Louis LaBose (Louie) ,79, died in his home surrounded by his niece Robin Gedmin and his M.A.R.C. House family on Friday, June 27th at 11:30 p.m.
Louie was born on August 26, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio to Jack and Carolina LaBose. He spent most of his early years in Sunland Institution until moving to Key West in 1977 as one of the first MARC Group Home residents. Louie is survived by his niece Robin Gedmin, her son, Raymond, his wife Tammy and their children.
Louie left behind many friends at MARC and in the community, which remember him fondly for his steadfast work ethic, love of the woman in his life and his good natured disposition.
An informal service and celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, July 8th at 9 a.m. at St Mary's Basilica Catholic Church in Key West. Refreshments will follow the celebration at the Rainbow Café, 1401 Seminary St.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to M.A.R.C. Inc. Box 428 Key West, FL., 33041