Charles Wayne Ormsby


April 25, 2013

Charles Wayne Ormsby, 81, of Fort Myers, passed away Thursday, April 25, 2013. He was born January 28, 1932 in Indianapolis, IN and moved to Fort Myers from Zionsville, IN in 1980. He was a Marine Corps veteran during the Korean War. He owned and operated an advertising agency in both Indianapolis and Fort Myers. He was a member of the Church of the Cross in Fort Myers.

Mr. Ormsby leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 48 years, Patricia Ormsby; his step-son, James Elliott Andrews (Susan) of Nashville, TN; his children: Cathy Moore (John) of Upland, IN, Christie Robertson (Lee) and Lisa Elst (Peter), both of Indianapolis, IN. Also surviving are several grandchildren, including: Morgan Andrews, Caroline Andrews and Holland Andrews.

Memorial services will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Church of the Cross, 13500 Freshman Lane, Fort Myers (corner of Daniels Parkway and Freshman Lane).

Memorial contributions may be made to Organ Transplant Recipients of Southwest Florida or to Church of the Cross.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1589 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907, 239-936-0555. Online condolences may be made at:


Funeral Home

Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home and Cemetery
1589 Colonial Boulevard Fort Myers, FL 33907
(239) 936-0555

Published in The News-Press on Apr. 27, 2013