Charles Rupert Jamison, 91, of Longboat Key, died Dec. 29.
Edna Burke, 91, formerly of Longboat Key and Boston, died Jan. 2.
Part-time resident Joseph 'Joe' Bondi was a pioneer in middle-school education and father of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi.
Temple Beth Israel had its annual gala Sunday, Jan. 13, at Michael's on East. The theme, 'A Night at Grossinger's,' paid homage to the Catskills hotels.
Robert J. Weeks, 78, of Longboat Key and Sea Girt, N.J., died Dec. 23.
Fred Taich, 86, of Longboat Key, died Jan. 3.
Jim Herrington won four Michigan Emmys and a National Headliner Award during his career. He died Jan. 3.