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 noted by Tampa Tribune on November 4th, 2015 that Darrell Eugene Horney passed away in Lake Placid, Florida.  Horney was 76 years old and was born in Crawfordville, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Darrell Eugene's life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on October 30th, 2015 that Norma Geeting (Tompkins) died in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Geeting was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Norma's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on October 30th, 2015 that Freda Emogene "Gene" Mitchell (Stinnett) died in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Mitchell was 83 years old and was born in Acme, WV.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Freda Emogene "Gene"'s life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on October 25th, 2015 that William R "Bill" Brown passed on in Lake Placid, Florida.  Brown was 95 years old and was born in Atlanta, GA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William R "Bill"'s life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on October 25th, 2015 that Mary Lou Yonker (Whitehead) died in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Yonker was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Lou's life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on October 23rd, 2015 that Fayetta M Nutt (Trosper) perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Nutt was 76 years old and was born in Kayjay, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Fayetta M's life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on October 22nd, 2015 that Retha F Miss Sapp perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Sapp was 95 years old and was born in Texas City, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Retha F Miss's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on October 21st, 2015 that Mary Ellen Wierda (Ragatz) passed away in Lake Placid, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Ellen's life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on October 18th, 2015 that Anneliese G Clements (Goebel) passed on in Lake Placid, Florida.  Ms. Clements was 80 years old and was born in Schwabach, .  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Anneliese G's life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on October 18th, 2015 that Paul James Montgomery died in Lake Placid, Florida.  Montgomery was 72 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Paul James'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 ...
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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