Regina “Jean” Spence, a long time friend and benefactor of the George Snow Scholarship Fund passed away on December 8, 2010. Mrs. Spence provided funding which was used to underwrite the Jean Spence Scholarships. These scholarships enabled dozens of deserving young people’s college educations. Ms. Spence was extremely generous to many charitable organizations in our…

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Margaux Walker Schehr was born on December 20, 1982 and came home from the hospital on Christmas Eve in a Christmas stocking decorated with angels. At the time, Margaux was a 7th grader at Omni Middle School and the goalie for the City of Boca Raton traveling soccer team. Margaux was so smart, so funny, so beautiful, and so…

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Eulogy Johnny’s Journey Eulogy by Frank Rodriguez Johnny Rodriguez Memorial Service April 23, 2005 We are here this morning because my brother Johnny had an accident on Friday April 8th while kayaking the Zambezi River that runs between the countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Uncle Johnny is in Heaven riding dinosaurs. A few days ago,…

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The Grant Markfield Memorial Scholarship was created to honor the memory of Grant Markfield. Grant was pursing his love for the culinary arts at the Florida Culinary Institute when he passed away. Alan Markfield recited this eulogy for his son Grant at a memorial/funeral service on Thursday, November 21st. Grant was my hero. I told…

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A World War II army veteran and New Jersey native, Dominick Casso received his military training in South Florida. Following the war, Dominick pursued a vocational program in the Sheet Metal trade. During his 25-year career as an accomplished welder, he mentored numerous apprentices in the field. When he retired, Dominick returned to South Florida…

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On December 16, 2016, the George Snow Scholarship Fund and the community of Boca Raton lost one of its great ladies after a courageous battle with cancer. Mary and the Veccia and Babione families are our organization’s most loyal and enthusiastic supporters. While Mary was here on this earth she humbly and modestly filled our…

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Linnea Soderlund Coblentz was received in the arms of her Lord on Dec. 4, 2018. Linnea was 88 years old. She was born on May 27, 1930, in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents were Elizabeth Frances Soderlund and Carl Edward Soderlund. Linnea married Donald Raymond Coblentz “Don” on January 22, 1955, in Chicago, Illinois. Their first…

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