E. Muriel Thayer, 100, of Longboat Key, died Sept. 26.
The late philanthropist dedicated her life to connecting the community.
Lamont Dell Fogt, 92, formerly of Longboat Key, died Sept. 1.
Arthur Brock, 90, of Sarasota and formerly of Longboat Key and New Rochelle, N.Y., died Sept. 22.
Tana Sandefur, 81, of Sarasota and formerly of Longboat Key, died Sept. 24.
Ed Brickman was a jeweler, a teacher â€” and a lifelong learner.
From the beginning, Longboat Key Turtle Watchâ€™s â€œTop Turtleâ€ Orville Clayton kept both turtles and volunteers on track.