Arturo Aulet, 85, of Englewood, Fla., died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
He was born Dec. 25, 1928, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arturo and Altagracia (nee Roman) Aulet.
Arturo moved to the area in 1994 from New Orleans, La. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, and was a retired Merchant Seaman.
Arturo is survived by his daughter, Dayna Collins of New Orleans; son-in-law, Allen Collins of New Orleans; and two grandchildren, Alana and Chason Collins. He was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Englewood.
Arrangements are by Lemon Bay Funeral Home and Cremation Services.