Places

  • Lake Placid is also known as: Highlands County / Lake Placid town.

Facts

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Lake Placid Journal.

History

The town has two nicknames—"Town of Murals" and "The Caladium Capital of the World. " Lake Placid has more than 40 murals painted on buildings throughout the town, and 98 percent of the world's caladium bulbs come from Lake Placid. Lake Placid, which was formerly called Lake Stearns, was chartered on December 1, 1925. Dr. Melvil Dewey, the inventor of the Dewey Decimal System, and the founder of the Lake Placid Club, proposed that Lake Stearns change its name to Lake Placid. On April 29, 1927 the Lake Stearns Commissioners accepted Dr. Dewey's proposal to change the town's name from Lake Stearns to Lake Placid. Subsequently, they submitted a request to the Florida State Legislature. On June 6, 1927 the Town of Lake Stearns was chartered as Lake Placid. Lake Placid is located at 27°17′47″N 81°21′53″W / 27. 29639°N 81. 36472°W / 27. 29639; -81. 36472 (27. 296252, -81. 364817). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a...

The official website for the city of Lake Placid is http://www.lakeplacidfl.net/.

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Lake Placid, Florida.

Lake Placid Obituaries

It was written by Tampa Tribune on April 11th, 2016 that M Leon Vandiver died in Lake Placid, Florida.  Vandiver was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor M Leon's life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on April 3rd, 2016 that Martial R Gadbois passed away in Lake Placid, Florida.  Gadbois was 84 years old and was born in Cornwall, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Martial R's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on March 27th, 2016 that Janet Price (Armstrong) perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Janet's life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on March 23rd, 2016 that Shirley C Boyde (Thomason) perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Boyde was 72 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Shirley C's life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on March 18th, 2016 that Robert L Henson passed on in Lake Placid, Florida.  Henson was 76 years old and was born in Stark Co, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert L's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on March 12th, 2016 that Timothy Ellis perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ellis was 59 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Timothy's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on February 12th, 2016 that Malcolm Cinquino passed away in Lake Placid, Florida.  Cinquino was 72 years old and was born in Schenectady, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Malcolm's life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on January 31st, 2016 that Richard "Dick" Meggitt perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Meggitt was 86 years old and was born in Green Springs, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Richard "Dick"'s life.

It was reported on January 27th, 2016 that Edward L Hazelman perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Hazelman was 71 years old and was born in Pekin, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edward L's life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on January 27th, 2016 that Jean Marie Theobald (Fromholzer) passed on in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Theobald was 80 years old and was born in Pittsburgh, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jean Marie's life.

All Funeral Homes in Lake Placid

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Chandler Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Placid, WA 98185
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Michael A Brochetti Funeral Hm
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Placid, WA 98185
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Scott Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Placid, WA 98185

Lake Placid Funeral Home News

Katheryn Mae "Blackshear" Warren
Mrs. Warren is survived by: son and daughter-in-law: Larry and Crystal Warren of Newborn, GA; daughter and son-in-law: Linda and David Veley of Lake Placid, FL; daughter ... 2010 in the Chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home with Rev. Brad Ethridge officiating.
http://www.covnews.com/section/21/article/15135/

Samuel R. Licht
88, of Lake Placid, Florida and formerly of Richmond ... Arrangements entrusted to the Scott Funeral Home, Lake Placid.
http://www.newssun.com/Obituaries/110310-licht

Doris M. Stockman
Stockman, 88, of Lake Placid, Fla., formerly of Bloomer, died Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, in Florida. She was born Aug. 27 ... Stockman and Scott W. Stockman. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17 at the Northern Wisconsin Veterans ...
http://chippewa.com/news/local/obituaries/article_db9103fa-e76c-11df-9b3a-001cc4c03286.html

Doris Stockman
Stockman, 88, of Lake Placid, Fla., formerly of Bloomer died Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, in Florida. She was born Aug. 27 ... Stockman and Scott W. Stockman. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Northern Wisconsin Veteran's ...
http://www.leadertelegram.com/people/obituaries/article_9e71ad6d-6413-524e-a355-85f0d93a5e19.html

Rodney A. Ackroyd
After retiring from the State University of New York at Fredonia, Rodney and Ann enjoyed traveling to Florida to see their daughter and ... can be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 1166 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004. The family of the late Rodney ...
http://starbeacon.com/legacy/x2073118471/Rodney-A-Ackroyd

Alice R. Bickford
She was an avid New York Yankees fan, seeing games in Florida and at Yankee Stadium for her 85th ... services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28 at Clark Funeral Home in Lake Placid, with interment to follow at North Elba Cemetery.
http://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/521068/Alice-R--Bickford.html

Scott Funeral Home : Lake Placid, Florida (FL)
Scott Funeral Home provides complete funeral services to the local community.
http://www.scottfuneralservices.com/

Lake Placid Funeral Homes and funeral services in Florida
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About Lake Placid Florist<br>800-442-3343 - Lake Placid, FL ...
Lake Placid Florist<br>800-442-3343, Lake Placid, FL 33852 - Order flowers and gifts online safely and securely for all occasions in Lake Placid.
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Lake Placid, Florida 06786 Funeral Homes - Scott Funeral Home ...
Lake Placid, Florida 06786 Funeral Homes - Scott Funeral Home
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Fountain Chandler Funeral Home, Inc., Lake Placid
Find a map, directions and more for Fountain Chandler Funeral Home, Inc. in Lake Placid, FL.
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/herald/obituary-funeralhome.aspx?fh=fountain-chandler-funeral-home-inc&fhid=3137

About Kelley's Florist - Lake Placid, FL Florist
Kelley's Florist, Lake Placid, FL 33852 - Order flowers and gifts online safely and securely for all occasions in Lake Placid.
http://www.kelleysfloristlakeplacid.com/AboutUs.asp