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Amy Carolyn Torres

October 25, 1961 ~ January 29, 2020 (age 58)

Obituary

TORRES, Amy Carolyn, 58, of Brooksville, Florida, passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at AdventHealth Hospice.
 
Born October 25, 1961 in Burlington, Ontario, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Warren R. & Reva (Cooper) Nellis.  She graduated high school in Northern Virginia in 1980 and went on to earn her master's degree.  She came to Brooksville 15 years ago, was a very dedicated teacher for Hernando County Schools, enjoyed quilting, reading, nature walks and was an avid Gator fan.  Amy had a great love of the Lord and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Brooksville.
 
She is survived by her husband, Kevin; her daughter, Sophia; sister and brother-in-law, Betsy & Eric Sweigard of Hacks Neck, Virginia; mother-in-law, Eileen Trongono of The Villages, Florida.
 
A Celebration of Life will take place at 12:00pm, Saturday, February 22, 2020 at First United Methodist Church of Brooksville.
 
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Operation Christmas Child, Compassion International, American Cancer Society, Heifer International, or FUMC Homeless College Students.
 
 
ARRANGEMENTS BY
MERRITT FUNERAL HOME
BROOKSVILLE, FLORIDA
(352)796-6699
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www.merrittfuneral.com
 
 
 

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Services

Celebration of Life
Saturday
February 22, 2020

12:00 PM
First United Methodist Church of Brooksville
109 South Broad Street
Brooksville, Florida 34601
Guaranteed delivery before the Celebration of Life begins

Donations

Operation Christmas Child
PO Box 3000, Boone NC 28607
Web: http://www.samaritanspurse.org

Compassion International
12290 Voyager Parkway, Colorado Springs CO 80921
Web: http://www.compassion.com

American Cancer Society
8159 S.R. 52, Hudson FL 34667
Tel: 1-727-863-1019
Web: http://www.cancer.org/

Heifer International
1 World Avenue, Little Rock AR 72202
Web: http://www.heifer.org

FUMC Homeless College Students
109 South Broad Street, Brooksville FL 34601
Web: http://www.fumcbrooksville.com

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