Places

  • Fort Myers is also known as: Lee County / Fort Myers city.

  • Fort Myers tourist attractions include: Edison and Ford Winter Estates, Murphy-Burroughs House, City of Palms Park, Hammond Stadium, and Lakes Regional Park.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Connie Mack IV (politician), Deion Sanders (baseball player and american football player), Plies (rapper), Tommy Watkins (baseball player), Terrence Cody (american football player and athlete), Noel Devine (american football player), and Haley Bennett (singer and actor).

History

23 percent increase over the 2000 figure. The city is one of two major cities that make up the Cape Coral-Fort Myers Metropolitan Statistical Area, the other being Cape Coral. The 2010 population for the metropolitan area was 618,754. Established in 1886, Fort Myers is the historical and governmental hub of Lee County. It is the gateway to the Southwest Florida region, which is a major tourist destination in Florida. The winter homes of Thomas Edison (Seminole Lodge) and Henry Ford (The Mangoes), which are both primary tourist attractions in the region, are located on McGregor Boulevard in Fort Myers. On August 13, 2004, Fort Myers was struck by Hurricane Charley, a Category 4 hurricane that made landfall north of the area. In 2005, Hurricane Wilma struck south of Naples, but caused extensive damage nonetheless in Fort Myers and its southern suburbs. Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) is located southeast of the city in South Fort Myers, near Gateway and Lehigh Acres. Fort Myers was one of the first forts built along the...

The official website for the city of Fort Myers is http://www.cityftmyers.com/.

There are currently 16 funeral home listings for the city of Fort Myers, Florida. Looking for Fort Myers cemeteries?

Fort Myers Obituaries

It was written on May 26th, 2016 that Leonard O Downes passed on in Fort Myers, Florida.  Downes was 92 years old and was born in Elizabeth, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Leonard O's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 22nd, 2016 that Robert Gilman Weinland died in Fort Myers, Florida.  Weinland was 79 years old and was born in Somerville, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert Gilman's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on May 21st, 2016 that Larry D Riddle passed on in Fort Myers, Florida.  Riddle was 78 years old and was born in Peoria, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Larry D's life.

It was revealed on May 6th, 2016 that Georgia May Robinson (Levin) died in Fort Myers, Florida.  Ms. Robinson was 89 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Georgia May's life.

It was disclosed on May 4th, 2016 that William "Bill" Edwards passed away in Fort Myers, Florida.  Edwards was 79 years old and was born in DuQuoin, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William "Bill"'s life.

It was revealed on April 26th, 2016 that Daniel J Maggi perished in Fort Myers, Florida.  Maggi was 61 years old and was born in Evanston, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Daniel J's life.

It was disclosed on April 19th, 2016 that Monica M Hengst (Pawlak) perished in Fort Myers, Florida.  Ms. Hengst was 69 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Monica M's life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on April 14th, 2016 that Hazel Colding (Keene) died in Fort Myers, Florida.  Ms. Colding was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Hazel's life.

It was revealed on April 4th, 2016 that Robert Ryland Betcher perished in Fort Myers, Florida.  Betcher was 46 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert Ryland's life.

It was disclosed on April 3rd, 2016 that John T Palmieri passed on in Fort Myers, Florida.  Palmieri was 87 years old and was born in Providence, RI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John T's life.

All Funeral Homes in Fort Myers

Boyd James C Funeral Home Incorporated

For over 50 years, our family has been committed to providing only top quality services to our client families. While being caring and supportive, we are here to guide you every step of the way during these unfortunate times.

Gendron Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc.

Kindness : Caring : Service : Satisfaction.  The Gendron Family has recently opened their latest facility which provides the highest level of funeral and cremation service with the utmost attention to detail.  Funeral and Cremation costs at Gendron Funeral Home are kept low by focusing the attention to detail on customers and services at a convenient location that is not intimidating to families.

Fuller Funeral Home Cremation Service

Fuller Metz Funeral & Cremation Service traces its roots back, deep into the early days of Cape Coral. As the first funeral home in Cape Coral, we continue the tradition of serving families nearly five decades later. The first facility was...

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Akin Davis Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Anderson Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Barrett Funeral Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Boyd James C Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Fort Myers Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Fort Myers Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Gallaher American Family Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Gendron Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc.
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Golf Coast Mortuary Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Harvey Engelhardt Metz Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Hickson Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
Horizon Funeral Home & Cremation Center
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Lee Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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National Cremation Society
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
National Cremation Society
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185
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Phil Kiser Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Myers, WA 98185

Fort Myers Funeral Home News

Florida House: Steube, Rouson, Roberson win
Roberson, 66, has represented District 71 which includes much of Charlotte County along with North Port , portions of Englewood and a small part of North Fort Myers since 2008. The district mostly consists of GOP seniors. Roberson, who owns a ...
http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20101102/BREAKING/101109924/-1/news?Title=Florida-House-Steube-Rouson-Roberson-win

Funeral Service for Fara Amsalem, Fort Myers and
Funeral Service for Fara Amsalem, Fort Myers and Winchester, Kentucky, daughter of Jim A. Stivers, Frankfort, Jeannette Sloat of Winchester are incomplete at this time. Amsalem, of Fort Myers, was killed and two of her children were injured in the crash ...
http://www.state-journal.com/news/simple_article/4906600

House District 71: Incumbent Roberson, 66, faces Saltman, 29
Cape Coral and North Fort Myers residents will help elect either an incumbent Republican or his Democrat opponent for the state House District 71 seat. The Republican, Kenneth L. Roberson, 66, a funeral home ... protecting Florida beaches by supporting a ...
http://www.news-press.com/article/20101102/NEWS0107/311020008/1075/House-District-71--Incumbent-Roberson--66--faces-Saltman--29

House District 71: Incumbent Roberson credits principles for victory
9:55 P.M. UPDATE Incumbent Kenneth Roberson said he looks forward to working with fellow members in the state Legislature to get Floridas economy back ... five precincts in Cape Coral and North Fort Myers in Lee County and encompasses parts of ...
http://www.news-press.com/article/20101102/NEWS0107/311020008/1075/House-District-71--Incumbent-Roberson-credits-principles-for-victory

Virginia Worrall, 67, of Cape Coral, Fla.
The viewing and celebration of her life will be held Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home ... her memory to Hope Hospice at 9470 Health Park Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908; or to The American Cancer Society
http://www.pottsmerc.com/articles/2010/11/01/obituaries/srv0000009830811.txt?viewmode=2

Former Crestline President Lawrence T. Riordan Dies
He is survived by his wife, Kathy, of Wausau and Three Lakes, Wisconsin, and Fort Myers, Florida; four children ... Father Thomas W. Riordan. Funeral and burial arrangements are currently pending.
http://open.salon.com/blog/kathy_riordan/2010/11/02/former_crestline_president_lawrence_t_riordan_dies

Fort Myers Memorial Gardens
At Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home and Cemetery, we know that making funeral and cemetery arrangements can take a toll on your family. ...
http://www.fortmyersmemorial.com/

Fort Myers Funeral Homes and funeral services in Florida
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Horizon Funeral Home : Ft. Myers, Florida (FL)
Now with our purchase of Horizon Funeral Home, we can provide dignified services ... We are located at 1605 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907. Call 24 hours (239) 939-0050 ...
http://www.horizonfunerals.com/

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