors include his companion, John L. Mabus; son Mark Petrosky, from Bennington VT; and borther Robert Petrosky from Reno NV.

Jean LaPlante

Jean LaPlante
1948 - 2013
 Survived by her partner, Pam Costello and two brothers.  May we all remember Jean's ready smile, her lovely alto voice, her love for animals, and her gentle spirit. 

Cathyann Wyman

Cathyann Wyman
1957 - 2013
Come walk with me along the sea 
Where dusk sits on the land,
And search with me for shells are free
And treasures hide in sand

Marti Ziegler

1952 - 2014

Former CPA and avid golfer


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