Carlton Joshua Cadle, 90, of Sarasota, formerly of Rochester, N.Y., died November 13, 2007.
Carlton was born in County Wicklow, Ireland. He moved to Bradenton 35 years ago. He was in the retail furniture business from which he retired in 1990.
He is survived by his wife, Betty; his sister, Georgina Lynch, of Rochester, N.Y.; his two sons, Robert and his wife, Phyllis, of Rochester, N.Y. and Hal and his wife, Mary, of Sarasota; daughter, Bonnie and her husband, Bob Bayer, of Rochester, N.Y. and Sarasota; and one step-daughter, Nancy, and her husband, John Walton of Sarasota.
Carlton left 13 grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Carlton attended Faith Baptist Church of Sarasota, and was a member of the Rotary Club of Sarasota Sunrise Inc.
Memorial donations may be made to ''Tree of Joy'', c/o Sunrise Rotary, P.O. Box #595, Sarasota, FL 34230. This was a project that was very close to his heart and was established to help disadvantaged children at Christmas.
A Celebration of Life memorial service will be announced later. Palms-Robarts Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Nov. 20, 2007