Fannye â€œFranâ€ Caroline Baudner, of Longboat Key and Black Rock, Conn., died Jan. 8.
David Daneman III, 81, of Longboat Key, died Jan. 21.
Longboat Island Chapel held a memorial garden dedication ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 25, in honor of the late Rev. Jim Marsh. From 1973 to 1996, he served as pastor of the church and had a large impact on the congregation.
The congregation of Christ Church gathered on Friday, Jan. 24, to celebrate the Rev. Bruce Porterâ€™s years of service and spiritual guidance with a retirement party.
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Menâ€™s Club gathered for authentic Italian cuisine and a variety of wine on Thursday, Jan. 23, at Father Edward Pick Parish Hall. This year marks the fourth â€œItalian Nightâ€ for the group.
Robert Neher, 92, of Longboat Key, died Jan. 8.
Doris Lytle, 88, of Naples and formerly of Longboat Key and Andover, Mass., died Jan. 10.