BAULDREE – Lavinia “Vinnie” Mary Brough, Stermen, Kuyper, Bauldree, age 88, went home to be with the Lord on January 13, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents Albert and Elsie Brough, brother Albert Brough, and husband John Bauldree.
She is survived by her sister Elizabeth DuBois and brother Graham Brough (Sally) and niece Allison. She is survived by her son David Stermen (Debbie) of West Palm Beach and grandsons Daniel Stermen (Danielle) of Orlando and Davin Stermen of Tampa. Vinnie was born in Birmingham, England in 1926. She survived the Blitz Bombings of WWII and came to the U.S. as a war bride. She lived in Bridgeton, New Jersey until she moved to the Orlando/Kissimmee area. She worked at the Orlando Public Library (Orlando and Kissimmee) for 27 years before retiring. Vinnie enchanted children for many years with her British accent as she conducted the children’s Thursday reading hour. She loved the Lord Jesus, to spread his word and to witness to others. She had a great compassion for animals and took in many strays, had them fixed and found them homes.
In lieu of flowers please send gifts to the Humane Society of the United States, Orlando Rescue Mission or Salvation Army in her name.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m., on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at The Osceola Memory Gardens Funeral Home Kissimmee Chapel. conducted by her pastor Dan Luehrs
Arrangements under the direction of Osceola Memory Gardens Funeral Homes, Cemetery and Crematory, 1717 Old Boggy Creek Road, Kissimmee, FL 34744. Online condolences may be made at:
HOLLIS – Louis Charles Hollis, age 70, passed away on Friday, February 6, 2015. Charlie is survived by his wife Cindy Greene Hollis; three sons, Louis Charles Hollis, Jr., (Natalie), Brandon Charles Hollis (Tara) and Christopher Ryan Hollis; one brother, David Hollis; three grandchildren: Codie Jane Hollis, Louis Charles Hollis, III and Kaine Faircloth. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Fisk Funeral Home in St. Cloud on February 21st, 2015 at 2 pm. The service will include a sharing of words and thoughts in memory of Charlie. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Heart Assoc. or the Florida Conservation Assoc. Arrangements under the care of Fisk Funeral Home, 1107 Massachusetts Ave., St. Cloud, FL 34769 on line condolences can be made to: www.fiskfh.com
TYRRELL – Linda ‘Kay’ Tyrrell Born 12/26/1942 in Ottumwa Iowa Passed 2/9/2015 in Kissimmee, Fl. Registered Nurse at Osceola Regional Hospital for 28 years. She was a member of the D.A.R. Survived by her husband Calvin “Cal” Tyrrell, her sister Pat Rose of Wickford R.I., son’s family Robert & Carrie Tyrrell of St. Cloud, grandson Joshua Tyrrell. Daughter’s family Kimberley & John Wayne Sexton of St. Cloud, Grandsons Justin W. Sexton of St Cloud, Bryan A. and Jenna Sexton United States Army, Fort Riley Kansas, Uncle and aunt, F.G. “Pat” and Gladys Karr of Albia Iowa.
Kay & Cal met in 1956 in North Kingstown R.I. while Cal was in high school and Kay was in Jr. High. They went steady until they became engaged in 1961when Kay was a senior in high school. After graduation from High School she and her sister attended Cosmetology School in Providence R.I. and graduated in August of 1962. Kay and Cal were married on Sept. 15, 1962 and lived in Saunderstown R.I. They moved to Kissimmee with their children, Robert and Kimberly in July of 1971. Kay went to work at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home and attended Licensed Practical Nursing School in Orlando to receive her L.P.N. certification. She continued working there as a L.P.N until taking a position in the Oak Street Community Hospital later to become Osceola Regional Hospital. She later attended Polk Community College where she obtained her As. Degree as a Registered Nurse in 1981. She worked at Osceola Regional Hospital as a R.N. for the next 28 years. She continued her education and worked as an emergency room nurse, operating room recovery nurse, a floor charge nurse and other nursing fields in the hospital until being forced to retire after her first heart attack in 2005.
Memorial services will be held on February 14, 2015 at 3 pm, at Conrad and Thompson Funeral Home located at 511 Emmett St, Kissimmee, FL. by Pastor Rodney Rowe. The family asks in lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Heart Association in Kay Tyrrell’s name.
The Tyrrell family is being cared for by Conrad & Thompson Funeral Home, 511 Emmett Street, Kissimmee, FL. 34741