Welcome to the Edge

We are a local, subscriber-supported news organization.
Feel free to learn more about us, browse our free content,
or become a subscriber for as low as $1.75 a week.


Peter Daniel Strickland, 55

Oct. 2, 2014

Peter Daniel Strick­land, 55, of Engle­wood passed away Thurs­day, Oct. 2, 2014, at Faw­cett Memo­r­ial Hospital.

Born July 26, 1959, in Brooksville, Fla., Peter has been a life­long Florida res­i­dent. He moved to Engle­wood five years ago from Tampa.  Peter worked in the con­struc­tion indus­try and was an avid fisherman.

He is pre-deceased by his father, James Ormand Strick­land, and a brother, Ormand Lang Strickland.

Sur­vivors include his three chil­dren: Peter D. Strick­land II of New Orleans, La., Troy S. Strick­land of Engle­wood, and Torie Lynn Strick­land of Millen, Ga.; his mother, Lily M. Strick­land of Engle­wood; a sis­ter, Troy Elaine Parker of Engle­wood; and two grandchildren.

No ser­vice is planned at this time.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com