Dr. Adele Fiderer, of Longboat Key and Rye Brook, N.Y., died Jan. 12.
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church Menâ€™s Club held its annual Italian Night dinner on Jan. 22.
Dr. Donald Lemon, 101, of Longboat Key, died Jan. 2.
Robert Diamant, 92, formerly of Longboat Key, died Jan. 11.
Dr. Robert Morrison invented the soft contact lens and treated countless celebrities. His career began with the goal of being the best he could be.
The Temple Beth Israel Menâ€™s Club presented its New Orleans Jazz and Blues Night on Jan. 7. Kid Dutch and His Florida Friends played an upbeat set for the audience.
The Rev. Ray Woody, 84, of Sarasota, died Jan. 1.