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Obituaries

  • Visitation will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16, immediately followed by a service at Englewood Community Funeral Home

    Visitation will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16, immediately followed by a service at Englewood Community Funeral Home

Virginia L. Layman, 100

July 12, 2015

Visitation will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16, immediately followed by a service at Englewood Community Funeral Home

Vis­i­ta­tion will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thurs­day, July 16, imme­di­ately fol­lowed by a ser­vice at Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home

Vir­ginia Lee Lay­man, 100, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away Sun­day, July 12, 2015, at Pine­brook Rehab & Nurs­ing Cen­ter in Venice.

She was born Oct. 13, 1914, in High­land County, Ohio, to Roy C. and Lydia E. (Clyburn) Warnock.

Vir­ginia had been a res­i­dent of Engle­wood since 1968, com­ing from Hills­boro, Ohio. She was a real estate bro­ker and opened Vir­ginia Lay­man Realty in 1969, retir­ing in 1990. Mrs. Lay­man was a mem­ber of the East Engle­wood Church of Christ. Her hob­bies included quilt­ing, play­ing cards, word search puz­zles and cross word puzzles.

Sur­vivors include her chil­dren, Fred Bar­rett of Engle­wood and Cathryn Harper of North Port; her sis­ter, Iso­bel Robin­son of Braden­ton; six grand­chil­dren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thurs­day, July 16, imme­di­ately fol­lowed by a ser­vice at Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. 3070 S. McCall Road. Bur­ial will be held in Barnes Ceme­tery in Hills­boro, Ohio.

Mrs. Lay­man requested expres­sions of sym­pa­thy be made to Engle­wood East Church of Christ 9600 Gulf­stream Blvd., Engle­wood, FL 34224.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com